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Company: BAE Systems
Location: Burlington, MA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Job Description
Who we are:

The BAE Systems' Cyber Technology Research (CT) Group is a leading multidisciplinary cyber R&D organization dedicated to meeting critical U.S. Cyber Security and Cyber Warfare needs. CT is the cyber R&D engine for all of BAE Systems North America, yet it runs like a boutique firm. This resource may sit in Burlington, MA or Arlington, VA.

It's the best of both worlds--combining a small-company feel, in its own facility, with access to a large company's technology transition paths, customer base, and other resources. CT executes a variety of scientific and engineering R&D efforts for the Department of Defense ( DoD ) and the Intelligence Community (IC). Join us for amazing R&D challenges and work on revolutionary cyber technology that makes a direct real-world impact.

What we offer:

Exciting cyber research Exceptional teammates Opportunities to learn and grow. A fun workplace, excellent benefits, and every other Friday off.

Focus on the following:

  • Cyber Operation & Systems Program Analysis
  • Vulnerability and discovery
  • Automated Cyber-attack prediction
  • Generation of mathematical models of program behavior
  • Automated cyber defense tools
  • Support uniformed operators in DoD cyber exercises
  • Non -traditional cyber environments including SCADA, cyber-physical systems, embedded systems, vehicles, CAN bus
  • Cyber Defense & Networking Secure high performance communications
  • Wireless and MANET protocols Distributed system analysis
  • Lifecycle attack identification
  • Automated detection and containment of 0-day cyber attacks
  • Anonymous and Covert Networks

Who You Are:

We are looking for an experienced Scientist to work and lead all phases – design, development, and experimental analysis – of cutting edge cyber R&D efforts. Primary emphasis on the prototyping, and experimental analysis of components and end-to-end systems for Cyber Security and Cyber Warfare at the embedded system, host, network, and enterprise levels.

Additionally you will:
  • Develop and investigate advanced, complex algorithms and scientific solutions to complex technical problems
  • Plan and execute research of complex scope regularly involving multiple disciplines
  • Co-author / author external publications (conference papers / presentations, journal articles, books)
  • Provide project management reporting and documentation
  • Provide updates to internal project management for large, complex projects
  • Actively support external project interactions with other companies
  • Be a technical leader or project manager on medium sized projects (5-10 people) providing solutions that are highly innovative
  • Participate in external project interactions with other companies
  • Be heavily involved in business development efforts
  • Serve as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and/or programs
  • Brief customers regularly on various issues/concepts
  • Lead smaller proposals Establish relationships with current and potential customers

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Strong research background in at least one of the following:

• Cyber security
• Machine learning
• Sensor fusion & correlation
• Modeling and simulation
• Big data and analytics
• Reverse Engineering, vulnerability analysis, and exploit development

Strong skills in at least one of the following areas:

• Software engineering and development
• Algorithm development
• Experimentation design and execution
• Proposal and presentation development
• Networking
• Embedded Systems, SCADA, Cyber-physical systems, CAN bus

Preferred Skills and Education
Active SECRET clearance or TOP SECRET

Capability in the following areas is desirable:

• Cyber security experience and interest
• Strong communication skills
• Research background and interest
• Vulnerability analysis, exploit development, and related disciplines
• Mobile computing/Android development

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.

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