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Network Security Engineer

Posted 30 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 20 October 2021

​​Job Description:

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assist with implementation of the strategy, roadmap and delivery plans for Network Security in coordination with the Network Architecture and Engineering functions

  • Global deployment of checkpoint firewalls

  • Execute on day-to-day operations and maintenance of all the systems/components involved in Network Security, as directed

  • Maintain network security devices and technologies such as firewalls, VPNs, Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), certificate management, packet brokers, DNS, DHCP and software defined networks (SDN) and network segmentation technologies

  • Monitor network security trends and suggest changes to policy, procedures, and tools to enhance network security posture

  • Track metrics for the effectiveness and maturity of network security operations

  • Support digitization efforts to automate routine playbooks

  • Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities required of the position

  • Understanding of general networking and design (Firewalls, DNS, DHCP, VPNs, Routing, Load

  • Balancing, TCP/IP, Packet trace and analysis)

  • Knowledge of networking and security tools such as Checkpoint, Citrix, Cisco, F5, and McAfee

  • Understanding of various industry standards including ISA, ANSI, NEMA, NERC, IDC, NEC and NIST standards; specific focus on NIST 800-82, NERC-CIP, IEC-62443 standards would be preferred

  • Able to use technical engineering and process management skills

  • Knowledge of multiple UNIX OS platforms and Windows-based operating systems

  • Knowledge in security operations, cyber security monitoring, intrusion detection, and secured networks

  • Understanding of security ramifications of energy related regulations (SOX, HIPAA, NERC CIP, FERC, and NRC Nuclear Cyber (10 CFR 73.54)

  • Understanding of security, risk, and control frameworks and standards such as ISO 27001 and 27002, SANS-CAG, NIST, FISMA, COBIT, COSO and ITIL

  • Knowledge of current IT Security trends and evolutions in networking such as Software Defined Networks (SDN)

  • Understanding of scripting languages such as Perl or Python

  • Strong communication skills

  • Available to travel

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