Location - Charleston, SC

 

Position Description:

The Network Firewall Security Analyst will be responsible for maintaining network security firewalls at government installations. The installation will require work in a team setting at the government site and requires installation methodology, device configuration, site training and documentation. The Network Firewall Security Analyst will also be responsible for ongoing support of the government site regarding problems encountered with the Network Security Suite. Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and eight (8) years of experience. An additional six (6) years of relevant experience may be substituted for degree requirement
  • Must possess an active T5 (SSBI) investigation with current eligibility
  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain within 90 days of start - DOD 8570 IAT Level ll certifications: Security+ CE (or SSCP, CCNA-Sec, GSEC or higher) DOD 8570 CND
  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain within 90 days of start - Infrastructure Support certifications: CEH (or SSCP or higher) Operating System certification CCISCO CCENT/CCNA/CCNA
  • Strong working knowledge and experience with Firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems, and security practices
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP regarding routing and sub-netting
  • Strong understanding of local and wide area (LAN) networking and proficiency with troubleshooting network issues proficiently
  • Must also be able to train others on various computer software and hardware
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter that can work under general direction in a highly collaborative, team-based environment
  • Ability to travel when necessary, up to 25%

 

Preferred/ Desired Skills:

  • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance
  • Experience with or knowledge of Palo Alto Firewalls, Palo Alto Panorama, Cisco ASA
  • PCCSA/PCNSA/PCNSE highly preferred