Network Security Engineer in Southborough, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Network Security Engineer with broad expertise in routing and switching, as well as next generation firewalls?

Are you interested in joining a leading organization to support a growing and diverse client base?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Southborough!

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Network Security Engineer:
  • Troubleshoot network and cyber security incidents
  • Work effectively and professionally with customers
  • Support client network and security systems implementation
  • Escalate complex network and security incidents as required
Requirements of the Network Security Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Excellent knowledge of routing and switching best practices and protocols
  • Understanding of next generation firewalls, including Cisco, Checkpoint, and Palo Alto
  • Ability to resolve incidents independently 
  • Ability to monitor, tune, and troubleshoot systems
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent customer service orientation
  • CCNA or Security+ certification is ideal
Keywords: Network Security Engineer, CCNA, Security+, Cisco, Checkpoint, Palo Alto

Job ID: 333123

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group 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.

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