Bank of America Network Security Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

The Network Security Engineer is a key individual contributor that has accountability for researching, designing, engineering, implementing, and supporting network security solutions. You will utilize in-depth technical knowledge and business requirements to help design and implement a secure solution to meet customer / client needs while protecting the Bank's assets. Develops and implements security standards, procedures, and guidelines for multiple platforms and diverse environment. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results. It is imperative that you have a solid knowledge of network security domains such as Web Content Inspection, Perimeter Defense, Network monitoring, DDoS, Segmentation, and Network Access.

You will regularly collaborate with experts both in country and in other regions, so excellent communication skills are very important. If you are seeking a demanding role within Global Information Security (GIS) and have the required skills, this will be a great opportunity for you. Typically, applicants should have 5 to 7 years of cybersecurity or engineering experience.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum five of experience in web content inspection

  • Knowledge and experience architecting complex enterprise cybersecurity solutions especially in the proxy, malware inspection, SSL termination, and Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

  • Solid experience with designing, evaluating and deploying network security solutions for outbound, inbound and lateral network traffic.

  • Experience coordinating delivery of project/changes milestones, ensures projects stay on target, escalating and identifying roadblocks.

  • Experience engineering web content inspection solutions using tools such as Symantec (Blue Coat) proxies, MITM decryption solutions such as Radware Alteon and F5, and DLP solution such as Vontu

  • Strong analytical skills/problem solving/conceptual thinking.

  • Effective communication skills

  • Ability to quickly diagnose the problem areas and come up with solutions and/or workarounds

  • Ability to translate business needs into requirements and experience understand analyzing the technical feasibility and design against the requirements.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience deploying security solutions in virtual environments such as VMWare, AWS, Azure

  • Experience integrating network security solutions with IAAS, PAAS and SAAS components such as Zscaler, O365, etc

  • Experience with Firewalls, IDS/IPS, WAF, and DDoS

  • Experience with other third party network security controls such as Bluecoat, Fortigate, Checkpoint, Juniper, F5 ASM, Cisco, FireEye, F5, Radware, Zscaler, etc


Posting Date : 12/05/2018

Location :

Chicago, IL, 135 S LA SALLE ST (IL4135),

Addison, TX, 16001 N Dallas Pkwy (TX8044),

  • United States

Travel : No

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

Assistance for Applicants with Disabilities

Bank of America is committed to ensuring that our online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please visit the Applicants with Disabilities page at .

Diversity & Inclusion

At Bank of America, our commitment to diversity and inclusion is helping us to create not only a great place to work, but also an environment where our employees, our customers and our communities around the world can reach their goals and connect with each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Frequently Asked Questions

Need to know how to apply online, view a list of your submitted job applications or reset your password? Visit our FAQ at section for answers to these questions and more.