Jun 20, 2019
Position Title: Senior Network Engineer (Consultant) Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Francisco, California. Job Requirements: Work closely with Information Security department to develop a set of network security standards and best practices for the organization and recommend security enhancements to management as needed; develop strategies to respond to and recover from security incidents/breaches.
Strong communication and problem-solving skills. Must be able to build and maintain relationships with varying levels of management within all departments.
Install, Configure, manage and use advance software features (e.g. Palo Alto firewall threat prevention, Splunk, Clearpass) to protect organization' s sensitive information.
Manage security tools that help identify intrusions and watch for irregular system or user behavior (e.g., Splunk, Clearpass, PAN Threat logs, NetEye, Firemon)
Be responsible for the engineering, design, implementation, maintenance, analysis, and administration of security technologies.
Be accountable for network security infrastructure component availability and integrity, monitoring compliance with IT security policy, and coordinating investigation and reporting of security incidents.
Job Qualifications: Understanding of controls (e.g. access control, auditing, AAA, encryption, integrity, physical security, and application security).
Expert level experience on Aruba Clearpass configuration, troubleshooting and design.
Strong hands on experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting network hardware such as Cisco switches (Nexus 5k/7k/9k, stack switches, 4510X), F5 load balancers (LTM, GTM, BigIQ), Juniper Pulse, Palo Alto Firewalls (App-ID, Threat prevention, wildfire) Riverbed (Steelheads, Netprofiler, NetShark)
Come up with things we can do to improve our Network Security.
Using Network Management Tools and Sniffers like Wireshark, TCPDUMP, Netflow, to analyze packet captures.
Desired technical Knowledge: IDS/IPS, privileged access management, Encryption, Digital Certificates, SSL, VPN, IPSec, TCP/IP, DNS and web security architecture, vulnerability scanning technologies, application security, Cloud security.
Strong knowledge on IP networking (Switching & Routing), Routing Protocols (OSPF, BGP, RIP), RSTP, HSRP, VRRP, GLBP, OSI layer.
Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science and / or equivalent experience.
CISSP, GCIA, GCIH, PCNSE, CCSP or other related certifications preferred.
About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates. Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
San Francisco, CA, USA