Our client, an IT solution provider is looking for a Network Security Engineer for their office based in Abu Dhabi.
Extensive technical knowledge in security network devices (switches, antivirus, firewalls, etc) and any other security networking hardware or software tools
Thorough understanding of the latest technologies, security principles, and protocols.
Complete command on dealing with security systems, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, anti-virus software, log management, authentication systems, content filtering, etc.
Understanding of the web-related terminologies and software such as web applications, web related protocols, service-oriented architectures, and web services.
Ability to work under pressure and stressful scenarios and Ability to obtain a security clearance.
Ability to communicate and report network security incidents and issues to the upper management.
Ability to define and implement the results of malicious code, mobile code, and anti-virus software.
Knowledge of computer forensic tools, data loss prevention methods, and disaster recovery methods.
Demonstrable experience in analyzing and interpreting threat intelligence indicators, TTPs, and threats
Problem-solving skills for quickly uncovering and fixing network flaws
Ability to remain calm while multi-tasking and working under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Attention to details and good problem-solving skills.
Good team player, Self-confident, motivated, and independent
Analytical skills for thoroughly examining computer systems and networks and for identifying vulnerabilities
An attention to detail that prevents stealthy cyber attacks
Resourcefulness or ingenuity for anticipating security risks and implementing new ways to neutralize
Strong verbal and written communication skills to train co-workers and leaders on threats and protection protocols
Knowledge of current information security trends
IT networking and programming skills
Ability to test for, track, and resolve threats including malfunctions and attacks
Security protocol-building skills including authentication systems
Ability to administer firewalls, routers, virtual private networks (VPNs), and other security tools
Ability to maintain server, LAN, and WAN architecture
Infrastructure documentation and event reporting capabilities
Knowledge of cyber laws and compliance
Minimum 5-6 Years’ Experience and proven hands-on work experience as a network security engineer or information security engineer.
achelor Degree in Network Engineer, Information Systems, or related IT fields
CCNA Switching, Routing and CCNP Security is a must
Network engineer certifications such as CCNP Security (Cisco Certified Network Professional Security), CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), and GIAC Security Certifications.