We are an IT Consulting company based in Riyadh urgently looking for IT Sr.
Network Security Engineer. The candidate will be responsible for assisting in configuring connectivity solutions for SAR applications / solutions, Firewalls, IPS / IDS, Web Sense Proxy, IP Telephony systems, and in configuring and supporting LANs, WANs, Wireless and Internet systems, etc.
The role holder is also responsible for upgrading and maintaining Network and Security services, generating periodic performance reports on the system’s performance, and performing defined tests on systems and equipment.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES : Expertise skills in Firewalls, IPD / IDS, WAF, Web Sense Proxy, NAC solutions, Operation and Maintenance etc Good experience in Nexus Switches, Routers, Load Balancers etc Follows prescribed policies and procedures and ensures that the assigned tasks are carried out consistently and in accordance with the instructions.
Generates moderately complex reports and internal documentation to facilitate informed business decisions. Assists in configuring connectivity solutions for BSS / OSS systems Installing, configuring and supporting network equipment including routers, proxy servers, switches, WAN accelerators, DNS and DHCP.
Identifies malfunctions in the networks / systems to report issue rectification requirements to the direct senior. Assists in configuring and supporting LANs, WANs, network segments, Internet, and intranet systems.
Assists in defining and validating the technical requirements of the tenders. Resolves day to day operational and administrative issues.
Complies with all relevant quality, health and environmental procedures to ensure a healthy work environment. Configures, implements and optimizes IP Telephony solutions, and value added services (e.
g., web conferencing, voice mail, etc.). Assists in Business Continuity (BC) / Disaster Recovery (DR) planning and execution of BC / DR tasks for critical SAR services.
Proposes recommendations for future upgrades. Updating network equipment to the latest firmware releases Investigating faults in the network QUALIFICATIONS : Minimum bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.
Master degree is a plus. Relevant certification in network technologies (CCNP Security and Palo Alto etc) and CCIE Security is plus Relevant certification in project management (PMP, Prince 2) is a plus.
EXPERIENCE : Minimum 4 years of hand-on experience in IT network solutions. Experienced in handling the design and implementation of IT network projects.
COMPETENCIES / Skills : Effective communication skills. Meticulous attention to details. Good knowledge in information technology policies, processes, and procedures.
Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of IT networks. Solid knowledge in network design, network implementation, and network support.
Analytical mindset. Interested candidates can send their CV