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Network and Security Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Malta
  • €30000 - €35000
  • Distribution, Information & Technology, IT Technical, Security
  • Apply By: May 23, 2025

JOB ID: 49709

Required Skills
Bachelor Degree Cyber Security Design Documentation Firewalling GDPR IT Infrastructure Monitoring Networking Problem Solving Server Infrastructure Teamwork Training VPN
Job Description

Job Description


Company Introduction

Our client is a leading company of domestic appliances.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Design, implement, and maintain network infrastructure, including switches, routers, firewalls, and load balancers;
  • Monitor and optimize network performance to ensure high availability and reliability;
  • Conduct network capacity planning and scalability assessments;
  • Deploy and manage security technologies such as firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and VPNs to protect the organization’s assets;
  • Stay updated on emerging cybersecurity threats and adapt security measures accordingly;
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments and penetration testing;
  • Develop and implement incident response plans to address security breaches or vulnerabilities;
  • Investigate and mitigate security incidents, including conducting forensic analysis when necessary;
  • Collaborate with internal teams to identify and resolve security issues;
  • Create and enforce security policies and procedures, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations;
  • Educate employees on security best practices and conduct security awareness training;
  • Evaluate, select, and manage third-party vendors and solutions related to networking and security;
  • Collaborate with vendors to resolve issues and stay informed about product updates;
  • Maintain accurate records of network configurations, security policies, and incident reports;
  • Create comprehensive network and security documentation for reference and training.


  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field;
  • Professional certifications, such as Fortinet, Palo Alto, HPE, Cisco, or equivalent, are preferred;
  • Proven experience in network engineering and security, including the design and management of complex network environments;
  • Strong knowledge of network protocols, routing, switching, and security best practices;
  • Familiarity with firewall management, intrusion detection/prevention, and VPN technologies;
  • Proficiency in network and security monitoring tools;
  • Strong understanding of compliance and regulatory requirements (e.g., GDPR, HIPAA, etc.).

Personal Skills

  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills are essential;
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a collaborative team.