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Network Security Engineer - Fort Worth, TX 76155
Ref No.: 17-03501
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Job Title:  Network Security Engineer
Job Location:  Fort Worth, TX 76155
Position Type: Contract
Rate: DOE
 
US Citizen and Green Card preferred- No Third Party C2C Candidates

Job Description
 
Education, Experience, and Certification
  • Bachelor's degree in telecommunications, computer science, information technology or 5 + years of progressive technical training/experience is required.
  • 5 + year experience in information security discipline with focus on network security theory and practice.
  • Certifications: CCNA is preferred.
 
Required Skills:
  • Strong working knowledge of Cisco ASAs including software versions 7.x, 8.x and 9.x.
  • Must have hands-on experience of configuring ASAs into multiple context, Active/Active failover, Active / Standby Failover, Policy Maps, Layer 2 attack prevention.
  • Minimum 1 year supporting Palo Alto firewalls in an enterprise environment.
  • Minimum 2 years supporting Cisco Client and the AnyConnect client in an enterprise environment.
  • In-depth understanding of the OSI Reference Model and its security implications.
  • In-depth knowledge of networking, principles of routing, internet services and protocols and their security implications.
  • Possess effective verbal and written communications as well as strong organizational skills.
  • Must be capable of working well independently as well as in a highly collaborative team environment.
  • Strong experience in network engineering, routing and switching concepts and troubleshooting.
 
Desired Skills:
  • Strong working knowledge of remote access types and their security implications.
  • Working knowledge of various encryption algorithms and techniques.
  • Working knowledge in system, UNIX, Windows, and network device administration.
  • Experienced in the creation of technical documentation including discovery of devices, visio.