Checkpoint Firewall Consultant

  • Cygnus Professionals
  • Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

Position: Checkpoint Firewall Consultant
Location : Parsippany , NJ
TP - 6 Months
*Position is Remote until COVID situation gets better*

The Candidate should take care of the day-to-day operations and data structures by overseeing the operational performance. They configure Expertise in Checkpoint Firewall. The professionals must have an in-depth understanding of CheckPoint Firewall.
Candidates with Bachelor degree and certification preferred
Excellent and effective communication skills
Ready to work in 24*7 shifts
Security Check Point certification is preferred

Tasks and Responsibilities
Plan, implement and upgrade checkpoint firewall.
Protect digital files and information systems against unauthorized access, modification, or destruction
Managing all CheckPoint Firewall related issues.
Plan and document the configuration and verification of routing protocols and their optimization in enterprise networks
Designing and planning networks specific to client requirements and industry-standard principles
Ability to independently troubleshooting and debugging broad, complex, and unique networks solution involving mixed media
Maintain data and monitor security.
Conduct internal and external security audits
Manage network, intrusion detection and prevention systems
Analyze security breaches to determine their root cause
Recommend and install appropriate tools and countermeasures
Define, implement and maintain corporate security policies
Security awareness training
Coordinate security plans with outside vendors

Technical skills required:
Good experience in CheckPoint firewall.
Analyze business requirements to develop technical network solutions and their framework.
In-depth knowledge of Checkpoint Firewall and F5 Load Balancer
Good knowledge on Checkpoint firewall and F5 Load Balancer design/ implementation.
In-depth knowledge on site to site VPN design and build
Develop technology roadmaps.
Develop test plans, implementation plans, and project timelines for various projects.
Stay abreast of how technology infrastructures are currently impacting and driving competitors.
Write functional requirements/specifications documents.
Upgrade hardware and software components as required
Solve complex problems with many variables and solution
Social engineering - given that humans are the weakest link in the security chain, an analyst's expertise can help with awareness training
Forensics - investigation and analysis of how and why a breach or other compromise occurred
Troubleshooting - the skill to recognize the cause of a problem
TCP/IP, computer networking, routing and switching - an understanding of the fundamentals: the language, protocol and functioning of the internet
ISO27001 assessment - specifications for a framework of policies and procedures that include all legal, physical and technical controls involved in an organization's risk management
Cloud computing - the risks and benefits of using a vendor's remote servers to store, manage and process an organization's data

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