(Senior Network Security Engineer/ Architect)

Miami, FL

Hybrid  -  IT - Development / Other Technologies  -  Direct Placement  -  Job ID: 24-01706

Title: (Senior Network Security Engineer/ Architect)
Location: (Miami FL)
Duration: (Perm)
Compensation: ($110,000-$125,000)
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the U.S.

Job Description

As a Senior Network Security Architect, you will produce network technical roadmaps that advance the technical baseline and address both the technical and the business factors. You will lead engineering assessments and selection of investments for a range of network technology across Cloud /LAN/WAN/wireless/Security and evolving capabilities and strategies for network technology deployment into the enterprise.

You will collaborate with business and IT (Information Technology) to understand requirements, and ensure that the opportunities are properly interpreted, well understood and clearly documented. You will architect, design, and implement network solutions to meet business requirements.

You will determine when resource, technology and/or application constraints warrant change to the solution design and modify the conceptual design accordingly. You will review conceptual designs to ensure scalability, applicability, quality, and comprehensiveness.

Finally, you will lead to the innovation of our network services while maintaining knowledge of current and emerging technologies/products related to architecture solution.

Essential Functions:

Design and Engineering

  • You will be responsible for all the following, but not limited to: AWS (Amazon Web Services) Global infrastructure, VPC, S3, EC2, Route 53, Transit Gateway, Direct Connect, cloud networking, network security.

  • You will be responsible for EXPRESSROUTE, Virtual Network Gateway, Site to Site VPN and Point to Site VPN connectivity from On-Prem to Azure, VNet-Peering, Private Link, vWAN, Express Route, Firewall, Load Balancer.

  • You will utilize automation platforms and CI/CD pipelines using Azure DevOps and GitHub.

  • Deliver Network Design Document based on the requirements and best practices.

  • You provide direction and recommendations regarding network configurations and installations, coordinate network changes, and communicate with impacted stakeholders.

  • This team operates in a complex and fast-paced environment where patience, attention to detail, teamwork, and a good attitude are necessities. As a senior member of this team, you will assist other team members through project work.


  • Act as the highest level of engineering escalation for issues encountered

  • Provide system support and troubleshooting expertise as needed for designed solutions

  • Provides technical and tactical support to team subordinates when directed or necessary to deliver


  • Understand advances and changes in the technology industry and work directly with equipment manufactures to assess new technologies

Other Duties as assigned


  • Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree

  • Discipline/Major: A bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, other advanced science, or engineering field.

  • Required Certifications: CCNA/CCNP/CCIE or Equivalent

  • Required Years & Area of Professional Experience: 5+ years' experience in architecture and design of complex network within in large enterprise environment

  • Other Requirements: In addition to other duties/functions, this position requires full commitment and support for promoting ethical and compliant culture. More specifically, this position requires integrity, honesty, and respectful treatment of others, as well as a willingness to speak up when they see misconduct or have concerns

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Required Technical

  • Experience of building large-scale cloud network infrastructure end-to-end on industry-leading public-cloud platforms such as AWS/Azure/GCP.

  • MS (Master of Science) Azure Vnet, Vnet-Peering, Private Link, vWAN, Express Route, Firewall, Load Balancer

  • Experience in deploying the network infrastructure and security appliance in public cloud using Terraform Devops tool.

  • AWS Global infrastructure, VPC, S3, EC2, Route 53, Transit Gateway, Direct Connect, Network security Group, Transit gateway peering.

  • Proficiency in Network Routing over Cloud, Data Center, and Enterprise.

  • Dynamic Routing Protocols like BGP, OSPF, EIGRP

  • Strong knowledge in various network security technologies such as Firewall, IPS, AV, Micro-segmentation, Zero-Day attack, Cloud security group management, MFA (Multi Factor Authentication).

  • Exceptional communication skills, including the ability to write network and security documentation, policies, and guidelines that meet industry standards

  • Hypervisor such as KVM or VMWare working knowledge


Tactical: Decisions focus on intermediate-term issues. The purpose of decisions made at this level is to help move CCL (Carnival Cruise Lines) closer to reaching strategic goals. Outcomes are predictable. After a decision is made by Top Executive Leadership, the next phase is to take the needed steps to implement it. Examples are: The amount of money required to implement, which advertising agency to promote a new service or to provide an incentive plan to employees to encourage increased revenue

Physical Demands: Must be able to remain stationary at a desk and/or computer for extended periods.

Travel: 25-50% with shipboard travel likely

Work Conditions: Work primarily in a climate-controlled environment with minimal safety/health hazard potential.


At Carnival, your total rewards package is much more than your base salary. All non-sales roles participate in an annual cash bonus program, while sales roles have an incentive plan. Director and above roles may also be eligible to participate in Carnival's discretionary equity incentive plan. Plus, Carnival provides comprehensive and innovative benefits to meet your needs, including:

  • Health Benefits:

  • Cost-effective medical, dental and vision plans

  • Employee Assistance Program and other mental health resources

  • Additional programs include company paid term life insurance and disability coverage

  • Financial Benefits:

  • 401(k) plan that includes a company match

  • Employee Stock Purchase plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Holidays – All full-time and part-time with benefits employees receive days off for 7 company-wide holidays, plus an additional floating holiday to be taken at the employee's discretion.

  • Vacation Time – All full-time employees at the manager and below level start with 14 days (about 2 weeks)/year; director and above level start with 19 days (about 2 and a half weeks)/year. Part-time employees receive time off based on the number of hours they work, with a minimum of 84 hours (about 3 and a half days)/year. All employees gain additional vacation time with further tenure.

  • Sick Time – All full-time employees receive 80 hours (about 3 and a half days) of sick time each year. Part-time employees with benefits receive time off based on the number of hours they work, with a minimum of 60 hours (about 2 and a half days) each year.

  • Other Benefits

  • Complementary stand-by cruises, employee discounts on confirmed cruises, plus special rates for family and friends

  • Personal and professional learning and development resources including tuition reimbursement

  • On-site preschool program and wellness center at our Miami