The Network Engineer (Firewall/Security) with a security focus is responsible for assessing and designing solutions to meet our clients technology needs. This position requires an overall knowledge of network engineering for a broad range of network platforms. The main duties of this position include:

  • Planning, designing, and evaluating various components of client networks
  • Understanding the communication protocols and network topologies
  • Understanding various network switching and wireless products and devices
  • Interfacing with clients, partners, and internal team members to develop technology roadmaps
  • Providing leadership, assistance, and advice to peers
  • Learning new processes and technologies

Network Engineer (Firewall/Security) Responsibilities

  • Consult with clients and partners in developing physical and logical networks
  • Effectively communicate technology (FW Policy, UTM, IPS, etc.) to clients and team members
  • Configure various vendor hardware platforms based on design (Cisco ASA / Firepower, Fortinet, Palo Alto)
  • Install, operate, and maintain network equipment on various client networks
  • Execute project scope requirements including, staging, implementation, change management, testing, and documentation
  • Supervise internal and external resources to identify technical requirements
  • Ensure that solution testing has been completed prior to leaving customer site
  • Learn new technology with little to no supervision and demonstrate technology to the team
  • Provide coaching, mentorship, and subject matter expertise to the team
  • Ensure that project delivery and documentation consistently meet the highest level of client satisfaction
  • Develop, maintain, and upload customer information to company Dropbox
  • Maintain and record projected based time into company CRM tool


  • Bachelors degree in a technical discipline plus 3+ years of experience or 7+ years of experience and demonstrated performance in a technical work environment
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience working for an OEM, VAR, or as an independent consultant in the IT technical services industry
  • Must have 2+ years of experience in Firewall/Security
  • Must have experience across a wide base of technology such as core networking, wireless networking, and network security
  • Must have a strong knowledge of IT products and services
  • Must be able to quickly learn new processes
  • CCNA, CCNP, Fortinet NSE or Palo Alto PSE
  • Can travel 30-50% of the year


  • Must have excellent communication skills including verbal, written, and presentation
  • Should have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills such as identification, risk analysis, solution generation, prioritization, goal setting, and conflict resolution
  • Must have a strong phone presence and can cultivate relationships and communicate with clients, partners, and other team members
  • Must be able to effectively organize, multi-task, and prioritize multiple responsibilities
  • Must be able to work independently or as a member of project teams
  • Must follow tasks to completion and be dependable
  • Must demonstrate business professional attitude when working with internal staff and external customers
  • Must be able to multi-task effectively in a time-controlled environment
  • Must be able to follow company procedures and processes
  • Must be skilled in time management, change management, and client escalation discussions
  • Python scripting experience a plus

Job Type: Full-time 


  • VAR or OEM in IT Services: 5 years (Required)
  • RF and RF design: 2 years (Preferred)
  • RADIUS infrastructure (NPS, ISE or ClearPass): 2 years (Preferred)
  • Onsite Implementation: 3 years (Required)
  • IT Consulting: 3 years (Required)
  • Site Survey Tools (Ekahau or AirMagnet): 2 years (Preferred)
  • Firewall/Security: 2 years (Required)
  • Designing, configuring & implementation of network component: 3 years (Required)
  • WLAN implementation(Aruba, Cisco, Aerohive, Meraki or Ruckus: 3 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • CCNA (Preferred)
  • CCNP (Preferred)


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