Remote Palo Alto Network Engineer

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  • Location:

    Orlando

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    377522

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiration date:

    08/10/2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Palo Alto Network Engineer (Remote) for an opportunity with a client located in Orlando, FL.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Deployment, installation, configuration, and operation of Palo Alto Networks (Firewalls, Panorama, and Wildfires), and Gigamon Network Terminal Access Point (TAP)

  • Incident response support including security monitoring, network and endpoint visibility, and threat management

  • Support troubleshooting Local Area Network (LAN)/Wide Area Network (WAN) and other network related problems

  • Provided direct support to a Security Operation Center environment

  • Participate in Proof-of-Concept efforts ranging from initial client exploratory meetings, gathering requirements, and structuring solution

Basic Qualifications:

  • Palo Alto Certifications

  • Senior Level Firewall Administration/Engineer with Networking knowledge (Palo Alto, Cisco, etc.)

  • Must have firewall and network engineering experience with designing, implementation, and maintaining Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) devices such as Palo Alto and Cisco.

  • Network Terminal Access Point (TAP) experience (Gigamon, IXIA)

  • Strong knowledge of Cisco Firepower firewalls

  • Linux experience and/or system administration

  • Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) experience

  • Working knowledge of network features and protocols with strong understanding of routing protocols (EIGRP/OSPF), and BGP.

  • System/Network Monitoring experience

  • Experience with Information Assurance (IA) hardening and compliance (STIG, CIS, documentation, etc.)

  • Familiarity with task automation

  • Must be able to work collaboratively with other system administrators, system engineers, and network engineers in a team environment

  • Self-motivated with strong communication and organizational skills

  • Experience working with Security Operations Center

  • Knowledge of the Zero Trust model for security

  • Experience installing and configuring a virtual environment

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

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