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Senior IT Analyst - Firewall Network Engineering

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Date: Dec 23, 2021

Location: Chesterfield, MO -Missouri, US, 63017

Company: Bunge

Position Summary:

Design, deploy and manage Bunge’s Network Security Infrastructure (firewalls, proxies, load balancers, SSL VPN…).  The candidate must have the capability of processing firewall requests in a secure and consistent way.  Additionally, the candidate must be able to provide backup coverage for other Security specialists who are responsible for a wide variety of Security technologies.


Core Functions:

  • Review Firewall Security Requests and work with requesters to implement approved, least-privilege rules which minimize risk, but still enable critical business functions
  • Implement Site-to-Site VPNs between Bunge and our Business Partners when required
  • Maintain a zero-error level of discipline in following existing naming and color standards within Firewall objects and all other record-keeping needs
  • Work with the application development teams to create WAF/Load Balancer configurations for new and existing applications.
  • Reliably perform monitoring and compliance reporting tasks without management involvement
  • Proven ability to lead project teams
  • Able to explain complex technologies in a simplified form for others, and also capable of troubleshooting / proving whether a reported error most likely being impacted by the network firewall, router, proxy, IPS, Web Filters, load balancer, packet shaper, HIDS, Host-based firewall / filter, etc.
  • Excellent Customer Service skills


Skill/Experience Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree in information security, computer science, or a related technical area
  • At least 10 years of Checkpoint Firewall System Administration experience (certification preferred)
  • Ability to convert an Analyst or user's request for security into a secure, least-privilege solution.
  • In-depth understanding of network perimeter architecture, routing, NAT'ing, ISO Model, etc.
  • Proven Project Management experience upgrading mission-critical systems such as Firewalls.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of Citrix ADC (Netscaler), GigaMon, Forcepoint proxies and AWS cloud technologies.
  • Background and Knowledge of Linux OS, and Windows Server Administration
  • Extremely high level of attention-to-detail when working with routine tasks, adhering to policy, and maintaining / evaluating Bunge standards.
  • Some prior exposure, and an ability to quickly learn a wide variety of existing Security technologies such as Radius, PKI, IDS/IPS, Web Security Filters, Active Directory, Group Policies, Access Controls, etc.
  • Able to extract essential information from within massive collections of data (using filtering, scripting, and/or queries), and automate future searches
  • Updates and maintains Information Security policies, standards, procedures, and other related documents
  • Performs and documents information security risk assessments
  • Identifies and supports business information security requirements
  • Deploys and monitors a wide range of technical security controls
  • Experience drafting and disseminating Information Security operational metrics and management reports               


In order to protect all employees and maintain a safe working environment, Bunge requires employees in U.S. offices to be fully vaccinated.  Anyone unable or unwilling to be vaccinated will be required to participate in weekly testing and follow strict safety protocols while in the office.

Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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