Staff Firewall Administrator

Date: May 20, 2024

Location: Hyderabad, TG, IN

Company: Maxeon

Powering Positive Change™  


Join Our Team at Maxeon: Staff Firewall Administrator – Where Innovation Meets Sustainability

Who We Are: Pioneers in Solar Energy at Maxeon, we're not just harnessing the power of the sun, we're leading a global energy revolution. Our mission? To champion solar energy for a sustainable future. In a world of constant change, the only way to make a meaningful impact is to stay ahead of the curve. That’s why at Maxeon Solar Technologies we’ve been pushing the boundaries of solar innovation every day for 39 years – from the very edge of outer space to countless rooftops below.        

Our highly advanced solar products are powering the fight against climate change in more than 100 countries around the globe. And our brilliant, passionate, and driven team of more than 5,000 people globally are Powering Positive Change™ every day.    


We value pushing boundaries, holding ourselves to a higher standard, and thriving together. If you are ready to contribute to our journey of excellence, we invite you to be a part of our dynamic team! 


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Are you ready to power positive change?  


Your Mission: As our Staff Firewall Administrator, based in Hyderabad, India and reporting to Manager, IT Network Infrastructure, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining secure and functional networks, leveraging their expertise in firewall administration and architecture. The role demands excellent problem-solving abilities and a thorough understanding of network security principles.


Make Your Mark: How You Will Drive Change:


  • Establish rules and access controls to defend against unauthorized access, modifications, and destruction of data.
  • Install, configure and maintain firewalls, AWS security group & WAF to protect the internal network.
  • Collaborate with engineering department to recommend best security practices.
  • Define and enforce policies, procedures, and standards related to LAN, WAN, security, and the use of computer and information assets.
  • Assist in managing incidents, problems, and changes following ITIL methodology.
  • Troubleshoot issues related to firewalls and provide technical assistance to users.
  • Monitor network performance and integrity.
  • Create & maintain complete technical documentation.
  • Works on project implementation.
  • Must be willing to participate in on-call support in the nights & weekends as part of the network engineering team supporting Global Infrastructure
  • Always complies the Environment, Health and Safety and Manufacturing Quality standards, rules and regulations.
  • Performs other duties may be assigned.


Your Toolkit: Skills That Make a Difference


Essential for your Success:

We understand that everyone has followed unique career paths, gaining valuable knowledge along the way. Don't worry if you don't tick all the boxes – apply anyway! Your experience is more than just a list of technical skills. 


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Networking or related degree
  • Must be familiar with L2 and L3 operation support on a global scale with at least 5 years experience in planning, implementation, or operation of IP network.
  • In-depth understanding of communication protocols (mainly TCP/IP) and routing protocols e.g., BGP, EIGRP, OSPF
  • Solid understanding of network security e.g., IDS, IPS, FW, AV, Proxies, DLP, PKI, SSL/TLS, SSL visibility, VPN, wireless security, DDoS, ZTNA, MicroSegmentation etc
  • Experience in Palo Alto NGFW and Palo Alto Panorama
  • Sharp & excellent troubleshooting skills


It would be Nice if You Have:

  • Experience in Cisco Routers and Cisco Switches
  • Solid understanding of network operating systems e.g., Cisco IOS, Cisco IOS XE & PAN OS
  • Professional certification e.g., CCNP, CISA, CISSP
  • Familiar with network design in the public cloud like AWS and AZURE


Life at Maxeon: Beyond the Job

At Maxeon, we are committed to creating an environment where innovation flourishes, diversity is embraced, and maintaining a healthy work-life balance is prioritized. We understand that our employees are our greatest asset, and we strive to support them both professionally and personally. Here’s what you can expect when you join our team: Competitive Salary and Benefits, Career Development Opportunities, Inclusive and Diverse Culture, Work-Life Harmony & Innovative Environment.


Ready to Make an Impact? Join Us! If you're driven by making a difference and eager to join our mission at Maxeon, we can't wait to meet you. Apply today and join our team to make a brighter future together

Our Commitment to Equal Opportunities:

Maxeon is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We actively provide equal employment opportunities, ensuring that every individual, regardless of background, can thrive. Maxeon will not tolerate unlawful discrimination against any applicant or employee. Our commitment goes beyond compliance; it’s integral to our values. Join us in creating a workplace where everyone is valued, respected, and empowered to contribute their best.

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