Firewall Administrator

  • Markham, Canada
  • Contract

Company Description

Aandrajax is a Canadian Information Technology consulting firm predominantly focused in niche IT expertise areas drawn from many years of expertise of its management, associates and consultants servicing the Banking, Financial Services, Telecommunication, Healthcare, Education, Retail, Government besides critical technology solutions, in the backdrop of a North American and offshore setting.


We are dedicated to helping clients grow through our combined business/IT knowledge, thoughtful innovation and global scale. Over the years, we've built expertise that runs broad and deep across almost every major industry. This today enables us to anticipate client requirements and fulfill demand as it emerges.

Job Description

Firewall Administrator



  • Drive and coordinate firewall activities across wave migrations
  • Resolve firewall issues and define solutions for separating DPC from client
  • Help establish existing firewall rules to the new data centers
  • Coordinate firewall activities across entities and 3rd parties
  • Work with the application support teams, Enterprise Application Integration and Security SMEs
  • Perform deep-dive analysis and requirement definition of all firewall requirements for each wave migration during the planning phase
  • Provide firewall rules and requirements to HP firewall team
  • Work seamlessly with the HP firewall team members
  • Resolve issues during the physical wave migrations
  • Work with the Technical Application SME Role Lead and drive application wave migration planning and execution
  • Establishes logical groups of waves to migrate from source to target data centers
  • Align and schedule resources to support the wave migration plan. Lead and represent client during the physical wave migrations. Resolve issues with the planning and execution of wave migrations
  • Escalate issues, as necessary, to the Migration Leader. Communicate status of planning wave migrations
  • Participate in Go/No-Go decisions
  • Participate in wave migration check-point and/or status meetings
  • Work with testing resources and application support teams to ensure application validation tests are planned appropriately for each application and those tests are completed during the migration activities
  • Integrate with the Firewall/Network SME and other team members to ensure thorough planning and preparation is completed prior to the actual wave migration




  • Firewall administration background
  • Strong network engineering skills (CCNA, CCNP, CCDP, etc.)
  • Strong security fundamentals
  • Experience in PlateSpin or Acronis vmProtect 7: P2V migration