Job ID :
Company :
Staffing Pipeline
Location :
Overland Park, KS
Type :
Contract to Hire
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Openings :
Posted :
08 Nov 2012
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The Security Engineer I is responsible for the operations and maintenance of enterprise information security controls and is responsible for ensuring the appropriate operational security procedure is maintained for information systems, programs and data. 

Candidate Requirements 
· Five plus years IT experience 
· Three plus years of security engineering and operations in an enterprise setting required. 
· One or more industry security certifications are preferred, such as CISSP, CISA, CRISC, or CISM.
· Successful candidate must be a lawful permanent resident or US Citizen. 

Essential Responsibilities:
· Provides day to day support for firewall engineering and operations tasks and level 1 & 2 on-call technical support for the Firewall Engineering and Operations team; including assisting peers with issues and escalation. 
· Supports the implementation and ongoing operations of network access control devices to include firewalls, web proxies, and SSL VPN devices. 
· Work collaboratively across a variety of business units to implement new technology, support existing, and at times do so after normal business hours. 
· Build and configure solutions in the development, test and production environment; including documenting the security infrastructure and design. 
· Facilitate device refresh of network security devices with a focus on capacity, manageability, and security of new and existing security infrastructure. 
· Participate in team on-call coverage rotation. 

Job Specific Responsibilities: 
· Ability to perform and deliver the following functions independently and with limited senior engineer assistance. 
· Design, deploy, and support enterprise class Check Point, Juniper, and Cisco firewalls, Bluecoat Proxy Servers, and SSL VPN devices. 
· Design, deploy, and support Check Point Provider-1. 
· Complex troubleshooting of network protocol and log analysis, raw data captures, and the correlation of disparate events spanning multiple devices and platforms . 
· Poses a strong working knowledge of: 
· Major operating systems, such as Windows, UNIX, and Linux to include system administration and security. 
· Network security controls such as IDS, IPS, DLP, and WAF. 
· Enterprise network architecture, design, & support of network hardware, network protocols, and data flows. 
· Enterprise change management practices. 

Additionally, the candidate must have the ability to: 
· Manage multiple tasks simultaneously with limited management oversight. 
· Prioritize and re-prioritize tasks in a rapidly changing environment.
· Continuously enhance skills through both structured training and independent research.