IT Specialist - Networking and Security




IT Specialist – Networking and Security

Job Description

IT Specialists in this job role will have expertise in one or more networking system technology areas. Examples include: routers, networking controllers, bridges, or networking software related to these technologies. Typical examples of the deliverables are building proof-of concept solutions with networking system technology and architecting networking solutions to address client requirements. IT Specialists in this job role work with products or solutions based on any vendor hardware and/or any vendor operating system software. IT Specialists who apply their technical skills to support the operation and maintenance of vendor products, services, and solutions. Individuals who are part of Support typically have responsibility for sizing, troubleshooting, and critical customer situations. The Networking and Security Specialist will be responsible for:   Developing complex network and security solutions for clients across industries
-Engaging directly with sales teams and clients to assist them in identifying the initiatives to address their network and security requirements.
-Getting involved in client workshops for network and security maturity assessment.
- Work with the network and security  teams with his/her technical knowledge and experiences.
- Focus on providing subject matter expertise for effective design and implementation of customer enterprise network.
- Perform technical assurance for potential projects.
- Perform technical consultation services to customers.
- Provide technical support & consultation in ensuring customer’s satisfaction in the maintenance stage.
- Perform design documentation work during design stage.

We are looking for candidates with bachelor degree in computer science or engineering with Minimum 2years of  experience in network-related field (IP networking, Security, VoIP, etc) and operations and the other requirements indicated below.

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Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Role ( Job Role )

Network Services Specialist

State / Province


Primary job category

Technical Specialist

Contract type

Fixed Term - Short Term

Employment Type


Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?


Travel Required

Up to 75% or 4 days a week (home on weekends - based on project requirements)

IBM Business Group


Preferred Education

Master's Degree

City / Township / Village


EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 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. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

• Well-versed in designing enterprise network with High Availability (HA), Quality-of-Service (QoS), security and network management.
• Well-versed in dynamic routing protocols as well as multilayer switching environment.
• Any CISCO, Juniper or equivalent certification in networking will be considered an advantage.
• Any certification related to Security will be considered and advantage
• Minimum 2years of  experience in network-related field (IP networking, Security, VoIP, etc) and operations.




Preferred Technical and Professional Experience


Secondary Job Category

Services Specialist

Eligibility Requirements

3-4 years of  experience in required professional and technical expertise

Position Type

Early Professional

Early Professional Track

Not Applicable - Professional Hire

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