Virtual Firewall Architect

firewall, noc, vpn, cloud, wireshark
Full Time
$100,000 - $120,000
Travel not required

Job Description

Virtual Firewall Architect

***We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full time role***


  • Firewall architectural design, implementation, software and hardware upgrades, and general maintenance
  • Plan for and perform hardware replacements with either newer models or migrate from one manufacturer to another
  • Document day to day firewall operational procedures and standards and cross-train teammates
  • Perform daily firewall configuration and policy changes
  • Work with the NOC, Network Engineers and Operational Support staff to maintain production networks and connectivity
  • Configure and maintain site to site VPN connections for customer/partner connectivity
  • Assist the Incident Response team with breach investigation and remediation
  • Monitor the Information Security ticket queue and resolve network security-related issues



  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field
  • Any security or cloud related certifications are a plus
  • 5+ years of admin experience with leading ‘next-generation’ firewalls
  • Experience configuring every aspect of the firewall including advanced settings for VPN, NAT and routing
  • Experience working with virtual firewalls hosted locally and in the cloud
  • Solid knowledge of information security concepts and TCP/IP networking standards
  • Experience with network analysis/troubleshooting using tools such as tcpdump and Wireshark
  • Experience with multiple operating systems and managed network devices
  • Ability to communicate clearly with the Security Operations Team in verbal and written form
  • Ability to create diagrams depicting existing and modifications to existing logical and physical connectivity
  • Any cloud experience is a plus




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Posted By

Kyle Honn

200 East 5th Ave., Suite 116 Naperville, IL, 60563

Dice Id : napil006
Position Id : KH608
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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