host Based Security Engineer

Arlington, VA
May 03, 2018
Aug 22, 2018
Engineering, Security
Full Time
AboutWeb is looking for a Host Based Security Engineer in the Arlington, VA area.

Task Description:

The individual should have experience in developing IT architecture, Designs, and deploying solutions for:
  • Server hardware and associated operating systems with a focus on Client technology, Microsoft Windows Server/Active Directory, Linux
  • Virtualization technology on Client platforms, especially VMware vSphere, Citrix XenApp; Virtual Desktop Technology (VDI) including VMware and Citrix technologies
  • Client workstations, laptops, tablets, SmartPhones; Client and Apple technology; Windows XP/7 and MacOS, iOS, Android and Blackberry
  • Networking solutions including routers, switches, load balancers, wireless with focus on Cisco and VMWare vSwitches; DNS and DHCP with focus on Infoblox and Citrix NetScaler;
  • Security devices including firewalls and intrusion detection (IDS/IPS) with focus on Cisco and Juniper
  • Security applications including anti-virus, syslog, security analysis, data loss protection tools and knowledge of Trusted Internet Computing (TIC) standards/implementation (focus on McAfee)
  • Storage subsystems including SAN, NAS devices, storage switches, fiber data fabric networks, iSCSI, along with storage management/monitoring tools, backup technologies (focus on NetApp technologies)
  • Capacity and performance analysis, data collection and reporting for network, server and storage
  • Enterprise System Monitoring solutions (monitoring and event management) for network, server, storage and security devices (firewalls) (focus on IBM Tivoli Monitoring, Solarwinds, OPNET)
  • Enterprise database solutions (Oracle and Microsoft SQL)
  • Working on Solutions in Task Order Mods with Client Engineering team and IBM Engineering team

Commercially available McAfee ePO 4.x & 5.x Off-The-Shelf (COTS) products experience needed:
  • Experience with McAfee Drive Encryption for Windows and Mac extremely desired
  • Experience with McAfee Application Control extremely desired
  • Experience with McAfee McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention for Desktop (HIPS) extremely desired
  • Experience with McAfee Data Loss Prevention (DLP) and Device Control (DC) preferred
  • Experience with McAfee Policy Auditor for Windows and Linux (PAW & PAL) preferred
  • Experience with McAfee Application Inventory Agent (Risk Advisor) preferred
  • Experience with McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Windows and Linux (VSEW & VSEL) preferred
  • Experience with McAfee Management for Optimized Virtual Environments (MOVE) preferred
  • Experience with McAfee Endpoint Protection for Macs (EPM) preferred

The individual should be able to analyze, identify, breakdown, refine and capture the existing requirements, high-level features, and user experiences to better deliver host based security.

Required skills/Level of Experience:
  • McAfee ePO subject-matter expert (SME) (3+ years)
  • Infrastructure O&M (experienced with Data Center Operations, Network Admin, Server Operations, Mobile Device Management) (3+ years)
  • Client Facing Communications (Oral & Written) (5+ years)
  • ITSM Solutions including ServiceNow and JIRA (2+ years)
  • Cloud computing and cloud spaced services including IaaS and SaaS (3+ years)

Nice to have skills:
  • Virtualized Cloud Managed Service (2+ years)
  • Windows AD scripting (2+ years)
  • Federal Managed Services (3+ years)
  • ITIL V3 Foundation Certified (2+ years)
Must have an active Secret clearance.

OTHER SKILL/REQUIREMENT: Required skills: Microsoft Office X Excellent verbal and written communication skills X

To be considered for work, A CANDIDATE MUST BE EITHER A U.S. CITIZEN OR PERMANENT RESIDENT ALIEN (No H1 visa holders).


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