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Firewall Engineer

Location: Mountlake Terrace, WA
Job # 8970212
Date Posted: 02-27-2017
Firewall Engineer
Mountlake Terrace, WA
Sr Level Engineer specializing within Ciscos Firesight product. The client is refreshing their legacy firewalls and replacing with FireSight (Cisco) and they are needing a Sr engineer to join the team to not only participate but lead due to the knowledge the client is expecting them to have. They will be replacing the ASA firewall as well as Cisco Security manager. In addition to this Firesight experience the client would expect them to also have new generation Cisco tools to help with this replacement project on site. Demonstrates a solid conceptual and business understanding of the platform, as well as related and peripheral components. Capable of efficiently making changes to the platform which may impact other organizational functions. Able to quickly and accurately discuss the impact of new technology, applications and design criteria on the platform. Knowledgeable of the major business units which use the platform(s). Able to communicate with users and customers regarding various business functions and how they fit into the platform in an easily understood manner.
Sr Level Design/ configuration implementation of Cisco Firesight background Next generation tools: firepower, NGIPS, and so on Enterprise background with firewall and network technologies Customer facing consultative background with C level and below Provide security architecture design and consulting for pre and post sales support of customer environments.
Lead implementation projects to ensure successful delivery of security services.
Conduct on-site technical implementations or attend on-site customer meetings, as required.
Research, design, and oversee implementation of information technology, systems, and policies for information security in support of business needs Migration experience off of ASA Configure Access control policies within Firesight and the enterprise network LDAP or Radius experience
Security Engineer

The ideal candidate will identify and prioritize risks and issues ranging from firewall configurations and network firmware etc. Then, in close cooperation with engineering management and systems engineers, develop a short and long term plan to rectify those issues though upgrades, patching, configuration changes and tooling. The Security Engineer will coordinate and implement where appropriate. Once the initial fixes / deficiencies have been remediated, the engineer will then be able to focus on further enhancing the security posture. 

In this job, you will:
• Maintain & promote the security posture of products from the technical perspective, in view of today’s increasing levels of security threats & challenges.
• Constantly be probing our data centers, corporate offices and cloud based platforms using FireSIGHT and other proprietary solutions and tools
• Coordinate and, in many cases, implement fixes (patches, configuration changes etc.) for discovered issues
• Own the structured process for responding to security issues found in FireSIGHT
• Track and guide for secure deployment
• Lead from definition to implementation the significant security initiatives.
• You will cultivate and advance our product security methodology and standards, consult and advise on security aspects to the products teams, and finally - identify and lead the significant security efforts.
• Participate in a professional manner on calls to discuss security concerns
• Cisco NGFW Firewalls
• F5 Load Balancers
• FirePower Security IDS/IPS

Megha Ananthakrishna
Technical Resource  Manager | MatchPoint Solutions | Office 925-829-7755 |  Email
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