Job Description - Network Security Engineer in Jacksonville
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Network Security Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_914747_1456201

Posted on 08 November 2022
$80,000 - $85,000

Network Security Engineer 


Applicant MUST have:

Hands-on experience in computer security systems, networking, web-based protocols and frameworks.

Certifications such as CCNP Security, GIAC and Microsoft Systems Developer training.

Expert knowledge in fundamental and advanced security solutions and regulations, secure network architectures, encryption technologies and standards, application security, virtualization technologies, secure coding practices, identity and access management principles, networking routing techniques, social engineering, Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) and gateway anti-malware.

The ideal candidate will be able to identify threats and vulnerabilities in the company’s IT systems and software architecture and preparing for potential threats that could disrupt the company’s operations.

Able to thoroughly test security systems to monitor and improve performance and regularly advise management on policies and procedures related to the IT industry.

Regular Duties:

Develop, execute and track the performance of security measures to protect information and network infrastructure and computer systems.

Design computer security strategy and engineer comprehensive cybersecurity architecture.

Identify, define and document system security requirements and recommend solutions to management.

Configure, troubleshoot and maintain security infrastructure software and hardware.

Install software that monitors systems and networks for security breaches and intrusions.

Monitor systems for irregular behavior and set up preventive measures.

Plan, develop, implement and update company’s information security strategy.

Educate and train staff on information system security best practices.

Skills and Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or a related field

Five or more years’ work experience as a Network Security Engineer or related position

Proven experience developing, operating and maintaining security systems

Extensive knowledge of operating system and database security

Proficiency in networking technologies, network security and network monitoring solutions

Knowledge of security systems including anti-virus applications, content filtering, firewalls, authentication systems and intrusion detection and notification systems

In-depth knowledge of security protocols and principles

Critical thinking skills and ability to solve complex problems

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