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  • Security Engineer Technical Lead (Top Secret)

    FireEye, Inc.

    FireEye is seeking high caliber and motivated individuals to join an elite Special Projects team who focus on developing capabilities to enable clients to achieve their mission. Originally created as a dream team of rockstars found within FireEye Mandiant’s Consulting practice, Special Projects now contains Subject Matter Experts in various disciplines; including Digital Forensics, Software Development, Vulnerability Research, Reverse Engineering, and Software/Hardware Engineering. Our strength is in our diversity of expertise we bring to bear on tasks. We value the variety of experience each team member brings and how an alternative point-of-view can turn a project from mediocre to exceptional. We only take on projects that we are passionate about, because passion fuels excellence and innovation. We also only take on tasks that matter; not vapor-ware or shelf-ware. With success comes the freedom to chart our own path. The result is a fun and stimulating environment where limits are only defined by the extent of your imagination and the teams interest to pursue new areas. If you are exceptional and want to be surrounded by individuals that are extraordinary at what they do, stop reading and start submitting.


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Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent and 7+ years of professional experience in cyber security or related field
Proven technical task management experience
Experience coding in C and Python (or similar languages)
Experience developing, testing and packaging software capabilities that are able to be shipped
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Additional Qualifications:

Desired qualifications, not required to be considered:
Experience reverse engineering COTS software, malware or hardware
Understanding of one or more operating system internals fromuserland to kernel land
Experience finding vulnerabilities that matter
Experience with symbolic code execution
Experience participating on a team using Scrum
Experience using a version control system such as Git or Mercurial
Experience providing, receiving and modifying code based on code reviews
Ability to clearly communicate and collaborate with team to deliver high quality deliverables
Active TS/SCI clearance


  • Lead and participate in aspects of Cyber Development: reverse engineering (RE), vulnerability research (VR), networking and application development for software and embedded systems
  • Conduct and/or lead the development, test and packaging for shipment Python, C and Assembly code bases (across multiple architectures)
  • Provide technical oversight, architecture and technical management of cyber team
  • Assist in business development and technical sections of proposals
  • Assist in recruiting efforts
  • Collaborate with researchers and engineers during Scrum sessions
  • Promote strict code testing and validation to ensure high-quality coding standards
  • Solve difficult technical problems
  • Mentor and assist in the development of other staff members


  • Travel No travel
  • Incentives Both
  • Clearance & Citizenship Secret
  • Remote Work No remote work
  • Education Bachelors Degree
  • Salary Range Not provided

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