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Lead IT Security Engineer

Company: Fresenius Medical Care
Location: Costa Mesa
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Job Description:

THIS IS A REMOTE POSITIONPURPOSE AND SCOPE: The Lead IT Security Engineer provides support and expertise in the security discipline including firewalls, networks, email and PKI/certificate(s). Assist in formulating network security solution architecture recommendations and design network security services. IT/NETWORK SECURITY FOCUSWatchguard Firewall configuration and maintenance required, experience with Palo Alto and Netskope desirable.Working knowledge of Cisco ASA(s), IPSec tunnels and Network Address Translation required.Understanding of email security including Cisco Ironport (or equivalent) desired.Prior data center migrations desirableExperience with internal/external certificate distribution as well as certificate management tools (Venafi/Thales) a plus.Firewall and/or Cisco Network certifications a plus.PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Installs, maintains and monitors the security hardware and software ensuring the integrity, availability and confidentiality of FMCNA information systems. Creates standard configuration and maintenance documentation for all information technology to facilitate FMCNA's compliance with regulatory and industry security standards. Applies advanced knowledge and skills to act as an escalation point for the Network Security staff providing subject matter expertise, guidance and support to ensure the efficient and effective resolution of identified problems and issues. Identifies and investigates abnormalities or degraded performance within Infrastructure elements and ensures appropriate resolution. Conducts routine audits of network routers, switches, intrusion detection systems, firewall, wireless access point, servers for vulnerabilities and unnecessary services. Identify and develop remediation plan for management review and drive the actual remediation within relevant groups. Maintains level industry competency regarding technical skills and tools. Performs risk assessment and provide recommendations to pertinent senior management as requested. May provide proposals based on the risk of new applications Conducts infrastructure control audits and control tests for regulatory compliance. Develops and supports all encryption technologies to ensure FMCNA compliance with federal and state data confidentially and disclosure laws. Drives key projects within Network Security to completion on time/budget. Provides design and configuration standards for all global WAN Virtual Private Network connectivity. Assists with communication to user community to ensure user understanding and adherence to the necessary procedures and processes to maintain security. Documents all configuration and system changes for the Network Security team. Assists with the tracking of the history of all configuration and system changes. Provides assistance to other staff with complex tasks that require considerable judgment and initiative. May escalate difficult/complex issues to supervisor/manager for resolution, as deemed necessary. Mentor other staff as applicable. Review and comply with the Code of Business Conduct and all applicable company policies and procedures, local, state and federal laws and regulations. Assist with various projects as assigned by a direct supervisor. Other duties as assigned. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. May be required to lift equipment up to 30 lbs in weight.EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree required; Advanced Degree preferred EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS: 8 - 12 years' related experience; or equivalent directly related work experience. Must demonstrate expert expertise in incident response techniques including forensics.Must demonstrate expert expertise in Firewall and Intrusion Detection technologies.Must demonstrate proficiency with Windows Server OS.Must demonstrate proficiency with Unix OS.Must demonstrate proficiency with Networking.Familiarity with WatchGuard firewalls is strongly desireMust demonstrate team leadership experience either as direct supervisor or top technical talent within a team.Familiarity with authentication protocols.Ability to use independent judgment.Ability to use Microsoft office for documentation creation and reviewing.Strong communication skills.Ability to work independently with strong initiative.Ability to lead by doing and educate other members on staff on technology and process.Verbal and listening skills required for communication; manual skills required for computer and typewriter keyboards, telephones.EO/AA Employer: Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender IdentityFresenius Medical Care North America maintains a drug-free workplace in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.EO/AA Employer: Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender IdentityFresenius Medical Care North America maintains a drug-free workplace in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.

Keywords: Fresenius Medical Care, Costa Mesa , Lead IT Security Engineer, Engineering , Costa Mesa, California

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