Monday , April 22 2024

Central Intelligence Agency Jobs – Cyber Security Researcher

Website Central Intelligence Agency

Job Description:

  • As a Cyber Security Researcher for CIA, you will focus in the cyber arena and specialize in the design, development, integration, and deployment of cutting edge tools, techniques, and systems to support cyber operations and other intelligence activities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Leveraging advanced knowledge and tradecraft with regards to computer and network security, Cyber Security Researchers produce creative, innovative, and elegant solutions to some of the toughest challenges.
  • You will utilize your technical skills, imagination, ingenuity, initiative, and expertise to help develop, support, and execute the Agency’s intelligence mission.
  • Most positions are located in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, but opportunities to serve and travel overseas exist as your career and abilities develop.

Job Requirements:

  • At the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), we recognize our Nation’s strength comes from the diversity of its people.
  • People from a broad range of backgrounds and viewpoints work at CIA, and our diverse teams are the reason we can keep our country safe.
  • Operating system concepts (UNIX/Linux, Windows, iOS, or Android) such as Security models, File systems, Process management and isolation,
  • Inter-process communication, Networking, Cryptography
  • Computer science fundamentals and software development best practices
  • Basic Computer Network Exploitation (CNE) and Computer Network Attack (CNA) techniques and terminology
  • Ability to design, develop, debug, and maintain a diverse portfolio of programs written in C/C++, using modern software development tools and methodologies
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment with competing and ever shifting priorities
  • Ability to identify and manage risk
  • Ability to demonstrated technical leadership
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, especially the ability to articulate technical requirements to a non-technical audience

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields or related studies:
  • Computer engineering
  • Computer science
  • Electrical engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Or, five (5) years of hands on professional experience in one of the following fields (Offensive security, System level software development)
  • At least a 3.0 GPA on a 4-point scale
  • 3 years of experience with a system programming language (preferably C or C++)

Job Details:

Company: Central Intelligence Agency

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: San Antonio, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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