22 days old
2017-11-012017-11-29

Senior Network Security Engineer

Minneapolis, MN 55404
  • Job Code
    585441
  • Payrate
    $115,000 To $125,000

Permanent


Senior Network Security Engineer


KEY: Ideal candidate will have be a Senior Network Engineer with Cisco NAC and also has a background in Security such as firewalls, IPS/IDS (Intrusion Prevention Services/Intrusion Detection Services) ISE (Identity Services Engine) and Proxy Server.


Overview


-Ensure the stability and integrity of in-house data, video, and wireless network services. This is achieved by planning, designing, and developing local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs) across the organization.


-Participate with the installation, monitoring, maintenance, support, and optimization of all security network hardware, software, and communication links.


-Analyze and resolve security network hardware and software problems in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide end user training where required.


Responsibilities


Strategy & Planning


-Interact with application personnel and other infrastructure personnel to develop and support secure, network aware applications


-Develop a strong working relationship by working collaboratively with peer employees in the operations network services teams and partner organizations chartered with protecting resources


-Collaborate with executive management and department leaders to assess near- and long-term network security needs.


-Create and maintain documentation as it relates to network security configuration, network mapping, processes, and service records.


-Develop, implement and maintain policies, procedures, and associated training plans for network security administration, usage, and disaster recovery.


Acquisition & Deployment


-Design, deploy and support company LANs, WANs, wireless networks, routers, firewalls, IPS/IDS systems, Identity Services Engine (ISE), Proxy's, and other network hardware.


-Conduct research on network products, services, protocols, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the security networking industry.


-Oversee new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades.


-Interact with vendors. Understand vendor offerings, assist in the creation of proposals, and assess vendor replies


Operational Management


-Maintain, tune, administer and troubleshoot network security infrastructure. This position is focused initially on proxy services, intrusion detection /prevention systems, with additional support for firewalls and related security infrastructure


-Create and maintain firewall and proxy policies.


-Support physical network and virtual network security environments


-Act as an Intrusion Prevention Services (IPS) subject matter expert.


-Act as a Proxy Server subject matter expert


-Implement IPS provided policies, assist in security investigations events and collaborate on IPS policy


-Work closely with vendor partners for advanced / escalated trouble-shooting


-Author and maintain standard operating procedures and work instructions


-Participate in projects that are delivered via third party partners.


-Follow established change management policies and process.


-Monitor network performance and troubleshoot problem areas as needed.


-Participate in managing all network security solutions including Remote Access, VPN, Firewall, IDS, and security management applications.


-Manage and/or provide guidance to junior members of the team.


Qualifications


-7 to 12 years in a lead network analyst or engineer position.


-Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred.


-Cisco certifications, CCNA, CCNP or CCIE.

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  • Information Technology

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