Security Network Engineer

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Dallas, TX
$90,000 - $110,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jan 10, 2019
Job ID

The Senior Network Security Engineer is responsible for contributing to the network/security strategy and architecture. Responsible for security solution selection, design, testing and ongoing management/administration of implemented technologies. Executes daily operational tasks and oversees subordinates to ensure effective completion of the aforementioned tasks.

  • Contributes to the development of the security architecture to ensure regulatory compliance and internal controls to adequately protect the organization's most critical data
  • Executes key initiatives to support the overall strategic plan; develops and executes strategic initiatives to meet the overall information security program requirements
  • Tests, recommends and implements solutions to support the IT infrastructure
  • Tests, recommends and implements next generation technologies to ensure advanced protections of critical information and systems
  • Manages, administrates and supports all implemented infrastructure systems and platforms
  • Serves as a top tier escalation point for complex Service Desk requests
  • Manages LAN/WAN infrastructure (Layer 1, 2 & 3)
  • Monitors and tests system performance and provides performance statistics and reports


  • At a minimum, must have Associate's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related discipline preferred
  • 8 years of relevant experience: Installing, configuring and maintaining routers, firewalls, switches as well as various types of server systems. 
  • 3 years of experience in Advanced NGFW Firewall, IPS/IDS, security architecture design, AV, EDR/Advanced Endpoint, SEIM/Security Analytics, security operations, Email Security, VPN, Encryption, MFA, IAM, LAN/WAN, route/switch, virtualization, DLP, Windows, incident response, regulatory compliance exposure
  • Travel to a variety of locations to perform work and/or attend meetings as required
  • Work occasionally requires more than 40 hours per week to perform the essential functions of the position.
  • Advanced knowledge of Active Directory, Group Policy Management, VMWare Vsphere and Horizon, MS Exchange and MS SQL.
  • Advanced knowledge of security technologies, security awareness, Fortinet Firewall Management, routing protocols.
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows Server and Active Directory administration, VMWare, Exchange, MS SQL management and Net APP management
  • Familiar with CISCO IOS/IOS-XE platforms
  • Experience in managing policies and procedures relative to maintaining and improving IT security.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and MS Word
Location: Dallas, TX (north)

Salary: $90-110K max