Position
Title

Firewall
Technician

Job
Category

Information
Technology

Business
Line

Government
Services

Office
Region

USA –
West

Office
Location

US – Colorado
Springs, CO

Why Choose
AECOM?

AECOM is a
global provider of professional technical and management support services to a
broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental,
energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the
world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM
provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation, and technical
excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world’s
built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM
serves clients in more than 100 countries and had revenue of $7.0 billion during
the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2010. More information on AECOM and its services
can be found at www.aecom.com.

About
the Business Line

Government We have the international presence, personnel
networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission,
anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of
equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. AECOM
Government Services supports the U.S. federal government with worldwide program
management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation
services, security, international development, environmental and civil
engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job
Description

The
Firewall technician is responsible for the operations and maintenance of all
firewall devices for the 561st Network Operations Squadron customer base. Key
services maintained either locally or remotely are: Sidewinder G2 Firewalls,
Cisco Virtual Private Network devices and BlueCoat Proxy
servers.

Main
Duties:


Responsible for assisting with the establishment and development of a secure
infrastructure, based on client needs, U.S Government guidance and industry best
practices. Will operate and maintain, assist with the design modification and
documentation security configurations for applications, network devices that
include: Firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), Intrusion Prevention
Systems (IPS) and other equipment and software


Provide guidance that supports technical information system design(s),
improvements, planning and implementation. Assess current and planned
information systems, identifying security architecture or design issues, and
develop solutions to meet customer requirements and standards
compliance


Participates in infrastructure support projects to develop, plan, and implement
specifications or standards for network and distributed system security
technologies in support of key information systems. Able to support the
evaluation and acquisition of information security tools (as requested).
Participate in special projects (as required)

Requirements:


Must have hands on experience working with Sidewinder and Cisco
firewalls,
various IDS/IPS products, and VPNs


Need a solid understanding of current security practices in service provider
environment


Strong understanding of current industry trends in network and security
infrastructure


Must be comfortable with shell scripting


Candidates must possess an active DoD secret security
clearance


Candidates must successfully pass a Drug Test


B.S. in Computer Science or related field, or High School graduate with 7 years
of

experience
supporting enterprise networks.


Pass government issued IQT test


Obtain Sec + certification within 90 days of employment

Experience
with the following is mandatory:


Sidewinder Firewall Software


G2 Firewall Software


TCP/IP


Sendmail


Understanding of mail flow through a network


Understanding of DNS


Working knowledge of Access Control Lists


Basic understanding of IP routing


Sniffer technology


Network cabling


Unix/Linux.


Load Balancers


Understanding of IPSEC

Experience
with the following is desired:


CCNA and/or CISSP certifications


CISCO products


Familiarity with Microsoft shares and folder security


Familiarity with VPNs


Familiarity with Remedy


Database technology: SQL, Access


Familiarity with AF Networks and the CITS NOIIA
architecture

What We
Offer

AECOM employees around the world enjoy a wide range of benefits and competitive compensation
package. AECOM is much more than just a place to work. It’s a place where you
can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work
alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It’s a place where you
can apply your skills to some of the world’s most challenging, interesting, and
meaningful projects world wide. It’s a place that values the diversity of our
areas of practice and our people. It’s what makes AECOM a great place to work
and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

https://jobs.aecom.com/1033/ASP/TG/cim_advsearch.asp?partnerid=20052&siteid=5022

Requisition/Vacancy No. 62217BR

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About Jay Perreault

Recruits for a full range of IT Services, which support every stage of the systems development lifecycle… SUMMARY Proven experience in leadership and operations within a corporate work environment, and foster internal growth for current employer of choice while improving individual chances for success. Proactive Recruiting Manager with more than 15 years of experience in training, managing and executing delivery for local and global organizations. Long record of achievement in the following industries: architecture, banking, corporate, commercial and most recently within the intelligence and information technology fields. KEY ATTRIBUTES • Talent Management • Cross Function Team Leadership • Succession Planning • Employee Relations • Work Force Planning • Career Counseling • Social Media Strategist • Project Planning • Enterprise Social Networking • Attrition Planning • P&L Budget Management • Retention http://tinyurl.com/Join-Networks-on-LinkedIn http://www.google.com/profiles/DCTechRecruiter202.596.5411