Job Description
Job Title Security Engineer
Requirement ID 693651
Begin Date 3/13/13
Duration
Location Bronx,NY,  NY
Other Location
Description 1.         Organogram
 
Infrastructure Services, Infrastructure Security Engineering Team.
Supervisors are:   Security Manager                            
 
2.         Job Purpose
 
Technical support of McAfee Endpoint Encryption, McAfee NDLP and Security Monitoring
 
3.         Major Activities/Expected Results
 
Under the direct supervision of the Director of Security and the Security Manager, the incumbent is responsible for the following functions:
 
Encryption Infrastructure Tasks
1.     Test and apply McAfee Endpoint Encryption for PC ( EEPC ) software upgrades to the infrastructure EPO server
2.     Develop and maintain EEPC policies as appropriate for the Corporation and apply to client systems
3.     Work with local IT Staff to determine systems for which EEPC should be applied to, Testing, and Production phases
4.     Work with local IT Staff to ensure users are informed of any client upgrades to EEPC and obtain feedback
5.     Work with local IT Staff to coordinate with the user when decryption and re-encryption is required due to a Service Pack deployment, or other function requiring this to happen
6.     Deploy software upgrades to client systems via EPO
Encryption Administrative Tasks
1.     Maintain appropriate permission sets for local IT Staff access and EEPC administration via McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (EPO)
2.     Create and maintain documentation regarding EEPC software and policy configuration, administrative user management, local IT staff user management, and troubleshooting EEPC issues with EETech tool
3.     Create and maintain documentation, presentations, and reporting on existing status, implementation status, outstanding issues, and overall posture of encrypted systems within the environment (encryption software  active and disks fully encrypted, etc.)
4.     Work with internal IT teams to test and ensure functionality of existing and newly introduced applications and operational procedures with EEPC.
5.     Assist in keeping the endpoint encryption policy up-to-date.
Encryption Customer Service Tasks
1.     Work with local IT Staff for troubleshooting of any issues with the EEPC software: encryption failures, Pre – Boot Authentication ( PBA ) error messages, hardware issues that require system decryption to troubleshoot
2.     Escalate issues to vendor support when required and drive issue and maintain ownership of issues through resolution
3.     Work with local IT Staff and local network users to resolve EEPC password and system access issues by performing EEPC system and password recoveries via EPO
4.     Work with local IT Staff to add and remove network users as required as EEPC users on encrypted systems
McAfee NDLP (Network Data Leakage Protection) – Very Important to have this skill set
1.     Test and implement McAfee NDLP software across multi domain networks
2.     Develop and maintain NDLP policies as appropriate for the Corporation and apply to client systems
3.     Work with local IT Staff to determine systems for which NDLP should be applied to, Testing (Discovery phase), and Production phases
4.     Work with local IT Staff to ensure users are informed of any client upgrades to NDLP and obtain feedback
Security Monitoring
 
1.     Work with local IT Staff for troubleshooting of any issues with the EEPC software: encryption failures, Pre – Boot Authentication ( PBA ) error messages, hardware issues that require system decryption to troubleshoot
2.     Escalate issues to vendor support when required and drive issue and maintain ownership of issues through resolution
3.     Work with local IT Staff and local network users to resolve EEPC password and system access issues by performing EEPC system and password recoveries via EPO
4.     Work with local IT Staff to add and remove network users as required as EEPC users on encrypted systems
5.     Security monitoring, analyzing security alerts (primarily from IDS, IPS, Firewall, Windows, *NIX, Web Proxy, AntiVirus, NetQoS etc) using a SIM tool and escalating them to local support personnel
6.     Detect and handle worm/virus outbreaks
7.     Experience capturing and analyzing packets using ethereal, tcpdump or any other sniffer
8.     Review new security Vulnerabilities
9.     Recommend Best Practices to the client on all IT initiatives from a security perspective
10.  Good knowledge of Windows and Linux OS, including upgrading, patching, troubleshooting and hardening
11.  Act as Subject Matter Expert for security
12.  Provide remote and/or onsite technical assistance with virus remediation
13.  Perform forensic analysis for data/system breaches 
14.  Assist in projects implementations
 
4.         Work Relations
 
Internal
·         All levels – coordinate response to internal and external threats.  Proactive monitoring of Security Appliance and environment.  Escalate issues as required by internal procedures.
External
  • Network and Infrastructure Vendors, Consultants, and Partners – coordinate with external partners for technical issues, and escalation of security incidents.
 
5.         Job Requirements
 
 
Education:  Undergraduate degree in computer science or related field preferred
                     CISSP, CISA, CCSP, and SANS Security Certifications a plus
 
 
Knowledge and Experience:  
1.     3 year experience in IT with at least 2 years working as a security professional;
2.     1-2 years experience with McAfee Endpoint and Removable Media Encryption in an enterprise environment
3.     Strong understanding of encryption and cryptographic keys
4.     Basic knowledge of TCP/IP protocol stack and networking
5.     Basic Windows server administration
 
Other Desirable Skills: 
·         Experience with other endpoint encryption technologies
·         Experience with IDS/IPS, SIM tools, Vulnerability Management tools and Mobile Device Security
·         Good communication skills - have to interact with vendors, train users, and give instructions. Must be able to to work effectively with people of different national and cultural backgrounds in a team environment.
·         Considering rapidly changing technology, incumbent has to adapt and learn quickly.
·         Ability to work independently, make decisions without consulting supervisor, and prioritize work.  Supervisory control is limited to the overall direction of projects and the issuance of new assignments. Attention to quality and capacity to meet deadlines, with good self motovasional skills.
 
 
Required Skills 1.3 years experience in IT with at least 2 years working as a security professional
2.1-2 years experience with McAfee Endpoint and Removable Media Encryption in an enterprise environment
3.Strong understanding of encryption and cryptographic keys
4.Basic knowledge of TCP/IP protocol stack and networking
5.Basic Windows server Administration
Optional Skills • Experience with other endpoint encryption technologies
• Experience with IDS/IPS, SIM tools, Vulnerability Management tools and Mobile Device Security
• Good communication skills - have to interact with vendors, train users, and give instructions. Must be able to to work effectively with people of different national and cultural backgrounds in a team environment.
• Considering rapidly changing technology, incumbent has to adapt and learn quickly.
• Ability to work independently, make decisions without consulting supervisor, and prioritize work. Supervisory control is limited to the overall direction of projects and the issuance of new assignments. Attention to quality and capacity to meet deadlines, with good self motivational skills.
 
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