Network Engineer

  • J29 Inc,
  • Linthicum Heights, MD
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J29 Inc
network management, network engineer, VPN, firewall, AWS
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Position: Network Engineer (Senior)

Location: Linthicum Heights, Maryland


Description of specific duties in a typical workday for this position:


  • Design, deploy, monitor and manage cloud based next generation network security devices and such as firewall and VPN.
  • Determine technical standards and specifications and lead the design, build and support of cloud network security and connectivity.
  • Provide professional support services and/or the integration of applicable networking products.
  • Lead end-to-end execution of network security and operations related projects supporting the platform operations.
  • Planning and forecasting of network capacity and work with different network teams to implement bandwidth and service improvements.
  • Continuous monitoring of network security devices, audit logs and connectivity.
  • Build and maintain highly available edge security, VPN and firewall services.
  • Implement the products/services based on best practices
  • Review the current network architectural landscape and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Develop and maintain project roadmaps, architecture and design.
  • Must be able to compare various solutions and determine the one which best fits the need.
  • Design, develop and maintain firewall rules and policies for cloud environment security.
  • Research new technologies and products for their applicability to business processes.
  • Provide tier 1 and tier 2 support for the platform.


Position Requirements:


  • At least eight (8) years of experience in network management and operations.
  • At least fixe (5) years of experience managing Firewall/VPN devices such as Palo Alto or Cisco ASA (Palo Alto preferred).
  • At least one (1) year experience working in Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience working with Software Firewall Appliances.
  • Experience working with network architecture and design.
  • Experience working with wide distributed networks and operations.
  • Experience in developing network design and architecture diagrams.
  • Experience managing large networks, and troubleshoot Creates/updates and maintains system documentation, interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
  • Experience with operations for firewalls, routers and switches and the ability to formulate access control lists (ACLs) via the Command Line Interface (CLI).
  • Strong knowledge of networking principles and practices.
  • Experience evaluating network vulnerability and recommend vulnerability remediation
  • Experience in managing network security and knowledge of environment security and standards.
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline.


Company Information

J29 is an Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) and member of the Maryland Small Business Reserve (SBR) Program headquartered in Millersville, Maryland. Our clients include those primarily at the federal, state, and local government levels, as well as a variance of commercial entities. From customized technical solutions, to services, J29 also offers a diverse array of human and agile services, to meet the modern day demands of every business cycle. J29 is a people centric company and this philosophy begins with our employees. We believe that by putting people first we attract the best and brightest within our industries while creating a culture of innovation, creativity and integrity. Since employee satisfaction is directly proportional to customer satisfaction, we take great pride in our customers experience with J29. Since we consciously choose to prioritize our employees, our employees choose to invest in and prioritize our customers.
Dice Id : 91095883
Position Id : 6138544