Network Security Specialist Resume Samples

A Network Security Specialist is responsible for procuring, setting up, and maintaining hardware, and software systems designed to ensure network security. A well-written Network Security Specialist Resume mentions the following core duties and tasks – liaising with other managers to promote good security practices, and explain security procedures; working with external suppliers to source hardware and software solutions to network security issues; deploying, testing, and maintaining security systems such as VPNs, firewalls and email security; ensuring that the hardware and software are well maintained and deal with security requirements, and generating performance and failure reports after monitoring activities.

To undertake the responsibility for a range of systems and operating procedures that contribute to network security, these professionals need the following skills and abilities – excellent information technology and analysis skills; the ability to solve problems, experience working with networking systems, and network security. Employers often require their incumbents to have a bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field.

Network Security Specialist Resume example

Network Security Specialist Resume

Summary : To offer my services to an organization that provides stimulating and professional environment. Where my abilities, education, training and skills can be used to enhance the efficiency and productivity of the organization while allowing growth in my skills. Passionate to work on project planning and deployment. Role of interest Based on my Technical expertise, I wish to be the Company asset as Network Security Specialist in Network Engineering (Network Planning and Designing) Team.

Skills : Network Security Specialist, Helpdesk Technician, IT Project Leader.

Description :

    1. Coordinated with a design team and vendors to implement new sites, DCs etc.
    2. Infrastructured consists of Checkpoint/ASA-Pix/Juniper firewall, cisco concentrator/Juniper SSL VPN, Cisco/Radware/F5 load balancer, Cisco/Source fire/Tipping point IPS/ISD, GSS, Riverbed, Cisco Router, Nexus/Cisco/HP switches, Cisco/Aruba wireless access controller.
    3. Performed the clustering for LATAM, Europe regions for automatic failover of firewalls Answer firewall ip redesigned for Production, QC, LAB setup due to lack of ip & configured load balancer & firewall accordingly.
    4. Implemented firewall hardware & configuration for NFSLAB project.
    5. Processed National Security Letters and subpoenas.
    6. Served as key team member for development of standardized VoIP call tracing processes.
    7. Created training materials for toll-free routing and basic telephony.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.E In Specialization


Network Security Specialist Resume

Summary : Working with customers on varied networks (LAN and WAN) to troubleshoot multicast Ethernet and multicast IP (IGMP) problems, BGP, HSRP, SNMP, etc, and also Pushing firewall rules to live production environments during maintenance windows and open bridge conference call for testers to call in to test and troubleshoot.

Skills : HTML 5, CSS3, Javascript.

Description :

    1. Implemented correlation rules and alarms with respect to system baselines to improve threat detection and incident response speed.
    2. Daily supported and reported analysis.
    3. Tracked email stats to identify trends and mitigate spam and phishing attacks.
    4. Maintained web content filtering rules and response templates.
    5. Developed custom rulesets based upon customer need.
    6. Managed operational security of MCI network enterprise.
    7. Familiared with Nessus and ESM.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS


Network Security Specialist Resume

Headline : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Network Security Specialist professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Execeutive Leadership, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked on the change management process to implement firewall security policies as per the business requests.
    2. Reviewed incoming changes, Schedule and implement them during window time.
    3. Configured and troubleshoot perimeter security devices such as Checkpoint NGX R77 Gaia, Provider-1/MDM, Secure Platform, Palo Alto and ASA Firewalls.
    4. Successfully installed Palo Alto PA-3060 firewalls to protect Data Center.
    5. Configured, Troubleshoot and Maintened of Palo Alto Firewall - PA200, PA2000 series, PA3000 series, PA4000 series and PA5000 series.
    6. Utilized Tufin and Splunk for analyzing and/or reporting tool to remediate idle firewall polices that were leaving the network open to unnecessary vulnerabilities.
    7. Implemented security policies using ACL's in ASA's & Routers Configuring and troubleshooting IPSEC site to site VPNs using cisco ASA 5540 firewalls.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Network Security Specialist Resume

Headline : Always adapting, planning, developing, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all network hardware, software, and the training personnel to ensure best practices. Providing expert technical assistance using strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills with coworkers and increased customer service satisfaction by going the extra mile to ensure resolution of all problems.

Skills : Linux,RHCE,Unix Administration, Satellite, Deployment.

Description :

    1. Supported customers worldwide on Stonesoft's High Availability and Load Balancing (clustering) solutions for Checkpoint FW-1, Raptor and Gauntlet.
    2. Included multiple site VPN configurations, including RSA ACEserver, using different firewall technologies.
    3. Supported customers on Solaris, HP-UX, Linux, AIX, Win NT and Win2k.
    4. Used all tools available for the OS (nslookup, netstat, routing tables, snoop/tcpdump, etc.) Installed and configured software on all supported platforms.
    5. Supported customers on Stonesoft's Webcluster, DNScluster, and Server cluster.
    6. Traveled to customer site for onsite installation, troubleshooting and/or demonstrations of software.
    7. Obtained Certification as a Stonebeat HA and Stonesoft Fullcluster Engineer.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Network Security Specialist Resume

Summary : Experienced and effective Specialist with background in IT Network Security troubleshooting, support, design, testing, and implementation. Vast technical resource and superior problem solving skillset as well as a professional, yet personal touch on service and support. Incredibly fast learner coupled with a fundamental understanding of various infrastructures, technologies, security guidelines, and hands-on knowledge of a wide range of technologies.

Skills : TCP/IP, Networking.

Description :

    1. Provided support and preemptive measures to protect against unauthorized access into MCI's network.
    2. Provided support to eradicate malware outbreaks to include viruses, worms and Trojans.
    3. Experienced with configuring Virtual Server and Configuring Load balancing methods in F5 LTM New firewall design, installation, routing configuration & implementation.
    4. Managed and supported Remote Access VPN setup for users and field locations with Nortel VPN Captivity Switch and RSA Secure IDS two-factor authentication Configured RIP, OSPF and static routing on Juniper routers.
    5. Configured, maintained and troubleshoot IPS and IPS-1 in Checkpoint Maintain the periodical software update on security devices depends upon the bugs fixed with the new software releases Implementation, configuration and support of Checkpoint and ASA firewalls for multiple clients Firewall Policy administration and work with user requests submitted by users Maintain the security standards across the security devices as per the security policies.
    6. IDS/IPS Signature updated and CSM Management Implemented and troubleshooting the Virtual firewalls (Contexts) solutions in ASA Designed and implemented various Routing protocols such as OSPF, EIGRP, RIP, BGP across networks in multiple locations Implemented and troubleshooting the Virtual firewalls (Contexts) solutions in ASA Worked on Juniper firewall.
    7. Spearheaded a four person team responsible for completing critical projects such as the design and implementation of an upgraded security network in Venezuela's Central Bank, improving efficiency (measured mainly by speed, threat detection and scalability) by more than 85%.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA

Network Security Specialist Resume

Headline : Experienced operator and leader in the cyber security and information technology management fields, served in roles ranging from desktop support and network administration to network security. Currently serving as both a Cyber Security Analyst/Incident Responder and as a Cyber Security Operations Center Manager over the multi-billion dollar global network defense systems at the Computer Network Defense Service Provider (CNDSP) for the Air Force.

Skills : Nginx, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed expert teams totaling 188 employees working as Network Intrusion and Incident Response Analysts, HBSS Analysts, Vulnerability Assessors, Signature Managers, Technical Writers, Active Hunt Operators, Sensor Technicians, and Digital Forensics Specialists.
    2. Executed Defensive Cyber Operations on $535M Air Force Cyber Defense Weapon System providing support to 9 Combatant Commands.
    3. Defended 10 Major Commands for a total of 385 sites and a total of 800K+ systems against cyber threats, vulnerabilities, and advanced adversaries.
    4. Conducted near real-time network security monitoring and intrusion detection analysis using IDS/IPS tools and ArcSight security event and incident management (SIEM).
    5. Determined necessity for deeper analysis and conduct initial assessment of type and extent of intruder activities.
    6. Provided computer security-related assistance to field unit in countering vulnerabilities, minimizing risk, and improving posture of computer networks.
    7. Recorded suspicious events meeting threshold matrix into operation databases and escalates events to incidents upon determining event classification.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Network Security Specialist Resume

Objective : Hardworking, organized, Network Security Specialist professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Information Security.

Description :

    1. Worked in the network analysis center at NIOC Hawaii Digital Forensics Analysis on a daily basis using platforms to scan communications and then analyze data.
    2. Team worked on developing and evolving techniques.
    3. Researched and Developed and software updated to keep up with ever evolving security threats.
    4. Cyber Planned Managed 10 military personnel during day to day network security operations.
    5. Accomplished and experienced leader Influencing, leading, and delegating abilities Critical thinking, decision making and problem solving skills.
    6. Collaborated with peers on implementation of a Video and VoIP network in oil company PDV (Citgo).
    7. Provided daily counsel to Senior Management and VPs of leading companies such as Toyota, Citgo, HBO, and the main Venezuelan Banks, offering strategic recommendations on high-priority projects and services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate In Information Technology

Network Security Specialist Resume

Summary : High-caliber results-oriented, entrepreneurial thinker, a visionary executive leader with progressive global leadership experience in delivering cutting-edge technology solutions, enterprise programs, strategic initiatives in diverse business environments and organizational structures.

Skills : ArcSight, Blue Coat Proxy, Symantec DLP, McAffe Email Gateway, Python, Linux, Networking, F5 ASM WAF, HP Tipping Point IPS, SourceFire IPS, Snort, Bro.

Description :

    1. Provided thought leadership, use case creation in a Top Tier commercial SIEM solution and comprehensive defense development covering a wide array of other security appliance applications and platforms.
    2. Experienced with listed above but not tied to any specific job), as that would expose TSYS inside information to possible adversaries, but in general terms, I can describe my experience and expertise thusly: Serve as escalation point for junior analysts in all manner of security concerns and situations.
    3. Provided feedback to junior analysts on the cases they create for events observed with the security appliances.
    4. Guidanced given to include the level and quality of information, the depth and comprehensiveness of analysis, etc.
    5. Developed complex use cases on a Top Tier SIEM solution with an eye toward efficient operation, responsiveness, and clear function.
    6. Configured and monitored various other security appliances, including email gateways, DLP solutions, Endpoint Protection platforms, application whitelisting setups, Top Tier IPS solutions, firewalls, and more Develop procedures and supporting documentation for the finding of malicious behavior on the network and mitigation of the same.
    7. Performed custom scripting work to automate many functions in the TMC such as research of threat indicators and the ability to log and deploy blocks across the defense infrastructure, to include most appliances, from a single interface.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS In Information Technology

Network Security Specialist Resume

Summary : Experienced and effective Specialist with an experienced background in Information Network Security troubleshooting, support, design, testing, and implementation. Brings an excellent technical resource and unmatched problem-solving skill-set as well as a professional, yet personal touch on service and support to the table.

Skills : Leadership, Supervising Skills.

Description :

    1. Installed and maintained network and desktop computing infrastructure for 20 Border Patrol sites and 3 Ports of Entry in Del Rio Border Patrol Sector.
    2. Assisted in conversion to Active Directory and Exchange.
    3. Created and installed O/S images and remotely manage workstations and Windows file servers.
    4. Administered Active Directory user accounts(1800 + users).
    5. Troubleshoot network circuit problems.
    6. Installed switches (Cisco 29xx, 37xx, and 45xx) and routers (Cisco 26xx, 37xx), patch panels, and network drops.
    7. Maintained mission critical computing equipment on a 24x7x365 basis.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS

Network Security Specialist Resume

Objective : Network Security Specialist with 4 years of experience in Assisting with designing and implementing all security-related functions for OSBI computer and network systems, and also Keeping current in basic technical knowledge of network hardware, protocols, and standards.

Skills : Networking, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Monitored mischievous computer activity and focused on closing down criminal behaviors via the Internet.
    2. Responsible for protecting company computers' network and files from viruses, hackers, and complete system failures while ensuring network security and safety.
    3. Familiar with spy ware, phishing and other network threats.
    4. Contacted customer to notify compromise of their network and collaborated to troubleshoot.
    5. Submitted up-to-date activity and production logs.
    6. Pursued continuing education and training programs to continue professional development.
    7. Followed up with potential clients regarding online information requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S In Criminal Justice