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Software Engineer

Primary Location Plano, Texas Date posted 12/20/2019
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Job Title:

Software Engineer


Location:

US, Texas, Plano

Role Overview:

McAfee is seeking an experienced Software Developer to assist our efforts on our Endpoint Security product. In this position, you will work alongside other Software Developers to design and implement solutions to the problems found in today’s fast-changing security landscape.

The position reports to the Software Engineering Manager, Endpoint Security, part of the McAfee’s Endpoint Security for Windows Group. This team develops McAfee's flagship endpoint security product - ENS for Windows.


Company Overview

From device to cloud, McAfee provides market-leading cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. McAfee helps businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously and collaboratively. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats at home and away. 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 best in class cyber security solutions.

About the Role:

McAfee is seeking an experienced Software Developer to assist our efforts on our Endpoint Security product. In this position, you will work alongside other Software Developers to design and implement solutions to the problems found in today’s fast-changing security landscape. You will also work with development teams in other GEO's as they maintain and extend our existing product.

or Windows Group. This team develops McAfee's flagship endpoint security product - ENS for Windows.

The ideal candidate has experience in the security industry, an understanding of Microsoft Windows at a system level, experience with large distributed systems, and a track record of taking leadership roles on development efforts. The position will require a goal-driven, self-motivated attitude, attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work with a globally dispersed team. Travel is required approximately 2-3 weeks per year. Additional responsibilities:

  • Design and architect solutions, working closely with other software engineers, product owners, and management to define and deliver ongoing commitments
  • Rapid break/fix and proof-of-concept development to test new ideas
  • Design and rapid prototyping of solutions to leverage cloud-based technologies for cost savings and on-demand scaling
  • Provide occasional off-hours support or collaboration in cases of production-impacting issues

About You:

You are an senior level Engineer who has significant proficiency in the following:

  • C++ and/or Java in Microsoft Windows based environment
  • Agile development processes
  • Working in a dynamic team development environment

Nice to Have:

  • InstallShield
  • Relational databases, preferably MS SQL Server
  • Github, Jenkins, artifactory
  • CI/CD experience

Company Benefits and Perks:

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 our 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 may include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs

  • Paid Time Off

  • Support for Community Involvement

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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.

Job Type:

Experienced Hire

Primary Location:

US, Texas, Plano


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