Cybersecurity Network Security Engineer

Full Time
Guadalajara, Mexico
Areas of Interest: Network Services
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Applies advanced subject matter knowledge to solve complex business issues and is regarded as a subject matter expert. Frequently contributes to the development of new ideas and methods. Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of multiple factors. Leads and/or provides expertise to functional project teams and may participate in cross-functional initiatives. Acts as an expert providing direction and guidance to process improvements and establishing policies. Frequently represents the organization to external customers/clients. Exercises significant independent judgment within broadly defined policies and practices to determine best method for accomplishing work and achieving objectives. May provide mentoring and guidance to lower level employees.


  • Responsible for evaluating new network/firewall change requests and network designs, ensuring compliance to HP policies and standards, as well as industry best practices.
  • Responsible for evaluating cloud IaaS (AWS, Azure, etc.) network security controls.
  • Responsible for evaluating existing network infrastructure vs. HP policies and standards as well as industry best practices.
  • Responsible for managing and coordinating any required network hardening, remediation, or other corrective actions
  • Contributes to improving HP policies, standards, and specifications.
  • May be called on to participate any other vulnerability detection, remediation, or other incident response efforts

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • In-depth Cyber and IT security knowledge
  • In-depth understanding of Cyber and IT security risks, threats and prevention measures
  • In-depth understanding of security fundamentals and best practices
  • In-depth understanding of general network concepts and network security
  • In-depth understanding of network monitoring and common network protocols
  • Previous operational experience managing L3/L4 Firewalls, as well as next-gen Firewalls and UTM devices.
  • In-depth understanding of one or more of the following:
    • Off-the-shelf vulnerability assessment products and tools.
    • Network security devices (firewalls, proxies, NIDS/NIPS, etc.)
    • Platform and application-layer penetration testing techniques.  
    • Adversary techniques, tactics, and protocols and related countermeatures.
  • Understanding of common computer operating systems (Windows, Linux, etc.)
  • Understanding of malware and threat actor movement across a network, and associated network-layer mitigations
  • Working knowledge of programming or scripting languages (perl, python, powershell, etc.) a strong plus
  • Previous experience with public cloud environments (AWS, Azure) a strong plus
  • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Strong organization, prioritization, and rationalization skills.
  • Ability to work independently.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years experience in network security or related field
  • Individual technical Cyber Security Certification through one of the recognized bodies a plus: GIAC/SANS, CEH, etc.
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