Security On-Demand Firewall Administrator in San Diego, California

Job Descriptions:

Security On-Demand is a visionary player in the managed security space. For 16 years, we have been leading the security industry with advanced, 'ahead of the times' security solutions. We don’t seek to become the biggest MSSP; we just want to be the best. We are laser focused on helping our customers stay ahead of the threats and have a long tradition of doing just that. Founded in 2001, Security On-Demand (SOD), has been an industry pioneer, and recognized innovator within the managed security industry with over a decade of experience in optimizing security technology and operations expertise that can be blended into a subscription based managed service.Our clients range from Fortune 500 to Mid-enterprise and small businesses in a variety of industries including financial services, healthcare, retail, e-commerce, hospitality, government, utilities, energy, entertainment, manufacturing, biomedical, and many others.

Are you tired of bureaucracy and doing the same thing day after day?

We are a company where you will be able to make a direct impact on both the product and company culture. Your opinions matter and are listened to.

Our culture is collaborative, one that respects and appreciates you for your unique skills.

You will be challenged and learn new skills in the latest technologies.

You will be able to work on a variety of projects and will not get bored!

We enjoy a flexible work schedule and casual work environment.

This is your chance to make a difference, take the next step in your career with a company that offers promotional opportunities, training and a long-term career path.

Are you looking to take the next step in your career and expand your professional and educational opportunities in a rapidly growing company? If so, we want to talk to you! We are looking for a talented Firewall Administrator to join our team of professionals.

Position Overview

We are looking for an experienced (security appliance focused) Firewall Administrator who wants to deepen and broaden their expertise in network security as your next career move. Security On-Demand will help to train and develop your capabilities with new technologies as you work alongside our industry recognized top security focused networking experts. This role will involve:

  • Independently develop and document methods and approaches to meet customer needs

  • Designing and implementing hardware security solutions for our customers

  • Innovate and improve technical solutions

  • High customer interaction; Must be able to communicate effectively complex issues into actionable activities

  • Provide training for other staff on technical matters and techniques

  • Must be available to work on-call duty when required

What You Will Gain by Working at SOD

We are one of the fastest-growing security service providers and you will be in on the ground-floor of a company expected to double in size over the next year. You will work with a growing customer base and have access to a variety of security services. While the position requires focus on firewall and IDS support, you will be able to learn about how our advanced log analytics is able to find threats within seconds of a log event reaching us. Also, you will have the flexibility to contribute to the company growth directly through your innovation and other abilities, be it in coding, system automation, or general security knowledge and insights.

Required Experience:

Position Requirements

  • Excellent customer interaction skills

  • Ability to work within a team, and independently, to solve and drive problems to resolution

  • Process-oriented approach to design, configuration, implementation and support required

  • Experience with configuring, supporting, and troubleshooting at least one or two of firewalls and IDS systems, vendors such as Fortinet and Cisco

  • Knowledge of Palo Alto, Check Point, Juniper is a plus

  • Knowledge of other technologies like WAF and NAC a plus, but not required

Ability to demonstrate understanding of:

  • Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)

  • Cisco Firepower

  • Design processes

  • Network principals (routing/switching)

  • Security device configuration & application

  • VPN Setup (IPSEC, SSL)

  • Policy development

  • NAT

  • UTM features like (Anti Virus, IDS/IPS, Malware Threat Prevention, Web Filtering)

  • Linux command line/administration

  • RegEx programming a plus

  • Syslog uses and configurations

A qualified candidate will have Certification(s) and 7+ years of related experience; BS and 5+ years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience of experience in a related position and/or field. Additionally, a technical certification in a related field is strongly preferred.

Keyword: Cisco or Fortigate, Fortinet, Firewalls, FirePower, install IPS, IDS, cybersecurity, troubleshoot, configure servers, networks, security devices, Provisioning Services, FSSO, VPN,

From: Security On-Demand