CheckPoint Firewall Administrator
Location:
Jacksonville , Florida
Posted:
November 24, 2016
Reference:
5834735
**Must sit in Jacksonville, FL**

1. CheckPoint firewall administrator experience-Experience implementing changes and troubleshooting the FW.

2. Cisco Routing/Switching experience-Understanding of general core network concepts and how the firewalls will sit on the network; understanding of NAT

3. F5 load balancer experience-General knowledge of administration would be preffered

Network Analyst III and will emphasize skills related to core Cisco network administration (Routing/Switching), however this position will really be focusing on Checkpoint firewall administration.

Currently the client's Network Engineering team handles approximately 9000 change tickets per year, and approximately 5000 of them are Checkpoint firewall changes. This resource will spend the majority of their time responding to the Change tickets and implementing firewall changes, as well as performing general troubleshooting and performance tuning on the firewalls. The rules and policies are already in place, so this job will focus more on connecting the ports and IP addresses.

Not looking for Network Engineers or Firewall Engineers but TRUE admins. They have around 150 CheckPoint firewalls in their environment. This candidate will also be assisting in cleaning up rules for existing firewalls.

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