What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is a Fortune 500 company and prides in servicing 99% of Fortune 500 companies as well as Government agencies around the world. This role is part of the MSS Service delivery team responsible for onboarding new customers through service turn up, working on large customer projects and resolving complex Tier 2/3 customer technical issues related to our MSS offerings with minimal outside involvement. This position provides expert level research and analysis for planning, organizing, and managing corporate-wide security functions.

Functional Responsibilities

  • Work directly with the customer and various teams in Verizon to manage multiple customer turn ups and projects simultaneously and resolve issues using direct access to systems, company information resources, laboratory simulations and engineering problem solving techniques.
  • Produce documented frameworks or architectures which describe and are used to manage the implementation of technical security environments.
  • Provide input into the security technology plan for the customer and ensures that plans for their assigned technology discipline integrate effectively with other aspects of the technical infrastructure.
  • Understand and effectively articulate the implications and impact that proposed architectural changes will have on the business (to technical and non-technical audiences).
  • Installing, troubleshooting and configuring all vendor provided tools

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and or relevant work experience
  • 5 to 7 years of related experience in an Enterprise IT or Managed Security Services environment
  • Extensive experience with both physical and network/host level security
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot, correctly diagnose, and correct identified security deficiencies
  • Must have hands-on experience working with a variety of Firewall Products, Intrusion Detection System (IDS) Products, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) Products and Unified Threat Management Products
  • Extensive Linux/Unix skills and knowledge are a must

Even better if you have:

  • Advanced degree in IT
  • Work independently with minimal management supervision. Must be able to take an operational and project leadership role
  • 7 to 10 years’ of experience in an Enterprise IT or Managed Security Services environment
  • Industry certifications:
    • CISSP
    • Checkpoint CCSA or CCSE
    • ITIL Version 2
    • CCNA, CCNP is a plus
    • CISA or CISM

Why Verizon?

As well as an attractive package, you can look forward to excellent prospects for career progression in our expanding business. We are a business that invests in its people. Verizon spends more than $275 million on employee training, development and tuition.

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When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.