Network Security Specialist
UpStream Global Services - Sunnyvale, CA

This job posting is no longer available on UpStream Global Services. Find similar jobs:Network Security Specialist jobs - UpStream Global Services jobs

We have an immediate opportunity for a Network Security Specialist in the Sunnyvale, CA area This position will ensure compliance of solutions with existing security policies

Duties and responsibilities:
: Work with Information Security Engineers to ensure compliance of solutions with existing security policies

: Work with Technical Project Managers to understand project priorities and help sequence network engineering components accordingly

: Communicate within project teams to set network engineering deliverables and expectations

: Effectively identify and communicate risks during course of projects

: Provide detailed and comprehensive documentation

: Coordinate with Network Operations Center ( NOC) to ensure appropriate monitoring of new solutions is included as part of roll out

: Daily Operational Responsibilities include the following:
: Respond to attack alerts and take necessary action(s) to stop or divert the attack and protect our client's assets

: Ensure the availability of all data network services

: Respond to escalations, tickets, and alerts from NOC and Helpdesk issued to network engineering in a timely manner Provide resolution information and work with other teams to complete impact analysis where appropriate

: Provide comprehensive and maintenance plans for change management review and approval

: Lead projects internal to the Security Network Engineering team to improve security of network

: Use various ticketing systems to track and document work efforts

Skills and experience is required with the following:
: Network security policies, and their implementation

: Resolving DDoS, malware, and other types of network based attacks

: Linux (RH) and/or FreeBSD IPTables, IPFW, and system troubleshooting is a plus

: Perl, PHP,SQL, and shell scripts to increase automation and efficiency

: Netscreen, Juniper, Cisco, Force10, and SRX hardware

: A Global Operational network environment

: Network based filters in an ISP class environment not just enterprise level

: Incident response workflow

: Centralized authentication systems (TACACS, Radius)

: Network security fundamentals (Transitive trust, Security policies, and encryption)

For immediate consideration please contact:

UpStream Global Services