Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Firewall Security Engineer in Morrisville, NC. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the possibility of hire. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.
Please note that this position requires US Citizenship and a Public Trust Clearance.
SUMMARY
The Firewall Security Engineer will work with firewall operations, management processes and leading practices.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Follow best network security engineering practices supporting the network with a specific focus on firewall management and firewall device hardening.
  • Implement firewall policies and compliance (i.e., CIS benchmarks) in support of the ensuring firewall security standards are met.
  • Install firewall devices.
  • Review firewall rule sets and log analysis for inefficient, unneeded and unapproved rules.
  • Validate, test, and manage firewall rules.
  • Assist in the integration and monitoring of firewall logs with other technologies.
  • Assist in firewall management and administration.
  • Provide status on firewall activities.
  • Familiarity with network discovery tools (e.g. RedSeal).
REQUIREMENTS
  • 5 years of experience with Cisco ASA and/or Juniper firewalls (rule creation, log monitoring, device installation, device configuration).
  • 5+ years of information security operations and/or related IT operational functions.
  • Must currently possess or have the ability to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance.
  • Experience with firewall integration security.
  • Good communication skills in dealing with Telecommunications engineers and business owners.
  • Consult with other members of project team and develop requirements documentation.
  • Experience with ServiceNow Change/Incident/Problem management.
  • Must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security (Master’s Degree preferred).
CERTIFICATIONS: (One or more required)
  • CompTIA Security +
  • CPTE - Certified Penetration Testing Engineer
  • CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker
  • CISSP - Certified Information System Security Professional
Additional Desired Skills:
  • Experience with large organization networks. 
  • Willing to travel to assist in the installation/configuration of firewalls to nationwide sites (US only).
  • Experience with cyber security development projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients.

Application Instructions

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