2x Firewall Admins

Job#: 1313169

Job Description:

Intermediate IT Firewall Administrator 

Client Industry: Healthcare IT

Terms: 6.5 Month Contract (possible extensions available)

Start Date: December 12rh, 2022

End Date: June 30th, 2023

Hours: Full Time (37.5 Hours / week) 

Services Required:  

The scope of services will include the following: 

  • Implement / change firewall, proxy IDS/IPS rules
  • Work with customers / vendors to troubleshoot project related firewall, proxy and IDS/IPS issues
  • Update project / operational documentation and progress production change requests as required for firewall and zoning related activities
  • IT Firewall Administrator role required to assist with in-flight security migration, and incoming security program deliverables.

Specific Qualifications or Experience Required: 

A level of education, training, and experience equivalent to a university degree or technical diploma in a Computer Science program, plus related certifications, and at least four (4) years of recent experience implementing / supporting firewall rules, active directory, and DNS in a large, complex corporate environment with multiple data centers. In addition, the selected candidate will have the following experience:

  • Strong understanding of logical network and firewalling principles
  • Strong operational knowledge of Fortinet/Palo Alto/Cisco Firewalls, F5, LTM, and Microsoft ISA/TMG
  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
  • Self-directed, highly motivated, and results-oriented
  • Good communication, customer interaction, and organizational skills
  • Ability to work on multiple concurrent projects and multi-task
  • Team player with well-developed interpersonal skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills using Microsoft Office
  • CCNA or equivalent certification is preferred

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystems.com or 844-463-6178.

Employee Type:

Vancouver, BC, CA

Job Type:
Infrastructure and Security

Date Posted:
November 23, 2022