Network Security Analyst

Location: Raleigh, NC
Date Posted: 11-01-2018
Network Security Analyst - Telecom
  • W2 long term contract 
  • Raleigh, NC (must be local)
  • Must be able to obtain Public Trust Clearance - US Citizen or Green Card 
The candidate will be responsible for enterprise level information security protection by determining network and security requirements; planning, implementing and testing network and security systems; preparing network and security standards, policies, procedures.

• Evaluates current network and security systems to propose and implement network system enhancements on Network Switches, Routers, Internet Firewall Services, VPN and other Network Management devices.
• Defines, designs, and implements network and security solutions. Creates and maintains standard builds/templates.
• Understand Analytic techniques for use with Netflow and/or PCAP in solutions like Cisco Stealthwatch or Splunk Streams. 
• Applies advanced network and security engineering and architecture knowledge on complex and diverse problems where analysis of situations requires in-depth evaluation.
• Designs, installs, supports, and maintains new network and security hardware and software infrastructure. May oversee network and/or security systems projects
• Provides network and security solutions and advice to business and management requirements.
• Allocates network resources, monitors network performance and usage, and ensures most cost effective and efficient use of network resources.
• Ensures all IT equipment complies with industry and regulatory standards.
• Troubleshoots, analyses, and resolves faults in operational networks.
• Ensures routine preventative maintenance and license compliance is performed.
• Develop network and security documentation, including diagrams and work instructions.
• Track project milestones, deliverables and status.
• Administrate procurement/contracts activities of network assets.
• Bachelor's Degree in Business, IT or related field.
• Minimum 8 years of experience working within network infrastructure.
• Minimum 4 years’ experience in firewall/security management.
• CCNA, CCNP, Security Certifications Preferred.
• Cisco routing, Voice/Data communications, Network architecture and Network services such as DNS, DHCP, Systems security, Application Architecture, Network monitoring and alerting, Firewall configuration maintenance, and Network protocol traffic management.
• Experience with advanced network engineering principles, utility industry standards and developing technologies.
• Experience in creating network design diagrams and documentation.
• Experience with packet capture and protocol analysis.
• Exceptional analytical, troubleshooting, problems solving skills required.
• Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal, and time management skills.
• Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations.

Qualifications/Technical Proficiency:
• Layer 2 extensions via Overlay Transport Virtualization (OTV) or Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN)
• Experience with Leaf and Spine Architectures
• Intimate knowledge of Cisco ACI and the Nexus Platform
• VRF implementation and design
• Virtual Switiching Systems (VSS) and Virtual Port Channels (VPC) technologies
• Routing Protocols: BGP / OSPF / EIGRP
• Route manipulation
• MPLS WAN Infrastructure
• Enterprise QoS policing
• IPv4 and IPv6 addressing
• Application/Network Load Balancing technologies(Citrix Netscaler)
• Zone based data center design and implementation
• Data center and enterprise security design and troubleshooting
• WAN Acceleration technologies
• Wireless campus design and architecture
• Next Gen Firewall technologies(Palo Alto, Cisco)

Extensive experience (7+ years) in information security operations and/or related IT operational functions

Must possess a minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security (Masters Degree preferred).

CERTIFICATIONS: (One or more required) 
-CompTIA Security + 
-CPTE - Certified Penetration Testing Engineer or CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker
-Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)

Division Vice President - I.T.
CareNational Healthcare Services
480.681.0168 (CALL – TEXT – FAX)
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