Network Security Engineer - CCNA CISSP

CISSP, Network Security, intrusion detection, Cisco, CCNE, Cisco Certifications, Email security, Firewall, IT security, Information security, Infrastructure, Network engineering, System security
Contract W2
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Consultant(s) with below added knowledge will be highly recommended:

Senior Level Network Security Assignment - Expected Tasks:

  • Planning, engineering, and monitoring the security arrangements for the protection of the network systems.
  • Identifying, monitoring, and defining the requirements of the overall security of the system.
  • Creating different ways to solve the existing threats and security issues.
  • Configuring and implementing intrusion detection systems and firewalls.
  • Testing and checking the system for weaknesses in software and hardware.
  • Maintaining firewalls, virtual private networks, web protocols, and email security.
  • Creating virus and threat detection systems.
  • Configuring and installing security infrastructure devices.
  • Investigating intrusion and hacking incidents, collecting incident responses, and carrying out forensic investigations.
  • Determining latest technologies and processes that improve the overall security of the system.
  • Using industry-standard analysis criteria to test the security level of the firm.
  • Developing tracking documents to note system vulnerabilities.
  • Reporting the security analysis and monitoring findings.
  • Supervising the configuration and installation of new software and hardware.
  • Implementing regulatory systems in accordance with IT security.
  • Informing the company about the security incidents as soon as possible.
  • Modifying the technical, legal, and regulatory aspects of the system security.
  • Defining and maintaining security policies.
  • Occasionally replacing the security system protocol and architecture.
  • Maintaining switches and servers.
  • Proven work experience as a network security engineer or information security engineer.
  • Experience in creating and maintaining security systems.
  • Thorough understanding of the latest technologies, security principles, and protocols.
  • Complete command on dealing with security systems, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, anti-virus software, log management, authentication systems, content filtering, etc.
  • Understanding of the web-related terminologies and software such as web applications, web related protocols, service-oriented architectures, and web services.
  • Ability to work under pressure and stressful scenarios.
  • Ability to communicate and report network security incidents and issues to the upper management.
  • Ability to define and implement the results of malicious code, mobile code, and anti-virus software.
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance.
  • Knowledge of computer forensic tools, data loss prevention methods, and disaster recovery methods.
  • Develop detailed documentation (maps, diagrams, hardware inventories, IP schema) for two VTA Wide Area Networks (WANs) that serve equipment on light rail station platforms.
  • Review and evaluate test reports from the network cable plant installation.
  • Evaluate equipment performance and identify network and security problems.  Systematically troubleshoot to isolate problem causes.
  • Recommend network changes to correct problems.
  • Support PCI Compliance Gap Analysis by providing technical expertise in the areas of network segmentation and network security.


  • CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) or CCDA (Cisco Certified Design Associate) Certification.
  • Network engineer certifications such as CCNP Security (Cisco Certified Network Professional Security), CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), and GIAC Security Certifications.
  • 10 years of directly related experience in network security, design, and troubleshooting.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited college or university.
Dice Id : 10106409
Position Id : V-NetSecurity
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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