Network Architect (Firewall) - Remote Working Within Australia

Location Sydney
Discipline DevOps & Infrastructure
Job reference 164796
Salary Negotiable

Network and Firewall Architect - Remote working within Australia - Contract Role

The Role
Our leading IT 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 network and firewall design and security integration, troubleshooting flows, connectivity, firewall configurations and services and designing firewall lifecycle management activities.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Design complex virtual-based networks and firewalls in a Cloud setting; Azure preferred.
  • Present designs and recommendations to senior management and technical leadership (Visio, Lucidchart or equivalent)
  • Enable and manage firewall services, such as VPNs and Network IPS
  • Engage in and collaborate with vendor on issues and incidents
  • Perform troubleshooting: flows, performance, availability

Skills/Experience Requirements

  • 7+ years as a Network Architect
  • 10+ years' experience managing firewalls and firewall configurations required
  • CISSP and at least one network firewall certification preferred
  • Subject Matter Expert for 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
  • 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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