Technology Solutions Specialist

The (Senior) Technology Solutions Specialist – Networking will have responsibility for setting up, developing and maintaining the bank’s computer networks. This will include planning, configuring, implementing, and troubleshooting security and network infrastructure necessary to maintain a secure network. The incumbent will also provide support to users including staff, customers and suppliers, and troubleshoot any problems that arise.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Install, configure and maintain computer networks and network equipment including VPNs, routers, Firewalls, Switches and other physical hardware.
  • Manage firewalls and update virus protection software and data security systems to keep data and communications protected.
  • Guarantee network security best practices are executed through auditing: router, change control, switch, firewall configurations, and monitoring.
  • Plan and appraise ongoing assessment of antivirus, application control, firewall, SIEM, VPN, SSL, intrusion detection or intrusion prevention, and other network component policies.
  • Monitor network performance and determine/recommend needed improvements or adjustments
  • Troubleshoot, resolve, and communicate networking, hardware and software issues to other employees and management.
  • Implement and/or perform disaster recovery operations and business continuity procedures as required.
  • Fix software and hardware configuration issues for users on-demand or from inspection of the systems.
  • Responsible for periodic vulnerability testing, and lead remediation projects.
  • Participate in the design and execution of vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, and security audits.
  • Participate in established Incident Management procedures.
  • Provide on-call support for end users for all in-place security solutions.
  • Contribute to escalated problem resolution by giving in-person or remote support to end users when necessary.

Experience and Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of proven work experience in Information Security. Prior experience in a banking environment would be an asset.
  • A CCNA and CompTIA Network + certification would be an asset.
  • Any of the following professional certifications would be an asset: CompTIA Security+, Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator: Security, CISSP, or CEH,

Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Works well both in a team environment and independently
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to remain calm while multitasking and working under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Keen attention to details and good problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to identify threats and develop appropriate protection measures
  • Extensive technical know-how of security network devices (switches, antivirus, firewalls, cryptography, SIEM) and any other security networking hardware or software tools
  • Knowledge of PaloAlto Firewalls and strong routing & switching experience would be an added advantage

 

 Applications should be submitted no later than 31 January 2023.

Reference
VAC-8391
Employer
Bank of Nevis Ltd.
Hours
Employment Type
Salary and benefits
Salary and benefits info not provided.
Salary
Salary negotiable
Your Career Level
Early Career
Years Experience
Three (3) – Four (4) years’
Your Education Level
Bachelor's Degree|in Computer Science
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