IS Firewall/Security Engineer - Network Engineering
Posted on: January 25, 2023
Summary Position Summary
The IS Firewall/Security Engineer role is the second level of a
three level career path. Under general supervision, the IS
Firewall/Security Engineer is responsible for the direct firewall
management of the network. This work could also include:
conducting, or working with others to conduct, risk based technical
security and compliance audits or assessments. The successful
candidate will have experience in firewalls, proxy, packet
filtering and security rules. Other activities include maintaining
and ensuring compliance with security policies, procedures and
standards related to the performance of technical activities in
support of the security program service levels.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- Education: Associates degree in a related field of study or
equivalent work experience.
- License/Certifications: Professional certification in either
technical security or within a relevant networking or platform
- Experience: 3 years' IT experience in complex environments and
a working knowledge of computer networking and platforms, including
(but not limited to) network operating systems, firewalls,
intrusion detection/prevention systems, wireless security including
wireless intrusion prevention systems, web proxies, vulnerability
scanning technologies, VPN's, Windows and Unix-based platforms,
identity management, IT incident response, and network
- Knowledge of application security concepts from a secure
coding, secure design, and ongoing change management and monitoring
- A high level of demonstrated organizational skill supporting
business and process analysis and process implementation in
moderately complex environments.
- Strong prioritization skills and able to handle multiple tasks
- Facilitation skills.
- Active problem solver, working across multiple IS and business
teams for solutions.
- Strong business knowledge / acumen.
- Ability to partner with others to overcome obstacles.
- Articulate appropriately both in written and oral form, and
collaborate with multiple teams regarding security and privacy
obligations and duties.
MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in
2022 by Forbes!
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose
vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest
in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a
comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services,
home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working
together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately
22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care,
diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New
Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org
At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's
needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages
include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave,
retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our
comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and
include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be
working with health care professionals that truly value the people
around them - both within the walls of the organization and the
neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the
well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in
fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate
caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will
be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new
Additional Information MaineHealth is a health system whose members
and affiliates include hospitals, physician practices, long-term
care facilities, home care agencies, and support services. Learn
more about this system at www.mainehealth.org
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