Nova Networks Inc. is growing and we are actively seeking a Network Security Engineer to join our team in Ottawa.
A little bit about us: Nova Networks Inc. is one of Canada's largest providers of IT products and professional services. We have offices in Calgary, Toronto and Montreal, with our Head Office located in Ottawa. Nova recognizes that our success is highly dependent on our ability to satisfy our clients and strengthen the bond in our relationships, and we’re looking for a dynamic, eager individual who shares this understanding.
A little bit about this career opportunity: Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
- Working collaboratively with the Professional Services team to provide security solutions for your clients
- Planning and implementation of network security
- Defining security requirements from clients
- Determining system architecture specifications
- Configuring and validating secure network systems
- Testing security products and systems in order to identify security weaknesses
- Being a key point of contact for clients and within the team on all network security issues
A little bit about what we’re looking for in you:
- 5+ years of experience deploying and administering various firewall based appliances (Cisco PIX/ASA, Fortigate, Checkpoint and Juniper);
- Knowledge of AntiSpam and AntiVirus appliances is a definite asset;
- CCSP certification or other device certifications;
- Strong knowledge of networking and troubleshooting;
- Ability to effectively function as a team player in addition to managing multiple responsibilities with competing priorities;
- CISSP, SSCP certifications would be considered a strong asset;
- Security standard certification is highly desired.
- Ability to work effectively and efficiently within time constraints;
- Excellent verbal and written communication and documentation skills.
A little bit about what we have to offer: Because of our breadth of services, you’ll enjoy an opportunity to work for an organization that is able to offer clients truly full service IT solutions. We’re a big company with a family atmosphere and we respect and understand the importance of work/life balance and going out of our way to support each other. We highly value academic and certification credentials and we will be very supportive of your professional and career development pursuits. At Nova Networks Inc. you’ll have an opportunity to showcase your talent, take on challenging projects and work with a great group of people!