Network Security Manager (Remote)

WEX Inc | ME, United States

Posted Date 9/06/2023

WEX, Inc. is looking for a Network Security Engineering Manager with experience managing Information Technology projects, resources, budgets, and timelines. Through collaboration with cross-functional IT teams, this role will be responsible for providing comprehensive reporting, risk monitoring, resource planning and assignments, designing/implementing/maintaining security tools in a globally distributed enterprise environment.

Job Description

Who Are We?

We’re the Global Information Security Team at WEX, responsible for implementing and operating security technologies and processes throughout our organization. We partner closely with internal and external customers to assure WEX operates in a secure and compliant manner. Our team holds itself to a high-standard and we collaborate closely with one another to ensure strong, reliable, and effective relationships. We own our results and we take pride of ownership in everything we do.

We need help!

Changing the world isn’t easy, and we have a lot of work ahead of us. From securing applications, data centers and cloud resources, we’ve got more work than we can handle and we’re looking for great people to come along for the ride. We are looking for a Network Security Engineering Manager that is responsible for ensuring the secure function of network security and familiarity with multiple general security practices and toolsets.

Who are you?

Culturally, you’re:

  • A highly motivated Network Security Engineering Manager who loves working on small, high-performing teams that interface with the entire enterprise.
  • A collaborative, solid communicator who works well with your team and stakeholders to drive projects from inception to completion.
  • Someone who cares deeply for team results but is able to work independently to deliver high-quality solutions for projects and operational tasks.
  • Comfortable balancing the need to move fast with the realities of working in a highly regulated organization.
  • Someone who thrives in situations where details and accuracy are vital.
  • A skilled worker who has the motivation, expertise, and work ethic to operate independently across global time zones, and who is able to complete tasks and deliverables with minimal oversight.
  • Able to work closely with Enterprise IT teams on securing WEX's infrastructure and applications.
  • Able to mentor other engineers both technically and professionally.

Technically, you:

  • Are a Subject Matter Expert in Network Security.
  • Are able to engineer, implement, and monitor security measures to protect the enterprise.
  • Can configure and troubleshoot network infrastructure perimeter security devices.
  • Regularly review configurations and develop improvement plans.
  • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security findings, vulnerabilities, and risks
  • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and recommendations for security enhancement.
  • Have a diverse background in IT, Security, and supporting processes.
  • Deep experience working with compliance and regulatory frameworks such as PCI-DSS, HIPAA/HITRUST, SOX, GDPR, NIST, etc.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of networking concepts, applications, and technologies.
  • Ability to perform advanced troubleshooting on network traffic, network security infrastructure, and security incidents
  • Experience with enterprise firewalls, Cloud WAFs, and/or similar network security devices

At a minimum, you

  • Have 2+ years of experience managing a geographically distributed network security engineering team.
  • Experience leading, mentoring, and developing engineering team members.
  • Have demonstrable experience managing enterprise-scale projects.
  • Have 10+ years of experience working in enterprise network security engineering.
  • Have 8+ years of broad experience with Security technologies in an enterprise environment
  • Have a strong, practical understanding of modern cloud IT infrastructure, networking, and security engineering concepts.
  • Are able to troubleshoot network and security issues within a complex environment.
  • Have 8+ years of experience in engineering solutions which meet security, compliance, and business needs
  • Can commit and deliver on very specific project/delivery timelines with minimal supervision
  • Are able work on-call, which may include some night and weekend shifts.
  • Have excellent customer support skills, both written and verbal.
  • Have 8+ years of experience in supporting enterprise firewalls, proxy solutions, and other perimeter security devices.
  • Have 8+ years of experience with securing applications and enabling secure communication through HTTPS, DNSSec, and other applicable technologies.
  • Familiar with ITIL concepts, and are able to apply them to Incidents, Problems, and Changes.
  • Are an expert in Security Policy management on network security devices.

It would be nice if you

  • Have cloud experience with AWS and Azure
  • Experience working with Imperva Cloud WAF
  • Experience working with Splunk
  • Experience working with Palo Alto firewalls
  • Experience working with Cisco ASA devices
  • Hold advanced certifications relevant to network devices and Information Security (e.g. CCIE, CISSP, PCSE, etc).

Job Type
Regular | Remote Work (from Maine)
Information Technology | Management

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