Sr. McAfee Delivery Engineer - Federal DODat CDW Careers

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Job ID: 19002171
Updated: Apr 01, 2020
Location: San Antonio, TX, United States


The Senior McAfee Delivery Engineers at CDWG team with other Engineers on highly visible, technically challenging projects and offerings.  This engineer will be responsible for designing, configuring, maintaining, and troubleshooting customer specific Host Based Security Suite (HBSS) and Data Loss Prevention (DLP) environments. The position is Federally focused and the engineer will need to operate within a Department of Defense/Classified environment. 

Key Areas of Responsibility
  • Responsible for the administration and operation of information security compliance tools and platforms with a special concentration in Host-Based Security Suite (HBSS).
  • Manage the deployment of the McAfee ePO server(s), as well as experience maintaining the OS and SQL instances.
  • Regularly interface with technical and business staff of customers, including the project sponsor and stakeholders of projects in more complex engagements.
  • Serve as technical point of contact on customer engagements.
  • Manage time and expense to meet or exceed expectations defined in the Statement of Work.
  • Provide high quality content deliverables using the appropriate document templates.
  • Ensure solution is implemented as designed to the customer’s satisfaction and approval.
  • Educate the customer on solution as appropriate throughout the life of the project or service life.
  • Responsible for design, implementation, and troubleshooting the customer’s endpoint/user environment.
  • Expertise developing security-focused content for Splunk, including creation of complex threat detection logic and operational dashboards.
  • Conduct throughput analysis, problem solving, and infrastructure planning.
  • Participate in various client projects intended to continually improve/upgrade the security posture the client’s user environments. 
  • Assist in the management of projects using CDWG's project management methodology.
  • Work with Professional Services Managers, OEMs, Project Managers and customers to manage expectations and timelines to ensure expectations and commitments are being met.
  • Educates the customer on solution as appropriate throughout the life of the project or service life.

The information in this position description is intended to convey information about the key responsibilities and requirements of the position.  It is not an exhaustive list of the skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the opportunity.  Responsibilities are subject to change.



Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent years of military service
  • 7 years of delivering end point security based solutions, specifically McAfee
  • 7 years of Federal and/or DoD experience
  • 5 years of Cyber Security experience (security analytics, SOC experience)
  • DoD 8570 level II IAT Certification
  • DoD/OPM Secret Clearance (S)
  • Certified McAfee VirusScan Enterprise and McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator Administrator
  • Certified McAfee Advanced Threat Defense Administrator
  • Certified McAfee Data Loss Prevention Administrator

Other Required Qualifications

  • Experience using McAfee Agents, VirusScan Enterprise, Host Intrusion Prevention, Disk Encryption, File and Removable Media Protection, and reading reports in ePO.
  • Deep understanding of McAfee Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Host Intrusion Prevention (HIPs), and Viruscan Enterprise (VSE).
  • Strong experience with application and change management control for both Windows and Linux based systems.
  • Knowledge of tuning and excluding IPS events, as well as having the capability to understand current firewall rules and create new rules is expected.
  • Demonstrate understanding and appropriate application of DoD policy and technical security guidance to information systems. A solid understanding of Windows systems administration, general operating system security practices.
  • Experience with implementing Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Secure Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIGs) within a Department of Defense environment. 
  • Experience with remediating identified Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs) within DoD systems
  • Willing to travel (50%)
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent attention to details.
  • Abilities to work independently and to manage time effectively.
  • Effective communication skills with an appreciation for the appropriate ways to interact with managers, coworkers, customers and vendors.

Job Category: Delivery Engineering
Job Type: Full-Time
Travel Percentage: 50%

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