• Design and implement network security solutions based on client needs and industry best practices.
• Install, configure and maintain firewall (Fortinet, Palo Alto) and endpoint security (Trend micro, Symantec, Sophos) solutions.
• Ensure proper network segmentation, access control, and policy management to prevent unauthorized access.
• Configure and manage routing and switching devices to ensure secure network connectivity.
• Monitor network security systems and tools to identify and respond to potential security threats.
• Conduct security assessments and penetration testing to identify vulnerabilities and recommend remediation strategies.
• Work closely with other IT teams to ensure security policies and procedures are followed.
• Develop and deliver training materials to educate clients on network security best practices.
Required Skills and Experience:
• 10+ years of experience in network security deployment and operations.
• Strong expertise in firewall (Fortinet, Palo Alto), routing, switching, and endpoint security (Trend micro, Symantec, Sophos).
• Hands-on experience with security tools such as IDS/IPS, SIEM, and vulnerability scanning tools.
• Deep understanding of network protocols and technologies such as TCP/IP, VPN, DNS, DHCP, etc.
• Experience with security frameworks such as ISO 27001, NIST, and CIS.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Education and Certifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
• Professional certifications such as CISSP, CCNA Security, CCNP Security, and Fortinet NSE are highly desirable.
• Certification on ForeScout (FCSA/FCSE)
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