Senior Firewall Engineer


Depends on Experience
Contract - Independent
Contract - W2
Contract - 8 Month(s)


Senior Firewall Engineer
Cisco ASA
Cisco Firepower
Checkpoint Firewalls
Palo Alto firewalls
Firewall upgrade
Cisco Next Gen

Job Details

Senior Firewall Engineer

Company Overview

World Wide Technology (WWT) is a global technology integrator and supply chain solutions provider. Through our culture of innovation, we inspire, build, and deliver business results, from idea to outcome.

Based in St. Louis, WWT works closely with industry leaders such as Cisco, HPE, Dell EMC, NetApp, VMware, Intel, AWS, Microsoft, and F5, focusing on three market segments: Fortune 500 companies, service providers and the public sector. WWT is a $22 billion dollar privately held organization that employs more than 8,000 people and operates in more than 4 million square feet of state-of-the-art warehousing, distribution and integration space strategically located throughout the world. WWT is proud to announce that it has been named on the FORTUNE "100 Best Places to Work For " list for the ninth consecutive year and was awarded for multiple categories on Glassdoor s 2019 Employees' Choice Awards, honoring the Best Places to Work.

World Wide Technology Holding Co, LLC. (WWT) has an opportunity available for a Senior Firewall Engineer to support our client located Remotely.

Title: Senior Firewall Engineer

Location: Remote

Duration/Type of Job: 8 Months

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 6-8 years of experience in network security engineering, with specific experience in Cisco ASA/Firepower firewalls is REQUIRED.
  • Cisco Firepower Must (Real World Experience), Cisco ASA, and Checkpoint Firewalls is REQUIRED.
  • Eventually CVS will be migrating from Cisco Firepower to Palo Alto, so if someone has some experience working with Palo Alto firewalls that would be a HUGE PLUS.
  • Firewall upgrade, RMA, migration, or refresh experience is REQUIRED.
  • DNS, Proxy, Routing, and Switching is REQUIRED.
  • Migrating Cisco firewall platforms to another Cisco Next Gen product or FTDs. Ideally ASA or Checkpoint to Cisco Firepower is REQUIRED.
  • Firewall Compliance experience and how to follow industry best practices to support additional Overly Permissive or Compliance Project is REQUIRED.
  • Proven track record in successfully leading firewall migration projects from Checkpoint to Cisco Next-Gen firewalls is REQUIRED.
  • Need someone that has the willingness to learn, and someone who is a self-starter is REQUIRED.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and resolve complex network security issues related to the migration.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams.

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