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Checkpoint Security Engineer-Remote

Publish Date:  Feb 5, 2021

Irving, TX, US

Company:  Atos

About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.




Job Title : Checkpoint Security Engineer

Location: US, Wide

Big Data & Security North American Cyber Security Division of Atos is currently looking for a Checkpoint Security Engineer to join their team and be a part of a transition and engineering team responsible for delivering the Atos Prescriptive Cyber Security solution to customers across North America.

Job Description
As a Checkpoint Security Engineer, you will be responsible for performing advanced policy management, Checkpoint appliance upgrades, patching, and advanced administration.

Products include Checkpoint R70 and R80 appliances

Core Responsibilities
•    Web malware and how it can get inside the network and mitigation strategies
•    Strong Linux/Unix experience
•    Strong networking fundamentals
•    In-depth knowledge of the OSI stack
•    Scripting experience like Python and Bash
•    Strong diagnostic skills
•    Active participation in cybersecurity events
•    Strong written and verbal communication skills
•    Independent design experience of major software components
•    Proactive, self-motivated, and strong ability to learn new things with little guidance
•    Highly organized and thorough with critical attention to detail and documentation

Minimum Qualifications
•    3+ years professional experience maintaining a Checkpoint Next-Gen Firewall environment 
•    College degree or equivalent training with experience working in the Cyber Security field
•    Understanding of network architecture and implementation is a requirement; You will have worked with network security analysis
•    Checkpoint firewall deployment and configuration experience
•    Checkpoint firewall IPSEC vpn deployment and configuration experience
•    Documents and troubleshoots network and system issues
•    Creates and maintains diagrams and documentation
•    Basic experience with ITIL processes such as Incident/Problem/Configuration/Change management
•    Basic customer handling skills along with extensive hands on skills in defining and creating operational/procedure documents
•    Basic understanding of SANS Critical Security Controls (CSC)
•    Basic to Moderate knowledge of penetration techniques
One or more certifications including but not limited to: CCSE, CISSP, GSEC, Security+, Network+

Here at Atos, we want all of our employees to feel valued, appreciated, and free to be who they are at work. Our employee lifecycle processes are designed to prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique. Across the globe, we have created a variety of programs to embed our Atos culture of inclusivity, and work hard to ensure that all of our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute and feel that they are exactly where they belong.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas