Network Security Engineer

We are looking for a Network Security Engineer, to round out a team for a client of ours. This is a Contract-Hire OR FTE position, and Onsite in Minneapolis, MN OR Bloomington, IL OR REMOTE for the right candidate.

Required Experience:


+ Years
Job Locations:

Minneapolis, MN | Bloomington, IL | Remote

Location Restrictions:


Basic Qualifications and

This position is responsible the planning, selection, build, and maintenance of high-quality Network Security related solutions that meets defined and emerging business capability needs in a cost-effective manner. You will partner with security peers and Enterprise Architecture to establish, understand and adhere to technical and IT security standards. Creating non-functional and functional requirements to build stable, secure, and resilient solutions will be required. Documentation of processes and procedures for efficient and effective ongoing maintenance of the technology.

  • Design, build, implement, and support IT solutions.
  • Ensure IT solutions meet requirements for security, availability, capacity, resiliency, and performance in a way that is efficient and supportable, reducing overall     support costs.
  • Understand industry leading solutions and trends for assigned technologies and applying those as appropriate.
  • Understand business needs and partnering with appropriate IT counterparts to recommend technology solutions.
  • Establish and maintain an IT multi-year strategy with a focus on continuous improvement. Create and maintain solutions architecture artifacts and other strategy and system documentation.
Required Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years experience in managing one or more perimeter security products that cover: Firewalls, Forward proxies (policy administration, content filtering, etc), Intrusion Prevention, and network authentication (RADIUS).
  • Experience providing architectural oversight and guidance for perimeter security technologies.
  • Preferred experience in troubleshooting / diagnosing issues related to the previously listed technologies.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of perimeter network topology & interconnectivity.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills.
  • Typically requires bachelor's degree and at least 12 years of information technology experience (or equivalent, such as 14 years of experience or master's degree and 10 years of experience) and 2 years lead experience.


1.       Broadcom/Symantec ProxySG +Web Security Service

2.       Checkpoint Firewalls + IPS

3.       Illumio Core (AdaptiveSecurity Platform)

4.       TufinSecureTrack/SecureChange

5.       Azure Infrastructure as a Service(Network Security Groups, etc.)

6.       Cisco Identity Service Engine

7.       Splunk Logging

8.       F5 Local Traffic Manager

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