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Proxy and Application Gateway Engineering



Durham, NC, USA · Westlake, TX, USA · smithfield, ri, usa · Merrimack, NH, USA · Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2024

Job Description:

Proxy and Application Gateway Engineering

The Team

Fidelity’s Enterprise Infrastructure Global Network Team is adding a director level individual contributor to the Network Proxy Engineering (NPE) team. We are a dynamic group of experts looking to demonstrate emerging technologies to rapidly improve the ability of Fidelity's Business Units.

As an individual contributor on the NPE team, you will be a member of the team and will engage in multiple proxy related projects, collaborate with Fidelity Application Architecture (FAA) team on future technologies, also providing 3rd line operational support and problem resolution. You will support the engineering and operational teams in handling complex incidents and requests and will collaborate and work extensively with technology partners across the Fidelity enterprise.

We are looking for a standout colleague who excels in a dynamic, fast paced work environment. You will also administer and design highly complex Proxy environments for the security of Fidelity’s critical resources. You will have the opportunity to use all your skills and continue to grow them as Fidelity has a phenomenal learning culture.

administer vs manage? Does this set any mental expectations around having people report?

The Expertise and Skill You Bring

  • 5+ years within the proxy and network security space
  • 10+ years within the network engineering environment
  • Cloud proxy knowledge and experience
    • Zscaler, ZIA and ZDX preferred
  • Ability to support the following Proxies: Web, SOCKS, and Plug in an explicit proxy environment
    • Symantec Blue Coat, and NGINX preferred
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, TLS and the OSI Model
  • Solid understanding of network security best practices
  • Experience with PAC File functions and creation
    • Understanding of Javascript
    • Understanding of wpad/pac file interoperations with browsers
  • Experience with SSL Interception on web sessions for ICAP/DLP inspection
  • Knowledge of Agile best practices and familiar with Jira
  • Trouble shoot issues related to the Network or Proxy environments
    • Member of 3rd level engineering escalation, participate in and on-call rotation
  • Management of life cycle for various technologies within the space (includes vendor management)
  • Engineering customer connectivity / onboarding based on requirements
    • Consulting with customers on best practices and options
    • Business to Customer as well as Business to Business connectivity
  • Documentation of complex technologies and topologies based on security standard methodologies
  • Good interpersonal skills, ability to speak with customers of all levels
  • Experience leading technical teams
  • An ability to lead change in a creative and collaborative manner with business and technical partners.
  • Infrastructure software development and automation skills, Python, Ansible

The Value You Deliver

  • Participating in complex and creative multi-functional assignments and multiple phases of a project
  • Adhering to departmental technical policies and procedures
  • Working independently or leading team complex technology projects
  • Managing and crafting highly complex secure connectivity solutions for security of Fidelity’s critical resources and enablement of revenue producing services
  • You proactively develop and share your knowledge while developing others modeling a culture of continuous learning, mentoring, and coaching.
  • Liaison with vendors to address hardware and software issues
  • Providing support for all Enterprise Proxy environment
  • Effectively managing and participating on projects that involve other groups
  • Preparing technical and project proposals for management review and approval
  • Participating on multi-functional crisis resolution teams as required
  • Providing research and analysis to support business unit project initiatives
  • Performing on-call (7 x 24) coverage on a rotational basis with other Proxy Engineers