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MAGELLAN HRSC, INC. Lead Checkpoint Security Engineer - Remote - R00000037713 in Maryland Heights, Missouri

This is a fully REMOTE position, allowing you to work from the comfort of your own home from anywhere inside the US.The Sr Checkpoint Security Engineer should provide technical leadership to deliver enterprise network security architecture, engineering, and implementation to reduce the threat of network and Firewall-based risks. Provide guidance and leadership to determine, develop, plan, test, troubleshoot and implement network security protection and solutions including Checkpoint and Palo Alto firewalls, F5 Load Balancers, Zscaler ZIA and ZPA and Extrahop. Strong Checkpoint R80 firewall skills are a requirement for his position. This candidate is responsible for identifying risks associated with network security and mitigating or remediating them in accordance with organizational policy. Contribute to 24x7x365 days of on-call staff coverage.This candidate will ensure that Firewall and Network security is integrated into business processes to sustain a successful Security program. The candidate should also be able to use current technology and capabilities as well as designing network security using new proven technology. This includes DevSecOps and infrastructure as code deployments and design using solution such as ansible. Will focus on continuous improvement within the area and assist initiatives and special projects within their portfolio of solutions. Partners with Service Owners to establish the creation of Technology roadmaps to ensure that the Security program is Current, Resilient and Secure.This position will have the skills and capabilities required to deliver on our business and technical commitments. Will participate in efforts to provide cost and effort estimates for significant new demand.This position will analyze problems and administer more than one infrastructure area. Will understand and develop non-functional requirements for a system. This role is proficient at DevOps concepts, Scripting and automated deployment, monitoring and support. Will execute day to day tasks related to operational or project work. Contribute to 24x7x365 days of on-call staff coverage.This position will act as the technical liaison between operations teams, engineers and architects, providing critical operational insight to upcoming implementations and strategies, including validation of ongoing solutions supportability. Function as primary `practitioner coach` on the team to grow the capabilities of other engineers on the team. Manage projects using agile methods. Define improvements to increase system reliability, security and performance. Document the design, operation and troubleshooting of Disaster Recovery and Business Resumption. Ensures proper instrumentation of Infrastructure to align with Production Assurance processes (Event, Incident, Change, Release and Problem management). Understand the relationship between applications and infrastructure, lead instrumentation of automation necessary for DevOps.Designs, implements, and supports Checkpoint firewall Security regarding networks and systems for a large enterprise.Develops and maintains infrastructure security systems and service configurations for solutions such as CheckPoint, Palo Alto, Zscaler ZIA and ZPA, F5 Load Balancers.Documents and troubleshoots network and system issues.Creates and maintains diagrams and documentation.Tests and evaluates Firewall security systems and services to reduce problems and make improvements.Experience with network management and monitoring toolsets such as Wireshark, ExtraHop.Experience maintaining network baseline configurationsBachelor's degree, with 8 years of relevant experience. Equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.2 or more certifications including but not limited to: AWS Solutions architect associate certification, CEH, CHFI, Security , SFCP, GCIA, ISSEP, ISSMP, GCIH, GCFA, CCNA, Palo alto, CheckpointOther Job RequirementsResponsibilities3 years minimum experience deploying and/or administrating infrastru