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Information Systems Security 2
Ref No.: 18-03101
Location: Rochester, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 04/27/2018 to 04/27/2019
 Notes to suppliers:
See if your recruiters can focus more on networking individuals, prefer a good working knowledge of Junos as well.
Information Systems Security 2
Rochester, NY
12 month duration
Pay Rate $32.21/hr. MAX
1st shift / M-F / 830 to 530
NOTE:  A clearance is NOT required
Top 3 "must haves" for skills
1 Firewall
2 Strong Networking
3 Juniper SRX Series, Pulse, ForcePoint
The Information Security Systems Analyst will perform a variety of tasks to support and maintain the network defense and security device posture within our enterprise infrastructure. This opening is a network-centric (Firewall, VPN, IPS, and network DLP Hardware/Software) equipment based engineering role.
  • Perform configuration, set-up, and maintenance of Palo Alto and Juniper firewalls, Tipping Point IPS, McAfee IPS, McAfee DLM, ForcePoint (WebSense) URL filtering, and Pulse Secure SSL-VPN devices as required
  • Support daily incidents and change requests for the above-mentioned systems will be the main responsibility of this position.                                                                                         
  • Review documentation to ensure that it meets testing standards, document trouble shooting, and restoral activities                                                                                               
  • Create test plans which will allow for a proper evaluation of hardware and software being considered for implementation                                                                                       
  • Prepare specifications for commercial off the shelf (COTS) hardware, software, and services                                                                                                              
  • Evaluate Vendor submissions for compliance with customer's specifications                                                                                                                                       
  • Prepare and present training information to technical staff and user personnel                                                                                                                                   
MUST Have Qualifications(ONLY submit candidates that have these QUALIFICATIONS) Include the answers to these questions in your submittal.  Do they have:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
  • A minimum 2-5 years of related Network or Firewall Engineering experience?                                                                                                                                    
  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in troubleshooting network devices such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, web proxy, active directory, group policies, etc.?                                                             
  • A minimum 2 years' experience with the following Operating Systems: Palo Alto, ScreenOS, JUNOS or IVE OS, or Cisco?
  • A Minimum 2  years' experience in a system engineering approach to designing solutions?                                                                                                                             
  • A B.S. in Information Systems, Computer Sciences, or equivalent experience?                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
Preferred QualificationsInclude the answers to these questions in your submittal.  Years of experience for each of the following:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
  • Extensive hands-on experience with Palo Alto or Juniper firewalls                                                                                                                                            
  • Familiarity with ISO20000                                                                                                                                                                                        
  • Familiarity with ITIL, or an ITIL v3 Certification                                                                                                                                                                    
  • Experience with Unified Access Control is highly desirable                                                                                                                                            
  • Commitment to maintaining the highest standard of customer service with outstanding oral and written communication                                                                                       
  • Strong problem-solving and trouble-shooting skills                                                                                                                                                      
  • Ability to work in fast paced stressful environment and adapt quickly to changing situations