Palo Alto Network engineer

Employment Type:Contract
Web Publication Date:6/28/2021 12:00:00 AM
Job Location:Remote
Job Function:

We are looking for an experienced networking engineer with hands-on experience with Palo Alto firewall and Panorama. Good knowledge of networking, routing and internet protocols (ospf, bgp, http/https, dns, dhcp, etc.) is assumed.

Tasks and responsibilities

·        Install, configure, manage, and resolve issues for Palo Alto Firewall and Panoram.

·        Maintain and manage border security systems, such as intrusion detection systems and firewalls. Support, monitor, and take care of existing configuration changes for Palo Alto Networks.

·        Conversant with procedures, such as change management, automation, and revision control. Cisco experience will help (troubleshooting mainly).

·        Assist with network security issues of clients and suggest recommendations after researching best industry practices, documenting the configuration and installation.

·        Responsible for installing and maintaining Palo Alto firewall technologies. Knowledge of MPLS, VRF, VPN, and network routing. Expertise in TCP/IP.

·        Experience in working with Internet technologies.

Job Requirement:




of 5 years experience supporting internal networks and connectivity with the outside


·        Previous experience within the Financial Services industry is an advantage.

·        Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field (mathematics, statistics), or relevant work experience.

·        Fluent in English, an advantage if fluent also in German, but not a must.

·        Proactive and open minded personality applying common sense to solve the issues and set standards.

·        Analytical skills as well as an accurate working style.

·        Palo Alto/Cisco certifications desirable, but relevant work experience suffices.