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NIS - Network Security Engineer

Company: PwC
Location: Hartford
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

A career in Information Security, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to develop and support our internal security technologies and services across the entire global and local PwC network. You'll focus on being the forefront of designing, developing, and implementing information technology including hardware, software, and networks that enhances security of internal information and protect our firms intellectual assets. To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future. As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to: * Develop new skills outside of comfort zone. * Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively. * Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development. * Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations. * Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations. * Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations. * Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making. * Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients. * Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties. * Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points. * Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct. Team focuses on operational engineering activities across the suite of security tools managed in the NIS central service environment. The core areas of focus for Perimeter Security is Firewalls (Cloud, Physical, Virtual, WAF), Proxies, IPS, and VPN. This includes but is not limited to Major Incident Response and Resolution, Tuning and maintaining solutions, providing mentoring to junior staff, improving security posture, operational projects, and overall operational process improvement. Job Requirements and Preferences: Basic Qualifications: Minimum Degree Required: High School Diploma Minimum Years of Experience: 4 year(s) of progressive professional roles involving information security and/or IT management, networking and firewalls. Preferred Qualifications: Degree Preferred: Bachelor Degree Certification(s) Preferred: CCNP, CISSP Preferred Knowledge/Skills: Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or proven record of success as a team leader in the following areas: * Troubleshooting and resolution of complex network security incidents, to include packet capture and analysis, log review, and critical thinking; * Possessing experience with Palo Alto administration as well as the design and implementation of industry leading practices; * Solving complex technical problems through engineering, including requirements analysis, design, development, implementation and testing; * Possessing stakeholder management skills and the ability to set expectations and respond to business needs in a complex high-pressure environment; * Demonstrating Security Risk Assessment for firewall rule implementations; * Possessing knowledge of Azure NSG, Load Balancer, UDR configuration and troubleshooting; * Understanding of knowledge management and training for L2/L3 firewall consultants; * Managing Documentation for perimeter security environments; * Developing global standards for Palo Alto technologies; * Understanding security technology operational industry standards; * Contributing to a central technology service organization; * Navigating a matrix organization and collaborating with multiple stakeholders across functional and technical skill sets; * Leveraging facts and data when approaching problems and considering both the customer's perspective as well as the enterprise's perspective while focusing on overarching goals and objectives; * Exhibiting capabilities to multitask, performing and delivering results as both part of a team and independently; * Demonstrating relationship and team building skills that foster an inclusive and collaborative environment for stakeholders and team members; and, * Collaborating with design and build engineering teams to establish maximum capability of security solutions are achieved in the run state.

Keywords: PwC, Hartford , NIS - Network Security Engineer, Engineering , Hartford, Connecticut

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