Network & Security Engineer


Columbia, SC

Industry: Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 341 days ago

  by    Lori Sklarski

I have a direct hire permanent position for a Network & Security Engineer to join the team. Please see the job description below and let me know if you are interested. Please send a Word format of your resume or feel free to reach out with questions, all of my contact information is below.


·        Responsible for the operation and maintenance LAN, WAN and Data Centers networks, Wi-Fi Networks, external load balancing infrastructure, Checkpoint Security Firewalls

·        Owning and troubleshooting technical issues

·        Proactively monitor and manage all Network and firewall systems

·        Installing, configuring and monitoring the performance of hardware and software

·        Knowledge of B2B and B2C internet facing solutions for financial services

·        Insure the on-going availability of B2B systems by ensuring robust security to avoid denial of service attacks and attempts to hack assets including customer data

·        Assist IT Security in maintaining an appropriate networksecurity policy

·        Liaison with third party vendors and outsource suppliers to ensure provision of IT services is in line with SLA’s

·        Assisting the IT function in the deployment of infrastructure services to support the business function

·        Assisting in the design, implementation and testing of IT systems and services

·        Assisting with the day to day administration of the IT function

·        Ability to work within at ITIL framework

·        Staying up to date with key technology roadmaps and product enhancements

·        Knowledge of the latest Data Centre networking technologies (Fabric Path, VDC, vPC, etc.)


Key technical skills:

·        IPv4 Subnetting

·        External and Internal DNS systems

·        External SSL Certificates

·        Cisco Catalyst & Nexus switches

·        Cisco WLAN AP’s and Wireless LAN Controllers

·        Cisco ACS & ISE

·        Riverbed WAN Optimisation

·        Switching / routing (OSPF)

·        QoS

·        Checkpoint Firewalls (Policy, Application Control, URL Filtering, IPS/IDS, AV/Anti-Bot & Clustering) & Eventia Reporting

·        Solarwinds & Cisco Prime

·        Windows DHCP

·        RSA SecurID

·        Juniper SA

·        F5 (LTM & APM)

·        Telco providers including COLT and Masergy

Therefore a core competency in the above is desirable with regards to:

·        Network & Security device configuration

·        Core switch configuration (Nexus 7K)

·        Configuration of office switches (Catalyst 3750, 3650, 2960)

·        Configuration and management of wireless office solutions

·        Routing – LAN/MAN/ WAN (VPLS)

·        Firewall configuration

·        Cisco IOS updates

·        Network design documentation

·        Data Centre experience including physical racking of hardware

·        WAN/MAN QoS

·        Riverbed Steelhead configuration

·        Implementation of network monitoring

·        Juniper SA SSL VPN configuration

·        Application Load balancing (F5)

$90K - $100K