Experian’s vision is for people, data and technology to become a necessary part of every major consumer economy around the world.
We are currently looking for outstanding people to help us realize our vision as a Network Security Engineer at our location in Costa Rica to perform day to day configuration and operations.
A CR work permit is required to apply for this position.
Configures, maintains, documents, and implements policies for firewalls, router ACL’s, and ACI Contracts as required for development projects and customer requests
Configures and provides technical support for access controls for internal clients and external customers.
Ensures consistent and reliable firewall performance to protect system integrity
Troubleshoot / resolve problems, inefficiencies and network performance issues to correct deficiencies
Monitor and maintain LAN and WAN communication to achieve optimum system performance
Participates on assigned development projects to define, test, and implement firewall policies and router ACL’s supporting business implementations
Stays current on security and network best practices, emerging technologies and security threats to identify methods for maintaining system security, stability, and reliability
Assists with limited product evaluations and participates in the preparation of recommendations for acquisition or application including evaluations of new hardware and software to determine cost-effective solutions and / or appropriate applications
Assists senior personnel in security and network regulatory and internal audits
Will expand to additional technologies as experience and expertise allows to include Firewall, Load Balancers (ADCs), WAN & LAN, Data Center, etc.
Under limited supervision, oversee the purchase, installation, and support of security and network communications for customers
Work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of situation requires evaluation and judgment
May be responsible for evaluating current network and security systems and posture
Requires thorough knowledge of TCP / IP Networking, Security, LAN / WAN systems, networks, and application stacks.
Works with management to define business needs and provide expert knowledge of networking enhancements and innovations
Develop project plans for the implementation of small to medium LANs and / or WANs
Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science, related technical discipline or equivalent experience.
2+ years of related experience, with at least 1 year TCP / IP networking experience.
Experience in delivery environments
Experience with Linux is required
Strong knowledge of networking and networking protocols.
Strong knowledge of security technologies including encryption, stateful firewalls, and access-lists.
Strong knowledge of leading firewalls, network scanning, and authentication technologies.
Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Works under minimal supervision. Normally receives no instruction on routine work, general instructions on new assignments.
Demonstrated experience in the following areas : Network Infrastructure (routers, switches, TCP / IP) Firewalls (firewall policy, analysis) Information Security (compliance with technical security standards, governance) ADCs (Load Balancers) Cisco ACI
Available to work normal business hours and after hours as needed
Available to provide on-call support
Fluent in spoken and written English
Principles and practices of customer service
Excellent organization and time management skills
Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects
Excellent attention to detail
Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships
Proven previous job stability, including maintaining long-term work relationships with former employers
Must be able to clear the company’s pre-employment screening
Not Required but experience helpful
Experience with enterprise networks
Experience building and configuring security or network infrastructure
Fluent in spoken and written Portuguese
Experian is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Anyone needing accommodation to complete the interview process should notify the Talent Acquisition Partner.