Senior Security Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Santa Ana
United States


Senior Security Engineer Role: Provide security services support for a large enterprise network of close to 200 sites. Manage major application and site move and build projects in coordination with the team and the project manager. Assist the Network Analyst with creation of security related reports, setting of network monitor thresholds and general oversight of the network health. Respond to operational requests day to day and act as the second level of escalation for incident resolution. Working closely with the Network Architect, review new technologies and standards and assist with the development of SOP's, runbooks and other Operational resources for the security team. Report regular status of projects and operational issues to the SDM. This Role Performs: 
  • Design, analysis, planning, modification and maintenance of the network and security components, including network monitoring systems 
  • Management of all security equipment supporting the enterprise for both project and operational requirements 
  • Evaluation of new network and security technology
  • Analysis of firewall policies and configuration to ensure they are in use, least privilege and satisfy business requirements 
  • Review and completion of firewall requests 
  • Test network and security systems
  • Monitor and resolve network 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 


  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or related field and five (5) years or more experience in network & cyber security ; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD 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 designing and deploying security technologies (Cisco Firewall, Web Filtering, Intrusion Detection)
  • Experience designing and deploying F5 load balancer and remote access solutions 
  • Experience managing large application build and move projects 
  • Strong background with Service and Change Management (ServiceNow preferred)
  • Must be able to pass a California Department of Justice (DoJ) LiveScan background investigation and a detailed lifestyle law enforcement background interview
  • 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 
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Security 
  • CompTIA Security +
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)