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Network Security Architect

Job Title: Network Security Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: RC264220
Job Published: March 01, 2021 11:53

Job Description

Job Description

This position will augment the FedEx Express International Information Security team by providing architecture expertise in the network security infrastructures, working with network architects to build secure network infrastructure. This position will help grow the footprint of FedEx Express International Information Security in the International region and support business expansion.

Profile: As Security Architect you will provide support to complex IT Strategic Projects. Identify and implement innovative ways to improve network and infrastructure security capabilities. In addition, you will recommend actions to deliver enhancements in service, quality, and efficiency.

The Information Security, Network Security Architect position has the following key responsibilities: Provide security subject matter expertise on network and perimeter security architecture for enterprise-scale projects. Provide guidance, technical assistance & detailed designs to information security engineering & relevant domain architects. Understand current as well as emerging security threats and design security architecture to mitigate threats where possible. Stay up to date of latest information systems and security technologies and integrate into security architecture design when appropriate. Works with other security team members and facilitates the development and maintenance of security roadmap. Assist in the development of policies and procedures which enable best practices in security for the organization. Identify, assess and remediate security architecture gaps across the environment. Skills and Qualification The ideal candidate for this job will have courses and/or relevant work experience in some or all the following technologies or skills

  • Next Generation Firewalls (NGFW) ideally Checkpoint with NGFW, Maestro, VSX, MDS(Provider-1),

  • Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS) ideally McAfee Network Security Platform (IPS) & McAfee Network Security Manager (NSM).

  • Network Infrastructure, ideally Cisco IOS-XE, Cisco NX-OS, Cisco ACI, SD-WAN, VMware NSX-T, Routing Protocols, NetFlow

  • Service Provider network concepts e.g. MPLS, Point-to-Point, VRF.

  • Network Behaviour Monitoring, ideally Cisco Stealthwatch, RSA NetWitness Logs & Packets

  • Web Security Technologies, ideally McAfee Web Gateway, Cisco Umbrella.

  • Network Admission Control (NAC) ideally, Cisco ISE, IEEE 802.1X, RADIUS

  • Industrial Networks/Operational Technologies.

  • Production of High-Level Design (HLD) and Low-Level Design (LLD) Documentation

  • Production of Bill of Materials (BoM), including financial analysis

  • Supporting security reviews or assessments of projects and/or solutions from a network security perspective.

  • Information security principles/domains such as application security, data loss prevention, penetration testing, perimeter security, network security, endpoint security, identity and access management and web security.

  • Customer facing support in form of basic up to advanced troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and associated documentation of common issues in the form of Job Aid or SOPs.

  • Experience or certification in operating system platforms such as Windows and Linux/Unix.

    Accuracy & Attention to Detail; Analytical Skills; Problem Solving Skills; Judgement & Decision-Making Skills; Presentation Skills; Technical Diagram Skills

    FedEx was built on a philosophy that puts people first, one we take seriously. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce in which we provide growth opportunities for all

Employer Description

FedEx Express is the world's largest express transportation company, supplying fast and reliable services for more than 3.6 million shipments each business day. We recognize that by recruiting the right people, we can consistently live up to our promise - delivering an outstanding FedEx experience to all our customers., FedEx Express is one of the world's largest express transportation companies and has consistently been selected as one of the top 10 World's Most Admired Companies by "Fortune" magazine. Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions, serving more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx team members, who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding.

Our Philosophy

The People-Service-Profit philosophy (P-S-P) describes the principles that govern every FedEx decision, policy or activity. FedEx takes care of our people; they, in turn, deliver the impeccable service demanded by our customers, who reward us with the profitability necessary to secure our future. The essential element in making the People-Service-Profit philosophy such a positive force for the company is where we close the circle, and return these profits back into the business, and invest back in our people. Our success in the industry is attributed to our people. Through our P-S-P philosophy, we have a work environment that encourages team members to be innovative in delivering the highest possible quality of service to our customers. We care for their well-being, and value their contributions to the company.

Our Culture

Our culture is important for many reasons, and we intentionally bring it to life through our behaviors, actions and activities in every part of the world. The FedEx culture and values have been a cornerstone of our success and growth since we began in the early 1970's. While other companies can copy our systems, infrastructure and processes, our culture makes us unique and is often a differentiating factor as we compete and grow in today's global marketplace.