Cyber Engineer Co-Op (Spring 2018)

Internship
Columbus, OH
Areas of Interest: Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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Overview


We Are Battelle
We are solving what matters most through innovation for our clients, the nation and the world.

 
Battelle is guided by a founding mission. We invest our knowledge, talents and resources, helping our customers achieve their most important goals. We apply scientific rigor and creativity, succeeding where others may fail and we invest in our communities, making the world better for generations to come. All of us share a common purpose: to solve the greatest challenges of today and tomorrow.
 
Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle’s work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.

Battelle is guided by a founding mission. We invest our knowledge, talents and resources, helping our customers achieve their most important goals. We apply scientific rigor and creativity, succeeding where others may fail and we invest in our communities, making the world better for generations to come. All of us share a common purpose: to solve the greatest challenges of today and tomorrow.

Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle’s work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.

We are currently seeking a Cyber Engineer Co-Op for Spring 2018. This position is in Columbus, OH.  Come in for an interview to find out why Battelle is right for you.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Do you like solving the hardest computing problems in the world, working on research projects you are passionate about, and competitive mini basketball, and bumper pool? Battelle may be the company for you.

Battelle Cyber Engineers solve the toughest Computer Science problems in the world. We work in small agile teams to push the bounds of computing technology. Our high-powered computer labs include specialized software and hardware, so our engineers have everything they need to invent new Cyber solutions. 

Our team is casual. We usually wear t-shirts and jeans. We are a close-knit group and enjoy participating in social activities outside of work. Whether it is visiting local restaurants, bowling, Korean BBQ, or paintball we always have a good time.

Battelle is committed to its employee’s professional growth. We encourage new ideas with our large Internal Research and Development (IRAD) program where engineers work on projects they are passionate about.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND EXPECTATIONS

  • Collaborate with the Cyber Innovations Team to improve reverse engineering and embedded system development capabilities, integrating hardware, software, and reverse engineering tasks
  • Support the latest Cyber Innovation Unit’s research and development programs
  • Learn and improve your reverse engineering skills through project and team building activities
  • Conduct and / or participate in assigned technical tasks and activities with minimum supervision and within time and budget constraints.
  • Work independently and effectively in a multi-disciplinary team environment; Effectively communicate ideas with other engineers; and Work with minimal supervision

THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Current enrollment in an Associate or Bachelor degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field of study
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 (out of 4.0) and at least 1-year of college level coursework completed
  • Experience writing or debugging software code in C or C++ or debugging microcontroller code (C or C++)
  • Interest in one or more of the following areas:
    • Network Security Systems, Information Operations, Information Assurance, and/or Cryptography
    • Computer Network Defense (CND), Computer Network Operations, Information Operations, and/or Cyber Operations
    • Digital design and microcontrollers and/or Cryptography
    • Integrated circuit design and encryption system
  • Ability to demonstrate good organization, communication, problem-solving and teamwork skills
  • Must be a sole US citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a US government security clearance

THE FOLLOWING IS DESIRED, BUT NOT REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Ability to apply learned cyber skills to real life scenarios (internships, hack-a-thons, cyber security clubs, CTFs, etc.)
  • Familiarity with disassemblers
  • Experience with one or more of the following areas:
    • Computer assembly languages x86, x64, PowerPC, etc.
    • High level software languages such as Java, C#, or Python
    • Software disassembler tools such as IDA pro.
    • Low level debug tools such as OllyDbg, WinDbg, or Immunity Debugger
    • Microcontroller design and assembly languages
    • Traditional electronics lab equipment supporting test and debug activities
    • Reverse engineering embedded hardware and software
    • Analyzing disassembled code
    • Programming and using data acquisition tools

BENEFITS

Battelle is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or sexual orientation. For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careers

For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careers

 

Battelle provides employment and opportunities for advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, genetic information, or disability. Our goal is for each staff member to have the opportunity to grow to the limits of their abilities and to achieve personal and organizational objectives. We will support positive programs for equal treatment of all staff and full utilization of all qualified employees at all levels within Battelle.



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Every day, the people of Battelle apply science and technology to solving what matters most. At major technology centers and national laboratories around the world, Battelle conducts research and development, designs and manufactures products, and delivers critical services for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio since its founding in 1929, Battelle serves the national security, health and life sciences, and energy and environmental industries.

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