Job Description :
Direct End Client: State of North Carolina
Job Title: Security Architect
Duration: 12 Months
Start Date: 11/01/2016
Location: Raleigh, NC
Position Type: Contract
Interview Type: Either Webcam Interview or In Person
cBiz Requirement ID: SNC_SEC124_VB

Required Skills:
Design, implementation and migration of Endpoint Security McAfee/Intel Security product offerings. (3 years)
We are looking for someone who has had ‘hands on’ Endpoint Security McAfee/Intel Security experience. (3 years)
Experience in managing Endpoint Security applications in a PCI infrastructure responsible for processing credit card transactions is also a must. (3 years)
Windows Active Directory experience. (3 years)
Ability to communicate effectively and interact with customers as well as IT management to assess risk and provide mitigation actions. (3 years)
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills; the ability to communicate technical issues to both technical and non-technical persons. (3 years)
Advanced understanding of IT best practices bringing technology and quantified business needs into one appropriate IT solution. (3 years)
Experience in developing the Architecture and integrating IT solutions that are both efficient and properly managed to meet business needs. (3 years)
Operational experience with various operating systems in both a physical and virtual environments. (3 years)
Operational experience with networking standards, materials, tools, and terminology. (3 years)
Operational experience with various database technologies as well. (3 years)
Extensive security conscious experience managing solutions in a network segmented datacenter environment.
Provide regular status reporting. (3 years)
MS Office Suite 2013 including Visio and Project 2013, O365,SharePoint, and Remedy 8.0. (3 years)

Department: North Carolina Department of Public Safety (NC-DPS)

Description: McAfee Endpoint Security Architect

Responsibilities:
This position is responsible for the design and implementation of the existing DPS McAfee Enterprise Endpoint Security Infrastructure (McAfee/Intel Security
This position will be the Architect and Subject Matter Expert (SME) for McAfee Enterprise Endpoint Security. Endpoint Security entails securing all desktop, laptop and mobile security devices.
The work will involve building, testing, documenting, updating, capacity, test and DR planning of anti-virus, encryption, file integrity monitoring, & data loss prevention products from McAfee/Intel Security. • Duties involve the above tasks as well as meeting with other service owners and customer base to ensure that these services meet the needs within the team and for DPS as a whole in its current state as well as providing a direction for the service going forward.
Design, implementation and support tasks will involve managing these respective systems as well as assisting operational and desktop support staff in the resolution of advanced problems that arise in this area of responsibility.
This position is responsible for, but not limited to, provisioning, upgrading & securing these respective resources for the entire DPS environment.
Proactively monitor all related systems with available tools to ensure greater system uptime.
Responsible for creating all documentation, processes and procedures for areas of responsibility.
This position is responsible for ensuring that DPS Infrastructure technology complies with State standards as well as incorporates industry best practices in order to meet business needs.
This position will interact with other Infrastructure, Application Development, Server, Web, Security and Project Management staff to provide project representation and planning for ongoing IT projects and initiatives.
This position will also work with all DPS employees to aid in problem resolution.
This position is responsible for ensuring that Change Management procedures are followed and are well documented.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Requirements:
Candidate MUST possess:
Design, implementation and on-going support of Endpoint Security McAfee/Intel Security products.
We are looking for someone who has had ‘hands on’ Endpoint Security experience with McAfee/Intel Security experience.
Experience in managing Endpoint Security applications such as laptop encryption and mobile device security
Basic knowledge of VMWare and building virtual servers.
Windows Active Directory (EADS) experience is required as well.
Ability to communicate effectively and interact with customers as well as IT management to assess risk and provide mitigation actions.
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills; the ability to communicate technical issues to both technical and non-technical persons; the ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with clients, stakeholders and diverse/varied functional users; the ability to engender an air of ‘teamwork’ among team members, clients, users, and peers.
Advanced understanding of IT best practices bringing technology and quantified business needs into one appropriate IT solution.
Experience in developing the architecture and integrating IT solutions that are both efficient and properly managed to ensure that business needs are met in a quantifiable manner.
Operational experience with various operating systems in both physical and virtual environments.
Operational experience with networking standards, tools, and terminology.
Operational experience with various database technologies.
Extensive security conscious experience managing solutions in a network segmented datacenter environment.
Provide regular status reporting.

Preferred requirements:
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Engineering or Computer Science
MS Office Suite 2013, or higher, including Visio and Project 2013, O365,SharePoint
Remedy 8.0.

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