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Senior Network Security Engineer

Monroe, CT, US, 06468

Aquarion Water Company is the public water supply company for more than 700,000 people in 58 cities and towns throughout Connecticut, as well as serving customers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It is the largest investor-owned water utility in New England and among the seven largest in the U.S. Based in Bridgeport, CT, it has been in the public water supply business since 1857. Across its operations, Aquarion strives to act as a responsible steward of the environment and to assist the communities it serves in promoting sustainable practices. Aquarion Water Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Eversource.

 

BROAD FUNCTION:

Responsible for enterprise information by determining network and related security requirements; planning, implementing and testing network and security systems; preparing network and related security standards, policies, procedures; and performing associated operational support duties


PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITES & ACTIVITIES:

  • Evaluates current network and related security systems to propose and implement network system enhancements on Network Switches, Routers, Internet Firewall Services, VPN and other Network Management devices 
  • Defines, designs and implements network and related security solutions.  Creates and maintains standard builds/templates
  • Applies advanced network and related security engineering and architecture knowledge on complex and diverse problems where analysis of situations requires in-depth evaluation
  • Designs, installs, supports, and maintains new network and related security hardware and software infrastructure.  May oversee network and/or related security systems projects
  • Provides network and related security solutions and advice to business and management requirements 
  • Allocates network resources, monitors network performance and usage, and ensures most cost effective and efficient use of network system resources 
  • Ensures all IT equipment complies with industry and regulatory standards
  • Troubleshoots, analyzes, and resolves faults in operational networks
  • Ensures routine preventative maintenance and license compliance is performed
  • Develop network and related security documentation, including diagrams and work instructions
  • Track project milestones, deliverables and status
  • Administrate procurement/contracts activities of network and related security assets
  • Perform after hours support duties for network and infrastructure on a rotational basis 

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, IT or related field
  • Minimum 8 years of experience working within network infrastructure
  • Minimum 4 years experience in firewall/security management
  • CCNA, CCNP, Security Certifications Preferred


KNOW-HOW AND SKILLS:

Experience in the following required: 

  • Microsoft servers, Cisco routing, Voice/data communications, Network architecture and Network services such as DNS, DHCP, Systems security, Application Architecture, Network monitoring and alerting, Firewall configuration maintenance, and  Network protocol traffic management
  • Experience with advanced network engineering principles, utility industry standards and developing technologies
  • Experience in creating network design diagrams and documentation.
  • Experience with packet capture and protocol analysis
  • Exceptional analytical, troubleshooting, problems solving skills required. 
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal, and time management skills
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations
  • Strong team player

 


 

 

Aquarion Water Company is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

 

 

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Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut, a subsidiary of Eversource, is the public water supply company for approximately 220,000 customer accounts or more than 700,000 people in 58 cities and towns in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

We are the largest investor-owned water utility in New England and are among the seven largest in the U.S. Across its operations, Aquarion strives to act as a responsible steward of the environment and to assist the communities it serves in promoting sustainable practices.

 


Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury