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Firewall & Proxy Administrator

  • Location: Phoenix, Arizona, 85007
  • Salary: 62.83
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position:  Firewall & Proxy Administrator
Location: Phoenix, AZ 85007
Term: 12 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Firewall administration (installing, configuring, operating, maintaining, monitoring, administering, and troubleshooting Palo Alto hardware and software)
  • Web Proxy administration (installing, configuring, operating, maintaining, monitoring, administering and troubleshooting ForcePoint hardware and software) 
  • Responding to outages and resolving and documenting priority incident tickets
  • Changing, upgrading, and patching boundary devices
  • Maintaining and operating Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS)
  • Troubleshooting and correcting IPS induced service issues
  • Granting and restricting administrative access to boundary devices according to authorization rules
  • Monitoring network boundaries to provide intrusion detection, identification, and internal/external IT threat analysis
  • Responding to and accomplishing change request actions and documenting changes, upgrades, patches
  • Troubleshooting web connectivity problems 

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5  years Experience in enterprise network administration (LAN, WAN, WIRELESS) 
  • 5  years Experience in web content filtering administration 
  • 5  years Experience with IP tables, firewall administration 
  • 2  years Experience with Palo Alto firewalls 
  • 5  years Experience with network topologies, architectures and mapping designs
  • Skilled in advanced routing and switching 
  • Skilled in VLAN and VPN networking configurations
  • Skilled in wireless network administration
  • Skilled in advanced network routing, logging and event handling 
  • Skilled in network and security controls
  • Skilled in network packet capture tools such as Wireshark

If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!