Network security engineers are responsible for the implementation; maintenance; and integration of the corporate WAN, LAN and server architecture. This individual is also responsible for implementation and administration of network security hardware and software, enforcing the network security policy and complying with requirements of external security audits and recommendations. They must be able to translate security policies and procedures into technical architectures and possess strong working knowledge of data and network security technologies. At least five years of experience installing, monitoring and maintaining network security solutions is typically desired. A four-year college degree in a technical field and a Cisco or other security-related certification may also be required. Performing analysis of network security needs and helping with the design, integration, and installation of hardware and softwareAnalyzing, troubleshooting and correcting network problems and formulating action plansMaintaining and administering perimeter security systems, such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems, and conducting post-deployment monitoring and testing Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your network security engineer staffing needs.
AB Testing
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Checkpoint
Checkpoint Firewall
Cisco ASA
Cisco Technologies
Configuration Management
Deployments
Design
EO/IR systems
Salary for Network Security Engineer in Fort Worth, TX
127650 - 181763
25th percentile
127650
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
155400
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
181763
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Systems Security Manager 152348 186203 220335 Security Architect 149018 169275 189533 Data Security Analyst 133200 163725 188978 Systems Security Administrator 120990 145965 173160 Network Security Administrator 117660 140138 167055
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