Job Description :
Network Firewall Engineer
Phoneix, AZ
6 months plus

Job Description:
o Systems Engineer II - Firewall
The IT Operations team has responsibility for infrastructure/technical planning, implementation and support activities for systems owned by the Dignity Health IT Operations Team. Specific responsibilities include installing and supporting system hardware and software, performing system upgrades, and evaluating and installing patches and software updates.
Responsibilities also include operational support activities such as resolving software and hardware related problems, managing backup and recovery activity, administering technology layers, managing monitoring and alerting functions, performing capacity planning and conducting version management. System Engineers work closely with architects, infrastructure support, database administrators and application support teams to ensure seamless and quality IT support for Dignity Health customers and alignment with Dignity Health’s IT standards, controls and governance.
To be successful, individuals must possess a combination of technical, business and leadership skills. This requires an understanding of customers’ business needs, processes, and functions. They also require a solid knowledge of IT infrastructure, architecture, applications development and support, networks, and computer operations. In addition, individuals working in this job family must possess excellent communication skills and the ability to influence others.

o RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides operational support in addition to evaluation and implementation services for new products, technologies and solutions to address corporate business requirements.
Works beyond the routine utilizing specialized knowledge and analysis of multiple variables.
Has a comprehensive understanding and skillsets for supported platforms/products and environments.
Effort and activities are divided between maintenance and support of existing environments, and implementation tasks.
Project assignments can be large in scope but are typically of medium complexity.
Provide exceptional customer service to Dignity Health end users, Business Stakeholders and other members of Dignity Health IT.
Perform daily production support activities.
Participate in team on-call rotations.
Perform patching and code deployments across all environments.
Participate in minor projects associated to the enhancement, upgrade/patching, or implementation of new or existing technology solutions.
Participates in support efforts between Enterprise IT Operations and other Dignity Health support teams.
Initiate change management requests and adhere to the Dignity Health IT CM process.
Perform source code/versioning management function adhering to technical management guidelines.
Provide ownership of technical issues within the IT Operations Team.
Conduct performance tuning and troubleshooting.
Assist with the design and implementation of a comprehensive monitoring and alerting process across all IT Operations platforms.
Assist with strategic planning activities (capacity planning, process improvement, maintenance, upgrade and end-of-life planning, roadmap development
Build new test and production environments on existing or new hardware as required.
dentify automation opportunities and implement scripted solutions.
Identify technical innovation and process improvement opportunities.
Assist with the implementation of a comprehensive and ongoing release management and planning effort.
Utilize standard tools and methodology to develop system and support performance metrics.
Perform technical mentoring and cross training with other team members.
Demonstrate a basic knowledge & expertise with Dignity Health business processes and routines.

o QUALIFICATIONS:
BA or BS in Computer Science, Technology, or Business discipline or equivalent experience is required.
3-7 years of professional experience in an IT technical or infrastructure field is required.
Established understanding of Infrastructure and relative technologies.
Established understanding of network connectivity and protocols.

o Additional Skills:
3-5 years with Firewall technologies
Cisco ASA Firewall
Cisco ASA Configuration, Scripting, B2B VPN

o TRAVEL REQUIRED:
Moderate travel may be required: 0-25% during the normal course of business but may be required to travel more frequently during certain events.