Senior Network Security Engineer

Smith Arnold Partners

Global, world renowned medical technology leader, Offering products and services to over 100 countries, Cutting edge technology, Great reputation, Just under 15 Billion in sales in 2019, Consistently listed as one of the best companies to work for in the United States. Huge environment, many opportunities for growth, one of the best companies work for in the New Jersey area!

Title: Senior Network Security Engineer
Location: Allendale, NJ – Temporarily Remote
Salary: $140,000 -160,000 +Bonus

This Senior Network Security Engineer is responsibility for the provisioning, deployment, configuration of multiple security components within the network. These include firewalls, routers, switches, various network-monitoring tools, and virtual private networks (VPNs). This person will be part of a team who is the first line of defense against unauthorized access from outside sources and potential security threats. They will deliver technical network services by developing future technology, designing, maintaining and support of the current network security infrastructure environment. They focus on the development of network security technology principles, standards, and synergy across multiple platforms, analyzing business requirements and assisting with the resolution of complex issues to ensure usability and alignment with business objectives.

Essential Duties:
Support and maintain hardware, software and connectivity components by analyzing the functionality of the network security framework and designing and planning major upgrades and changes to ensure reliability and availability.
Solve existing security issues, such as viruses or hardware malfunctions
Testing systems for vulnerabilities in hardware and software
Maintaining virtual private networks, firewalls, email security and web protocols, security and programs.
Analyzing and implementing new security protocols and technologies.
Works on highly complex projects that require in-depth knowledge of one or more specialized platform areas such as network, security, applications, data, systems.
Aligns network security strategy with business requirements and IS Strategy
Assists in the analysis, design, and development of a roadmap and implementation plan based upon a current vs future state.
Analyzes the current network to identify risks and develop opportunities for improvements.
Assists in post-implementation continuous-improvement efforts to enhance performance and provide increased functionality
Provide support for network security framework by responding to escalated issues, troubleshooting errors and developing technical solutions to ensure implementation of process improvements
Participate in and/or Conduct Incident Response Plan execution and revision as necessary to evolve the needs of the business.
Monitors industry trends and threat landscape and recommend necessary controls or countermeasures.
Document the design, operation and troubleshooting of network platforms and procedures.
Work as part of a multi-discipline team in building a multivendor cloud environment according to best practices.

Minimum bachelor’s degree in technology related discipline or equivalent work experience.
Preferred certifications within a security discipline.
7 years of experience in IT, with 5+ years of Security Engineer Role preferred, within large organizations and/or global teams delivering successful projects or programs.
Certified in CCCNP security, PCNSE, Security+, or some industry-recognized Security Certification preferred
Comprehensive understanding of application (HTTP, SMB, etc.) and network (Ethernet, TCP/IP, etc.) protocols.
Thorough understanding of network protocols, covert channels, and encryption protocols (SSL, TLS, etc).
Basic knowledge in Mobile and/or web application management and security assessments.
Experience with ITIL process framework?
Experience working as a Security Engineer within SOC 2, HIPAA, CJIS, or PCI compliance preferred
Experience designing, implementing, supporting and maintaining enterprise firewalls and services.