Cyber Security Computer Engineer - 37839 in WRIGHT PATTER, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/14/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Alion is seeking a technically minded, inquisitive candidate to join a select team investigating the security of complex systems.  The ideal candidate has a strong multi-disciplinary foundation in digital and analog system architecture or design, and excels at decomposing complex systems and protocols to understand how they work.  Duties will include evaluation and vulnerability assessments of existing systems and designs to include system architecture evaluation, protocol analysis, hardware and/or software vulnerability discovery, and documentation of findings or recommendations. 


  • BS in Computer Engineering, or a BS in Electrical Engineering with strong software background (C/C++)
  • Hardware and software debugging experience
  • 0-5 years relevant experience
  • Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret and pass advanced security checks


  • Experience with one or more assembly languages
  • Proficient with at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, etc.)
  • Hardware and /or software reverse engineering experience
  • Strong understanding of computer architecture
  • RF experience, preferably related to radar and/or EW
  • Experience using standard lab equipment such as:
    • Network analyzer
    • Spectrum analyzer
    • Signal generator
    • Logic analyzer
    • Oscilloscope
  • Experience using Linux
  • Qt or similar event driven UI development experience

Security Clearance: Secret
Telework - Not Eligible

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