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Senior Network Security Engineer

Digi-Key Electronics
Home Office (Minnesota), Home Office (Minnesota)
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Digi-Key is one of the fastest growing distributors of electronic components in the world. In addition to offering the broadest selection of in-stock electronic components and providing the best service possible to customers, employees have access to a highly competitive benefits package. The package includes a comprehensive health insurance plan featuring a low co-pay and no deductible plan as well as dental, vision, life, and long-term disability coverage; flexible spending accounts; competitive paid time off; relocation assistance; 401(k) and profit sharing; and education advancement. To learn more, visit our benefits and perks page .

  • Position Overview:

    The Sr. Network Security Engineer is responsible for driving maturity in network and edge-based security policies, technologies, and processes including: WAF (Web Application Firewall), Bot Mitigation, Continuous firewall rule inspection, DDoS protection, Threat mitigation, SASE/SSE architecture, Intrusion Prevention, Software Defined Networking, etc.

    We are a security first shop. Compliance will come as a biproduct of excellent security practices. This role will wear many hats and will have a material impact on security and privacy at Digi-Key.


    Must be able to...

    • Understand the current threat landscape and apply it to the environment using the resources we have or making recommendations to mature the program
    • Strong understanding of the Top 20 controls and how to implement them

    • Contribute to roadmap planning efforts and ad hoc adjustments to identify new efforts to pursue

    • Use influence and be persuasive with new ideas to help the business meet its goals
    • Present results to leaders, architects, and internal customers
    • Work with third parties (professional services, support, etc.)
    • Work with scrum masters, IT managers, product owners, developers, testers, etc. to collaborate on security

    • Create and maintain documentation
    • Develop security standards, requirements, and patterns (e.g., Network Security Zone Standard, Incident Response Playbooks, etc.)

    Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

    Minimum/Essential Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent work experience
    • 4-8 years' experience in network security operations
    • Experience with multiple technologies (Web Application Firewall, Bot Mitigation, Firewalls, IDS/IPS, etc.)

    Preferred Qualifications/Selection Criteria:
    • Working knowledge of PCI-DSS and/or GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)
    • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker), or equivalent

Digi-Key Electronics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled, and other diverse candidates to apply and be considered for open positions.

If you are an applicant with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources at 1-800-338-4105 or .

Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law

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Grow your career with Digi-Key Electronics.   

Digi-Key believes providing our employees with an environment focused on learning and resources to continue to grow in their personal and professional development is critical to the success of our employees and Digi-Key.  Professional development programs available for most employees include opportunities such as skill development in a structured classroom environment, customized e-learning programs, and online work instructions. Personal development resources are also available including reference materials, computer-based training, online training, and other opportunities available through classroom instruction and in our Employee Resource Library. Digi-Key also offers tuition reimbursement, scholarship programs, and Digi-Key University.


What is the current company culture like?


At Digi-Key, you're part of a family. We work hard, but we play hard, too! Employee gatherings are a way for our valued employees to connect in a fun, friendly atmosphere. Digi-Key rewards employees for their daily dedication with individual employee recognition and company-wide events. Our employees enjoy events like:

  • Department Appreciation Lunches
  • Monthly Fruit & Cake Day
  • Vendor Appreciation Day
  • Summer Cookout
  • Christmas Party
  • Customer Service Week
  • Health and Safety Week
  • Engineering Week
  • Employee Fundraising Events
  • And more!

What skills, education, and experiences does your ideal candidate(s) have? Most positions require a High School diplopma or equivalent. We are looking for motivated individuals who enjoy working in a fast paced team oriented enviornment.

How would you describe the company leadership/team management? Digi-Key greatest asset is its employees. Leaders/managers value each employee and strive to enable them reach their full potential.

Where do you see the company/organization in the upcoming years? Digi-Key is a fast growing company and with that there is a lot of opportunites to grow with the company.

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701 Brooks Avenue South
Thief River Falls
United States
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