Network Security Engineer

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Robert Half
Network, Security, Engineer, Systems, Engineering, Engineers, Test, SQL, Web, Computer, Networking, Firewall, IT
Full Time
Travel not required

Job Description


We are looking for a capable self-motivated system security engineer, who enjoys security work and possesses both deep and wide expertise in the security space, and Systems Engineering.

The security engineer will make things more secure by protecting system boundaries, keeping computer systems and network devices hardened against attacks and securing highly sensitive data. Qualified candidates will have a background in security and systems engineering.

Develop Information Security Plans and Policies
Information Security Engineers help plan and carry out an organization's information security strategy. They develop a set of security standards and best practices for the organization, and recommend security enhancements to management as needed. They develop strategies to respond to and recover from a security breach. Information Security Engineers are also responsible for educating the workforce on information security through training and building awareness.
Implement Protections
Information Security Engineers install and use software, such as firewalls and data encryption programs, to protect organizations' sensitive information. They also assist computer users with installation or processing of new security products and procedures.
Test for Vulnerabilities
An Information Security Engineer conducts periodic scans of networks to find any vulnerability. They also conduct penetration testing, in which they simulate an attack on the system to highlight or find any weaknesses that might be exploited by a malicious party.

Proven 5 years work experience as a system security engineer
Experience in building and maintaining security systems
Detailed technical knowledge of Microsoft SQL database and Microsoft operating system security
Hands on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, Microsoft AD security, etc.
Experience with network security and Cisco networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools
Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
Familiarity with web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols
Experience with Cloud Systems security
Experience with server OS, Cisco CIOS, and Microsoft SQL Server
Experience with sftp server and client
Experience with PowerShell scripting
Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure
BS degree in Computer Science or related field
Security certification preferred


Network Security, CCISO, Cisco IOS, Cisco Networking, Cisco Security, Cisco Technologies, Firewall

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Position Id : 01001-0011224564
Originally Posted : 1 year ago

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