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Virtual Firewall Architect

Posted on May 5, 2020 by Request Technology - Kyle Honn

Chicago, IL 60601
Immediate Start
$120k - $120k Annual

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

If this is an opportunity that you're interested in please email your resume to:

(see below)

Reference: 886538113

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