Oct 11, 2022
Czech Republic

Job Description

Security Perimeter Associate Director, Novartis, Prague, Czech Republic

2.500! That’s the number of IT professionals working across all of Novartis sites all over the world and you can be a part of it! In this role, you will get exposure on a very dynamic network environment which have lot of key vendors and gets an opportunity to handle such a wide secure network globally. This position will help to build our Network Infrastructure more secure, reliable and scalable.

Your key responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Oversee the operational stability, deployment and lifecycle of the solutions falling under Network perimeter Service portfolio.
• Lead all aspects of the acquisition of technologies and vendor selection related to Network perimeter security
• Improve security, compliance of the services under scope in partnerships with the ISRM functional leaders. Support and ensure compliance to defined IT Governance controls, standards and practices.
• Design roadmap, availability and functional management of WAN transport technologies (MPLS, DWAN, SDWAN, VPLS, DMVPN, DIA, etc.) and of WAN Optimization technologies (Riverbed). Ensure centralized policy administration, capacity management, reporting and visibility across WAN and WOS platforms.
• Design roadmap, availability and functional management of Network Security Technologies (VPN, Proxy, Extranet, Perimeter Firewall, etc.), Network Admission Control platforms (ISE and ForeScout) and of IPT (Cisco and Avaya) & Contact Centre services (Genesys). Ensure centralized policy administration, capacity management, reporting and visibility across multiple Network Security platforms

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
• 8+ years of working experience in a relevant role in Information Technology
• Shown knowledge of Perimeter SASE (Secure Access Secure Edge – Netskope) / DMZ /Proxy / Cloud Proxy with all components (AV, CAS, CASB, Zero Trust) /Firewall /Splunk /ServiceNow
• Stakeholder and vendor management experience
• Infrastructure service management background and project execution experience
• Excellent knowledge of English language (written and spoken).

You’ll receive:
Monthly pension contribution matching your individual contribution up to 3% of your gross monthly base salary; Risk Life Insurance (full cost covered by Novartis); 5-week holiday per year; (1 week above the Labour Law requirement) ; 4 paid sick days within one calendar year in case of absence due to sickness without a medical sickness report; Cafeteria employee benefit program – choice of benefits from Edenred CZ in the amount of 12,500 CZK per year; Meal vouchers in amount of 90 CZK for each working day (full tax covered by company); Public Transportation allowance; MultiSport Card. Find out more about Novartis Business Services: https://www.novartis.cz/

Why consider Novartis?
769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

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Czech Republic
Full Time
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Security Perimeter Associate Director

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