The Network Security Engineer is responsible for L2/L3 support of the global network and has expertise in Perimeter Services, specifically firewall technology. This position has global reach and requires the skills to work effectively in an enterprise environment servicing both internal and external clients.
Incumbent's responsibilities consist of L2/L3 troubleshooting escalation path for the network operations team, project management, network documentation, configuration and use of advanced network tools and automation. Global Network Operations supports a large number of business units including On-Air broadcast networks and TV stations, internal application server farms, cutting edge enterprise data centers servicing proxy and web hosting environments and external facing 3rd party vendors.
Interpersonal communication and a proactive nature will be key in successfully fulfilling this role. This role is a senior operational extension of the different network engineering teams and will work closely with these teams in design, deployment and support activities as well as ensuring proper instrumentation and management, documentation, training and hand offs are completed as engineering projects transition to operations.
Expert level experience required in firewall configuration, monitoring and management. Review and configuration of complex firewall rules and security policies in a fast moving, mission critical environments. Senior level knowledge and experience in other network technologies preferred, including routing, switching, load balancing and proxies.
Working experience with scripting technologies. Emphasis on network monitoring and automation.
Strong project management, documentation, organizational and communication skills are required.
Experience in virtualization technologies, Cisco ACI, AWS, Azure, SDN, SDWAN a strong plus.
Senior level industry certifications in networking, security and all other relevant domains are preferred.
Bachelor of Science degree and 3-5 years of relevant industry experience required