Network Security Engineer (CCNP) at Terawork

Terawork is the leading online talent marketplace in Africa that helps businesses thrive by connecting them with professional talent without geographical barriers. We have a pool of professionals with varying levels of expertise across tech, digital, business and lifestyle services.

We are recruiting on behalf of our client to fill the position below:

Job Title: Network Security Engineer (CCNP)

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • The Network Security Engineer is expected to oversee and maintain all aspects of Network hardware. This includes maintaining network security patches, configuration, and security programs and systems.

Job Responsibilities

  • Monitor Network security status, monitor Application and Response System (CSMARS) and other security monitoring tools
  • Manage remote connections (VPN management)
  • Monitor and enforce compliance with network security policies bank wide
  • Carry out all suggested response actions to threats upon detection of a security breach or network attack
  • Ensure proper functioning of all Security Devices (Checkpoints, ASA, PIX Firewall, IPS, Routers)
  • Review logs of Security devices (Checkpoints, IPS, ACS,ASA,PIX Firewall)
  • Coordinate the regular changing network devices passwords
  • Carry out network security audit, periodic vulnerability assessment and network penetration
  • Testing (ethical hacking) using tools such as Qualys guard and NMAP
  • Generate and send Network Security Reports (daily, weekly, monthly)
  • Research and suggest improvement initiatives with regards to Network Security
  • Lockdown of all network devices and new equipment rsquo;s before deployment
  • Configuration of Network Security features for new branches equipment (IPSec site-site VPN, Identity Based Network Service (IBNS), Port Security, SNMP V3 etc.)
  • Remote Access Security configuration for new users/groups with access levels/permissions
  • Security impact assessment for every new network activity and mitigation strategy implementation
  • Monitor and ensure the security of Wireless Network
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Team Lead, Networks amp; Communications Management
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  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related courses from a renowned tertiary institution
  • Must be CCNP Certified (Security).
  • 3 – 5 years experience as Network Security Engineer.

Application Closing Date
20th September, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using “Digital Marketing Executive” as the subject of the mail.

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