Network Security Engineer

Plan and implement security measures to protect the system from cyber attacks, hacking attacks, intrusion, infiltration, and natural disasters.

Required Experience:

4

+ Years
Job Locations:

Chicago, IL

Location Restrictions:

Remote

Basic Qualifications and

The network security engineer’s responsibilities are multifaceted as they’ll have to make the system as secure as possible. They are responsible for many different tasks related to the security of the system.

Responsibilities
  • Support Application Security Automation
  • Experience with Web Application Firewalls. Specifically Imperva.
  • Support and manage security infrastructure, including but not limited to; Proxies (BlueCoat) Firewalls, IDS/IPS, SIEM.
  • Configuring and installing security infrastructure devices.
  • Create virus and threat detection systems.
  • Maintaining switches and servers.
  • Implementing regulatory systems in accordance with IT Security.

Required Skills and Experience
  • A network engineer degree, or BS/BE degree in computer science, cybersecurity or related IT fields.
  • Proven work experience as a network security engineer or information security engineer.
  • Experience in creating and maintaining security systems.
  • Thorough understanding of the latest technologies, security principles, and protocols.
  • Complete command on dealing with security systems, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, anti-virus software, log management, authentication systems, content filtering, etc.
  • Understanding of the web-related terminologies and software such as web applications, web related protocols, service-oriented architectures, and web services.
  • Ability to work under pressure and stressful scenarios.
  • Ability to communicate and report network security incidents and issues to the upper management.
  • Ability to define and implement the results of malicious code, mobile code, and anti-virus software.
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