Network and Security Engineer -

Ref
2253
Category
Information Technology
Date Posted
14 May 2024

Our client takes pride on developing innovative technologies that addresses the needs of various industries. On the look out for a Network and Security Engineer to join their dynamic team.

In this role, the candidate will be pivotal in designing, implementing and maintaining the network and security infrastructure essential for protecting the organisation and clients from cyber threats. This role entails the candidate to troubleshoot and enhance clients network systems, ensuring their security of their digital assets.

Key Responsibilities 

Network Infrastructure Management:-

Network Infrastructure Management:

  • Design, implement, and maintain network infrastructure, including switches, routers, firewalls, and load balancers;
  • Monitor and optimize network performance to ensure high availability and reliability;
  • Conduct network capacity planning and scalability assessments.

Security Implementation:

  • Deploy and manage security technologies such as firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and VPNs to protect organizational assets;
  • Stay updated on emerging cybersecurity threats and adapt security measures accordingly;
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments and penetration testing.

Incident Response:

  • Develop and implement incident response plans to address security breaches or vulnerabilities;
  • Investigate and mitigate security incidents, including conducting forensic analysis when necessary;
  • Collaborate with internal teams to identify and resolve security issues.

Policy Development:

  • Create and enforce security policies and procedures, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations;
  • Educate employees on security best practices and conduct security awareness training.

Vendor Management:

  • Evaluate, select, and manage third-party vendors and solutions related to networking and security;
  • Collaborate with vendors to resolve issues and stay informed about product updates.

Documentation:

  • Maintain accurate records of network configurations, security policies, and incident reports;
  • Create comprehensive network and security documentation for reference and training.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field;
  • Professional certifications such as Fortinet, Palo Alto, HPE, Cisco, or equivalent are preferred;
  • Proven experience in network engineering and security, including designing and managing complex network environments;
  • Strong knowledge of network protocols, routing, switching, and security best practices;
  • Familiarity with firewall management, intrusion detection/prevention, and VPN technologies;
  • Proficiency in network and security monitoring tools;
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team;
  • Strong understanding of compliance and regulatory requirements (e.g., GDPR, HIPAA, etc.).

If you are enthusiastic about network and security engineering and eager to make an impact within a dynamic and innovative team apply today!

The role offers a package in the range of 30k to 35K for the right candidate, amongst other benefits! It is an opportunity to grow and to work within a great team! Interested? Apply today! 

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