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Network Engineer

Company: Tenneco
Location: Skokie
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

The Network Engineer will have focused on network security operations and reports to the Sr Manager and Functional Manager. The Network Engineer is responsible for numerous significant aspects related to protecting critical IT network assets. This will encompass leading the day to day operational support, maintaining and implementing standards for network security control, security logging and ensuring compliance with defined controls and standards. The Network Engineer will report to the GIOS Network Manager and work closely with the Information Security Team. The Network Engineer is responsible for numerous significant aspects related to protecting critical IT assets including proving the operational support for the network security infrastructure and making sure the operational SLOs and SLAs are met, maintaining and implementing standards for network security control, representing network security requirements and needs within the IT organization, assisting with security operational efforts such as incident response and investigations, network log monitoring and analysis, and ensuring compliance with defined controls and standards. This position will also provide alignment and facilitation between the Network and Information Security teams.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities :

  • Defining and Maintaining various operational procedures, templates and best practices.
  • Providing support for the operational/maintenance issues and serving as an escalation point for the team.
  • Providing input into updates to network security, access control and identity management related policies and standards
  • Working with various service providers & vendors to make sure SLAs are met, work on process improvement as and when needed.
  • Defining & Implementing solutions for WAN, Remote Access, Business partners & vendors, Network Access Control, Network segmentation and isolation etc.
  • Ensuring network security controls, including network access controls are maintained for the network environment based on the defined policies.
  • Researching existing network infrastructure to propose improvements and working with the team to implement changes to standardize the environment and improve performance.
  • Identifying and communicating metrics to measure against goals.
  • Integrating security requirements into third party management infrastructure processes
  • Documenting, updating and maintaining the network security documentation.
  • Performing IT risk assessments on key IT infrastructure Assets
  • Ensuring enterprise-wide infrastructure security logging procedures are implemented and maintained.

    Required Skills :

    • The ability to interface across the organization with other teams, such as Business operations, System Delivery, Functional Delivery, Application Development, VMO, Infrastructure Operations and Service Delivery, auditors, Legal, Information security personnel etc.
    • Experience working with Palo Alto, Checkpoint Firewalls, Bluecoat, F5, Cisco ASA, Splunk, Cisco Wireless Security, ISE, Web Filtering solutions like Zscaler.
    • Knowledge of network routing protocols, IOS Firewall, VPN, LAN security protocols.
    • Experience designing and supporting network access control, remote access and perimeter security
    • The ability to maintain and deliver a consistent service and operations of the infrastructure
    • An analytical demeanor, strong decision-making skills and the ability to effectively communicate with individuals across all levels the organization
    • Knowledge and experience working across a geographically and culturally diverse organization
    • Working knowledge of network security concepts and strategies
    • Working knowledge of IT general controls and their application
    • A solid technical foundation in the delivery of enabling technologies and enterprise applications
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
    • Ability to adjust to changing priorities while multitasking effectively
    • Ability to design, evaluate and document processes and lead teams in accomplishing process review and improvement

      Required Experience :

      • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security and Risk Management, Information Systems, Engineering or related major
      • CISSP, CCNA, CCNP, CCNP-Security, GSEC, certifications are preferred
      • Experience in implementing and managing network security, access control and identity management solutions.
      • Minimum 7-10 years' experience working directly with network and security operational services support and projects

        We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.

        Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Keywords: Tenneco, Skokie , Network Engineer, Engineering , Skokie, Illinois

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