Network Security Engineer

Katalyst is actively recruiting a senior level engineer with a focus on enterprise network infrastructure and network security to join our award-winning team. This is a full time position in a growing and dynamic environment with positions available which will challenge and empower any individual willing to put in the work.  You truly will get out all that you put in!  Some regional/day travel required but the flexibility of telecommuting is also available with this position. *CCIE certification is preferred* 


What you should bring to the table: 

-An outstanding work ethic: you will work hard

-The aptitude and desire to learn: the technology solutions we provide are complex, be prepared to take the initiative to learn and we will invest back in you

-Fire in your belly: we pride ourselves in being competitors and are looking for people with the right “DNA” and a determination to win. 


Job Description: 

-Borderless Network Infrastructure – LAN/WAN design, integration, optimization, and 

implementation; WAN backbone planning, advanced internal/external routing policy and peering, core and access-layer switching, IP addressing architecture and design, sub-netting, application networking services (WAAS).

-Enterprise Network Security – Design and implementation of internet firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, VPNs, web security, email security, mobile device management, network admission and identify services.

-Wireless Communications – Wireless site surveys, design and implementation of secure WLAN environments within enterprise networks, wireless authentication, migration planning, and wireless device management

-Data Center Infrastructure: Implementation of servers, storage, and virtualization


Qualifications include but are not limited to: 

-Minimum 5-7 years’ work experience – IT networks and advanced network security; carrier services related to the IT network field

-CCNP or CCIE in Route/Switch or Security (Preferred)

-Cisco Core Switching experience Nexus/Catalyst required (WAAS a plus)

-Cisco Security experience strongly preferred

-Prior integrator experience strongly preferred

-Cisco Data Center experience would be a plus (UCS, Fiber Channel, ACI)

-Open to 50-75% weekly regional travel in the Carolinas

-Open to occasional travel throughout the US

-Open at a few international trips per year


*Note: Ideal candidates are located in or around any of the following areas (or willing to relocate): Charlotte – NC, Columbia – SC, Greenville/Spartanburg – SC, Hickory – NC.

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