IBM Senior Network Administrator-Palo Alto in HAMPTON, Virginia
The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world’s relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Specialists are responsible for keeping up with these latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.
Your Role and Responsibilities
This position is for a Senior Network Administrator focused on the implementation and sustainment of both NIPR and SIPR firewalls. Responsibilities include: network management/analysis/troubleshooting, developing and maintaining local operating procedures and policies, and monitoring the ongoing operation of the network.
This position is located in Radford, VA.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.
5+ years of network administration.
Experience with Palo Alto firewalls.
Experience with network management, analysis and troubleshooting tools.
Experience in patch management.
Experience in implementing and maintaining DISA STIGs or equivalent security management Strategies.
Experience in the deployment of firmware and security configurations using automation.
Experience with development of project documentation to include standard operating procedures, project plans, and network diagrams.
Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, analytical and problem-solving skills, written and verbal communication abilities.
Strong networking background.
Strong troubleshooting skills.
Strong documentation skills.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Active DoD Secret clearance.
3+ years of Cisco switch management experience.
Experience with the Cisco Nexus (9K, 7K, 5K, and 2K) and Cisco Catalyst switches.
Experience with Cisco ASR routers.
Experience with F5 load balancers.
Experience with data center management.
Ability to train junior team members.
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