Job Description :
Job Title - Sr. Network Security Engineer

Job type - Full time

Job Location: Urbaana , MD ( US & GC)

Start Date- Immediate & URGENT

Essential Responsibilities:

Engineering, Operations, Management, and Support for Network Security (Firewall (Checkpoint), VPN, Internet Proxy (Blue Coat/zScaler) and Load Balancers.

Monitor systems log, deal with problems, work interruptions or slowdowns of activity on the network and take corrective measures.

Provide technical support to corporate staff and to clients in addressing these operating problems.

Confer with owners or developers of applications running or being installed on a network to address load, communications, access, interactions with platforms and related issues.

Create and support documentation required for 24x7 operational support of identified services

Prepare documentation required to decommission and remove identified devices from the data center.

Collaborate in the development of emerging technologies with applications developers, communications staff, and project managers as they make these services available.

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

4+ years of hands-on network operations experience in the realms of routing & switching (Cisco, Juniper), object-based firewalls (Check Point, Palo Alto, Cisco ASA), load balancers (F5 equipment, LTM, GTM, APM, ASM), and DNS/IPAM (Infoblox, QIP, BIND)
Understanding of TCP/IP
Understanding of data security controls, protocols, and methods (SSL, IPSec, etc
Experience with UNIX/Linux based operating systems and applications
Working knowledge of hosted services such as Office365, WebEx, etc.
Previous scripting experience with Python, Perl, CGI, and/or SQL considered a plus

Previous experience working in the financial industry considered a plus