Palo Alto Security Engineer

IntellectFaces - Bethesda, MD

Location: Bethesda, MD

Must be able to obtain a public trust clearance(level 6) and Must be a US citizen or green card holder

Duties include:
  • Install, configure, manage and troubleshoot Palo Alto and Cisco Firewalls.
  • Maintain and administer perimeter security systems such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
  • Responsible for ongoing configuration changes, monitoring and maintenance for Palo Alto
  • Understand and familiar with processes like change management, revision control, and automation.
  • Help in troubleshooting customer’s network security issues.
  • Research industry best practices and make recommendations
  • Create configuration and installation documents
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills, be a team player and willing to learn.
Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or other related discipline OR CCIE certification, written and practical exam, in at least one of the following areas of specialization:
  • Service Provider, Routing & Switching, Data Centre, Security or Wireless.
  • This position requires a minimum of ten (10) years of experience in service provider networking
  • Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer 7 (PCNSE7) certification.
  • Ability to obtain Public Trust Clearance (Level 6)
  • Install and maintain firewall technologies such as: Palo Alto and Cisco ASAs.
  • Have knowledge in VPN, VRF, MPLS, and network routing.
  • Excellent knowledge of TCP/IP.
  • Need good oral and written communications skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Should have experience with Internet technologies and networking
  • Assist on other projects and operational issues
  • Requires 10% travel within the tri-states area in DMV.
  • Support the 24/7 NOC operations and be available for on-call duties on a rotating basis
  • Drive around in local area to various buildings, be able to safely lift, move, rack and install equipment up to 60 lbs.
Additional Requirements:
  • Network protocol captures and analysis (i.e. wireshark, netflow, etc.)
  • Experience with Linux, Windows, MAC
Job Features

Job Category Palo Alto Security Engineer
Duration 6+ Months
Job Location Bethesda, MD