Firewall Security Engineer in Durham, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/11/2020

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    Durham, NC
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Firewall Security Engineer with our industry-leading client in Morrisville.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Firewall Security Engineer:

  • Maintain best practices and support the network focusing on firewall management and firewall device hardening
  • Implement firewall policies and compliance as well as install firewall devices  
  • Review firewall rule sets and log analysis for inefficient, unneeded and unapproved rules 
  • Troubleshoot, support and manage firewall rules
  • Assist in the integration and monitoring of firewall logs with other technologies

Requirements of the Firewall Security Engineer:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security
  • At least 5 years experience in information security operations and/or related IT operational functions
  • Experience with Cisco ASA and/or Juniper firewalls and with firewall integration security
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability collaborate with other members of project team and develop requirements documentation
  • Experience with ServiceNow Change/Incident/Problem management 
  • Must posses one of the following : CompTIA Security +, CPTE or CEH, Certified Information System Security Professional

Keywords: Firewall Security Engineer, CompTIA Security +, CPTE or CEH, Certified Information System Security Professional, Cisco ASA, Juniper firewalls

Job ID: 331889

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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