Network Security Engineer

Company: Kforce Technology ( Learn More )

General Information
US-NC-Charlotte
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Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client seeking a Network Security Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina (NC).Duties Include:
  • Participates in the research, analysis, design, testing and implementation of complex computer network security/protection technologies for company information and network systems/applications
  • Assists customers in identifying security solutions for the company's networks and virtual private networks, application systems, key public infrastructures, authentication and directory services to ensure the security of the network and confidential data
  • Performs periodic vulnerability scans of networks to identify security vulnerabilities and provides remediation alternatives and conducts security risk assessments to ensure compliance with corporate security policies and adherence to best practices
  • Performs round-the-clock intrusion detection monitoring of company networks and systems
  • Participates in computer security incident response activities and the technical investigations of security-related incidents
  • Participates in the evaluation of vendor proposals, new and existing security designs, and emerging security technologies and systems
  • May provide technical guidance to less experienced staff
  • Job Requirements

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • 5+ years of experience in security applications and systems
    • Knowledge of networking and ability to trace a connection is a requirement
    • Experience in network security operations is a requirement
    • Work hours need to be flexible due to time zone differences and infrastructure change limitations
    • Enterprise experience is a plus
    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.