Job ID: 1924803
Location: OAK RIDGE, TN, United States
Date Posted: Nov 1, 2019
Subcategory: Cyber Ops Center Support
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
The role is responsible for monitoring, troubleshooting, maintaining, and configuring a variety of content filtering, network firewall, and intrusion prevention tools according to operational guidelines. Other responsibilities include the following:
Interface with end-users, systems administrators, and engineers for scheduling and implementing firewall exception requests and network troubleshooting efforts.
Configure new firewall equipment
Monitor security system logs and status.
Perform daily tuning of firewall and IPS tools
Communicate and escalate issues and incidents as required by process or management
Software maintenance and patching of network security tools
Maintain and follow standard security operating procedures, processes, and guidelines
Provide suggestions or requirements for engineering initiatives and services
Participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation to support the demands of a global enterprise
Document all events and tickets in the appropriate systems
Participate in knowledge sharing
Involved in a wide range of security issues including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access.
Performing documentation review and improvement
Attending meetings as needed
Additional responsibilities will include the support of Security Operations Center activities
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: AA Degree in related discipline and one year related experience; Or, High School and two (2) years of related experience with relavent certification.
To be considered for this role it is preferred the candidate have:
- A solid background of IP networking concepts and Networking troubleshooting.
- Direct experience with network firewall administration.
- Experience with Intrusion Prevention Systems: reviewing/implementing signature updates, tuning false-positives, implementing custom intelligence as requested
- Experience using log aggregation tools, such as Splunk, Tufin, or Palo Alto’s Panorama to troubleshoot network and application problems
- Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of the security industry and trends
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