Lead Network Security Engineer

BA/BS; 7+ yrs VAR/MSP experience; Cisco CCNP, CCIE or equivalent; Security, Firewall, LAN, WAN, routing, switching; Exp. assessing, designing, configuring and implementing network/security solutions
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description

We are seeking a Lead Network Security Engineer whose primary responsibility will be project-based engineering, design, installation and troubleshooting of network and security solutions. This person will also act as a technical lead on complex client projects.


  • Security/Firewall, LAN and WAN routing and switching design
  • Configuration and deployment in complex small to large environments including Internet Edge architectures.
  • Assessment, design and implementation of network and security products/solutions.
  • Developing comprehensive graphical and text-based design documentation and effectively managing the implementation process from design to customer acceptance.
  • Assume technical leadership on complex projects.
  • Troubleshoot issues as necessary.
  • Act as a focal point for client security problem resolution, lead design workshops and support pre-sales activity for complex security and network solutions when needed.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience
  • 7 + years related experience in a VAR/MSP environment.
  • Cisco® CCNP/CCIE certificate or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with security focused network solutions that align with compliance requirements and industry standards like PCI, HIPAA, ISO 27001, NIST, CSF, ITIL, COBIT, Sarbanes Oxley, ISO, SANS 20, etc.
  • Working knowledge of host/network common vulnerabilities and exploits, hacker methodologies and tactics, and the tools used.
  • Experience positioning professional services, managed services & SaaS solutions to fulfill needs regarding risk management, risk assessments, compliance assessment/remediation, and information security architectures is desired
  • Flexible and adaptable to change and hours of work, to meet customer needs
  • Experience working in professional corporate office environment
  • Candidates must have experience and demonstrated expertise in at least one or more of the following areas:
    • Cisco Network Security design, configuration, and tuning of security appliances
    • Excellent understanding of VPN 
    • ASA Firewalls and FWSMs 
    • Palo Alto and Fortinet Firewalls
    • IPS appliances and in-line modules, building and tuning of alerts
    • SourceFire / FireSight / AMP
    • Network Access Control (NAC) / Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) integration with wired, wireless infrastructure & VPN 
    • Content Security (Cisco/Ironport ESA/WSA, WebSense, etc.)
    • Security Testing and Audit Platforms (Nessus, NMAP, etc.)
    • SIEM Platforms (Splunk, McAfee Nitro, LogRythm, etc.)
    • Working knowledge of OS and domain structures e.g. Red Hat Linux, Oracle/Sun, Windows, Active Directory, as well as servers, services, and associated vulnerabilities.
    • Experience with Windows, Linux, Red Hat, etc. hosts, operating systems and applications.
    • Must have valid license and access to an automobile

Please send resumes to faith@stone-search.com

Dice Id : 10238328
Position Id : 771455
Originally Posted : 1 year ago
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