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Network Security Engineer

ITAC Solutions is assisting a major organization in their search for a Network Engineer! In this role, you will build & implement network security systems across the enterprise. Tasks include planning, developing, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting & optimizing all local and wide area network security appliances & associated software.

What you’ll be doing (duties of this position):

  • Develop, implement, maintain, and oversee enforcement of security policies, procedures and associated plans for information security based on industry-standard best practices.
  • Assess need for any security configuration (minor or significant) or architectural changes and execute as needed.
  • Integrate strategy with security alerts and issues.
  • Conduct research on emerging products, services, protocols, and standards in support of security enhancement and development efforts.
  • Plan and implement any improvement, modification, or replacement of network infrastructure components.
  • Conduct research on network products, services, protocols, and standards in support of network procurement and development efforts.
  • Develop and implement policies, procedures, and associated training for network resource administration, appropriate use, and disaster recovery.
  • Monitor system capacity to determine its effect on performance and recommend enhancements to meet new or changing network demands.
  • Install and configure all network security hardware and equipment, including firewalls, VPN appliances, and proxy appliances.
  • Configure, maintain and manage Cisco ASA firewall, IPSec/SSL Virtual Private Networks, F5 Local Traffic Manager, and Bluecoat Proxy environments.

What you’ll need to be considered (requirements):

  • 4-year degree in computer science and/or 4 years equivalent work experience.
  • Hands-on technical knowledge of network systems, protocols, and standards such as Ethernet, LAN/WAN, ISP technologies, TCP/IP, and 802.11x.
  • Hardware, software, and network connection troubleshooting experience.
  • Working technical knowledge of current systems software, protocols, and standards.
  • Ability to conduct research into security issues and products as required.
  • High level of analytical and problem-solving abilities. Intuition and keen instincts to pre-empt attacks.

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