Network/Firewall Engineer

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Job Title: Network/Firewall Engineer

Contract Duration: 3 months

Location: East Brunswick (Onsite)

Job Overview:

We are seeking a skilled Network/Firewall Engineer with specialized experience in WatchGuard Firewall systems to join our team on a 3-month contract basis. The ideal candidate will possess a strong background in network engineering, particularly in the design, implementation, and maintenance of network infrastructure with a focus on firewall management using WatchGuard technologies. This position requires both technical expertise and the ability to collaborate effectively with team members and stakeholders.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, deploy, configure, and maintain WatchGuard Firewall systems to ensure the security and integrity of the network infrastructure.
  • Monitor network performance and security measures, identifying and addressing potential vulnerabilities and threats.
  • Collaborate with other team members to implement network security policies and procedures in alignment with organizational objectives and compliance requirements.
  • Conduct regular security assessments and audits to identify risks and implement necessary controls and configurations.
  • Troubleshoot network and firewall-related issues, providing timely resolution and support to minimize downtime.
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to network configurations, policies, and procedures.
  • Stay informed about emerging technologies, trends, and best practices in network security and firewall management.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to team members and other stakeholders as needed.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • Proven experience as a Network/Firewall Engineer in designing, implementing, and managing network infrastructure.
  • Strong expertise in WatchGuard Firewall technologies, including configuration, administration, and troubleshooting.
  • In-depth knowledge of network protocols, security standards, and best practices.
  • Hands-on experience with network monitoring and security tools.
  • Familiarity with industry compliance standards such as PCI DSS, HIPAA, GDPR, etc.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., WatchGuard Certified System Professional, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), etc.) preferred.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@princetonits.com

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