Software Developer/Malware Reverser

2 months ago
Required Clearance
Employment Type
Full Time
Hiring Company
GDMS - Legacy GDAIS Rate Structure

Basic Qualifications

Required Skills:

  • Experience developing in Python, C, C++, and/or C#
  • Capable of Python scripting to automate analysis and reverse engineering tasks
  • Understanding of x86, ARM, and x64 architectures
  • Understanding of network protocols and networking concepts
  • Strong understanding of Windows Operating System Internals and Windows APIs
  • Understanding of the PE file format and experience parsing structured or unstructured data
  • Experience with Windows system programming, driver development and/or IDAPython
  • Understanding of software engineering methodologies
  • Strong initiative, problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Excellent writing and communication skills 

Education Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.


Clearance Requirements:

Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Responsibilities for this Position

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.


Are you a Software developer with a strong background in debugging?  Does the idea of figuring out how malware works sound exciting to you?  If this is you, General Dynamics Mission Systems is the place for you. 


We are hiring for a Software Developer/Malware Reverser  to work on a long-standing Cyber program. This is an opportunity for malware reversers or low-detail-level software developers to move toward malware reverse engineering analysis. Candidates should have an in-depth understanding of low level programming in C, C++ or Assembly and a desire to build upon that skill set to become a malware reverse engineer. Must possess the ability to will work both independently and as a team to develop custom malware analysis tools, and support existing malware analysis infrastructure to meet mission deadlines. Candidates should be highly motivated with an interest in continuously learning and improving their skills.This person must be able to operate both in a team setting as well as independently. The selected candidate will conduct forensic examinations in accordance with established guidelines and procedures.


General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed clients to carry out this high-stakes national security mission. The selected candidate will perform forensic analysis of digital information for General Dynamics Mission Systems. The Software Developer/Malware Reverser will enhance one’s skill-set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues.




Company Overview

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.


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