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Network Security Engineer

Network Security Engineer

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NETWORK SECURITY ENGINEER – CONTRACT – DALLAS, TX

Network Security Engineer Skills & Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent.  Associates Degree will also be considered however a 4 year degree from an accredited learning institution is preferred
  • Experience and ability to lead and participate in technical sessions, to lead or drive projects that span multiple organizations, and to coordinate technical, implementation and/or troubleshooting discussions with little to no supervision. 
  • Strong understanding of structured network design and the Interconnect Model, especially how it relates to the design and deployment of structured networks, is required as well as strong project management skills, strong interpersonal and communications skills (written and oral), and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously. 

Proven experience in the following technologies is required: 

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in network security in a service provider environment (preferably mobile) is required including expert knowledge of TCP/IP with a specialization in network security, and security best practices. 
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in IP addressing and subnetting (IPv4 and IPv6), SNMP (v2 & v3), SSH, SCP, SFTP, BGP, OSPF, MPLS, VPN concepts, VLAN configuration and concepts, PPP, L1/L2 switching technologies, Frame Relay, ATM, PNNI, T1, T3, Metro E, CAT5/5e/6 cabling, Fiber connectivity, Sniffer products (NikSun NetVCR preferred), QOS, and the creation of managed services architectures in service provider networks. 
  • Expert level experience in Data Center and Mobile Switching Center Security design, overall security best practices, IDS, IDP and packet capture methods and technologies. 
  • Experience with data network and security design of voicemail systems, wireless gateways, VoIP systems, Network Extender concepts and the methods for securing them and other voice and wireless data systems network integrations. 
  • Strong knowledge of wireless data architecture and principles, expert level knowledge in networking security (i.e. firewalls, IDP, IDS, hacking methods and strategies, SecureID, security protocols, Radius, packet capture technologies and analysis), SNMP, network management, HP Openview, Concord eHealth, and network equipment MIBs. VoIP experience is desirable. Experience configuring and supporting Security Gateway products, Session Border Controllers (SBCs) and/or Layer 1 switches are a plus. Experience with IMS call flows also a plus. 
  • Expert level experience in complex BGP/MPLS routing implementations, complex Internet POP connectivity architectures, and integration into data networks of wireless service offerings including prepay architectures. Candidate must possess expert level knowledge and experience with QOS and DMZ architectures


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• Medical

• Dental

• Vision

• 401K

• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

• ATOP - Accrued Time Off Program

• Consultant Lunches and Outings

• Consultant Web-Site

• Name Plates

• Care packages/Survival packs

• Dedicated Consulting Services Representative

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Job Snapshot

Base Pay $55.00 - $65.00 /Hour
Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Computer Software, Computer Hardware
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 43206
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