System Administrator (Firewall)

Employer
CyberCore Technologies
Location
Gwynn Oak, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2020
Closes
Sep 20, 2020
Ref
1213876442
Hours
Full Time
JOIN THE CYBERCORE TECHNOLOGIES TEAM . We are Growing! Bring your technical capabilities, enthusiasm, and Team Focus. Seeking Candidates for a System Administrator (Firewall) Opportunity in Woodlawn, MD. US Citizenship or Permanent Residency (Green Card holder) required due to Clearance/Security/Government needs. Job Description : Provide technical analysis in network security planning, engineering, and design. Provide technical analysis in network security planning, engineering, and design. Service as the enterprise expert in cross-functional discipline of enterprise network and cyber security infrastructure. Provide analysis for implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to network security problems. Maintain technical expertise in all areas of network and cyber security hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, firewalls, and Intrusion Detection/Intrusion Prevention devices. Coordinate third-party maintenance for network and cyber security equipment. Troubleshoot problems with department users and department network administrators. Validate enterprise-level network security design, newly released equipment software and operating system for vulnerabilities and deficiencies. Provide specifications and detail schematics for unified network architecture of the enterprise. Provide daily monitoring/detection of potential performance/throughput issue and develop risk mitigation solutions. Provide guidance to team members and provide status metrics to Government customer and Northrop Grumman management. Provide third-level support and troubleshooting of network problems. Periodically provide after-hours and weekend support. Design, test, and implement state-of-the-art secure operating systems, networks, and database products, including design of high-level dashboards, using data feeds from different network tools. Required Candidate Qualifications : US Citizenship or Permanent Residency (Green Card holder) required due to clearance/security/Government needs. Bachelor s Degree and 9 years of relevant Cyber Security experience, or Master s Degree and 7 years of relevant Cyber Security experience, or PhD with 4 years of relevant Cyber Security experience, or 13 years of relevant Cyber Security experience in lieu of degree. Possess once active (expert-level) firewall certification: Juniper (JNCIE-SEC or JNCDS-SEC) , Palo Alto (PCNSE), or Checkpoint (CCSE). 6 years of experience performing security functions on network devices, appliances, and security tools. 7 years of experience in demonstrates the skill and ability to translate security mandates and guidelines such as NIST 800-series into operational functions. 6 years of experience with whitelisting and blacklisting using network security tools and devices. Possess. Ability to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust clearance. Preferred Qualifications: 3 years of experience with scalable firewall platform with either Checkpoint or Palo Alto products. 2 years of experience with virtual firewalls. 2 years of experience with Skybox tool. At CyberCore, Our Goal is to Maintain a Healthy Work-Life Balance and Provide Interesting Work Supporting Our Nation s Security. CyberCore is Proud to Offer : Competitive Salaries; Generous leave packages; Education Reimbursement and Bonuses for Completing Certifications; Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance for Team Members and Families; Social and Philanthropic Events Celebrating Our Team and Giving Back to Our Community. For more information on CyberCore Technologies, go to www.cybercoretech.com CyberCore Technologies is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, National Origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by law.