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Wireless Security Engineer

  • Location: Plano, Texas, 75024
  • Salary: 70.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

This international network integration leader has an immediate 6-12+ month contract opportunity in Plano, TX for a Wireless Security Engineer.  This position requires expertise in writing test automation with Shell Scripting and Python.  The ideal candidate will have heavy Python, 3g, 4g, LET experience.  Will be working remotely initially but must be available to work onsite in Plano, TX in the future.  Will be an integral part of the cyber security testing team and will help strengthen vehicle security by conducting and overseeing various technical security assessment activities.  This position requires a complete understanding of end-to-end system and security testing methodologies focused on wireless technologies such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and cellular network. The successful candidate will be a highly technical, passionate, and self-driven individual who loves to learn, solve problems, and contribute to the advancement to the team.

Responsibilities:
  • Research Fuzz Testing tools and conduct penetration test against connected vehicle modules via communication interfaces such as USB, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Cellular and others.
  • Conduct threat analysis against the device under test with focused on Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular network entry points.
  • Operate the network simulator to perform cellular network related penetration testing.
  • Perform remediation testing of security vulnerabilities been fixed and evidence the results.
  • Development and maintain penetration testing tools and program code.
  • Perform research activities to investigate vulnerabilities and technologies that may affect the vehicle cybersecurity.
Requirements:
  • 5+ years experience of wireless security technologies on Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular networks.
  • Expertise in writing test automation with Shell Scripting and Python.  
  • Proven wireless penetration testing experience with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular networks.
  • Experience working in Telecom industry with Security experience.
  • Shell scripting or automation of simple tasks using Perl, Python.
  • Developing, extending, or modifying exploits, shellcode or exploit tools.
  • Source code review for control flow and security flaws.
  • Experience of various security testing (negative testing, binary fault injection, fuzz testing etc.).
  • Experience of Unix/Linux/Mac/Windows operating systems, including scripts.
  • Understanding of reverse engineering malware, data obfuscators, or ciphers.
  • Understanding of design/develop security framework of mobile/web app.
Preferred:
  • Embedded systems development experience.
  • Automotive industry experience.
  • Experience with cellular network simulators (e.g. Keysight, Anritsu).