Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Network Security Engineer in Miami, FL.They are looking for a Senior Network Security Engineer to join their growing team of networking experts. The hire will be responsible for handling network/security support, problem management, managing network performance and proactively identifying issues before they become customer affecting. Responsibilities: Manage and coordinate resources to meet timelines for multiple projects Support and configure IPsec VPN technologies Level 2 and Level 3 support for Incident Management / ticket resolution Support and configure next–gen firewalls, Palo Alto, F5 (LTM), SSL management and Akamai Participate in Incident, Problem, Service and Change management Design and deliver based upon our client's Code of Ethics, GDPR concepts and procedures Planning and Perform upgrade of network and security devices Work with Hardware/Software Vendors to resolve problems Train and Mentor Junior Network Security Engineers Be available to participate in and on–call support rotation
Requirements A Technical B.S. degree with relevant industry certifications i.e. CCNA Security, CCNP, PCNSA, JNCIA–SEC is desirable not needed At least 5+ years hands on troubleshooting experience in Enterprise LAN and WAN environment 6+ years proven work related experience is required in configuration of Security Appliances and Layer 7 Firewalls, and VPNs Technical expertise with routing protocols (RIP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP) and switching (VLAN, Trunking, Dot1x, various flavors of STP) protocols Advanced understanding and experience working with: Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (ARP), Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), Network Address Resolution (NAT) and DHCP Understanding on IPSec, VPNs, GRE, NAT/PAT over varied platforms Engineer Requirements A strong desire to discover, learn and develop with new technologies Must be able to work successfully as part of a team and autonomously Must be detail oriented, with strong documentation skills
Nice to have: ITIL process awareness Strong communication skills
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