Sr. Network Provisioning Engineer

Herndon, VA, 1099, W2

Our Client has an opening for a Network Provisioning Engineer to provide firewall management and maintenance on the Customer’s enterprise network.


  • Configure, maintain, and manage McAfee and Palo Alto firewall devices
  • Create firewall rules and perform network troubleshooting
  • Ensure successful integration of network systems and components
  • Receipt of project tasking, review of approved engineering design, validation of router/switch/firewall including complex scripts
  • Network implementation, testing and troubleshooting, including support of after-hours implementations
  • Fulfill reporting functions on network status


  • TS/SCI FSP Clearance
  • A total of 10 years of applicable experience. The experience can be a combination of degree and work history. This can be a High School degree and 10 years of work history OR an Associate’s and 8 years, a Bachelors’ and 6 years, a Masters and 4 years or a PhD and 2 years of work history.
  • Experience with Cisco routers, switches and ASA firewalls
  • Experience with McAfee security appliances and Palo Alto firewall devices
  • Network Security / Policy knowledge
  • Intrusion detection experience
  • Understanding of network ports and protocols (DNS, DHCP, IP, TCP, etc.)
  • Experience with surveys, installing conveyances, pulling and terminating cable, determining and implementing required pin outs, installing and configuring equipment chase, cards power supplies, racks, patch panels, etc., testing and documenting installations, dressing and labeling cables, racks, patch panels, etc.
  • Detailed understanding of EIGRP, OSP, BGP/MP-BGP, and MPLS routing protocols
  • Prerequisite knowledge of the latest Cisco and Juniper routing and switching platforms (for Service Provider Core/Edge, Datacenter, and Branch devices)
  • Familiarity with Layer 2 and Layer 3 VPNs
  • Experience with firewall rule creations, Splunk, network troubleshooting, network routing
  • TCP/UP knowledge and CISSP or other security certs

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