Network Security Engineer


Southfield, MI

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 210 days ago

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We are seeking a highly motivated NetworkSecurity Engineer who will develop and maintain the high-level design plan for the overall logistical and technical IT securityarchitecture including, providing technical leadership and consulting across the organization and gaining commitment to initiate and participate in projects for implementing these plans. In addition, the candidate will provide support for our client's next generation firewalls, IPS, VPN, and 2 Factor Authentication.


  • Provide planning, design, engineering, implementation, configuration, operational support and troubleshooting for our networksecurityinfrastructure
  • Validation of firewall configuration, rule creation, and assessment of firewall traffic flow (dynamic routing, log analysis)
  • Research and assess new threats and security alerts, and recommends remedial actions to ensure networksecurity design is resilient enough to deal with the latest threats and attacks scenarios
  • Develop technical documentation, including standards and standard operating procedures (SOPs) for operations personnel
  • Provide design and expert technical input / support for engineering networksecurity solutions based on recognized standards and best practices
  • Report on key compliance and operational metrics for the networksecurityinfrastructure
  • Work with vendors, application developers, database administrators, corporate IT, and other technology groups to deploy new or updated technology projects
  • Conduct routine hardware and software audits of all supported systems to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, procedures, and requirements
  • Periodic security assessment of firewall, router, switches, VPN, SSL concentrator and other network component security configurations
  • Maintain proper change management documentation for all hardware and software modifications
  • Provide reliable 24/7 support for numerous facilities
  • Report progress to supervisor and project managers, including the preparation of weekly status reports
  • Provide Investigation support of any actual or potential information security incidents

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3years of networksecurity engineering experience
  • Experience with Palo Alto Next Generation Firewalls is preferred
  • CISSP - ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional is a plus
  • CNSE - Palo Alto Network?s Certified NetworkSecurity Engineer is a plus
  • CCSP - Cisco Certified Security Professional is a plus
  • Bachelor?s degree in Information Technology or related field preferred; work experience and background will be considered in lieu of formal education
  • Proven project management and organizational skills specifically managing multiple concurrent projects
  • Competency with networksecurity and information security concepts and technologies
  • Solid organizational and time management skills, and ability to prioritize; ability to manage multiple projects
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced, consistently changing environment, and respond to urgent situations, as required

*Candidates must be local and have authorization to work in the U.S. for any employer. No third parties.