This is contract to hire role. Manager wants option to convert candidate to FTE.
Network Security Engineer Client is seeking for a motivated Network Security Engineer II who will act as a network security subject matter expert to lead engineering efforts in securing our digital assets, data, and apps deployed in the cloud and on-prem. The network security engineer is expected to work independently with internal and external clients as well as senior management on detection, prevention, response, and mitigation of emerging cyber threats/attacks targeting at the Clients global networks. Job Responsibilities
Subject Matter Expert responsible for design and implementation of network security architectural framework, best practices, and compliance requirements.
Identify and implement defense-in-depth network analytics technologies and solutions.
Ensure best security practices, and provide technical consulting on the use of firewall, access control, intrusion detection and prevention, malware analysis, and threat correlation.
Monitor, collect, correlate, and identify security related logs, events, and data at different layers.
Perform research to identify and analyzing emerging cloud threats and attacks. Scope of Job
Subject matter expert with broad and in-depth knowledge of network security challenges, technologies, tools, and best practices.
Coach and mentor other team members. Autonomy
Works independently works with functional and business units to execute projects. Job Requirements
5+ years of related IT experience with significant job responsibilities tied to networking environments
Bachelors in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience and appropriate certifications
Expert knowledge of network protocols, OS, and/or cloud security
Experience with network security and analytics
Experience with network protocol analysis, and malware analysis
Good understanding of business, technology, and tradeoffs Competencies
Industry Knowledge desired
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