Web Application Firewall (WAF) Engineer

  • Atyeti,
  • Washington D.c., DC
  • 2 days ago
WAF, CloudFlare, Imperva
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp
Depends on Experience

Job Description


  • Inc. 500 & 5000 Honoree Company for 2012,2013,2014,2015, 2016, and 2017
  • Atyeti Ranks No. 270 on the 2012 Inc. 500 List
  • 2012,2016 and 2017 NJ 50 Fastest Growing Companies

Leading aerospace and defense company is looking for a WAF Engineer for its team in Washington D.C. Contract to hire role

Active clearance needed

Please contact surbhi.chourasia(at)Atyeti.com/703-817-5161

Job Description

  1. Review CloudFlare portal and logs daily for WAF connectivity issues and tuning the WAF rules, and security control rules for GPO web sites
    1. Makes recommendations to the CISO and IT Security management on WAF tuning and changes that would be beneficial to GPO
    2. CloudFlare security control rules include:
  1. Web Application Firewall (WAF)
  2. Rate Limiting (potential Network implications too)
  • Bot Protection, and
  1. Access Management

NOTE: Load Balancing rules are Network team centric rules only

  1. Responsible to review and parse CloudFlare logs from Azure Blob storage, as necessary (sometimes part of daily monitoring, other times in response to problem reports) to determine what has happened and WAF and security rule changes to recommend to the CISO and IT Security Management as a result of log analysis
    1. Ability to parse and analyze CloudFlare logs from Azure Blob storage
  2. Ability to write scripts to pull near real time log data from CloudFlare system to be analyzed in real time is beneficial
  3. Participate in response activities for GPO IT Security to DDoS issues and incidents on Internet facing web sites
  4. Coordinate and collaborate with IT Network team members on the CloudFlare system, as appropriate to ensure network connectivity is not unduly compromised and taken into account for WAF and DDoS protection responsibilities.
  5. Open Support cases with CloudFlare and follow through to resolution
  6. Respond to and close GPO IT ServiceHUB tickets assigned by IT Security, for CloudFlare WAF and DDoS problems
Dice Id : 10378739
Position Id : 6594002
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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