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Duluth, Georgia - $120K - 130K Contract/Full Time Posted: Thursday, 19 July 2018
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Senior Solutions Engineer Network Security

Duluth, GA 30096

Direct Hire or Contract to Perm

Targeting $120K - 130K + quarterly bonuses (salary negotiable based on experience)

Our client is a boutique high end consulting firm specializing in solutions for small businesses to large Federal Government clients. They are looking for extremely talented and gifted Engineers to join their team. Excellent compensation and benefits including company paid medical, dental, 401K, unlimited vacation, flex hours, free training and certifications + bonuses when complete certifications, and a work environment that includes all kinds of gaming and as many Cokes and beers that you would like.

The Senior Solutions Engineer (SSE) responsibilities will include but are not limited to providing complex engineering support in a consultant role for multiple customers, speak intelligently about network security during project meetings with customers or engineers, assist Solution Architects and other engineers in regard to design, implementation, and maintaining network security within an environment.

Senior Solutions Engineer Network Security Responsibilities:

  • Assist with designing, planning, and driving technical implementation and innovation of enterprise level technologies within a large variety of environments.
  • Assist with technical projects and implementations as the project lead or as a supporting Subject Matter Expert (SME).
  • Perform root cause analysis that requires strong analytical and problem-solving skills for incidents or service interruptions.
  • Perform research on security technologies and remain abreast of the developments in the security networking field.
  • Assist the Solutions Architect or Business Development in the creation of proposals, Bill of Materials, and design aspects of potential projects.
  • Assist the Solutions Architect in training and mentoring junior engineers within the practice and company.
  • The SSE will rely on some instruction and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • The SSE will need to be extremely versatile demonstrating the ability to become the SME for new technologies on the fly as customer requirements dictate. The SSE will demonstrate the ability to accept technical and constructive criticism. The SSE will be required to work with customers while demonstrating proper customer service skills. The SSE must be capable of researching and discovering solutions to technical problems on their own or with little or no guidance.

Senior Solutions Engineer Network Security Required Education, Experience and Skills:

  • Must demonstrate strong technical initiative and customer interface skills
  • Must demonstrate strong research, evaluation and analytical capabilities
  • Candidate must have in-depth knowledge of Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
  • Candidate must have in-depth knowledge of information security concepts, principles and best practices
  • Must demonstrate the ability to perform Firewall configuration conversions from one manufacturer to another
  • Must demonstrate the ability to assess and document customer networks to assist them with increasing their security posture
  • Candidate must have the ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks.
  • Minimum of 6 year(s) experience in a Network Security role
  • CCNA Security or higher certification

Senior Solutions Engineer Network Security Desired Experience and Skills:

  • Experience with Cisco FirePOWER, or FirePOWER Threat Defense (FTD)
  • Experience with change management under informal conditions
  • Experience with Juniper, Palo Alto, or other Firewalls/IPSs
  • Experience with securing network devices
  • Experience with Security Frameworks (ISO 27001, NIST 800-53, PCI DSS, etc)
  • Experience with performing vulnerability scans
  • Experience with other Cisco Security Technologies (Umbrella, Identity Service Engine, etc)
  • Experience with Scripting (Python, Ruby, etc) is a plus

If you are interested in this position, please contact Denise Wicks or by e-mail (see below)

Synergis serves a myriad of clients across nearly all industries, from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies. The outcomes of these relationships are demonstrated in a growing list of more than 300 clients and industry recognitions by Inc. magazine and the Atlanta Business Chronicle. From its foundation in 1997, Synergis has been successfully recruiting and placing IT professionals in all areas of information technology. Recently named the Best Place to Work in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Synergis has been successfully recruiting and placing IT professionals for over 10 years. For more information about Synergis, please visit the company website.

Synergis is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Duluth, Georgia, United States of America
$120K - 130K
Denise Wicks 
7/19/2018 9:22:56 AM

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