Network Engineer in Jersey City, NJ at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/18/2020

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Job Description

A multinational financial firm is seeking a Network Engineer to join their team in Jersey City, New Jersey.


  • Design, maintain and troubleshoot Firewall, Proxy, DNS and Load Balancer environment as per Corporate and security standards
  • Implement and support multivendor Firewall platforms featuring Checkpoint and Fortigate Firewalls                  
  • Design, support and maintain HTTP/HTTPs and SOCKS Proxies environment featuring Bluecoat SG series and McAfee appliances
  • Monitoring and checks of all Firewalls, Proxies and related equipment as needed
  • Maintain and organize reporting information and documentation on firm’s current technology for Management review
  • Produce and maintain high to detailed levels of documentation as required for all Checkpoint, Fortinet, F5, Infoblox, McAfee and Bluecoat environments
  • Daily support and deployment of Firewall, proxy, DNs and LoadBalancers related systems for the Americas region
  • Perform routine maintenance functions for all systems including OS upgrades, hardware fixes, etc.
  • Provide up to third level support for all Firewall, proxy, DNs and LoadBalancers systems in the Americas region
  • Work with Information Security team to implement, verify, and review Security policies
  • Interact with multiple Business Units and groups for the purposes of Project planning and troubleshooting
  • Adhere to the controls, policies and procedures put forth by ITP.  This is done in context to Proactively Manage IT risks, Develop predictability within core missions, reduce impact to the production environment and improve stability and visibility through documentation


  • Must have at least a Bachelor’s degree
  • Understanding of installation, configuration and optimization of Big-IP (F5) LTM/GTM load balancing, CheckPoint, Fortinet, McAfee or Blue Coat (HTTP/Socks) and DNS/DHCP Infoblox
  • Understanding of TCP/IP fundamentals and network security technologies, such as Clustering, Transparent mode, SSl/VPN, CLI commands (Bash, shell, IOS)
  • Understanding of CheckPoint Multi-Domain Server and Fortinet Management tools
  • Experience with HP Network Automation and Solarwinds is an advantage
  • Strong technical skills and experience with project management
  • People focused with excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to operate on their own initiative
  • Enjoys working with a team
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