Our client is looking for a Network Administrator with experience with Cisco (Nexus) Routers and Swtiches (2k, 5k, 7k) to support the environment. Experience administering, installing, and maintaining Palo Alto Firewalls is necessary as well.
This datacenter supports over 150K users in the US Army and hosts over 80 applications for the departments of the US Army.
Must pass CompTia Security + prior to starting
Must be able to obtain a DOD Secret Clearance
1. CompTIA Security+
2. CCNP or CCNA (may look at someone strong with only a CCNA)
This position is for a network admin focused on Cisco switch and firewalls, F5 load balancers, and Palo Alto firewalls implementation and management. This position will work with the existing network engineers to manage, deploy, and troubleshoot both NIPR and SIPR switching, firewall, and F5 load balancers. This position will assist with implementing new switches, firewalls, and load balancers, and provide input for developing local operating procedures and policies as needed or requested. This position will need to be adept at monitoring the ongoing operation of the switches and identifying potential issues and corrective actions as needed.
Summary of role from internal team member - 'This role will be heavy working with firewalls. Their % breakdown varies day to day. This person must be good at troubleshooting issues and handling any problems that may arise. Someone who has some experience with coding or working with applications would be a great fit. They also have Linux in the environment so if the professional has Linux experience. The networking team really wants someone who is a great fit for the team and the person can learn as they go.
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