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Cyber Security Engineer- Network Security- Cyber Engineer

Advertiser
Vaco Technology
Location
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Rate
-

Description - The Cyber Security Engineer's mission is to ensure that our client can identify, defend and respond against both internal and external cyber security threats. We will identify and eradicate threats as early in the kill chain as possible to reduce the risk and impact while delivering these services using pragmatic, data-driven decisions and a culture of professionalism, transparency and requirements-based design. This position is responsible for Cyber Defense technologies and related services used to mitigate the organization's exposure to Advanced Persistent Threats (APT), Advanced Evasion Techniques (AET), hacktivism, cyber-crime, other forms of online attacks and unauthorized access targeting the financial services industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with Cyber Security Product Management, Engineering, and Operations team to understand business requirements, levels of demand and impact on technical architecture
  • Perform testing of new software versions for platforms including Remote Access VPN, Firewalls and Web Proxy
  • Design the low-level, technical capability architecture for new and modified capabilities and ensure that the design can deliver to defined business requirements
  • Publish capability upgrade and maintenance plans
  • Provide input into the capability development and optimization
  • Act as a subject matter expert for all capability architecture related discussions and issues

Job Requirements

Essentials Skills and Qualifications:
* Ability to transform functional requirements into detailed technical specifications
* Strong experience in business analysis, IT planning and design
* Extensive experience in a security engineering or architecture roles
* Deep knowledge of enterprise-scale security systems and architectures
* A strong understanding of current technology trends and competitive forces
* Ability to develop custom technical component integration plans


* Advanced Linux or Windows experience
* A degree in Computer Science, IT, Systems Engineering, or a related discipline and at least 5 years of relevant experience or a high-school diploma and at least 10 years of relevant experience
* Extensive experience in planning and designing solutions using APIs, workflow orchestration and automation
* Develops strong customer, peer and senior relationships globally
* Strong critical thinking, analytical and problem solving skills
* Clear understanding of information security, backed by a depth and breadth of supporting technical knowledge, especially in the field of Cyber Security

Desired Skills and Qualifications:
* Extensive experience across all phases of the service delivery lifecycle
* Experience or familiarity with tools such as Pulse Secure, CheckPoint, McAFee and Zscaler

Candidate Value Proposition:
The candidate needs to be technically proficient in programming and computing fundamentals, Windows, Linux, networking and have a strong grounding in computer science. The role requires someone familiar with industry-standard security solutions and a general cyber security awareness and familiarity or experience working in the Cyber environment. The candidate needs to be familiar with release processes, QA, building and executing test plans.



Job Requirements:
As a Network Engineer, you must be smart, self-motivated and able to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. You must also be a team player who is able to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality at all times. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills. Specific qualifications for the role include: Minimum 4 years of experience in firewall management (e.g., CheckPoint, Juniper, Palo Alto), Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches and PTP VPN Tunnel management Minimum 3 years of experience in load balancer management and in sub netting IPv4 networks Experience supporting multiple environments Exceptional troubleshooting experience Familiarity with switching technology and protocols (e.g., VLAN, Trunking, Spanning Tree, Span ports, etc.) Experience creating networking diagrams using Visio Experience documenting network policies and processes Complete understanding of the 7 layer OSI model. SNMP Management tools like What's Up Gold Understanding of VM Ware and iSCSI Storage Knowledge of commonly-used security concepts, practices and procedures Strong forward infrastructure thinking and attention to detail Ability to create and manage detailed task lists Mid-size and Enterprise experience, preferred Palo Alto Experience and/or certification, preferred Amazon Experience, preferred Security Certifications, preferred CCNA and CCNP, preferred

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