Network Security Engineer

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Date: Jun 28, 2024

Location: Alajuela, CR

Company: Teradyne

We are the global test and automation specialists, powering next-generation technologies through sophisticated solutions. Behind every electronic device you use, Teradyne's test technology ensures your device works right the first time, every time! Our portfolio of automation solutions help manufacturers to develop and deliver products quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. Together, Teradyne companies deliver manufacturing automation across industries and applications around the world!


We cultivate a culture of inclusion for all employees that respects their individual strengths, views, and experiences. We believe that our differences enable us to be a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation and delivers better business results.


Opportunity Overview

Are you passionate about network security? Do you thrive in environments that encourage continuous learning and growth? Are you eager to tackle challenges alongside a dynamic global team of like-minded professionals? If so, we want you to be part of Teradyne's journey!


As a Network Security Engineer at Teradyne, you'll play a pivotal role in shaping and safeguarding our environment against cyber threats. You'll work jointly with peers across IT and the wider organization and with leadership to drive positive change and ensure our network remains secure.


All about you

We seek individuals who share our passion and determination. Our commitment to customer success drives us to go the extra mile. If you’re ready to join us in this mission, take a closer look at the minimum criteria for the position.

  • Assist, implement, and manage network security solutions, focusing primarily on the Palo Alto stack.
  • Configure and maintain firewall policies, VPNs, and intrusion prevention systems to fortify our network defenses.
  • Proactively monitor security alerts and incidents, swiftly answering to mitigate potential threats detected by our SIEM.
  • Investigate and analyze security incidents and assist cases, providing comprehensive reports and recommendations for remediation.
  • Develop and enforce security policies and procedures to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Work jointly with cross-functional teams to integrate security best practices into our network architecture.
  • Conduct regular risk assessments to identify vulnerabilities and recommend appropriate mitigation measures.
  • Stay updated on emerging threats and vulnerabilities, keeping our security measures current.
  • Work jointly with IT teams, system administrators, and stakeholders to implement security measures seamlessly.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to internal teams, fostering a security-conscious culture.
  • Participate in compensated on-call duty, typically averaging two weekends per quarter.


Qualifications, Skills and Education Required

  • Minimum 3 years of IT experience, with at least one year focused on Network Security.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Network Security Engineer, with expertise in Palo Alto technologies.
  • Strong comprehension of networking protocols, security architecture, and best practices.
  • Experience with additional security tools and technologies (e.g., IDS/IPS, SIEM, endpoint security, VPN devices) is advantageous.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with keen attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and cooperation abilities.
  • Certifications such as Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE) are highly desirable.


What You'll Receive:

At Teradyne, our Cyber Security team fosters a supportive and collaborative environment where your growth is paramount. You'll have access to seasoned engineers who will mentor you along your journey. We offer cross-training opportunities to expand your skills within the cybersecurity domain continually. We will assist you in attaining certifications such as CISSP and others relevant to your career path.


Join us and become an integral part of our mission to safeguard Teradyne's network and protect against evolving cyber threats. Apply today and embark on an exciting career journey with us!

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