Mac Security Engineer

MacOS X, "Command-line Interface (CLI)", JAMF, McAfee Webgateway/ePO, zscaler, POSIX, ACL, system hardening
Full Time, C2H Independent
Depends On Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

A client of ours in Wilmington, DE is looking to hire a Sr. Mac Desktop Engineer with a subject matter expertise in Mac Security.  This role is a critical position protecting and supporting current Macintosh operating systems in an enterprise environment ensuring, amongst other things, that the Macs are locked down and secure when operating off the enterprise network.  The Mac Security Engineer will work closely with a team of Mac Engineers in supporting a user base of roughly 5,000 Macs.
  • Serve as the subject matter expert (SME) for Mac OS X Security: recommending and integrating security protocols, products and tools to enterprise systems.
  • Work within the Command Line Interface (CLI) to perform critical tasks and apply security settings in an effort to harden the OS.
  • Work closely with end-users across a variety of departments and locations within the organization for troubleshooting and support escalations.
  • 6+ years of experience in a Mac Desktop Support role at an enterprise level with Command Line Interface (CLI) level engineering experience.  Understanding and comfort with the OS behind the Finder.
  • Mac Security experience with a wide range of Mac Security software such as: pf, Charles proxy, squid, Apache, McAfee Webgateway/ePO, Cisco Umbrella or zscaler
  • Deployment experience leveraging JAMF Casper suite and/or VMWare Airwatch, Puppet and Munki
  • Understanding Mac POSIX permissions and experience with ACLs, Directory Services, MacOS X File system, and Network Analysis/Troubleshooting
  • Familiarity with security best practices for hardening Mac OS X
  • Must have the verbal and written soft skills to support the software deployment, and troubleshooting timelines across many different departments in an enterprise environment.
  • Mac OS X shell scripting for system configuration in BASH, Python, Perl, or Ruby
  • Familiarity with:
    • Apple MacOS 10.13+
    • Swift, Go and JAVA
    • Infrastructure Services (DNS, DHCP, LDAP, 802.1x, Kerberos, SMTP, SNMP, NTP, VPN, NetBoot, AFP, SMB,etc.)
    • Remote Console Tools (SSH, VNC, RDC, JAMF Remote)
Dice Id : 10494670
Position Id : 819230
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