Security Specialist

Posted 28 November 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Contact NameFintan Ferguson

Job description

Security Specialist

Start: ASAP

Length: 12 Months + Extensions

Location: Belgium, Brussels & 2/3 days remote and on-site

Day Rate: Negotiable depending on experience

Essential languages: English, French and Dutch is a must

Experience with F5 is required for this assignment

Required technical knowledge:

  • F5
  • Intune
  • Linux
  • Palo alto
  • VPN
  • Wi-Fi

What will your tasks be?

  • Management of the ICT infrastructure: F5, Firewalls & Advanced Web Application Firewall
  • Develop, document, and monitor the application of security policies
  • Constantly monitor and evaluate the state of the IT systems in terms of security and protection against malicious actions.
  • Effective action in crisis situations (organised attacks, network intrusions, virus detection, etc.)
  • Advising on technical solutions for securing connections with external partners via the intranet and the Internet.
  • Performing technical risk analyses for management purposes related to the various IT systems.
  • Implementing solutions to address potential vulnerabilities.
  • Participate in a "reachable and on-call" service outside normal business hours.

Your challenges:

  • Making the digital transformation of the police a reality by applying different tools and technologies in a secure way to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.
  • Ensure the cybersecurity of our applications and environments by ensuring their optimal security.
  • Participate in the digitization, modernization, and implementation of modern, mobile, secure, and efficient systems.

Your talents:

  • A degree or diploma in computer science or equivalent through experience.
  • French or Dutch speaking and willing to work in a multilingual environment (French, Dutch, English). Knowledge of technical English is essential.
  • Have at least 5 years of relevant experience in this position, in the field of IT security and in an environment of at least 50 sites and/or 5000 users.
  • Stress resistance.
  • Customer-oriented approach.
  • Demonstrate autonomy and initiative.
  • Ability to work alone and in a team
  • Provide adequate and relevant documentation.
  • Have a creative, constructive, customer- and solution-oriented approach.

Nice to have Technical Knowledge:

  • Palo Alto
  • Fortinet
  • Times
  • F5 BIG IP
  • APM + LTM
  • AWAF
  • « Stateful packet inspection » routers & firewall
  • Forcepoint
  • Checkpoint
  • Splunk
  • Microsof Office 365
  • Microsof inTune
  • Microsof Advanced Threat Prevention
  • Windows Defender
  • Kaspersky
  • Squid & Proxy web
  • VPN
  • "Intrusion Detection" & "Intrusion Prevention" (IDS/IPS)
  • Radius
  • RSA
  • OF
  • 3DES
  • AES
  • Rijndael
  • Protocols:
  • TCP/IP
  • http/https
  • SSL
  • SNMP
  • Citrix
  • Wi-Fi
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012R2, 2016, 2019
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux
  • Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes et OpenShift