Job Description :
We have an urgent requirement with our direct client for Firewall Specialist.

Position: Firewall Specialist
Location: Raleigh, NC
Duration: 12 Months

Required Skills:

Advanced experience with enterprise and data center security policy design and deployment using Cisco ASA firewalls, specifically Cisco ASA appliances and HA (high availability active/standby) environments. 2+ years advanced level hands-on experience.
Proficient operational configuration and support of site-to-site VPN solutions using Cisco ASA firewalls.
Proficient operational support of Cisco ASA firewall operating system upgrades, specifically to ASA IOS version 8.4 and beyond.
Moderate familiarity with current network technologies and equipment, particularly data center LAN and WAN environments.
Experience with structured change management processes.
Ability to manage tasks and meet schedules.
Experience supporting security compliance with PCI-DSS
Must have good organizational and English communication skills, written and oral.
Must have excellent customer service and teamwork skills.
Willingness to work overtime and weekends as needed.
Willingness to accommodate occasional regional travel.


A minimum of 5 years direct hands-on experience with Cisco ASA firewall products.
Prefer experience with Firemon.
Prefer experience with QRadar.
Currently active CCNA, CCNP, CCSP, or CISSP certifications, expiration within past 2 years.
Currently active CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert) Security certification, or expiration within past 5 years.

Client : State of North Carolina