Network Security Engineer

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Apex Systems
Network, Security, Engineer, BASIC, CISCO, TCP, IP, HTTP, Perl, Python, Systems, Scripts
Full Time

Job Description

If interested in this Network Security Engineer contracting opportunity, please email your updated WORD resume to Lonnie @ Thank you!
  • Location: Austin, TX (Downtown) - WFH during COVID
  • 6 months contract to hire
  • Please no C2C

Due to in the influx of security projects we are looking to bring on a Network Security Engineer with the following skills/experience:

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
CISCO Network Security Engineer - 3+ years / Engineer providing deployment and operations
• Proven ability in delivering enterprise-level security solutions, both commercial and internally-developed
• Knowledge of network and web related protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP/S, BGP, OSPF, and other routing protocols)
• Ability to identify security risks and issues to architecture and develop effective mitigation plans for network infrastructures

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Excellent IP networking fundamentals and extensive experience in the application of IP protocols as well as network analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills
• Knowledge of authentication protocols (TACACS, RADIUS, 802.1x, etc)
• Prior experience with the deployment of IDS/IPS technologies
• Prior experience with deployment of firewalls and associated maintenance and configuration of rulesets
• Strong knowledge of current network security threats, trends, and mitigations
• Strong coding skills in multiple common languages (e.g. Perl, Ansible, Python, Ruby, shell scripting, PowerShell)
• Proven history of mentoring team members
• Experience and detailed technical knowledge of security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Excellent leadership, teamwork, and collaboration skills
• Results-oriented, self-starter, high energy, self-motivated

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or


Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

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Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : BHJOB2374_1148443
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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