Network Security Engineer - job id 33911

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Network Security Engineer


Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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Maxim Nikouline


(646) 876-9538


(212) 616-4800 ext-190

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Maxim call (646)876-9538 or email with the Job Code MN33911 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: VPN, TCP/IP, 802.1x, OSI.

Optional (not required):UNIX, WEB

Detailed Info: Position Description:

This role requires a senior network security engineer with a strong, broad background in network security design and technologies to lead the integration of security solutions between two areas of the firm. The integration project includes delivery of robust, innovative, and effective security solutions and may include one or more of the following areas of technical coverage: design and integration of firewall DMZ, design and integration of Network Access Control solution, design and deployment of VPN solution, and/or design and integration of Solium web and application traffic with MS Firm systems. The role will require detailed and clear documentation and effective communication to enable close collaboration across multiple cross-functional teams at Morgan Stanley. The resource will need to meet a series of deliverables over the next ~18 months due to legal and regulatory requirements.


Collaborate with cross functional teams to discuss and design the integration

Create diagrams and related documentation to propose solutions

Present designs/solutions to wide audience, potentially including senior management

Create new operational procedures/runbooks, as required

Identify opportunities to develop tools and integrate automation of managed products

Systems, network and application troubleshooting

Interacting with Project Managers and service members of the networking, e-business, UNIX, and PC groups

Required Skills:

Extensive experience with firewall and VPN platforms (e.g. Juniper, Fortinet) running routing protocols and advanced features such as IPS and Application Intelligence

Experience with large-scale network/security design and documentation

Experience with firewall deployment/configuration and troubleshooting application connectivity

Expert level understanding of general networking and design (firewalls, routing, switching, load balancing, OSI model, TCP/IP, packet trace and analysis using Wireshark)

Strong capabilities with log search and analysis (Splunk, regex)

Experience with Network Access Control technologies, with particular focus on 802.1x and MAC Authentication Bypass (MAB)

Desired Skills:

Strong experience with UNIX/Linux administration

Intermediate experience working with automation and scripting (Python, Ansible, Ruby, GoLang)

Required Soft Skills:

Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken

Strong organizational skills and experience working on enterprise level projects

Strong interpersonal skills, communication, flexibility, self-driven, team player

Desired Soft Skills:

Deep understanding and experience with emerging IT Trends (e.g.: cloud computing)

Excellent written and spoken English communication skills: capable of writing documentation, performing presentations to an internal audience, and interacting with senior management, colleagues and customers

Experience Requirements: A minimum of 5 years working in the IT sector with a hands-on security focus.

Development/Computing Environment: .

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33911