Senior Security and Network Administrator


A leader in global irrigation and innovating The Intelligent Use of Water, Rain Bird has a dynamic opportunity for you to join our global IS team as a Senior Security and Network Administrator. This position is responsible for designing and maintaining Rain Bird’s data, network and system security. 


Under limited supervision you will:

Design and implement secure networking solutions to satisfy diverse system access needs:

  • Access for external supplier to maintain their equipment or provide support functions
  • machine-to-machine communication
  • employee access to computing resources
  • Cloud access


Manage and maintain Rain Bird’s information technology infrastructure consisting of a highly virtualized Microsoft environment, Cisco, Dell and Extreme routing/switching, layer 2/3 WAN, LAN/VLAN, Ubiquity wireless networks, SonicWall, Symantec Endpoint Protection, AWS, etc.


  • Develop and enforce security/IS processes and standards
  • Conduct analysis, scoping, and recommend solutions for both technical issues and projects
  • Provide technical leadership for support personnel, resolve escalated help desk tickets



Who you are:  


  • Bachelor degree
  • Fluent in English
  • Eight to Ten years of hands-on experience supporting a diverse computing environment
  • Hands on experience with common security tools, including packet capture and inspection, vulnerability assessment, MFA and password management
  • Excellent trouble-shooting skills
  • Hands-on experience with AWS and Unix servers
  • Strong organizational skills and able to prioritize work
  • Desire to learn new technologies at a rapid pace
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Current CompTia Security + certification (or equivalent)

 Desired Qualifications: 

  • An advanced degree in an IT related discipline
  • Experience with Microsoft Exchange 2016
  • Current Microsoft, Amazon Web Services certifications
  • Experience with SonicWall, Symantec Messaging Gateway, Backup Exec, and Anti-Virus
  • Experience with storage area networks (iSCSI)
  • Experience managing security policies and procedures
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish).

Rain Bird is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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