Gateway Engineer

Location: Deakin
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 14 days ago
Contact: Param Kaur
Reference: 262968

About the role

The successful candidate will be a passionate IT professional with demonstrated experience in key areas of a secure internet gateway or similar context. The Security of the department's systems is a priority and the successful candidate will have a deep understanding of how to manage network devices in a secure manner, and to take initiative to rectify any issues, where appropriate.


Assist Internet Services team (Gateway) in troubleshooting and managing Gateway devices and services such as Web Proxy, Email, Firewall, F5 Balancers, IPS/IDS (Intrusion Prevention / Detection), Sandbox.
Performing wide range of activities in management and support of network services, secure internet gateway and datacentres
Work collaboratively across multi-disciplinary teams to ensure effective delivery of technical programs and gateway projects
Develop and maintain documentation relevant to the Internet Gateway environment
Assist with maintaining the security of the Gateway environment by performing duties such as patching and hardening of platforms
ISM/ IRAP knowledge would be preferable

Skills and experience

Essential criteria
1. Demonstrated experience of managing gateway infrastructure such as Firewalls, Proxy, Mail servers, DNS and VPN
2. Demonstrated experience implementing and maintaining IPS/IDS and/or Web Application Firewalls
3. Demonstrated high-level experience of working with load balancing using F5 and working with multiple operating systems such as Windows and Linux
4. Demonstrated knowledge of Cisco networking devices such as Routers and Switches and routing protocols such as BGP and OSPF
5. Well-developed communication skills with a proven ability to communicate both orally and in writing with management and technical stakeholders across business and technical areas
6. Hold a current full Australian Drivers Licence

Desirable criteria
1. Experience with one or more of the following: Bluecoat ProxySG, Cisco ESA/SMA, Fortigate, FortiSandbox, Infoblox DNS
2. Experience implementing cloud proxy solutions
3. Experience automating gateway services
4. Working knowledge of cyber security frameworks and standards, specifically the Information Security Manual (ISM) and IRAP process

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Param on 02 6268 9781 quoting reference 262968.

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Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.