Introduction to the role: Top tier financial services organization requires an experienced Network security engineer for a mission critical role. Work within a team of dedicated project managers and architects to deliver technology infrastructure solutions. The focus for this role is on ( 1) Network Security Projects and (2) Operational support.
Responsibilities include: Provide network design, solution deployment, and technical documentation for network and security related equipment such as LAN, WAN, Firewall, Load Balancer, AAA products etc. Gathers all business requirements, defines, documents and communicates solutions to the appropriate parties and Implements or oversees implementation of those solutions with the central team Provide technical expertise of various Network technologies including but not limited to Load Balancing and Network Security products. Responsible for monitoring events and incidents, investigating, troubleshooting and resolving complex and high impacting incidents related to AAA products, F5 load balancers, checkpoint and fortigate firewall products.
Work with network engineering and architecture teams to ensure network solutions are aligned with operational support requirements and ensure the correct transition into operations support of new services and solutions. Follow and enhance existing incident management and operations support processes and procedures. Drive the partners/suppliers to participate actively in daily network operations activities to ensure the stability of the network/voice infrastructure Ensures network devices (include firewalls, load balancer etc) firmware and OS are up to standard and apply/upgrade patches on a regular basis.
Automating daily network tasks using scripting (Python, Go or any other programming language) support, configure and manage Cisco Routers and Switches, Checkpoint VPN appliance, Checkpoint Firewall, Load balancers and event correlation appliances throughout the implementation phases of the infrastructure projects Maximize network performance by monitoring performance; scheduling upgrades; collaborating with network architects on network optimization efforts. Skills / experience required: Attained CCNA/CCNP/CCIE technical certification Expertise in managing checkpoint, Fortinet firewalls and F5 LTM. Experience in various network monitoring tools on data & security infrastructure such as Solarwind, Netscout, AAA products, proxies, etc Good knowledge of TCP/IP, ATM, Frame-Relay, MPLS, Cisco Routers and Multiplexers, Remote Access work experience in either the financial or telecommunications industry with practical experience in deploying network and security equipment such as Cisco routers and switches, wireless infrastructure, firewalls and load balancers.
Experience in Change, Incident, and Problem management Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills Proactive and possess initiative, self-motivated team player capable of working with minimal supervision, Very keen to speak to any locals regardless of skill level
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