Job Requisition Details

Last updated on 02/08/2018

Security Analyst Richmond, VA

Job Description

Job Summary

Maconit is seeking an experienced Firewall administrator for operational implementation, maintenance and configuration of firewalls in Richmond, VA

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs maintenance and changes in firewalls as required.
  • Implementation of new firewalls as required.
  • Assists with troubleshooting network connectivity as it relates to firewalls.
  • Utilizes change management, request, and ticketing systems, documents status updates and problem resolutions.
  • Complete All assignments in a timely manner with an acceptable level of quality
  • Maintains documentation related to work area
  • Completes network change requests.
  • Follows documented processes, procedures and policies.
  • Performs customer service duties and responds to customer and project requests as defined by management.
  • Other related duties assigned as needed.


  • Must have a minimum of 2 years recent operational experience administering both next generation and traditional firewalls as their primary role
  • Must have networking/firewall background.
  • Must have networking TCP/IP routing experience
  • Must be highly motivated and able to work effectively under minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be team-oriented, placing priority on quality and the successful completion of team goals
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Security related industry certifications a plus.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems or Computer Sciences is a plus but not required.
  • UNIX System Admin or Windows Server experience is a plus but not required
  • Must be able to rack firewall hardware – lifting up to 40 lbs.
  • Must be able to work on firewalls bound by NRC regulations.