Network Security aims to ensure service level optimization through development and monitoring of overall security posture, through continuous evaluation of technology processes, capabilities and improvement as it relates to people, technology, process and business management. Individuals within the Security Engineer role evaluate, direct and monitor Cadence Bank's key security hardware platforms to ensure alignment to strategic business objectives and related goals. They are focused on supporting the development of overall security posture and annual key process evaluations. These individuals provide expertise and assistance to ensure the Bank's performance is measured and visible.
Daily management of firewall hardware platforms
Enable and Maintain the Service Model Lifecycle for security hardware
Firewall troubleshooting and service configuration
Firewall implementation design and upgrade planning
Essential Job Duties:
Maintenance of hardware/software versions for firewall systems
Responsible for Life Cycle management for firewall platforms and supporting systems
Firewall system design and upgrade planning, including migrations to firewall virtualization/cloud based firewall implementations
Aid in strategic planning related to network security
Manage review and implementation of new firewall technologies and/or features
Maintain technical firewall system documentation
NAT management and related system configuration
Act as implementation leader for firewall related projects
Act as firewall SME to support other departments as needed
Firewall related troubleshooting and issue resolution
Completion of firewall related change requests as needed
Act as a liaison to technology partners and lines of business as needed on Information Security matters. Will promote the Information Security culture and values.
Maintain service delivery alignment to security principles, regulatory and compliance requirements, and industry standards (NIST, GLBA, HIPAA, PCI, etc.)
Enhances team accomplishments and expertise by mentoring team members; championing Information Security practices; removing silos, and promote knowledge sharing within the organization.
College degree in related field or 5-7 years of working experience in Technology/Information/Network Security, with at least 4-5 years' experience with firewall management.
Must demonstrate strong analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills.
Competence with well-known firewall platforms (Fortinet/Palo Alto, Cisco), with experience adequate to designated subject matter expert for one or more firewall platforms.
Ability to rapidly respond to changes in technologies and security needs. Individual must be motivated to complete ongoing education/training to maintain status as firewall SME.
Competence with cloud technologies and firewall virtualization preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to interact with internal and external stakeholders.
Display a proactive approach to problem solving and the ability to meet tight deadlines. Self-motivated -- able to set and adhere to own priorities/timeframes. Driven to support speed, quality and cost.
Ability to lead meetings and project team involving diverse group of professionals is a strong plus.
Ability to travel a minimum of 10% annually
Absolutely trustworthy with high standards of personal integrity (demonstrated by an unblemished career history, complete lack of criminal convictions etc.), and willingness to undergo vetting to verify this if necessary.
Desired Certifications (Any or equivalent to the following certifications):
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. Cadence Management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary. Cadence Bank is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.