Network Security Engineer

Reno, NV 89502

Posted: 04/12/2019 Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: IT Job Number: 471

Network Security Engineer needed for a dynamic National Organization

As a Network Security Engineer, you will be responsible for providing superior service to both internal and external guests. Managing the operation and security of the Wide / Local Area Networking hardware and infrastructure, internet security, web content filtering and firewall access, Active Directory, IDS/IPS, VPN via IPsec and SSL, as well as the Network Admission Control.  This position will serve as an internal Cisco, network, and security consultant to the organization and a security liaison to outside business units that the company may deal with.

What the Network Security Engineer will do:

  • Experience with Cisco routing and switching is a must
  • CCNA Security or CCNP R&S preferred
  • Evaluates and performs R&D on new technologies, equipment, and upgrades to existing systems and recommend additions or changes as needed
  • Reviews all system-related security plans throughout the organization's network and makes recommendations to mitigate risk based on vulnerabilities and threat.
  • Supervised management, administration and design of WAN/LAN equipment, network, and related infrastructures.
  • Data Center architectures, such as Nexus or ACI is preferred.
  • Supervised management of VPN Equipment and related systems.
  • Supervised management of IPS/IDS Equipment.
  • Supervised management of Firewalls and Access to the network internally and externally.
  • Supervised management and recommended direction of the information gathering process required for the installation of a Key Business System.
  • Creating and maintaining SOP’s and Internal Controls to meet SOX/404, HIPAA and PCI initiatives and adherence to those policies.
  • Experience with network design a plus

What the Network Security Engineer will need to have:

  • Four-year degree in Management Information Systems with focus on IT security or similar Information Technology program- Preferred
  • Minimum of five years of Progressive Information Systems and Technology experience.
  • CCNA Required (CCNA Security or CCNP Preferred)
  • Cisco ACI in the Data Center
  • Technical abilities demonstrated:
    a. Management Information Systems.
    b. Hardware and Software proficiency.
  • Willingness to assume additional tasks.
  • Creativeness and Initiative demonstrated.
  • Oral and written communication skills.
  • Maintaining interpersonal professional working relationships with Corporate IT personnel and local property IT staff.


  • Successful completion of IT projects on time.
  • Supervised security of all WAN/LAN network and infrastructure to ensure adherence to SOX/404, HIPAA, PCI Compliance, various Gaming commission regulatory compliance and internal SOP’s.

*All duties are under the supervision of the Director of Information and Network Security

What the Network Security Engineer will enjoy:

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • AD/D Insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flex Spending
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Retirement Programs
  • PTO plus holiday pay

* This is a FT -direct hire opportunity*

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