Support Staff Employment Opportunity
Research Assistant/Software Developer
Faculty of Computer Science UNB Fredericton
|Competition #:||#069-14.15||Closing Date:||August 22, 2014 4:00PM|
|Employment Group:||A.P.T.||Salary or Rate:||$49,448 - $64,280 Per Annum |
|Employment Date:(tentative)||As soon as possible ||Hours per Week:||Full -Time (36.25 HPW)|
|Position Length:(tentative)||3 year term ||Funding:||External funding |
The Information Security Centre of Excellence (ISCX) is seeking a Research Assistant/ Software Developer to work with the Centre to carry out research, design, and development for the Intelligent Tools for an Automated Security Analysis and Risk Management for Large-Scale Systems project. This position is funded under the Atlantic Innovation Foundation (AIF) program. For more information on the project and ISCX, please see www.iscx.ca
· Carry out research and provide technical expertise in Security Analysis and Risk Management.
· Architect, design, implement, support, and evaluate security focused software tools.
· Design and build software solutions that employ a diverse range of technologies such as Java, Hadoop, C low level Win32 Development, Windows OS user Mode/Kernel level, Mac iOS environment, etc.
· Execute and run benchmarks and test suites to verify results and establish baselines.
· Carry out security research, reverse engineering, and coding in script languages such as Python/Perl.
· Data modelling.
· Assist the ISCX researchers in a timely manner.
· Write high level detailed technical specifications.
· Perform duties within the Information Security Centre of Excellence and Faculty of Computer Science.
• University degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent with 5-8 years’ experience in software development.
• Good knowledge of Java, C or C language.
• Knowledge of networking technologies and tools.
• Knowledge of development methodologies, process and tools
• Knowledge of malware analysis and IBM products such as Qradar considered an asset.
• Self- motivated, proactive and ability to multitask.
• Ability to assume responsibility and to interface and communicate effectively with others.
• Effective oral and written communication skills.
For more information, please contact:
Human Resources Room 102
Physics & Admin. Building
UNB Saint John
Financial & Admin. Services
Room 114/115, Oland Hall
We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Applications will be accepted ONLY until the end of regular business hours on the closing date.
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