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.