Network Firewall Security Engineer


Herndon, VA

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 160 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for Network Firewall Security Engineer for our client in Herndon, VA

Job Title: Network Firewall Security Engineer

Job Location: Herndon, VA

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

Professional/Technical Competencies: 

  • 7-10 years of hand-on experience in Operation, Maintenance and Administration of Security Infrastructure.
  • Ability to provide Tier 3 support and manage complex and escalated tickets in production environment.
  • Good hands on experience in configuring firewall policies, VPN access, Intrusion Prevention system (IPS), Intrusion detection system (IDS), Web application firewall.
  • Expert level understanding of networking & security concepts.
  • The incumbent should have good understanding and hand on experience on below:
  • Firewalls Cisco ASA, CheckPoint,
  • VPN CheckPoint VPN, IPSec, SSL
  • IDS/IPS CheckPoint IPS
  • PIM Cyber Ark
  • Content Filtering Barracuda WAF, Reverse Proxy
  • 2-F Authentication Secure-ID
  • AntiVirus Symantec, TrendMicro
  • SIEM HP Arch sight
  • Technical certification on security technologies / products like CCNP Security / CISSP /CCIE etc.
  • Experience on working in a global support environment, experience of ticketing-tools and exposure
  • to ITIL processes in context of service operations is a plus.
  • Work on complex / escalated incidents, problems and changes within the Operational environment.
  • Experience in Upgrades, Solution designing and implementation of various security products.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills with the demonstrated ability to communicate
  • (both written & oral) clearly with various internal stakeholders and customer
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Word, Excel, VISIO and PowerPoint.