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Senior Information Security Controls Specialist (FedRAMP)

Primary Location Plano, Texas Additional Locations Date posted 02/05/2019
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Job Title: Senior Information Security Controls Specialist (FedRAMP)

Work Location: Plano, Texas

Role Overview:

As a Senior Information Security Controls Specialist, you will be part of the Information Security Governance and Assurance organization with the objective of documenting, articulating and advising on FedRAMP security policy and controls to ensure McAfee products obtain and maintain FedRAMP authorization.  Although this role is specific to FedRAMP compliance, the position itself resides within a larger information security team.

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:

  • Work with the Information Security team and Product teams to ensure compliance with government requirements and regulations, including NIST 800-53 as part of FedRAMP
  • Document required policies and controls as part of FedRAMP, such as the System Security Plans (SSPs)
  • Advise on technical aspects of control implementation and high-level cloud architecture requirements
  • Work across internal stakeholders and product engineering teams to document implementation of control requirements
  • Design controls, procedures and consult on technology designs and infrastructure management solutions and processes to achieve compliance
  • Document and regularly review security policies, processes and procedures
  • Create, generate, and update for each assessment the Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&M), or Remediation Plans
  • Interpret and apply Federal and DoD laws and regulations.
  • Advise on continuous monitoring efforts and ensure the necessary controls are being implemented and reported on

About You: 

  • Experience on NIST SP 800 Series, FedRAMP and FISMA
  • Experience with technical documentation related to FIPS 199, NIST SP 800-37, NIST SP 800-53 REV 4, continuous monitoring, and POA&M management.
  • Experienced in writing Technical documentation and knowledge of Cloud and Security concepts
  • Experience with writing, editing, and/or managing a wide variety of IT security documentation
  • Must be a self-starter capable of multitasking and efficiently managing your time in a dynamic environment while requiring minimal levels of supervision
  • The ability to translate technical language into business terms
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with information security management frameworks (e.g., NIST CSF, ISO2700x, PCI, SANS Top 20 Critical Security Controls, SOX, COBIT), preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Business Information Systems, Cybersecurity, Computer Science, or a related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Security certifications such as CISSP, CISA or CISM, preferred
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen able to pass a background check to obtain a security clearance.

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

Join our Talent Community:  http://careers.mcafee.com/

McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Shift:

Shift 1 (United States of America)

Primary Location:

HQD1 - US - Plano TX

Posting Statement:

McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

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