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Sr Network Security Engineer

  • Location: Atlanta, GA, 30309
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Title: Sr. Network Security Engineer
Type: Contract - 6 months
Location: Atlanta, GA

Our client, an independent investment management company, is seeking a Sr. Network Security Engineer. 


Responsibilities:
  • Understands network and cloud topologies SME for network security architectures
  • Understanding various vendor solutions that are used to secure various architectures
  • Proactively identify and determine priority for any network security gaps
  • Mentors other Network Engineers for security best practices
  • Works with security teams to create and/or steer processes for identifying and remediating vulnerabilities and risk
  • Bridge the gap between security engineering and network engineering  
  • Serve as point of escalation point for network security solutions
  • Keep abreast of new cloud and automation developments, evaluate alternative approaches, and recommend new software or modifications which enhance operations and development activities Identify opportunities and make recommendations to improve availability, reliability, efficiency, performance and overall service within the distributed computing environment and associated departments
  • Provide clear documentation of technical solutions and communicate plans to management and customers
  • Perform related duties as required or assigned  
Required Skills:
  • 7-10 years’ experience managing various network architectures
  • 5+ years’ experience on firewalls and Internet facing topologies
  • 3+ years of experience in Public Cloud technologies including AWS and Microsoft Azure specifically in networking and security solutions and implementation.
  • 5+ years of technical experience with network security technologies (ex. Firewalls, proxy and network segmentation)
Preferred Skills:
  • Experience in DevOps scripting and automation using tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, and/or Terraform
  • Understanding of Openshift, Docker and Kubernetes container environment
  • Experience with DLP, WAF, DDOS, IPS/IDS
  • Experience with Palo Cloud, SOAR, Twistlock, Redlock and Prisma Access
  • Experience with various endpoint security solutions
  • Information Technology/Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Information Technology/Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP)
  • Information Technology/Linux+ Certification - Computing Technology Industry Association (Comp TIA)
Required Education:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science