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End Point Threat Management Senior Engineer

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DXC Technology Herndon , VA 20171

Posted 2 months ago

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We are a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but also with opportunities to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce14,000 strongstands ready to welcome you to the team. Let us make an impact together.

Perspecta has an immediate need for an End Point Threat Management Senior Engineer in Herndon, VA.

  • Install, configure, operate and maintain McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) of different sizes and any number of ePO-managed endpoint products.

  • Provide support in the capture of ePO and ePO-managed product data elements from database queries.

  • Provide guidance and direction to Government customers using best practice software deployment strategies using existing tools like SCCM.

  • Balance McAfee endpoint product policy configuration and data burdens with both endpoint platform performance and ePO console & database performance.

  • Act as an escalation point for ePO and ePO-managed endpoint product issues from either Government or internal customers; escalate to senior engineers or McAfee as needed.

  • Synthesize task requirements with McAfee ePO and ePO-managed endpoint product capabilities to achieve a robust solution.

  • Create technical documents, drawings, how-to guides and other deliverables.

  • Adhere to security best practices and comply with government standards.

  • Analyze mission requirements and make recommendations.

  • Develop secure architecture designs based on security regulations.

  • Communicate and present recommendations to senior engineers or managers in written and oral format.

  • Maintain knowledge of security regulations, best practices, countermeasures, compliance standards and current threats.

  • Support Continuity of Operations planning and disaster recovery.


  • 6 years' of related IT experience.

  • 3 years' McAfee experience.

  • Experience supporting Government organizations in a security-engineering role.

  • Solid experience with many aspects of McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator including Agent Handlers, Repositories, McAfee Agents, Disaster Recovery, operating in FIPS mode, Policy Assignment Rules, System Sorting, Tags.

  • Prior experience operating and maintaining McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator deployments of various sizes from very small to very large.

  • Experience in successfully supporting ePO and SQL databases, including troubleshooting performance issues, role-based access, using server tasks, tags, queries, performing routine maintenance and disaster recovery.

  • Considerable experience in supporting two or more ePO-managed endpoint products including Application Control, Change Control, Policy Auditor, Virus Scan Enterprise, Endpoint Security, Host IPS, Drive Encryption/EEPC, File and Removable Media Protection/EEFF, Data Loss Prevention, Device Control, Management of Native Encryption.

  • Understanding of TCP/IP networking and its impact on managing endpoint products from ePO.

This position requires United States Citizenship due to our Federal contractual obligation.

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Perspecta Values:

Perspecta is an EOE / Female / Minority / Individual with Disabilities / Protected Veteran Status

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End Point Threat Management Senior Engineer

Expired Job

DXC Technology