Experienced Firewall, Proxy, VPN engineer – Gainwell Technologies – Virginia

Gainwell Technologies

Gainwell Technologies

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  • Provide level support, using technical and analytical skills, facilitate new installations, implementations, maintenance, education, and author documentation in support of the environment.
  • Business and technical communication skills are important for interfacing with team, both at the engineer and management level. Working in a close-knit team environment, as well as organizational ability for multi-tasking and flexibility
  • Occasional travel to customer sites in the US is required as needed.
  • Ensures management of expectations and resolution of technical issues in a timely manner.
  • Develop and maintain troubleshooting skills on all supported technologies and technical knowledge in industry standard based technologies

Desired Background

  • 3-5 years of relevant TCP/IP networking and Internet Security technology experience.
  • Experience with firewall, proxy and VPN products in infrastructure and cloud.
  • Linux/Unix and Windows knowledge.
  • Experience configuring and troubleshooting VPN technologies.
  • Experience with TCP/IP and common TCP/UDP protocols at the packet level. Network experience with Windows, UNIX and/or LINUX based Operating Systems.
  • Working knowledge of DNS, DHCP , VRRP/HSRP, VoIP (H.323, SIP, MGCP) and working knowledge of routing protocols such as OSPF & BGP.
  • Experience providing support and resolving issues

Vendor Specific Skills (one or more of the following)

  • Experience with Check Point Firewalls
  • Experience with Pulse Secure VPN
  • Experience with Zscaler ZPA
  • Experience with proxy solutions

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field preferred

  • Nine or more years of experience in network, host, data and/or application security in multiple operating system environments

  • Experience working with IP networking, networking protocols and understanding of security related technologies including encryption, IPsec, PKI, VPNs, firewalls, proxy services, DNS, electronic mail and access-lists

  • Experience working with internet, web, application and network security techniques

  • Experience working with relevant operating system security (Windows, Solaris, Linux, etc.)

  • Experience working with leading firewall, network scanning and intrusion detection products and authentication technologies

  • Experience working with federal regulations related to information security (FISMA, Computer security Act, etc.)

  • Experience working with NIST Special Publications and C & A process methodology

  • Possess security certifications (CISSP, CCNA, etc) and/or top secret security clearance

Other Qualifications

  • Good communication skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills to troubleshoot and resolve network/operating system security issues

  • Ability to perform and interpret vulnerability assessments

  • Ability to administer the operations of a security infrastructure

  • Ability to balance and prioritize work

Work Environment

  • Office environment

  • All USA locations will be considered including remote.

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