Jobs at Freddie Mac – Senior Information Security Engineer

Website Freddie Mac

Job Description:

We are seeking a Senior Information Security Engineer to join the Endpoint Security team within the Platform Security Technology department of the Information Technology Division. The engineer is responsible for providing administration and operations support of various endpoint security tools. The engineer will have the opportunity to administer and support multiple enterprise endpoint security tools. Read on to learn more about this exciting opportunity!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with Information Security team to ensure solution assurance and compliance to security policy, procedures, standards and baseline security configurations.
  • Establish and maintain operational, configuration and other process/procedures to ensure effectiveness of new and existing detective and preventative configuration policies.
  • Augment production support team to ensure 24/7 coverage and operations. Responsibilities sometimes require working evenings and weekends, sometimes with little or no advanced notice.
  • Provide support Management and IT Security Audit teams to provide answers, artifacts and solutions.
  • Apply patches and upgrades to clients, administrative tools, and utilities on a regular basis.
  • Participate in On call rotation
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot Endpoint antivirus/antimalware and other agent-based software on Windows desktops, as well as Windows and Unix servers.
  • Coordinate with other infrastructure, engineering, and application project/support teams to ensure new policies/assets are deployed and issues impacting tools and systems are resolved quickly and effectively without adversely impacting the affected business systems.
  • Perform daily monitoring for integrity and availability of appliances, management servers, systems and processes which may also include reviewing system and application logs, and verifying services and jobs are running as expected.
  • Provide support to the Cyber Security Operations Center and Threat Detection Teams with recommendations and handling of their requests for changes, updates and improvements to endpoint polices.

Job Requirements:

  • Needs to be organized and have the capability to multitask by working multiple problems, tasks and still seeing tasks through to closure working with all type of endpoint technologies.
  • Must have experience working on physical and virtual appliances. Configurations, Windows, Linux and Network commands
  • Working knowledge of cloud security for AWS, GCP etc.
  • An understanding of HIPS clients and firewall rules and settings.
  • 3-5+ years of experience in administration of security tools .
  • 5-7 years of relevant experience in IT Security
  • Python scripting experience
  • Working knowledge of network ports, protocols and firewalls
  • Familiar with change management activities and CAB routines.
  • An understanding of Endpoint Protection, File Integrity Monitoring, Data Loss Prevention, Security Configuration Management, Database Activity Monitoring, Data Masking, Malware Isolation, SaaS security solutions and cloud client security.
  • Familiar with industry security regulations and frameworks (MITRE Attack Framework, CIS CSC, etc.)

Job Details:

Company: Freddie Mac

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Ft. Worth, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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