Analyst- Firewall Governance (B38186192)

Location: Mississauga, ON
Date Posted: 30-04-2018
Our client is currently seeking a resource for the position of Analyst – Firewall Governance to be part of a newly formed team that will act as subject matter experts in maintaining client’s security posture. 
The team lead will be act as a liaison with numerous business units across client and assist them in their efforts to manage firewalls in a consistent and secure fashion.
·       Support the objectives of the Firewall Governance program and ensure that risks are managed within business unit tolerance
·       Work with business units to understand their requirements of rules and provide guidance regarding risks and alternative options to mitigate them
·       Act as a technical subject matter expert pertaining to firewall rules and configuration
·       Maintain and report program metrics on a regular basis that demonstrates progress and the program’s overall health
Essential Skills
·       5+ years’ experience deploying and/or managing firewall technologies
·       Detailed technical knowledge of firewall technologies and rule base configuration
·       Experience with firewall management platforms (e.g. Algosec, Firemon, etc.)
·       Ability to work with team members at all levels of the organization
·       Ability to influence decision-making to support program and corporate objectives

Preferred Skills:
·       Experience implementing and/or operating servers and/or networks
·       Written and spoken French
·       Firewall Certifications from any major vendor (e.g. Cisco, Checkpoint, etc.)
·       Knowledge of ISO 2700x and ITIL
·       Experience in the fields of auditing and risk management
·       Experience in formal presentation of reports to senior business leadership
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