Firewall Engineer - Remote working within Australia

Location Sydney
Discipline DevOps & Infrastructure
Job reference 164797
Salary Super

Firewall Engineer - Remote working within Australia - Contract Role

The Role
Our leading technology service provider client is looking for an information security professional with expert level skill within the Managed Firewall scope of services and technology.

The position will require implementing and supporting firewall policies, troubleshooting flows and connectivity, supporting firewall configurations and services and maintaining firewall lifecycle management activities.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Deploy bare metal and virtual-based firewalls in a Cloud setting
  • Create and support complex firewall policies
  • Enable and manage firewall services, such as VPNs and Network IPS
  • Maintain network operating system
  • Engage in and collaborate with vendor on issues and incidents
  • Perform troubleshooting: flows, performance, availability

Education/Experience Requirements

  • CISSP and at least one network firewall certification preferred
  • 5+ years' experience managing firewalls and firewall configurations
  • Subject Matter Expert with Palo Alto required. Familiarity with Cisco beneficial
  • Extensive experience supporting and operating IDS and IPS services
  • Experience integrating firewalls with SIEM services, such as Splunk
  • 3+ years as a Network Architect desired
  • Passion to work as a member of a team focused on constant improvement and excellence
  • Demonstrate an ability and desire to be creative and voice out-of-the-box solutions

Madhuri Mhanta
Key Accounts Consultant
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+ 61 386 334 112

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