The Network Security Engineer will ensure that applications and infrastructure are implemented to the highest security standards, thus maintaining and enhancing the Client’s trust in the SSL brand.
To participate in security audits and security log analysis for Clients as required
Expertise across a variety of security products including firewalls, URL filtering, information security and virus protection
Identify current and emerging technology issues including security trends, vulnerabilities and threats as required by Clients.
Conduct proactive research to analyze security weaknesses (within the Client environment) and recommend appropriate strategies
Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information
Work with the sales team to upsell and cross-sell Clients into broader products and
Provide presales technical, functional support in a range of programs as required
Develop relationships with partners, creating trusted long-term relationships and
Provide presales technical, functional support in a range of products and services as required by the Sales team
Qualifications, Skills and Competencies.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
3 4 years of experience in infrastructure or application-level vulnerability
testing and auditing
At least 3 years of system, network and / or application security experience
Strong understanding of a process driven environment
CCNA, CCSP or Security+ certification or equivalent
Strong written and verbal skills
Strong customer service experience and orientation required
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Availability to work extra hours in times of emergency and specialized project deliveries.
Understand and manage the pressure of a 24 7 customer support environment
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team to diagnose, troubleshoot, and
resolve systems problems and issues
Knowledge of current information security trends
Ability to test for, track, and resolve threats including malfunctions and attacks
Security protocol-building skills including authentication systems
Ability to administer firewalls, routers, virtual private networks (VPNs), and other
Ability to maintain server, LAN, and WAN architecture
Infrastructure documentation and event reporting capabilities
Knowledge of cyber laws and compliance