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Requisition ID:872756
Job Description
Information Systems Engineer

About the Role and Responsibilities
Location: Beaverton - Remote
About the Role:
This is a lead Operational Support position that gives you the opportunity to support the McAfee Labs Big Data infrastructure and applications, that acquire, hold, transform, analyze, and distribute mission-critical data about current and evolving malware threats. You will work with McAfee Labs research and product teams to use and maintain our massive repository of security data and a full spectrum of Big Data technologies to combat increasingly sophisticated malware and become part of Intel Security Group’s future anti-malware strategy.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Support two Hadoop clusters consisting of some 200 grid servers managing 220TB of security data. Evaluate and advise on cluster improvement and upgrade options
  • Support an existing MongoDB cluster consisting of some 40 servers managing 2.5TB of security data. Manage upgrades and maintenance activities
  • Support existing SybaseIQ, MS SQL and MySQL databases totaling roughly 6TB
  • Conduct research into existing production systems to understand and document interdependencies and user demands
  • Assist with remediation and stability improvement of legacy systems and play an important role in planning and execution of re-engineering efforts
  • Self-directed management of daily operations work, including managing service requests, monitoring capacity, producing metrics, and working with change control
  • Supervise the planning and implementation of operational projects like implementation of and migration to new systems
  • Work closely with research, product, engineering and data mining teams on requirements, to support operational aspects of their data access and management needs
  • Ensure uptime of business-critical systems
  • Provide after hours on-call support

Required Experience/Skills & Education:
  • At least 2 years of experience in using and supporting Hadoop and/or MongoDB clusters in a Big Data environment
  • Experience with SQL or MySQL based application support
  • At least two years of systems and application technical support experience
  • Performance troubleshooting experience with applications running on Linux and Windows platforms
  • Experience with highly distributed, high volume production systems
  • Some experience with Sybase preferred
  • Experience working directly with data and service consumers to provide support or to elicit project or support requirements
  • Proven success in coordinating technical projects requiring contributions from multiple teams
McAfee, part of Intel Security and a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel Corp. (NASDAQ:INTC), empowers businesses, the public sector, and home users to safely experience the benefits of the Internet. The company delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world. With its visionary Security Connected strategy, innovative approach to hardware-enhanced security, and unique Global Threat Intelligence network, McAfee is relentlessly focused on keeping its customers safe.
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Job IT Operations
Primary Location NA-USA-OR-Beaverton
Position Number 872756
Schedule Full-time
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