Raytheon Technologies Hardware Reverse Engineer - Austin, TX - V4 in Austin, Texas
Raytheon Technologies is a premier engineering company that provides technical solutions in software development and systems engineering to address security challenges and support our customers’ missions. Raytheon hires industry-leading professionals and treats them like industry-leading professionals.
Raytheon Technologies’ CODEX (Cyber Offense and Defense EXperts) division brings together an elite team of mission-focused industry experts who are well known for their ability to overcome the most advanced technical challenges. The team comprises engineers of multiple disciplines including vulnerability research, reverse engineering, CNO/CNE development, hardware emulation, system engineering, data analytics and test engineering.
Here at CODEX, we are passionate about technical excellence and innovation. That’s why we only take on work that is hard, engaging and meaningful. We foster an environment where pushing the limits of our technical ability is the norm. Occasional failure does not deter us. True innovation comes from trying new things and seeing what works. We understand that this approach can be challenging so we take our breaks seriously, too! Smash Bros©, D&D© and tabletop games fill our free time. Surfers and Nerf assassins roam our halls. Wicked program artwork and random memes cover our walls. Our cafes are fully stocked with free snacks and beverages and lunch is catered weekly. We strive to create a relaxed culture with an unmatched rate of mission results.
In addition to competitive salaries, CODEX offers excellent benefits for you and your family: competitive medical, dental and vision plans, child, elderly and dependent-care programs, mental health resources, tuition assistance, employee discount programs, 401k matching, flexible work schedules (depending on program), a peer recognition and reward system and performance-based bonuses.
Position Details- Hardware Reverse Engineer
Our team covers the full life cycle from emulation, reverse engineering, vulnerability research, and CNO/CNE tool development. Our mission covers a wide range of targets, anything from major consumer electronics to proprietary one-off systems. If it runs code, we have probably looked at it (or will soon.). In addition, the position will provide deliverables for real-world use in relatively short turn-around times.
We seek a qualified reverse engineer that can perform as a team member on activities involved with research, reverse engineering, development, testing, maintenance, and modification of complex classified and unclassified software applications.
Projects will be undertaken in small teams with close coordination with customers to quickly enhance capabilities or resolve issues in existing tools for real-world applications. Working as part of a team you will also need to be familiar with source management tools such as GIT and team coordination tools like the Atlassian suite of work products. All candidates must be US citizens and be able to obtain and maintain a government security clearance.
Hardware/firmware emulation Hardware/firmware reverse engineering 5+ years of strong experience with C Experience developing CNO/CNE tools Experience with source management tools Desired Skills
- Embedded/RTOS systems
Experience with debugging tools (WinDbg, gdb, lldb, OllyDbg)
Experience using binary analysis tools (IDA Pro, BinaryNinja, Ghidra)
Understanding of network protocols (TCP/IP stacks, wire-level protocols, RF communications, BGP, routing protocols, or others)
Knowledge of typical embedded systems including UART, boot-up sequences and updating devices
Embedded system development and/or hardware debugging using JTAG/gdb
Full system emulation
Linux or other OS reversing and vulnerability research
Binary reverse engineering
Experience with Python
Experience with assembly language (x86/64, ARM, PPC, Mips, etc.)
Education-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Clearance Required-Qualified applicants may be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship required. Active Top Secret Clearance Required
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.