Senior Network Security Engineer

Location: Glebe, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 13 days ago
Contact: Pooja Gupta
Discipline:
Reference: 199181_1572564885
  • New Transformation Program - 12 months contract
  • Provide SME in network architecture, cyber security threats

Our client is seeking an experienced Network Security Engineer for a 12 months contract.

This role is responsible for the planning and delivery of cyber security operations services including security monitoring, detection, incident response and vulnerability management capabilities.

Key responsibilities:

  • To provide technical and network security guidance to the project team.
  • Lead project design to leverage next generation firewall features.
  • Advise on project test plans to manage impact to users.
  • Uplift firewall capability through utilisation of threat intelligence.
  • Maintain an awareness of internal and external environment for emerging threats and advise the Manager, Security Operations as appropriate.
  • Manage project cyber security issues and risks and escalate major incidents as appropriate.

Key requirements:

  • 3+ years hands-on experience implementing Network Security in complex ICT environments.
  • Proven exp in NGFW, IDS/IPS, VPN, Load-balancing technologies.
  • Expert knowledge of network security principles and practices.
  • Excellent leadership skills, with the ability to provide thought leadership in network security
  • Ability to independently identify and recommend solutions to network security issues and process inefficiencies.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • NSE (Fortinet) / PCNSE / CCNP or equivalent network security certifications.

For more info, please contact Pooja at pooja.gupta@peoplebank.com.au, quoting ref: 199181.