Sr Security network engineer
location : Sunnyvale
12 Month Contract
This contract position is working with security engineers to provide services to Our internal customer-facing
requests. We are looking for Sr level security network engineer with a deep understanding of the Palo Alto Network
security appliance who can quickly deliver meaningful results and solutions with the flexibility to accommodate
evolving business needs and shifting priorities.
This role will be responsible for running and monitoring Our Client's network security infrastructure to support a variety of
mission-critical systems. This is a highly technical, hands-on role that requires expertise supporting Palo Alto Network
security systems at an enterprise scale.
The candidate will deliver in key areas:
Security Policy Enforcement - build and enforce security policies that protect our client's infrastructure
Engineering - continuously optimize secure, scalable and performant security tools and services
Reliability - drive fault detection and correction, performance and uptime
Monitoring - instrument systems to gain visibility and understanding of how they are performing at any time
5+ years of managing network security appliances (firewalls, VPN concentrators, proxies)
Expert understanding and hands-on experience with internal routing protocols and configuration
Expert understanding and hands-on experience with Palo Alto Firewalls.
Expert understanding and hands-on experience with Palo Alto Panorama
Expert understanding and hands-on experience with Palo Alto Expedition
Expert understanding Service Now ticketing system.
Fundamental understanding of CDN, DNS, anycast and traffic engineering
Thorough understanding of the latest technologies, security principles, and protocols
Complete command on dealing with security systems, intrusion detection systems, firewalls, anti-virus software,
log management, authentication systems, content filtering, etc.
Proficient with various programming languages such as Python/Java/Ruby/Perl/Go for building automation or integration with APIs
Understanding of the web-related terminologies and software such as web applications, web-related protocols, service-oriented architectures, and web services.
Excellent communication skills must be capable of working with cross-functional technical and business teams and varying levels of management
Strong project management skills, including excellent presentation development
Must be capable of writing detailed solution specifications, diagrams, best practices/standards documentation, operating procedures, test plans/test reports, etc.
Palo Alto Firewalls, VPN concentrators, proxies, Palo Alto Network