Security Engineer (Network) KSA

Permanent
SA
11 January 2024
  • Job Title: Senior Network Security Engineer

    Job Summary: We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Network Security Engineer to join our dynamic and growing team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in network security, a deep understanding of the latest cybersecurity threats and trends, and the ability to design and implement robust security solutions. As a Senior Network Security Engineer, you will play a critical role in safeguarding our organization's network infrastructure and ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our data.

    Responsibilities:

  • Network Security Design and Implementation:

    • Design, implement, and maintain comprehensive network security architectures, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, VPNs, and other security technologies.
    • Evaluate and select appropriate security tools and technologies to enhance the overall security posture of the organization.
  • Incident Response and Forensics:

    • Lead and participate in incident response activities, investigating and resolving security incidents in a timely and efficient manner.
    • Conduct digital forensics and analysis to identify and mitigate security incidents.
  • Vulnerability Management:

    • Conduct regular vulnerability assessments and penetration testing to identify and address potential security weaknesses.
    • Develop and implement remediation plans for identified vulnerabilities.
  • Security Policy and Compliance:

    • Develop, implement, and enforce security policies, procedures, and standards to ensure compliance with industry regulations and best practices.
    • Collaborate with internal teams to conduct security awareness training for employees.
  • Network Monitoring and Threat Intelligence:

    • Implement and maintain robust network monitoring systems to detect and respond to security events in real-time.
    • Stay informed about the latest cybersecurity threats and trends, incorporating threat intelligence into security strategies.
  • Collaboration and Documentation:

    • Work closely with cross-functional teams, providing guidance and expertise on security-related matters.
    • Document security architectures, processes, and procedures to facilitate knowledge transfer and training.
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field. Master's degree or relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CCNP Security) are a plus.
  • Proven experience as a Network Security Engineer, with a focus on designing and implementing security solutions in complex environments.
  • Deep understanding of networking protocols, firewall technologies, VPNs, and intrusion detection/prevention systems.
  • Strong knowledge of cybersecurity best practices, standards, and frameworks.
  • Experience with cloud security, virtualization, and containerization is highly desirable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to convey complex security concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.