Network and Security Services Analyst

Department:  Information Technology
Date:  Dec 30, 2022

FMC Corporation is a global agricultural sciences company dedicated to helping growers produce food, feed, fiber and fuel for an expanding world population. FMC’s innovative crop protection solutions enable growers, crop advisers and turf and pest management professionals to address their toughest challenges economically while protecting the environment. With approximately 6,400 employees at more than 100 sites worldwide, FMC is committed to discovering new herbicide, insecticide and fungicide active ingredients, product formulations and pioneering technologies that are consistently better for the planet.

 

Position Overview

 

The incumbent will be responsible for the daily maintenance and monitoring of the corporate network and security hardware and software systems.  Diagnose and troubleshoot network connectivity problems and escalate and follow through to ensure issues are resolved is key to this position.

 

The incumbent will assist in the evaluation, testing, and selection of manual and/or automated security control solutions that promote the safeguarding of company assets.  This individual will provide all levels of technical support for network and security related issues.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement and administrate Network and Security solutions across a global enterprise
  • Ensure a stable and secure network environment.
  • Continually maintain appropriate levels of network security.
  • Contribute to the management, implementation and maintenance of network and security infrastructure systems. Including but not limited to: Routers and switches; Firewall Administration and Operations; Remote Access Solutions; SD-WAN; 802.1x and wireless technologies; VOIP
  • Investigate network and security anomalies as needed
  • Identifies opportunities for improvements and sponsors projects to management.
  • Provide technical support and 2nd level services in the areas of network and telephony infrastructure to IT staff both local and globally.
  • Install, configure, and maintain network devices such as firewalls, load balancers, routers, Layer 2/3 switches, wireless controllers, and access points.
  • Conceptual knowledge of emerging network, telephony and server optimization and management technologies.
  • Integrate, implement and document new technologies while supporting and maintaining the existing core infrastructure.
  • Develops and manages significant project tasks according to corporate IT standard methodology.

 

Required Experience & Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in enterprise networks, security, and operating systems.
  • Strong knowledge and experience with HPE Networking, BIG IP F5, Fortinet, Zscaler, Microsoft, Cisco, Riverbed, VeloCloud and UCaaS technologies focused on large scale enterprise deployments.
  • Strong background in networking.  Must have working experience with some, or all of the following protocols: BGP, OSPF, 802.1Q, STP, Ethernet, IP, TCP, UDP, and SNMP.
  • Strong knowledge of L2 and L3 LAN/WAN routing and switching technologies; infrastructure services including wireless networking and firewall administration.
  • Functional knowledge in SD-WAN and Cloud networking technologies and management.
  • Knowledge of WAN and LAN concepts, network security, network optimization, performance monitoring, public and private cloud environments, system resiliency, server backup and recovery, workstation connectivity, and Internet connectivity.
  • Work effectively within a cross functional team environment to deliver project tasks and assignments on time and on budget.
  • Strong written and oral communication abilities.
  • Demonstrated ability to make independent judgments with review from management.
  • Experience with Polycom Video Conferencing, VMware and Crestron a plus.
  • Experience with solutions for monitoring network and telephony performance, reliability, and stability.

 

Education

  • BS Computer Science or related discipline
  • Professional Network and/or Security technology certifications preferred.

 


Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia