Position: Offensive Cyber Intern

Description: Vigilant Cyber Systems is a small defense contracting firm based out of Mt. Airy, NC. We have supported a variety of Department of Defense programs in the cyber arena since our inception in 2010.

Because we are a small company we’re looking for someone with an entrepreneurial spirit, who is excited about getting behind our mission and helping us grow. You will not be a number in a system, you will be an integral part of every aspect of the business, and your opinion will be valued.

This internship will take place in Mt. Airy, NC at the VCS Headquarters. Interns will be responsible for configuring virtual endpoints for a cyber physical system using the QEMU hypervisor, and our own homegrown test range management software.

Applications, interviews, and hiring will be considered in a rolling fashion on a first come first serve basis, and the first two applicants that complete the screening process successfully will be hired.

Qualifications: Applicants should be familiar with creating and using virtual machines, and using a hypervisor. They should be familiar with linux, and debugging software on linux platforms, as well as windows platforms. They should also be proficient in programming in C/C++, and preferably Python and Assembly. Additionally it is preferred although not required that applicants have experience using the QEMU hypervisor, and Git for version control.

Experience: We are looking to hire juniors and seniors.

Timeline: Resumes will be considered in a rolling fashion, summer internships run from May to August.