Security Engineer - OCSD - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Santa Ana
United States


Job Description

Key Role:

  • Provide network security and firewall services support, incident and problem management for the Orange County Sheriff Department reporting to OCSD management.
  • Respond to operational requests day to day and act as the primary point of escalation for incident resolution.
  • Working closely with OCSD network engineers and management: review new service and firewall requests, respond quickly to incidents and operational outages, manage the security ticket queue and assist with operational and process improvements to ensure SLR's are met.
  • Report regular status of service requests and operational incidents to the OCSD management team.
  • This Role Performs at the direction of the OCSD managers and network engineers.

The job responsibilities could include:

  • Review and completion of service requests
  • Review and completion of firewall requests
  • Respond to requests for firewall policy information and to assist troubleshooting firewall related issues
  • Management of all network equipment supporting the OCSD network for both project and operational requirements
  • Monitor and resolve network security incidents on a 24X7 basis
  • The position maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and security hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, switches, firewalls and gateways 



Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and Two (2) years or more experience; Masters and 0 years related experience. HS Diploma and/or Equivalent will be considered in lieu of degree with an additional 4+ years of relevant experience.
  • Strong experience with Cisco Systems Network, Security and Datacenter products
  • Experience supporting firewall technologies (Cisco ASA Firewalls)
  • Experience supporting large enterprise networks
  • Strong background with Service and Change Management (ServiceNow)
  • Candidates will be required to pass a Live Scan Background investigation including Fingerprint which will be used for criminal and identity background check as permitted by law. 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security
  • CompTIA Security +
  • Ability to present very complex technical concepts in understandable language
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience creating and presenting project plans and designs