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Network Security Lead

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Network Security Lead - CREQ192356

Role: Network Security Lead Engineer

Skill: Firewall – Palo Alto/ Checkpoint/ Fortinet, Algosec, Tufin, Web proxcy, VMware,


Network Security Skills

· Good understanding of Application layer protocols

· Good understanding of TCP/IP protocol and its troubleshooting from a network security perspective

· Good understanding of DDOS attacks and awareness of DDOS mitigation controls and tools

· Good understanding of IPS solutions, mainly Cisco source fire, Checkpoint IPS

NextGen Firewalls

· Must have good knowledge and experience of Palo Alto, Checkpoint

· Good knowledge and understanding of Palo Alto Panorama

· Good knowledge and understanding of Checkpoint security management appliances

· Good understanding and experience of managing multi-factor authentication

· Good knowledge and experience of firewall management tools Algosec, Tufin

· Good knowledge or experience of firewall rules review / remediation based projects

· Understanding of automation in general, any experience or involvement regarding firewall policy change automation will be advantageous

Virtualization Public / Private Clouds

· Good knowledge and experience of private cloud technologies VMware, KVM, OLVM

· Understanding of I.T terms, IaaS, PaaS, IaC

· Understanding of containers, Kubernetes PaaS environments in general

· Good to have public cloud experience across AWS, Azure or OCI

· WAF Web application Firewalls

· Good understanding of 3 tier application models

· Good understanding of HTTP and other web-based protocols

· Knowledge and experience of implementing F5 Big-IP LTM / GTM and ASM WAF features for financial or other large organizations

· Optiona awareness and knowledge of other cloud based or on-premises WAF solutions

· Web Proxy - Good to have knowledge and experience of Zscaler ZIA web proxy solution

Networking Skills Routing/Switching

· Good high-level understanding of network architectural designs legacy 3-tiered model vs leaf/spine

· Load balancers skills Big-IP F5 knowledge/experience or any other opensource load balancers Haproxy, traefik

· Good understanding of CDN based service delivery using Akamai or Cloudflare

· Governance

· Good understanding and experience of change management within a major global Financial Organization

· Good understanding and experience of ITIL framework relevant to incidents and problem management

· Management / Monitoring

· Good understanding of industry best practices to plan and configure baseline configurations for network security devices

· Good understanding of device monitoring via SNMP/ICMP using Solarwinds, NAGIOS, Icinga or other similar NMS tool

Primary Location
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Job Type
Primary Skills
Network - Security
Years of Experience

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