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Network Security Engineer II 17043 Phoenix, AZ 5/18/2023 2:36:00 PM

FTE - Client

Job Description

This position is responsible for performing all functions required to support day-to-day administration and troubleshooting of network security devices and security policies while supporting, maintaining, and documenting broad suite of security infrastructure, accountable for security and networking infrastructure component availability and integrity, and participating in investigation and reporting of security incidents. The ideal candidate will have deep knowledge of Check Point, Fortinet, F5, Juniper, and a strong background in Linux, scripting languages and overall network security engineering.

We are open to hiring remote if we find the right talent in any of these states (AL, AR, AZ, CO, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, LA, MD, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NM, NV, OR, OK, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT).
What you will do to contribute to the company's success
Design, implement, and maintain network security solutions using Check Point, Fortinet, and F5 technologies to protect the organization's systems, infrastructure and data.
  • Configure, manage and troubleshoot Firewalls, VPNs, 2-Factor Authentication, Access Policies, Load balancers, and others to ensure optimal network performance, security, and connectivity.
  • Utilize Python, Ansible, or other scripting and programming tools, together with strong Linux administration skills to automate tasks, troubleshoot issues, and optimize network security performance.
  • Respond to support tickets escalated to Network Security Engineering Team and Perform on-call duties as assigned, being a technical point of contact for team
  • Develop and maintain network security documentation, including policies, procedures, troubleshooting steps and topology diagrams as it relates to Network Security components.
  • Provide security metrics from the environment that can be used by several groups and teams including senior management.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate security controls into the network infrastructure and ensure compliance with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to junior network security engineers and other team members, promoting a culture of knowledge sharing and continuous improvement.
  • Stay current with the latest industry trends, emerging threats, and best practices in network security to contribute to the ongoing development of the organization's security posture.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or MIS/CIS from a four-year college or university preferred
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in network security engineering, with a focus on Check Point, Fortinet, and F5 technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of load balancing, VPNs, and network security best practices.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with scripting and automation tools using Python and Linux systems.
  • Familiarity with network protocols, routing and switching, and network architecture principles.
  • Relevant certifications, such as CCSE (Check Point Certified Security Expert), NSE7+ (Fortinet Network Security Expert), or F5-CTS (F5 Certified Technology Specialist), are strongly preferred.
Certificates, licenses, registrations
  • CISSP or GSEC, NSE7+, F5-CTS preferred
  • Valid driver's license and a good driving record
Other skills and abilities
  • Firm understanding of networking concepts in routing and firewall administration.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, managing multiple priorities and deadlines.
  • A self-starter with sound problem-solving, analytical, and troubleshooting skills
  • Must have solid interpersonal and organizational skills. 
  • Familiarity with Change Control and Method of Procedure processes preferred
Other qualifications
  • Up to 10% travel required by this job.
Core Competencies 
  • Committed: Values each and every customer, while working hard to keep their business and support our communities. 
  • Helpful: Delivers support in the ways that are most useful to our customers and addresses their needs with expertise, respect, and empathy.