Security Network Engineer in Richfield, OH at GDH

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

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Job Description

GDH is seeking candidates for a Security Network Engineer position located in Chicago, IL.  This is to fill a NGFW (Next Gen Firewall) expert role.

Role Responsibilities:

Provide security consulting services to customers.

Support and deliver Security Optimization Subscription (SOS), Security Design / Configuration Reviews, and Cisco Security Product Implementations.

Lead customer, post-sales engagements, by taking ownership of project success and leveraging customer’s culture of empowerment to drive success and positive business outcomes.

Shape services engagements to develop mature statements of work and engage customers to identify business and technical requirements.

Collaborate with solution experts to develop and deploy secure solutions.

Embrace education to be a deep subject matter expert across multiple security and non-security technologies to deliver superior architectures, designs, and solution deployments.

Responsible for finalization and delivery of reports for each consulting engagement.

Educate and mentor customers and peers.

Tune and optimize security solutions.

Minimum Qualifications:

•        Self-motivated and dedicated to exceed client expectations, willing to contribute to team efforts, and possess strong interpersonal and presentation skills.

•        Minimum of 5-6 years’ experience in the information and network security industry in addition to a BS in science, engineering, or mathematics (or additional 2 years of experience).

•        Experience designing, implementing and troubleshooting network security for enterprise customers (preferably within a datacenter environment).

•        Extensive experience in security configuration of network and security devices in a large enterprise environment (routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems).

•        Experience as a Subject Matter EXPERT one (1) or more of the following Cisco security technologies: ISE, IPS/SourceFire, ASA, CSM, ACS, VPN, FTD, ACI, Trustec, Stealthwatch.

•        Detailed understanding of TCP/IP protocols.

•        Detailed understanding of routing protocols (OSPF, RIP, EIGRP, BGP) and layer 2 protocols and technologies.

•        Strong written and verbal communication skills.

•        Technical account management / project management skills for delivery of professional services.

•        Strong consultative skills.

Desired Skills

Experience working in professional services, preferred.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) preferred.

One (1) or more of the following industry certifications: CISSP, SANS GIAC, NSA IAM

Experience with IT governance, risk management, and compliance programs desired.

Master’s degree in science, engineering, or mathematics desired (reduces the minimum years of experience by two (2) years).