About FireMon As a thought leader in a space we invented, FireMon is paving the way in the cybersecurity industry across the globe. At FireMon, you'll find a disruptive, cutting-edge environment. It's a place where being proactive is rewarded and each day is more innovative than the last. This drive permeates everything we do - from how we develop our products to how we engage with our customers and how we get things done. One of the biggest benefits of working with a groundbreaking company like FireMon, is the huge impact employees have on the overall product and business. Each person's work directly affects the outcome of the finalized product and success of the business. Additionally, you can voice your ideas and collaborate across departments to learn new aspects of the company. Since we are securely backed by some of the savviest investors in the industry, you get the security of an established organization but at the same time get to experience the agility and autonomy of a smaller company. The Manager of Network Security Development organizes the development effort of a solution. This person will become involved with a project at its inception and is involved in the functional analysis and gathering the initial requirements. The Manager will remain engaged throughout the balance of the project. They should have hands-on experience in multiple industries and across several disciplines. They need to share and communicate ideas verbally and in writing to executive staff, product sponsors, and technical resources.
Partner with Architects, Web and Software Engineers, Product Managers, and Quality Assurance to design and deliver technology solutions for best-in-class applications, websites, and systems integrations.
Provide ongoing management of live systems including answering emails and delegating emergency work to Engineers off-hours and weekends.
Formulate, plan and estimate large-scale projects and work with Architects to determine work breakdown. Manage technology delivery team consisting of all Technology roles.
Provide leadership in developing and implementing short and long-term technology plans and related policies and procedures.
Help teams set expectations, balance solution implementation against development timelines, scale application up with load, and account for unexpected or unknown setbacks.
Interface and coordinate activities with both internal and external technical resources.
Collaborate with Project Managers to provision estimates, develop overall implementation solution plan and serve as lead as required.
Oversee aspects of the project life cycle from initial kickoff through requirements analysis, design, implementation, testing, and deployment phases for projects within the solution area.
Keep abreast of technical projects within the company and discuss those projects by way of technical capabilities to existing and prospective clients.
Mentor and guide more junior technical resources. Successfully manage people to achieve performance goals, resolve conflicts, and mentor and develop others.
Provided technical review to help ensure projects meet cost, benefit, timeliness, and integration goals.
Required Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or another related field
Five or more years of development leadership experience.
Ten or more years of network design and support experience
Experience in a leadership role
Experience with packet trace and analysis techniques and tools
Experience with network security tools such as firewalls, IPS, routers, switches, proxies, etc.
Familiarity with virtualization and cloud technologies & platforms, network best practices, and compliance
Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation, and writing skills
Outstanding problem-solving skills, including the ability to meet a business requirement with a technical solution
A passion for inspiring and leading great technological design while sharing ideas in a team-oriented environment
Ability to anticipate and independently provide solutions for complex problems and issues, recommending upgrades, enhancements, priorities, and strategic technology directions based on independent research, consultation, and analysis
Able to develop, manage and execute short and long-range technology plans and to transition and transform the delivery of information-based services through the use of innovative strategy
Can bring innovative technologies to projects and engage our product managers in concepts and strategies from the initial phases of project discovery to final delivery and handoff.
Possess a positive attitude and work well with others
Preferred Skills & Experience:
Prior experience partnering with third-party development companies
What it Takes to be Part of the FireMon Team FireMon provides persistent network security for hybrid environments through a powerful fusion of real-time asset visibility, continuous compliance and automation. Since creating the first-ever network security policy management solution, FireMon has delivered command and control over complex network security infrastructures for more than 1,700 customers.Our customers have unique and complex security problems that are difficult to solve. This doesn't intimidate us, it inspires us. It pushes us to be more creative and find solutions to ensure their success. If this sounds like a movement you'd be interested in joining, we invite you to apply today. EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans