Network Security Engineer in Hilliard

Network Security Engineer
Verizon Communications Inc.
Hilliard OH USA

Job Details

Updated on 2019-09-20

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon’s Customer Router Security team is responsible, among other things, for the design, development, and support of the company’s DDoS mitigation platform: DDoS Shield. The team is seeking an Engineer to rearchitect the DDoS Shield on-premise processing/application to a cloud-based solution. The Engineer will work to modernize the current architecture of the DDoS Shield product to allow us to cross train among various Network Security teams to utilize a cloud-based solution to drive down costs. This individual will plan and implement a cloud-based solution to migrate our infrastructure into the cloud and out of the data centers. They will also train the staff on the cloud technologies as well as monitor the cloud implementation to ensure we are utilizing it in the most cost-effective manner. Furthermore, the Engineer will be working with the DDoS Shield and Operations teams to automate legacy manual functions.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Two or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

A successful candidate will have a wide range of experience to draw from and will have the ability to bring this wide range of skills to bear on solving a multitude of issues.

  • Architect and design technical cloud-based solutions for business problems
  • Assisting team members in achieving their deliverables and enhancing their skills
  • The successful candidate will have a range of experience touching on everything from databases, to system administration, to web development in order to understand the mechanics of the systems they will be reliant upon
  • Ability to balance business needs with security policies
  • Ability to evaluate and review system requirements, perform cost/benefit analysis, and recommend new technology solutions to fulfill business requirements
  • Strong, systematic network troubleshooting and problem-solving skills are required
  • Candidates must be able to rapidly adapt to new technologies, test them to failure, and identify the strengths/weaknesses of each for decision makers (research and evaluate new hardware/software)
  • Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent work experience
  • AWS Solutions Architect Associate or equivalent
  • CISSP or other security certifications
  • Experience and background in Network Engineering, Information Technology, and/or Security Engineering
  • Experience implementing cloud-based solutions
  • Create and implement data security/masking/tokenization to all applications
  • Monitor all cloud instances to ensure maximum efficiency in an effort to reduce operational costs
  • Perform design and coding of proof of concepts and directional tools
  • Demonstrable skills writing scripts (Python, PERL) and working with SQL (Postgres, MySql, Maria)
  • Working knowledge of Ansible
  • Ability to compile and modify Open Source code
  • Familiar with Git and version control best practices
  • Ability to convert manual processes into automated processes
  • Demonstrated practice of Agile Mindset; work in an adaptive and agile environment
  • High organizational skills with the ability to multitask, take direction, prioritize, and manage multiple activities / tasks to achieve objectives
  • Excellent verbal, written, analytical, and interpersonal skills
  • Capability to present and communicate to both superiors and peers
  • Experience building, updating, and maintaining technical documentation
  • Ability to translate large complex requirements to understandable deliverables
  • Ability to communicate security concepts and technical details in easily understood language
  • System, network, and application security knowledge and expertise
  • Candidate must be a creative and resourceful problem solver.


When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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Network Security Engineer
Verizon Communications Inc.
Hilliard OH USA