Software Reverse Engineer

Software Engineering Fort Meade, MD Annapolis Junction, MD


** Active Top Secret (TS/SCI) clearance with polygraph required.**

For over 10 years Visionist has been solving the Intelligence Communities toughest software and analysis challenges. Our staff enjoy the benefits and career growth opportunities of an established organization with the amazing culture of a small company. We are an employee-owned small business, meaning our employees see the benefit of their contributions and have a stake in our overall success.

Visionist is hiring a Software Reverse Engineer to provide expertise directly to the CNO Mission. The program covers an expansive set of technical and operation requirements with a challenging overall scope supporting a broad set of CNO/SIGINT services. Our approach to capability development actively engages users and stakeholders. You will sit directly with the customer to reverse engineer products for the CNO mission understanding.


  • Work directly with analysts and stakeholders to identify opportunities.
  • Perform reverse engineering and vulnerability research on applications, databases, OS and malware.
  • Development includes augmenting existing CNO capabilities and exploiting new opportunities.
  • Participate in development from small patches to full lifecycle efforts.
  • Apply expertise in scripting and automation to support customer mission.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • 6 years of experience supporting projects of similar scope and complexity.
  • Experience developing in C, C++, and C#.
  • Experience scripting in Python and Powershell.
  • Experience using Ghidra and IDA for reverse engineering.
  • Knowledge of networking, OSI, protocols, cryptography and malware.
  • SANS courses / certifications a plus.

Who We Are:

Are you ready to create, modernize, and deploy software that changes the world? In support of the Department of Defense, Visionist offers the most cutting-edge software engineering, design, and analysis services to the Intelligence Community. Our interdisciplinary team of engineers develop a wide range of products, from high level software UX/UI design to low level reverse engineering and spans everything in between. Our tools are used throughout the agency and our expertise is sought out by industry leaders. Our focus in cyber (CNO), data science and analytics, and user experience design has made the tools we create unlike any in the world. If you’d like to join a group of individuals supporting mission critical tasking in a cleared environment, then Visionist is the place for you. Our collaborative work environment harbors creativity and innovation which makes us the front runners in our field. The mission is our focus, and our people are our passion.

Benefits Highlights:

  • 15% retirement combined contribution (5% matching + 10% additional) to 401k and Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) each year.
  • 4 weeks paid time off.
  • 12 paid holidays.
  • Carefirst BCBS Medical, Dental, and Vision.
  • Continuing education via tuition reimbursement, training and conferences.
  • $7,500 employee referral bonus.
  • Parental benefits including extra leave, take-out meals and more.
  • Lifestyle reimbursement (fitness, tech and/or charitable matching).
  • Annual raises and bonuses.

U.S. Citizenship required (green card holders and permanent residents not eligible). Applicants selected will be required to obtain/maintain a government security clearance. Visionist Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.