Network Security Engineer - Remote Access (m/f/x)
What's the role?
We are looking for a Network Security Engineer with expertise ideally in Zero Trust Network Access solutions (ZTNA / SDP), Forward Proxies and Client VPN solutions for our Global IT team located in Buchs, Switzerland or Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. With our “Remote First” workplace strategy we have set ourselves an ambitious target to provide our end users secure remote access to our company resources anywhere and anytime without any compromise in user experience. You will help us to make this vision come true and plan, build, and run the cutting-edge technologies required for this. Together with a team of network engineers, you will shape how people will work at HILTI in the future. As part of truly global and multicultural team you will also collaborate with cross-functional teams of IT infrastructure engineers, product owners, and local IT specialists to provide reliable, cutting-edge and efficient network solutions.
Who is Hilti?
We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 127 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.
Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.
What does the role involve?
As a Network Security Engineer Remote Access, you are responsible for planning, building, and running one or more global network services. Your focus will be on the implementation of Zero Trust Network Access Solutions and Forward Proxies in order to support our “Remote First” workplace strategy enabling our employees to work from anywhere at any time without any compromise in user experience. You will help us to secure the access to cloud and on-premise resources by implementing innovative and cutting-edge solutions for a growing remote user base. As a secondary responsibility, you will support the team in the maintenance and enhancement of our current Client VPN solution. Your overall responsibilities include, but are not limited to, roadmap definition, architecture design, implementation and 3rd Level incident/problem management. In close collaboration with other Hilti cross-functional IT teams, vendors and external partners, you will provide innovative and reliable services – enabling our employees to connect to our customers and to offer excellent solutions and services to our customers worldwide.
What do we offer?
We give you the autonomy to identify the right technology solutions for our customers. We also encourage you to grow, not only in this role, but also beyond - you will be able to move around the business, to experience various job functions and even work abroad in different markets.
Our IT department is located in Buchs SG, Switzerland in the beautiful and mountainous Rhine Valley. It is in convenient walking distance to the city center and train station as well as in close proximity to our corporate headquarters in Schaan, Liechtenstein.
As integral part of our performance oriented yet caring culture we want you to work your best. Offers such as flexible working/part time arrangements, comprehensive insurance and pension plans, day care for your children are just some of the ways we do that. Additionally, Hilti e-bikes are readily available for you to use free of charge!
Why should you apply?
Become a valuable member of our highly professional and international team of IT experts and tackle the challenges of a global multinational company using the latest technologies. You will have the freedom to act in the responsible area and will have career prospects in a dynamic environment with excellent opportunities to develop yourself to higher levels and wider range of knowledge. We have a clearly defined career development track for every individual employee and an excellent team who are duly rewarded by performance.
What you need is:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or Engineering. Master or PhD are an added advantage
- Ideally 3-5 years of experience in designing and managing enterprise-wide, security-focusing access network solutions, with specialities in at least two of the following: Forward Proxy (Zscaler or similar), ZTNA / SDP solutions, Client VPN solutions (Cisco)
- A strong security mindset and understanding of network security best practices, standards and processes
- Strong analytical skills with an affinity for IT technologies including in-depth understanding of standard networking and security protocols
- Excitement for new technologies, great learning ability & willingness
- Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into reliable and value-creating technical solutions
- Excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication, and team skills in an international environment
- Fluent in English (verbally and written)
Does this sound like you? We look very much forward to your application. For further questions, please feel to contact the hiring manager Johannes Stein on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/johannes-stein/
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer