Palo Alto / Z-Scaler Engineer
Waukegan, Illinois | Contract
Associate Palo Alto /Z-Scaler Engineer
We are seeking a Junior Palo Alto Engineer with expertise in Zscaler to join our team. In this role, you will play a part in maintaining and enhancing our network security infrastructure. You will work alongside senior engineers and gain hands-on experience in managing Palo Alto firewalls and Zscaler solutions.
- Firewall Configuration and Management: Configure, deploy, and manage Palo Alto firewall devices to protect our network infrastructure. Maintain firewall policies and rules to ensure network security.
- Zscaler Integration: Utilize your expertise in Zscaler to integrate and manage the cloud-based security platform, ensuring a secure and efficient web and application traffic flow.
- Troubleshooting: Identify and resolve network security issues, including firewall and Zscaler-related problems. Investigate and mitigate security threats in collaboration with the security team.
- Network Monitoring: Implement and maintain network monitoring tools to proactively identify and respond to potential security breaches.
- Documentation: Maintain comprehensive documentation of network configurations, policies, and procedures.
- Collaboration: Work closely with other IT and security team members to ensure seamless network operations and effective threat detection.
Experience with Palo Alto firewall administration and configuration.
Proficiency with Zscaler cloud-based security platform.
Knowledge of network security best practices and protocols.
Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
Certifications such as Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA) and Zscaler ZCP are a plus.