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Firewall Engineer
Ref No.: 17-01248
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Client name: The Office of the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) House Information Resources (HIR) Office of Cybersecurity's Information Security directorate (INFOSEC)
Location: U.S. House of Representatives CAO Office of Acquisitions Management O'Neill Federal Building, Suite 5110 Washington, DC 20515
Duration: 12 Months

Firewall Engineer:
INFOSEC requires a senior-level firewall engineer to provide support in the following tasks:
  •  Minimum 5 years of experience configuring and administering firewall technologies including but not limited: carrier class Checkpoint Firewalls; Barracuda Web Application Firewalls (WAF); and Firemon Security Manager.
  •  Has in-depth knowledge of security operations, including firewall rules and security policies.
  •  Strong networking ability and knowledge of firewall platforms to assist in rapid identification and isolation of issues during incidents and outages.
  •  Collaborates to design, plan and implement new firewall architectures, upgrades and features as necessary.
  •  Assist in the administration of all Information Security firewalls. Performing updates, upgrades, policy administration and validation.
  •  Engineer will assist in reviewing and implementing customer changes consistent with existing policies.
  •  Engineer will review and update documentation to ensure consistency with current procedures.
  • Manage and tune additional software blades associated with firewall architecture. (IPS, URL, Application Control, AV, Advanced Malware detection).
  •  Regular review of Web Application Firewall (WAF) events to identify anomalous behavior.
  •  Willingness to work outside of normal business hours to support outage resolution, planned maintenance or to implement an upgrade.
  •  Perform other official duties as assigned.
  • 3 References Required