Eagle Alliance is currently hiring for an Firewall Network Engineer to support our client in Annapolis Junction, MD
The Firewall Network Engineer brings specialized skills and focuses on technical aspects of vendor data center network architecture and operations. The engineer will work daily alongside engineering staff at site to become thoroughly familiar with unique processes and requirements relative to the DoD specific configurations and challenges. Engineer will assist in the overall performance, deployment, and maintenance of global data center network environment. Engineer will work alongside of fellow engineering team members to mentor, knowledge share, and develop new DCN solutions.
Active TS/SCI with a current polygraph required
2 years’ experience plus bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of experience and education
Security+ Certification required or CCNA Security
Networking experience with TCP/IP, PCAP, Layer 2/3 networking, SSL
Fluency in the following tools: Fluke, Wireshark, Gigamon, Riverbed, HPNA, Netbrain
Familiarity with STE/STN and CCRI compliance
Experience working in cloud (private/hybrid) environments, especially Azure
Experience supporting Palo Alto Networks products
Experience in troubleshooting connectivity issues for both services and applications
Experience communicating and collaborating in a team setting
Experience in designing/deploying/implementing next generation firewalls and leveraging new technologies for improve security posture
Ability to act in a client/customer-facing capacity
Hours: 40hrs/wk / On-call (some travel may be required)
Typical Firewall Engineer activities include:
Analyzing network and firewall configurations
Assisting with firewall inventory tracking and management
Reviews PCAP data for network troubleshooting and optimization
Troubleshooting connectivity issues and supporting operations
Developing firewall operating procedures
Evaluating technical specifications for interoperability
Assisting in the ongoing definition of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for the network and services.
Design/implement/migrate new next generation firewall solutions
Collaborate w/project manager and frameworks to coordinate/maintain schedule
Keep project stakeholders abreast of updates and issues
Cultivate industry/solution provider certifications as needed
Perform regular system maintenance in support of IAVA vulnerabilities/CCRI compliance/code upgrades
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.