Firewall Analyst

Cyber Security Cyber Risk Posted: 09-Nov-2022

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Deloitte Global is the engine of the Deloitte network. Our professionals reach across disciplines and borders to develop and lead global initiatives. We deliver strategic programs and services that unite our organization.

Work you'll do

  • Review firewall security policy changes against Deloitte policies, standards, and best practice
  • Respond to firewall change requests to provide compliance validation for their approval
  • Providing consultation services with regards to firewall policy change requests, including potential workarounds to meet business needs in a secure manner
  • Continually improve the security posture of Deloitte network firewall systems
  • Participate and provide input in development of network firewall architecture
  • Define and adapt criteria for security reviews based on internal policy and standards
  • Perform periodic reviews of all network firewall configurations to maintain compliance
  • Track remediation of findings by firewall compliance team
  • Act and communicate security project requests
  • Willingness to participate in vendor relationships and meetings 
  • Assist in drafting and editing firewall related standards, policies and guidelines
  • Assist in drafting and editing firewall related risk models, methods and procedures.

The team

The Deloitte Global Cybersecurity function is responsible for enhancing data protection, standardizing and securing critical infrastructure, and gaining cyber visibility through security operations centers. The Cybersecurity organization delivers a comprehensive set of security services to Deloitte’s global network of firms around the globe.


Education (degree): Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
Other (Explain): Bachelor's Degree/University Degree and/or Undergraduate Diploma in Information Security, Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics or equivalent experience
Years of Experience: 4+ years with minimum 2 years into network security
Technical Skills
  • Strong background in security operations and security systems management
  • Good understanding of common TCP/IP architecture, principles, operations and controls
  • Good understanding of network security firewall UTM technologies, trends, vendors, processes and methodologies
  • Good understanding of common firewall architectures and implementations
  • Strong understanding of basic protocols used by the internet, such as HTTP(S), DNS, TLS
  • Good understanding of basic networking concepts, such as routing, switching, firewall, and common enterprise security monitoring tools
  • Good understanding of information security principles
  • Good understanding of information security policy enforcement
Experience with the following products are strongly preferred:
  • Knowledge of next-gen firewall technologies
  • Knowledge of the Cisco Firepower, Checkpoint, Palo Alto, and/or Tufin platforms
  • Any experience with host-based firewall, or network-based VPN products as well as SIEM management tools is a plus
Other Qualifications
  • Industry recognized security certifications a plus (e.g., Cisco Certified Security Professional, CCNA-S, Check Point Certified Security Administrator, Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer.)

Our culture

At Deloitte Global people are valued and respected for who they are – with opportunities to bring their unique perspectives, talents and passions to business challenges. Our global workspace creates room for individuality and collaboration. Ours is an inclusive, supportive, connected culture with a focus on development, flexibility, and well-being. This culture makes Deloitte Global one of the most rewarding places to work, and to transform your career.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe in investing in you, helping you identify and hone your unique strengths at every step of your career. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities, and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.


At Deloitte, we value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Our Total Rewards program reflects our continued commitment to lead from the front in everything we do—that’s why we take pride in offering a comprehensive variety of programs and resources to support your health and well-being.

At Deloitte Global, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritize respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.