Who We Are

Headquartered in Los Angeles with additional offices in West Des Moines, IA, and Hanover, MD, Docupace Technologies is a premier provider of secure and federal and state law compliant electronic processing platforms for financial institutions and the wealth management industry. Docupace pioneered and implemented a web-based straight-through processing platform that helps financial services firms meet SEC/FINRA compliance requirements. As a leading provider of cyber security services, Docupace also helps Broker-Dealers and financial services firms become cyber secure by assessing vulnerabilities, correcting potential gaps, and providing ongoing monitoring.


Docupace offers competitive benefits to our full-time employees including Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, FSA/HSA, Life Insurance, AD&D, STD, LTD, a 401k plan, Unlimited PTO and Telecommuting.


Position Summary:

Docupace Technologies looking to hire a Network and Security Engineer that is primarily responsible for the architecture, design, security, and implementation of our production networking environment and related security tools. Qualified candidate must have significant on the job Cisco and Palo Alto experience along with broad experience in Infrastructure/Networked environments with hardware (routers, switches, firewall, etc.), software, network security practices, designing, planning and implementing LAN-MAN-WANs using the industry standard technologies.

The candidate should drive continuous improvement and growth of the company through strong skills and experience in data network technologies and working within both private and public cloud environments to deliver software as a service.

The candidate must be able to see projects through all stages, including defining, requirements, drafting and presenting technical proposals, deploying and maintaining the best solutions. Must be able to design, maintain and execute a future term strategic roadmap for the corporate network (processes, technology, security).

A strong commitment to technical excellence and teamwork will be required, as this individual will be in a strategic position to influence and lead change within the IT Organization. This position will require occasional on-call support and off-hours maintenance work.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Act as the primary project resource for any projects impacting the corporate network
  • Respond to security incidents to investigate, mitigate, and recover if necessary.
  • Evaluate new technology and present business cases and ROI analysis for adoption
  • Establish security processes and procedures to ensure audit compliance with our network systems.
  • Evaluates; develops and maintains telecommunications systems
  • Capacity management for DOCUPACE’s production network, working across department to understand and plan for future needs on our network.
  • Determine long term network strategy, future technology needs and hardware adoption to accommodate enterprise growth and capabilities.
  • Establishes and implements LAN policies; procedures; and standards and ensures their conformance with information systems and organization objectives
  • Hardware and Software Lifecycle Management
  • Implementation, and support of the network security infrastructure including Cisco and Palo Alto firewalls, content filters, VPNs and all layers of network security.
  • Participate in Root Cause Analysis reviews
  • Ensure correctness of all diagrams; device checks and databases
  • Maintains network security and ensures compliance with security policies and procedures.
  • Evaluates hardware and software, including peripheral, output, and related equipment.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of network-related procedures and standards.
  • Participates in and may lead aspects of major network installations and upgrades.
  • Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during network outages or periods of reduced performance.
  • Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant hardware and software applications as assigned.
  • Maintains the integrity and security of network devices and systems
  • Patches and updates network device operating systems to established hardening standards
  • Develops scripts and tools to automate and improve user support activities
  • Monitors overall network health and troubleshoots reported events
  • Train and mentor junior networking administrators.
  • Acts as a network consultant to project teams
  • Maintains system documentation
  • All other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS, MIS or related field required.
  • Cisco CCNP required with a strong security focus; Palo Alto and/or CISSP certifications are desired.
  • Strong working knowledge on Palo Alto layer 7 firewalls.
  • Working knowledge of load balancers (e.g. F5) and proxy servers (e.g. bluecoat)
  • Ideal candidate should have at leastten (10) yearson the job experience in routing and switching in an enterprise environment
  • Comprehensive hands on experience with LAN/WAN/MAN technologies.
  • Comprehensive hands on experience with Cisco ISR routers, Cisco 6500/4500 switches, and Cisco Nexus platform.
  • Strong understanding of routing protocols.
  • Comprehensive Network Architecture experience. Including network design, reference architecture and design documentation.
  • Strong working knowledge with SDN and/or automation
  • Strong working knowledge with hybrid networking between physical datacenters and cloud services like AWS/GCP/Azure
  • Strong knowledge in wireless security: WPA/WPA2, PEAP, EAP-TLS, 802.1X.
  • Proficiency working with access control list (ACLs), TCP/IP. VLAN, Traffic Shaping, priority queuing, class of service (QoS) and IP routing.
  • Strong working knowledge of VPN and Global Protect.
  • Ability to work autonomously, develop long term strategic enterprise network goals and create a network technology roadmap.
  • A desire and ease in establishing credibility with fellow engineers through mutually deep technical skill sets. Ability to make presentations to managers and/or other engineers.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills. Able to take complex tasks or problems and break it into smaller more manageable pieces. Works with vendors to resolve issues. Feels comfortable working with customers and gathering requirements.
  • Serve as an escalation point with on-call issues after hours network issues.
  • Very occasional travel up to 20%.