Systems Engineer Security and Networking

Gotham Technology Group - Montvale, NJ (30+ days ago)


Gotham Technology Group, LLC. is a leading full service IT solutions company seeking a Systems Engineer, Level 3 -Security/Networking for our corporate office in Montvale, NJ.

Responsibilities and Duties

The Systems Engineer, Level 3 -Security/Networking (SE) is focused on:

  • Installation, configuration management and support of Network and Security related products.
  • Work on-site or remotely to diagnose and resolve both emergency and chronic problems related to availability, security, performance, connectivity and overall functionality.
  • Develop complex workarounds in addition to reproducing issues in-house as needed in order to restore functionality at customers’ sites.
  • Manage workload efficiently while being able to resolve time-critical situations professionally.
  • Attend or participate in various product training sessions or classes in order to broaden skill set, obtain certifications, and maintain/enhance GTG's vendor relationships.
  • Lab GTG core technologies for additional experience and in preparation of obtaining necessary certifications.
  • Update job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Internal systems maintenance. Work with other teams and the GTG Support Desk as required.

Qualifications and Skills

  • 5+ years of relevant experience deploying enterprise firewall and proxy products. (Check Point & Blue Coat a plus.)
  • Experience with networking within large network environments and involvement with setup and administration of VPN’s, IP load balancing, and GSLB. NetScaler a plus.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills, as well as outstanding oral and written communication skills are required

Education/Certification Requirements:

  • Check Point CCSE or similar
  • Citrix CCP-N
  • Cisco CCNP or CCIE Routing & Switching or Security
  • Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in computer science, management information systems or related field or equivalent experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • systems engineer: 3 years (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)