Modern Digital Watch

Firewall Administrator Senior & Journeyman

Fort Meade, MD


  • Support 3 data centers with Palo Alto NexGen Firewalls protecting the internet ingress/egress points.

  • Palo Alto devices in the Enterprise are managed with Panorama.

  • Datacenters and user access devices are all supported by typical Cisco switching equipment.

Additional job descriptions:

o Configure all Palo Alto and Cisco devices in accordance with current DISA STIG Baseline requirements.

o Provide any other recommended configuration changes pertaining to industry best practices, zero trust implementation, and Palo Alto/Cisco recommendations.

o Review/analyze network topology, firewall connections, and current rule sets to recommend, and eventually implement, changes to properly secure the network layer.

o Submit all changes for approval prior to implementation.

o Propose any modifications to the network topology to enhance the ability of the firewall to defend the network.

Must have a minimum of Secret clearance - NO EXCEPTIONS.

Journeyman requires minimum 3 years of experience senior requires a minimum 8 years experience working with network equipment.