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At GE Software, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. Wurldtech Security Technologies, a GE Company, the leading provider of cyber-security solutions to SCADA, process-control and mission-critical industries worldwide has several positions open on our product development and vulnerability research teams. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity with one of the most promising start-ups in British Columbia, contact us today.
Senior Security Analyst – Software and Systems
Research - Software Engineering and Other Computing Sciences
The Senior Security Analyst is a member of Wurldtech's Device Assessment team. This team identifies vulnerabilities in designs, products, devices, communications protocols and complete solutions through reverse engineering and penetration testing techniques. The team provides comprehensive reports to the customer outlining the testing process, the results found, and suggested mitigations for any issues.
Perform security assessments of designs, products, devices, communications protocols and complete systems
Focus on embedded devices and control solutions in Oil & Gas, Electric Utility, and Medical applications
Use hacking, penetration testing and reverse engineering techniques to assess the systems
Create clear, comprehensive customer reports, outlining test methods, prioritized findings, and suggested mitigations of any issues
Present the results to the developers and designers of the devices and systems
Stay current with the state of the art and technology in critical infrastructure and embedded system security
Conducting Wurldtech training courses
Supporting the creation of new services and collateral sales activities
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or High School Diploma/GED
5 years' experience in hardware and firmware reverse engineering, penetration testing, black box testing and hacking embedded systems
Expert knowledge of product and system design and security in the areas of:
1) Industrial automation, control systems, Oil & Gas, Utility; 2) Medical devices and systems; 3) Embedded devices
Expert knowledge of the design and implementation of wired and wireless communication protocols
Able to present technological details to customers in an understandable manager
In-depth understanding of software vulnerabilities, their root causes, and proper mitigations
In depth experience with IDA Pro
Wurldtech is particularly interested in people who have proactively done security research, ‘Capture the Flag’ competitions, and other activities that exhibit a passion for security, and the mindset of reverse engineering.