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BJs Wholesale Club IT – Sr. Security Engineer (Firewall Focus) in BJ's Club Support Center Marlborough, Massachusetts

Join our team of more than 34,000 team members, supporting our members and communities in our Club Support Center, 235+ clubs and eight distribution centers. BJ’s Wholesale Club offers a collaborative and inclusive environment where all team members can learn, grow and be their authentic selves. Together, we’re committed to providing outstanding service and convenience to our members, helping them save on the products and services they need for their families and homes.

The Benefits of working at BJ’s

• BJ’s pays weekly

• Generous time off programs to support busy lifestyles*

o Vacation, Personal, Holiday, Sick, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty

• Benefit plans for your changing needs*

o Three medical plans**, Health Reimbursement Account (HRA), Health Savings Account (HSA), two dental plans, flexible spending

*eligibility requirements vary by position

**medical plans vary by location

The IT – Sr. Security Engineer (Firewall Focus) is part of the BJS IT Security Engineering and Operations team that is responsible for (including but not limited) to Firewalls, Remote Access, VPN, NAC and overall network security. As part of the team, you will be working with multiple other teams on maintaining and improving our security posture as well as implementing new technologies in this retail environment with a primary focus as the Checkpoint Firewall SME. This is a great opportunity to join a strong team with great open collaboration and various skills.

This is a full time exempt position with the majority of work time scheduled Mon-Fri during business hours. Off hours work is required at times and includes pre-scheduled change work and issue troubleshooting as part of an oncall rotation.

Responsibilities include:

  • Primary SME for Checkpoint Firewall engineering, maintenance, patching, hardening, troubleshooting, and tickets.

  • Work independently and along side team members and project managers to complete projects and tasks within timelines and budgets.

  • Working firewall and other request tickets.

  • Work as a team player to troubleshoot both security and non-security issues to minimize potential downtime.

  • Schedule and implement changes through our change process (Some changes require work that is performed off hours and/or onsite work at a club or datacenter).

  • Engineer, Configure, and deploy security solutions and equipment.

  • Work transparently following the BJS processes.


  • Able to work independently and in a collaborative team environment.

  • Required Experience with Checkpoint Firewalls and Security technologies.

  • Preferred Experience with other Firewall technologies (Fortinet and Palo Alto)

  • Experience with Network technologies (VPN, Remote Access, Routing, SDWan, Wireless) and protocols (OSPF, BGP).

  • Cloud (AWS / Azure) experience preferred

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction

  • Must be able to create documents, spreadsheets, and detailed drawings using Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Visio.

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Equivalent work experience in IT Network Security.

  • Able to work off hours as needed

  • Perform other duties and tasks as directed by management.

In accordance with the Pay Transparency requirements, the following represents a good faith estimate of the compensation range for this position. At BJ’s Wholesale Club, we carefully consider a wide range of non-discriminatory factors when determining salary. Actual salaries will vary depending on factors including but not limited to location, education, experience, and qualifications. The pay range for this position is starting from $95,500.00.

At BJ's Wholesale Club, we’re focused on delivering unbeatable value and outstanding service to our members and communities.

Headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts, BJ's Wholesale Club is a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States. Currently operating more than 235 clubs, over 165 BJ's Gas® locations and eight distribution centers, we were the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept in the northeastern United States. Providing a curated assortment of grocery, general merchandise, gasoline and ancillary services, BJ's offers a differentiated shopping experience that is further enhanced by our omnichannel capabilities.