Eric Wuehler
email: eric@wuehler.com
mobile: 503.374.8628
web: ericwuehler.com
twitter: @ericwuehler
Summary

Eric Wuehler is a Principal Engineer leading the Artificial Intelligence Research Architecture Team in the Office of the CTO at McAfee. Eric is a seasoned leader, architect, and developer with more than twenty years of experience working with diverse teams around the world. In his free time, Eric pokes around with mobile and IoT devices, 3D printing, and figuring out ways to spend more time with his family.

Personal Projects
Co-host the Mostly Security Podcast, a weekly show where Jon and I talk (mostly) about computer security and technology events.
Developer of Hash/Check, a simple Mac application that allows you to verify downloaded files by hash.
Developer of Cast/Snip, a simple iOS application that allows you to create Snips of your favorite Podcasts, save them for later and share them on social media.
Professional Experience  Show Projects
McAfee2004 - Present
Principal Engineer
Office of the CTO — 2020 - Present

Leading the Artificial Intelligence Research Architecture Team to drive first class engineering in AI/ML at McAfee. Providing industry leading threat research and analysis for customers and partners.

Office of the CTO — 2017 - 2020

Researching and developing proof-of-concepts for the evolving security threats to both corporate and consumer environments. Working with customers and industry to understand the changing security landscape and how to protect against threats.

Solutions Architect
Consumer Mobile and New Products — 2015 - 2017

Research security and safety concepts for mobile users. Building iOS and Android applications that move beyond "traditional" security. Research security and safety ideas in the context of IoT and Wearables.

Solutions Architect
Internet of Things, Small and Embedded Devices — 2014 - 2015

Working with the larger team to define and deliver a scalable and secure IoT management platform that spans Cloud and on-premise deployments. Deep research into management and security of IoT devices. Building proof of concept devices and software, leveraging technologies for sharing sensor data between devices.

Software Architect
Enterprise Mobile — 2011 - 2015

Design and architecture; building a solution for managing security for mobile devices in the enterprise. Working with teams in house as well as partners and acquisitions to create valuable mobile security solutions for Government, Enterprise and Small Business.

Consumer Mobile — 2010 - 2012

Experienced research, prototyping and developing mobile security products, platforms and libraries for iOS, Android and other mobile Operating Systems. Coordinate with a global development team to deliver mobile products that are available worldwide.

Senior Software Engineer
System Security Management — 2004 - 2010

As a senior member of the team, my duties include providing technical leadership and direction for the enterprise product integration with McAfee’s enterprise console, ePolicy Orchestrator. The platform requires a detailed understanding of key enterprise technologies such as Java (J2EE, Servlets, JSP), SQL, XML, Web Services and LDAP.

Cohdoo — 2010 - 2013
Cofounder / Developer

Developer for an iOS audio recording application, Highlight. Highlight allows you to embed audio markers in real time, edit, share and replay the recordings with access to all audio markers. Designed for research and education markets. Also developed companion Mac Apps.

The Regence Group — 2002 - 2004
Lead Programmer Analyst

As a Lead Programmer, I helped architect and guide the development of a large-scale Health Care Enterprise (J2EE) application on the IBM WebSphere Application Server. Specifically, I was responsible for developing the technologies the application used to communicate with the various backend systems; JNDI (iPlanet LDAP), JDBC (Oracle and Sybase), JMS (in particular, MQ Series), and TCP Sockets to proprietary/homegrown systems. I was also involved with the Web Application architecture; designing and developing Servlets and JSPs using the Struts framework. I was also involved in the overall strategy for the application. I worked closely with the business community to make sure the application meets the needs of our customers.

Cenus Technology (later renamed Adara Networks) — 2000 - 2002
Senior Software Engineer

Startup company whose products enhanced customer internet experience by moving the content closer to the user with a proprietary edge server streaming and routing technology. Helped design, architect and build an interface allowing terminal, browser and application access to proprietary router configuration and management. Created prototypes, demos and test applications to show statistical and usability information.

Novell — 1994 - 2000
Software Engineer

Projects and groups I worked with at Novell include: Clustering/SAN management, Novell eGuide, Novell digitalme, Novell Installation Services, and Corporate Interoperability Testing.

Technical Expertise
Security Research and Software Development
IoT Prototyping and Development - Raspberry Pi, BeagleBone, Arduino
Mobile Development - iOS and Android
Enterprise Application Development
Languages - Swift, Go, Java, Objective-C, Python, Perl, etc
Other
I hold a Business Visa for China (through 2025).
I understand/speak Spanish at an intermediate level.
Education
Brigham Young University1991-1995
Bachelor of Science
Major: Computer Science
Minor: Spanish