Network Security Analyst - entry level
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The successful candidate will be a key member of the Firewall Policy Operations team and should come from a background in networking and/or security. We are seeking a pro-active, detail orientated and highly motivated individual who would also be comfortable with client facing aspects of the role.
Reporting directly to the Firewall Policy Operations Manager, responsibilities include:
• Evaluating business area requests to facilitate Firewall rule updates
• Ensuring requests meet information security standards
• Implementing approved Firewall Change Requests
• Implementing ACI Contract Modification Requests
• Peer reviewing team member’s implementations
• Liaising with interfacing Security and Network teams to troubleshoot Firewall incidents
• Participating in ongoing Firewall Policy improvement activity
• Participate in Firewall Rule Optimization activity
Essential Criteria• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
• Solid understanding of IT Security concepts
• Good understanding of networking (TCP/IP, subnetting, NAT, switching and routing)
• Strong MS Excel skills
• Ability to translate customer requirements into a technical solution
• Experience of Firemon
• Experience using Python or similar scripting language
• Knowledge of Cisco ACI Fabric
• Knowledge of Server Load Balancing concepts
• Cisco ICND, CCNA
• Palo Alto ACE
• CompTia Security+ or Network+
The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.
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