Full Job Description
Forcepoint is transforming cybersecurity by focusing on what matters most: understanding people’s intent as they interact with critical data and intellectual property wherever it resides. Our uncompromising systems enable companies to empower employees with unobstructed access to confidential data while protecting intellectual property and simplifying compliance. Based in Austin, Texas, Forcepoint supports more than 20,000 organizations worldwide. For more about Forcepoint, visit www.Forcepoint.com and follow us on Twitter at @ForcepointSec.
Candidate will be responsible for the design, implementation, monitoring and analysis of the company's network related service offerings to include ISP and Voice circuits, Network routing and switching services, Network Monitoring and Alerting Services, Wireless Services, Network Security Services, VPN services, Voice Services and Load Balancer Services. The candidate should be well versed with at least two of the below related services but having three or more is highly desired.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
2 REQUIRED (3 or more is highly desired):
For ISP and Voice Services, candidate should have experience working with ISP vendors and Data Centers to install and configure various network circuits types such as Direct Internet Access (DIA), MPLS, and VPLS circuits. For Voice related circuits, candidate should be familiar with PRI and SIP trunks configuration and debugging.
For Network Routing and Switching services, candidate should be well versed in IPv4/IPv6 networking design and implementation, exterior gateway routing protocols such as BGP and interior gateway routing protocols such as EIGRP and OSPF along with static routing and multicast routing. In addition, candidate should be familiar with layer 2 switching design, configuration and monitoring. Specific equipment configuration experience would include Juniper, Cisco and HP/Aruba network devices. Candidates having knowledge of Network Access Control (NAC) technologies and implementation are desired
For Network Monitoring and Alerting, candidate should be familiar with network monitoring and alerting software such as Zabbix along with packet captures, monitor ports, Netflow, alerting and monitoring, etc
For Wireless Services, candidate should be familiar with Wireless controller based technologies and and specifically experience with Aruba Wireless technologies such as Aruba controllers, Mobility Master, AirWave and ClearPass technologies.
For Network Security Services, candidate should be well versed in firewall technologies, Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and Intrusion Protection Systems (IPS). In addition, candidate should be familiar with vulnerability assessment, analysis and remediation efforts as it relates to Network related services. Experience working Cloud based networking desirable such as AWS and Microsoft Azure cloud based services.
For VPN Services, candidate should be well versed in creating VPN design and configuration for web based VPN, client based VPN and site to site VPN connectivity using IPSEC technologies. Candidate having experience with IPSEC Suite B technologies is desirable.
For load balancer services, candidate should be well versed in load balancer design and implementation monitoring and analysis along with the various load balancer technologies. Candidate with experience in F5 load balancer services is desirable.
For Voice Services candidate should be well versed in VoIP technologies, voice circuit providers configuration and installation, SIP and PRI trunks. Experience with Cisco voice gateways and Cisco Call Manager is desirable.
In addition to the above mentioned technical knowledge, candidate should be able to work with other IT related groups for troubleshooting and Service Desk escalation to the technical network group, have good verbal and writing skills, and be able to work project proposals and documentation.
Candidate should also be able to provides resolution to a diverse scope and range of complex problems where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise. Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments. Determines and develops approach to solutions; work is evaluated upon completion to ensure objectives have been met. Contributes to the development of organization’s goals and objectives. University degree and 4-6 years of related experience, or equivalent work experience.
Experience working with AWS and Microsoft Azure cloud networking and cloud network security is desirable