Job Description

Job Description –Network Security Engineer
The Network & Security Engineer is an Information Technology professional with responsibility on designing, implementing, administering and supporting various different network and security related hardware and software solutions for the organization. He/ she has in depth knowledge across the domain, enough to execute projects single handedly based on security policies and baselines and complying with the requirements of internal and external audits.
Duties and responsibilities
 Maintain and administer perimeter security systems like Firewalls, Intrusion protection systems (IPS), Web Application firewalls (WAF), Email security gateways, Email and network Sandbox etc.
 Install, maintain and monitor end point security systems like Network Access controls (NAC), Antivirus (AV), Host Intrusion Prevention (HIPS)/ Vulnerability patching systems, Mobile device management (MDM), Device control, Full disk encryption, Application controls etc.
 Install, configure, administer and support Web Security Gateways, Network load balancers, Virtual private networks (VPN), Corporate wireless network, IP telephony network, Routers and switches of the organization
 Troubleshoot complex technical issues and manage them in a fast paced business environment
 Write and maintain technical documentation including design docs, test plans, project plans, procedures, incident reports and troubleshooting guides
 Assist in the development of guidelines and procedures for administration and security best practices
 Provide network documentation, network security design and integration
 Perform regular network monitoring and security event log monitoring to identify possible intrusions and take necessary remedial actions
 Implement the necessary controls and procedures to protect information systems assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction
 Monitor network usage, anticipate problems and suggest solutions
 Develop standard operation procedures and deliver user training materials
 Manage projects and maintenance of change management in ticketing system
 Ensure that implemented projects meet the best practice security guidelines
 Remain current on emerging technologies via professional groups, trade magazines,training, independent research and study, and other avenues available
 Work closely with colleagues to meet team goals and improve processes and practices
 Diagnose problems and solve issues, often under time constraints
 Act as escalation point to vendor to resolve problems
 Evaluate and recommend new and emerging network & security products and technologies
 Be available, on call, to rapidly troubleshoot any problems resulting from changes
 Remain current on emerging technologies via professional groups, trade magazines,training, independent research and study, and other avenues available


Job qualifications and requirements
 Hold domain related ‘professional level’ industry recognized certification/s
 Hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer science, Information Technology or related field.
 He/ she has at least 8 years’ of core expertise in network security domain
 Absolutely trustworthy with high standards of personal integrity
 An enthusiasm to stay up to date with current and emerging technologies and about advanced security threats
 Strong time management skills
 Must demonstrate strong analytical, reasoning and problem solving skills.

 
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