Senior Network Security Engineer

IT - Engineering Taguig, Philippines


TaskUs is the fastest growing tech-enabled business services company in the world. We exist to provide ridiculously innovative customer support, AI operations, and content security to the world’s most disruptive companies 


We believe our Frontline employees come first, always. At TaskUs, leaders eat last––in other words, we expect you to put your line of direct reports before yourself. We think in terms of #FrontlineFirst because we know good ideas can come from anyone at anytime. That’s probably why we’re ranked 40th on Glassdoor’s 2019 “100 Best Places to Work” list.  


A special place requires special people. Qualified candidates have a sense of humility, an adventurous spirit, and a relentless work ethic. If you are looking for more than the standard 9 to 5, you’ve found it.


We exist to make the world’s best companies better. We aim to have fun while doing it.

So what does a Senior Network Security Engineer really do? Think of yourself as someone who will be responsible for  implementation and operational support of the global enterprise networking, focused on Cisco and Palo Alto networks and related products, so not just anyone is qualified for this role! We make sure we get the best of the best, after all, we are a ridiculously good company so we make sure our employees are top notch. So come on, now we need your full concentration because it’s time to imagine what it’s like being a  Senior Network Security Engineer.


Imagine yourself going to work with one thing on your mind: you will support and maintain current  infrastructure. As you tackle your new tasks for the day, you know that it will lead to one thing your department believes in: that you will create and maintain procedural and operational documentation. 


As a Senior Network Security Engineer, you will execute complex  upgrades following internal change control. You will identify opportunities for automation, cost savings and service quality improvements. You will collaborate with global operations teams enhance current processes and procedures. You will  maintain awareness of technology trends and help identify gaps in deployment strategy. You will collaborate with peers to develop documentation for standard practices. You will proactively research new technologies. You will act as champion for Network Infrastructure throughout the organization and educate operational teams on best practices. You will protect the company from internal data theft, financial loss due to a breach or an external attack on its information systems. You will collaborate with management to form and execute technology strategies, and provide technical expertise and recommendations for Information Security projects and initiatives. You will maintain an organization-wide view of current and future IT security architectures in support of company goals and objectives.


So, do you have what it takes to become a Senior Network Security Engineer?



What is it we’re looking for? Well, since this is a Senior Network Security Engineer role, we need someone who has a Bachelor’s degree in MIS/Computer Science and/or relevant experience. A minimum of 5 years of Network Security related work is needed. An industry recognized information security certification, such as CCNA, CCNP, CCSP,  ACE or PCNSE is preferred. Expertise in the security of enterprise network, operational level understanding of layer 7 inspection and filtering along with various routing technologies, and understanding of both windows and linux infrastructures is needed for this role. We also need someone with experience with Layer 7 firewalls, PANOS, or FTD , IDS, IPS, Wireshirk. Someone who has in-depth and hands-on experience with at least 2 of the following compliance requirements: PCI DSS, SOC 2, HIPAA/HITRUST and ISO 27001. Someone with experience with automation tools, such as Ansible or Phantom. Someone with a background in monitoring tools like ThousandEyes and Solarwinds. Someone with a working knowledge to troubleshoot all layers of the OSI model. Someone with an understanding of security  and incident response best practices. Someone who has prior Operational experience with Next Gen Layer 7 inspection firewall. Someone who has strong working knowledge of SSL, and VPN. We need someone who has good Project Management skills, has excellent problem-solving skills with a desire to take on responsibility, and has excellent interpersonal skills and a professional demeanor. Also, you need to travel up to 30% of the time. 

About Us

TaskUs is the fastest growing tech-enabled business services company in the world, delivering the customer support, AI operations and content security services that power the world’s most innovative companies. Listed as one of Glassdoor‘s “100 Best Places to Work”, USA Today’s “Best Company Cultures” and “Best Companies for Women” by Comparably, TaskUs is a Frontline-First company that puts its people at the heart of everything they do.

TaskUs has been recognized as one of the Inc. “500 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America” for the past seven years consecutively.  Founded in 2008 by Bryce Maddock and Jaspar Weir, the company raised over $250mm in 2018 from the world’s largest private equity firm, Blackstone. 

TaskUs currently has over 17,000 employees and offices across the U.S., Philippines, India, Taiwan, and Mexico. 

TaskUs, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

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