Our client specializes in guiding organizations across both private and public sectors on their transformative path to the cloud, leveraging their cutting-edge Sovereign Multi-Cloud for Business Platform. Renowned as leaders in the design, supervision of construction, and operation of Data Centers throughout the MENA and GCC regions, they actively contribute to fostering innovation and operational efficiency. With a focus on strategic IT transformation, the company aligns closely with client objectives, providing invaluable support in effective planning, seamless implementation, and proficient management of IT infrastructure.
Scope Of Work:
The Senior Network & Security Engineer is responsible to monitor and execute the daily operational activities needed to manage IT services and the supporting IT infrastructure, such as Network troubleshooting , Virtualized Environment, and Operating Systems. He/She will monitor large computer networks and servers for problems from a central location or remotely.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Design and implement secure network architectures, ensuring the integration of security measures in network infrastructure.
Configure and manage firewall systems to control and monitor network traffic, preventing unauthorized access and potential threats.
Implement and maintain IDPS to detect and respond to malicious activities and potential security incidents.
Conduct security assessments and audits of network systems to identify vulnerabilities and recommend improvements.
Lead the response to security incidents affecting network infrastructure, ensuring timely resolution and minimizing impact.
Implement and manage processes for timely application of security patches and updates to network devices.
Establish and maintain network monitoring tools to detect and respond to abnormal network behavior or security threats.
Implement robust authentication and authorization mechanisms to control access to network resources.
Securely configure and manage load balancing solutions to ensure high availability and protect against potential vulnerabilities.
Conduct network forensics to investigate security incidents, identify root causes, and recommend preventive measures.
Maintain comprehensive documentation for network security configurations, procedures, and incident response plans.
Collaborate with IT teams to integrate security measures into network infrastructure projects and ensure a holistic security approach.
Figure out the malfunctioning of hardware, software, and environmental alerts. When a problem is recognized, do the root cause analysis (RCA)...
Work to troubleshoot the issues, within their defined areas.
Provide technical support to end users (Server Assistance).
Responding to network alerts and hardware malfunctions.
Set up and manage VPN solutions to establish secure communication channels for remote access and data transfer.
Escalate complicated technical issues which need an immediate response or troubleshooting to responsible parties or vendors for a faster resolution after obtaining the proper approvals.
Carefully track and document all defects and resolutions in response to incidents. This helps inmaintenance of the system's health record.
Support planning and execution of changes in production environments especially deployment of new and changed features as well as patch management.
Participate in Disaster recovery activities, such as executing system failover scripts.
Develop, enforce, and update network security policies and procedures to align with industry bestpractices and compliance requirements.
Required Skills & Attributes:
Proven network engineering, network operations, and network performance analysis skills.
Good Knowledge in Fortigate, Palo Alto, WAF (F5 ASM/ Fortiweb), Email Security Gateway , DLP
Good computer literacy.
Good MS Office.
Good Communication Skills.
Good Organization Skills.
Ability to work in harmony with the team.
Good time management skills.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
Flexible to travel to other Clients sites/Branches. Must be able to travel locally on occasion.
Training & Certifications:
To ensure maintaining his/her achieved advanced certifications in related track/field