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Security Dev Ops Engineer

Primary Location Santa Clara, California Additional Locations Date posted 05/02/2019
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Job Title:Sec: DevOps Engineer

Role Overview:

In this role, you will be responsible for injecting security checks into the existing development lifecycles. You will also help with defining, documenting, and implementing a continuous integration product security pipeline. You will work with existing tools and identify additional tools and processes required. You will work with various tools and cloud environments on multiple domains.

You will also play a key role in the automating and improving of existing Vulnerability Management process. You will thrive on working with other security teams in a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Company Overview:

With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building the best in class robust and scalable security products for consumer and enterprise customers. As industry top performers, we aim to develop optimized high-performance system software solutions with high availability and reliability.

About the role:

  • Use programming skills to build and improve security tools and automation platforms
  • Develop integrations between various tools and our VM management system
  • Improve existing security process by automation and integration
  • Identify security gap of existing development process
  • Help development team add security tests into their CI/CD pipeline
  • Identify security risks of existing CI/CD pipeline of various teams and work with the teams to remediate them
  • Define, document and implement a CI pipeline for product security team
  • Improve the existing configuration and deployment of security tools
  • Add cloud support for existing processes
  • Support and manage the infrastructure and tools owned by VM team 
  • Deliver security metrics and improvement
  • Document security guidance, process and related policy
  • Champion security in the engineering organization

About you: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a technology related filed required
  • At least 3 years of working experience in SecDevOps
  • Experience in configuration management (Puppet, Ansible etc), automation and orchestration
  • Experience of working within product development teams and usage of tools like GitHub, Jenkins (and Jira)
  • Advanced scripting skills with Python, Bash, SQL
  • Experience writing and maintaining tools and scripts to support automation and operations
  • Knowledge of system and network architecture and interrelationships (technical and functional)
  • Solid understanding of network technologies like DNS, Load Balancing, SSL, TCP/IP & HTTP/HTTPS
  • Experience with open source Big Data stack: HBase, Kafka, HDFS, Hadoop, Zookeeper
  • 1+ years of automation using Unix Shell scripts, SaltStack, Puppet, Ansible etc
  • 1+ years of experience in developing and deploying in Docker/Containers on Kubernetes
  • Experience and good understanding of Public Cloud Platforms (GCP, Azure, and/or AWS)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrable teamwork skills and resourcefulness
  • Possess self-drive to keep moving things forward even in the face of ambiguity and imperfect knowledge
  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
  • Certificate of AWS (Amazon Web Services) is desired.

Company Benefits:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring your true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work. Check out more: Careers & Life at McAfee.    Perks include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs
  • Support for Community Involvement and Programs

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