Senior Firewall Engineer - Broomfield,CO/St Paul,MN
Posted on: February 22, 2021
About LumenLumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its
best when technology advances the way we live and work. With
450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60
countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for
applications and data to help businesses, government and
communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen's
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Role This position is a supportive role implementing Managed
Security Services (MSS) and Managed Trusted Internet Protocol
Service (MTIPS) in a Federal Security Operations Center (Federal
SOC) 24x7x365 environment. The Federal SOC function is to provide
customers with firewall, continuous monitoring, protection,
prevention, and detection services as well as reporting and
incident analysis based on events collected from multiple sources.
This position will be responsible for providing the technical
support to design and implement one or more of the following
services: Federal government (MTIPS, DHS), Managed firewall, IDPS,
and incident response. The Main Responsibilities
- Performs a long-term project leadership role working towards
the development of new solutions, processes, tools, systems that
have company-wide and possibly industry-wide impacts.
- Frequent contact with senior leadership of customers and
contractors for the purpose of creating and presenting innovative
long-term solutions and managing key relationships. Acts as a
resource within the engineering and scientific communities to
develop solutions or handle the most complex tasks for which
existing methods and procedures may not apply.
- Provides exceptional support of nextgen Firewalls and UTM
features including but not limited to user web filtering, deep
packet inspection, intrusion detection.
- Provides consultation and advice to Federal customers,
engineers and management regarding work functions, processes,
methods, procedures, and tools. Develops and delivers technical and
process training, including, documentation in areas of expertise
and innovative areas of technology.
- Maintains an industry-wide perspective on emerging and evolving
technologies and implementations, in order to ensure corporate
- Candidate is considered a SME in 3 or more of the listed
- If not previously approved, candidate must be willing to submit
for a required government suitability clearance up to TS/SCI. What
We Look For in a Candidate
- Federal government - for the Networx/EIS (MTIPS) program,
provide operational support on the Fortinet platform. Coordination
efforts with third-party vendors (CapGemini, Fortinet) and Lumen
groups (FedNOC, Architecture and Engineering, Product and Sales).
Networking skills (ie - BGP routing background) would be required
to be successful in this area. Fortinet experience is preferred.
Need very good communication skills to prepare MOPS for scheduled
maintenance involving multiple support groups.
- Managed Firewall - expertise with all aspects of Firewall and
VPN (IPSec and SSL) technology desired. Knowledge on one or
multiple platforms (Fortinet, Check Point, Palo Alto, and Juniper)
is desired. The Federal SOC Operation is based on Fortinet platform
(Fortigates, Fortimanager, Fortimails, FortiAnalyser,
FortiAuthenticator and FSSO Agent). Architectural expertise desired
but not limited to the areas of stateful packet inspection, address
translation, denial of service, URL filtering, content inspection,
content reporting, configuration and change management.
- Managed Firewall - Expertise with all aspect of Fortinet
Session-Aware Load Balancing Cluster (SLBC) Architecture and
- Excellent incident reporting skills are desired; forensics
background is a plus. The ability to provide consulting, policy
reviews, training, security audits and advisories, as well as
support for malware/DDoS attacks, internal compromises, and other
malicious events will be part of this skill set.
- Use of any SIEM (Security Incident and Event Manager)
application is desired - ArcSight or Splunk administrator
experience/exposure is a plus. Ability to develop and implement use
cases based on event correlation and specific business requirements
is desired. Ability to create reports and dashboard deliverables
based on event correlation is desired. Administrator expertise
desired for the SIEM platform (FortiAnalyser and Splunk).
- Knowledge of any IDPS applications is desired - Sourcefire,
SNORT, and/or Fortinet experience is desired. Event analysis via
SIEM or vendor application is desired.
- Linux RedHat Server Administration is considered a plus.
- Recognized industry Certifications: CCNA. CCNP, CISSP, NSE7,
would be considered a plus.Requisition #: 226871EEO StatementWe are
committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all
persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national
origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic
characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation,
gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other
legally protected status (collectively, ?protected statuses?). We
do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment
decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion,
benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or
training.DisclaimerThe above job definition information has been
designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed
by employees within this classification. It is not designed to
contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all
duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees
assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject
to change based on changing business needs and conditions.
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