Network Security Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Network Security Engineer for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Job Title: Network Security Engineer

Location(s): 100% REMOTE

Role Type: W2 ONLY

Contract Length: 6 months with the potential for extension/conversion.

How to Apply: send resume and contact information to Corey Rennie, Sourcing Specialist, at

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Perform lead firewall migration support for long-term project involving major enterprise firewall migration from Checkpoint to new Palo Alto infrastructure.
  • As a member of the security engineering team, the engineer will follow existing corporate processes to analyze, define, and implement efforts required for the success of the infrastructure migration.
  • Plan and perform migration changes on Checkpoint and Palo Alto Firewalls.
  • Run application check-out meetings for firewall migration validations.
  • Analyze firewall requirements for application migrations to new infrastructure.
  • Manage changes through ServiceNow ITSM application.
  • Manage firewall implementations through AlgoSec and Panorama applications.
  • Remove old firewall configurations no longer required for optimization.
  • Attend project meetings to report statuses, timelines, and any firewall issues.
  • Participate in trouble-shooting application issues that may involve firewalls.
  • Ensure firewalls infrastructure can support the application migrations.

Required Qualifications/Experiences:

  • Demonstrated experience with Checkpoint and Palo Alto firewalls.
  • Experience with AlgoSec and Panorama Firewall Management applications.
  • Experience with ServiceNow ITSM application.
  • Experience with large scale enterprise projects.
  • Knowledge of security protocols and implementations.
  • Experience in the use of multiple network tools, such as, SyslogNG, SevOne, Spectrum, Splunk, tcpdump and Qradar, for network troubleshooting and monitoring.
  • Well versed in crisis management and root cause analysis techniques.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Able to conduct research into networking issues and products as required.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment and make sound decisions in emergency situations.
  • Ability to present ideas in a user-friendly language.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Strong customer service orientation.

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-203812
Publish Date: 01 Jul 2022

Tagged as: Network Security Engineer