Senior Network Security Engineer

Phoenix, AZ

Senior Network Security Engineer

Category: Infrastructure/Cloud

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Alternate Location(s): United States, Arizona, Phoenix

Position ID: J0624-1993

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI Global Infrastructure Solutions is looking for a Senior Network Security Engineer to join our growing team. The successful candidate will provide strategic, tactical, and operational network and security support of our large multi-tenant data center and network.

This role must be located in either the Fairfax, VA or Pheonix, AZ.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Work with other infrastructure, security, and business teams to create strategic and tactical plans

• Respond quickly and effectively to network issues, outages, and change requests

• Recommend and perform system maintenance on network and security hardware/software as required

• Gather requirements, design, build, implement, and support internal and client networks

• Respond quickly and effectively to network issues, outages, and change requests

• Utilize network monitoring tools to proactively address capacity, performance, and availability issues before service degradation occurs

• Create and implement automation to increase efficiency, deployment velocity and reduce errors

• Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation for network support

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Minimum of 7 years’ networking experience

• Demonstrated experience with Fortinet Web Application Firewalls

• Demonstrated experience with Palo Alto and Fortinet Next Generation firewalls

• Demonstrated expertise with Fortinet firewalls

• Demonstrated expertise of TCP/IP fundamentals, IP sub netting, routing protocols (OSPF, BGP), and network management

• Demonstrated expertise of point-to-point, VPN, and other WAN connectivity options

• Demonstrated expertise of switching, VLANs, VRF and related technologies

• Demonstrated expertise of Cisco switches and routers, including Nexus series switches, and ASR routers

Minimum Education Required: High School Diploma/GED

Desired qualifications / non-essential skills required

• B.S. degree in computer science or similar preferred

• CISSP Certification preferred

• Cisco CCNA / CCNP certification preferred

• Experience with Cisco ASA firewalls preferred

• Experience with F5 load balancers preferred

• Experience with Dell networks preferred

• Experience with Arista networks preferred

• Experience with Automation preferred

“CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $76,300 - $202,700.”

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


  • Cryptography

  • Firewalls

  • Fortigate

  • Fortigate

  • Load Balancing

  • Ansible

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.