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Lead Network Security Engineer

Kansas City, MO 64105 | Fully Remote

Posted: 05/09/2024 Employment Type: Direct Placement Job Category: Infrastructure Technologies Job Number: 16570

Job Description

Adaptive Solutions Group is a premier provider of information technology personnel. We provide a variety of technical professionals available for contract, contract to hire, or direct placement positions to companies in and around the Kansas City and St. Louis areas.

We are currently looking for a Lead Network Security Engineer to join our team.

  • The Lead Network Security Engineer is a top-level technical position with expertise in networking and security systems. 
  • The network security engineer will help identify, research, and evaluate security solutions and emerging technologies that align with the company's strategic direction. 
  • This position should have a strong knowledge of security, including HTTP compliance, application-level security, and end-point protections. 
  • The engineer will be tasked with deploying new security technologies as well as maintaining current security infrastructure. 
  • A strong troubleshooting background is needed, as well as knowledge in APIs. 
  • Candidates should also have a strong ability to interface with other parts of the business and be able to coordinate work with multiple teams.

Required Qualifications
  • Network routing and switching
  • Firewall concepts and functions
  • WAF and IPS
  • Proxy and user access
  • VPN access, both site-to-site and end user. 
  • GSLB, and server load balancing
  • TLS knowledge and experience
  • Knowledge of HTTP protocol
  • Familiarity with REST APIs and automation
  • Tier 3 operational support

Preferred Qualifications
  • Routing: BGP, OSPF and EIGRP
  • Firewall: ASA, PaloAlto and Juniper SRX
  • Router and Switch:  Cisco CCNP level knowledge
  • F5: ASM, DNS, APM, AFM.  Knowledge of iRules.
  • Experience in reverse proxy solutions (Kemp/NGINX/HA Proxy)
  • Experience in user proxy technologies
  • Experience with CloudFlare WAF/DDoS/Rules/etc.
  • Experience with NAC implementations  (ClearPass, ISE)
  • Experience in Public Cloud Security, specifically AWS
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python
  • Attack surface management
  • Knowledge of penetration testing techniques and methodology

Adaptive Solutions Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, STD/LTD, life insurance coverage, 401k, paid vacation and holidays.

Adaptive Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.


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