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Network and Firewall Administrator

  • Location: Phoenix, Arizona, 85012
  • Salary: 55.85
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Network and Firewall Administrator
Location: Phoenix, AZ 85012
Term: 6 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Computer network architecture, configuration and support including but not limited to Cisco and Meraki switches, routers and wireless equipment
  • AWS/cloud network architecture, configuration and support
  • Palo Alto Networks Firewall architecture, configuration and support
  • Secure remote access and multi-factor authentication systems
  • Perform data center systems design, deployments and ongoing administration
  • Maintain documentation and desk procedures for responsible systems/functions
  • Remediate security vulnerabilities for responsible systems
  • Participate as subject matter expert on cross-functional project teams
  • Adhere to Incident, Problem, Configuration and Change Management processes and controls
  • Perform user/customer support including answering requests for assistance, creating tickets, and performing troubleshooting operations
  • Chair firewall change advisory board (CAB) and schedule/facilitate weekly meetings

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5 years experience as a network administrator in a mission-critical, medium-to-large enterprise environment
  • Ability to perform advanced network planning, design, analysis, deployment and support with both on-premises and cloud-based systems
  • Proven customer service skills and ability to work well with all levels of staff
  • Proven time management and self-organization skills
  • Demonstrated troubleshooting, problem resolution skills and analytical ability
  • Ability to work within established operational policies and guidelines
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adapt to the changing needs of the agency
  • Ability to respond to and act on occasional, after business hours incidents
  • Ability to occasionally work after business hours to perform scheduled changes

Preferred Skills:

  • One or more related, industry-accepted certifications such as CCNA, MCSE, VMWare, CISSP.
  • BS in Computer/Information Systems

If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!