Endpoint Security Manager

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
Reston, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 30, 2019
Closes
Jul 11, 2019
Ref
11961BR
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Freddie Mac has an exciting and challenging opportunity for an Information Security, Endpoint Security Manager within the Platform Security Technology group to work on cutting edge technologies to lead, design and implement new security tools & services.

Your Work Falls Into the Following Categories:

Endpoint Security Administration
  • Lead the endpoint team by applying the Information Security principles, theories, concepts, tools and FreddieMac standards
  • Make sure all of the endpoint agents are certified and tested of supporting Operating Systems, Databases and other platforms
  • Setup and maintain centralized configuration for security tools to streamline various operational duties
  • Maintain a standard SOP for all endpoint tools
  • Coordinate with the larger InfoSec team to support automation and best practices as needed
  • Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative technical solutions and strategies
  • Responsible to maintain the vendor relationships

Leadership
  • As the manager of the team, recruiting and retaining the best talent will be key to this position
  • Support the retention and growth of existing talent
  • Utilize strong communication to keep leadership informed and aware
  • Be a role model and technical mentor to the junior and midlevel engineers, work alongside of highly collaborative, open minded, technology savvy and dedicated team members

Process
  • Problem solving with repeatable processes
  • Develop proper documentation of automated processes to support and enable collaboration
  • Ensure processes reflect our technical obligations of system uptime and performance
  • Presentation of metrics and other attributes to convey accomplishments


Qualifications

Qualifications
  • 8-10 years of related experience
  • Knowledge of at least 3 of these tools: Symantec Endpoint Protection, Fireeye, Bromium, Guardium, Etrust, and Checkpoint
  • Experience scripting languages such as BASH, BladeLogic, PowerShell etc.
  • Experience with Splunk's search syntax and how to extract data with a Splunk query
  • Experience communicating status to leadership and other relevant stakeholders

Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Self-starter and self-motivated
  • Strong tendency to automate any recurring tasks
  • Ability to work and collaborate effectively in a team environment
  • The ability to function well with new technology and to learn quickly
  • Motivated to identify process improvements and efficiencies and carry recommendations to delivery
  • Ability to adapt to change while continuing to deliver on assigned objectives
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Top 3 Personal Competencies to Possess:
  • Leadership: Set and execute upon a clear vision, strategy, and/or goals
  • Partnership: Build trust and strong partnerships through your own and team's actions
  • Drive for Execution: Focus on real results rather than the appearance of results


Preferred Skills

Preferred Skills
Certified in one or more of CISSP, CISM, and CCSP

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.

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