Design, configure, deploy, and maintain the state enterprise security infrastructure.
Analyse problems, recommend solutions, products, and technologies to meet business objectives.
Actively protect state information technology assets and infrastructure from external or internal threats and ensure that the state complies with statutory and regulatory requirements regarding information access, security and privacy.
Implement firewall solutions to properly secure State data and provide consultation on all new firewall implementations,firewall configuration changes, and projects requiring security operational support.
Assist the end-user, other IT professionals, and external customers in requesting security variances and implementation of subsequent configuration change requests.
Recommend best security practices to achieve stated business objectives, advises on risk assumptions for any variances granted, and provides alternatives to achieve desired end results.
Assist in incident response for any breaches, intrusions, or theft.
Monitor systems for any anomalies, proper updating, and patching.
Monitor vendor websites for potential threat alerts and software upgrades
Evaluates and performs planning, testing, and implementation of software and hardware upgrades.
Maintains system documentation and configuration data for regulatory and audit purposes
Qualification & Experience:
At least 3 years’ experience of recent professional experience in Network Administration.
1 or more years professional experience with current network security protocols, hardware and software.
Previous experience with Network infrastructure design, including telephony and video.
Previous experience with Cisco router and switch configuration.
Previous experience with one or more of the following firewalls: Checkpoint, CISCO, Juniper and McAfee.
IDS/IPS and Syslog.
A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or a related field from a regionally accredited institution.
Possess current CISCO Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification.
Must have good working experience on Fortinet firewall.