Kforce Information Security Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina

Kforce has a client that is looking for an Information Security Engineer to work from home on a long-term contract.Responsibilities:

  • Performing analysis of network security needs and contributes to design, integration, and installation of hardware and software

  • Analyzing, troubleshooting and correcting network problems remotely and on-site

  • Maintaining and administering perimeter security systems such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems

  • Network infrastructure - very hardware focused

  • They will also ensure compliance with corporate security policies and standards

  • They will need to be capable of forging relationships and interacting with lines of business, application and server administrators, project managers, and vendors

  • The engineer will be responsible for assembling data from clients, architecture, vendors, and other sources for new or existing initiatives and designing compliant solutions

  • This person will work with application developers in the network design and deployment of new applications and work closely with the LOB resources and the Information Security Officers to understand and react to business units' security needs

  • Writing design documentation during planning and development phases of projects and assist with costing, product selections, availability requirements, and detailed design and engineering of Network Security Solutions is a requirement

  • Looking for resource who have done installations/managed deployments of environments

  • Firewall engineer with hands-on experience with either Checkpoint or Cisco firewalls; knowing both platforms are a plus; working knowledge of networking is a requirement

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours