Senior Information Security Engineer Position

Mission Critical Systems - Atlanta, GA

Full-timeEstimated: $93,000 - $120,000 a year
Mission Critical Systems, a market-leading IT Security VAR, seeks a Senior Information Security Engineer with a strong Palo Alto background. Individual will be responsible for assisting our customers with installation configuration, and troubleshooting of security products, such as firewall gateways, IPS, Web Application Firewalls and other gateway/endpoint technologies.

Key Responsibilities:
5+ years of experience with IP networking and security devices.
Deploy, maintain, and troubleshoot firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Solutions, VPN appliances, event and log analysis, security change tracking and other network security systems and devices.
Develop detailed documentation for operational use and customer reports..
Stay up-to-date on security concepts and technologies.
Ensure client needs are met and deliverables produced on time according to specified project deliverables/scope
Expert knowledge on Palo Alto Firewalls and Security Platforms
Requires both telephone and on-site work. Some after-hours work and overnight travel is required.

Strong background in Internet security.
Strong Linux/Unix skills.
Strong TCP/IP internetworking skills including a thorough understanding of application protocols.
Hands-on experience with Palo Alto Networks firewalls.
Strong knowledge of security solutions and product lines.
Scripting/coding skills a plus.
Customer oriented, friendly and have the ability to work well within a diverse group of people
Strong problem solving abilities.
Excellent written, oral, and telephone communication skills.
Team player and able to work under pressure.
Applicant must be a US citizen and be able to pass a criminal background check.

Salary & Benefits:
Competitive salary based on experience and abilities.
Exposure to the top products in IT security, at some of the leading corporations.
Company training and paid certifications in products and technologies.
Earned time off starting at 15 days per year.
Employee paid Healthcare
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Mission Critical Systems is a Woman Owned Business and Equal Opportunity Employer.