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Radford VA Full Time Posted by: NTT DATA, Inc. Posted: Thursday, 26 March 2020
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Req ID: 85881

At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.

NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Network Administrator - Firewall to join our team in Radford, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US) .

This contingent position is for a Senior Network Administrator - Firewall in a mixed and growing environment currently supporting functional teams and customers that utilize MS Windows server 2008 R2/2012R2/2016/2019, Microsoft SQL, 2012/2014/2017, MS Windows 2010, VMWare 6.x.,OEL 6x-7x, and Oracle Operating systems. This position will work with the existing team members who are responsible for designing and supporting multiple complex networks in different locations. This position will help lead in the strategies to manage, maintain, deploy, troubleshoot and support networks for multiple customer environments. This position will lead efforts to plan, execute and implement new Firewall implementations. Responsible for creating and maintaining team technical instructions, operating procedures, and policies as needed. This position will need to be adept at monitoring and tuning system and network performance, ongoing operation of the network, hardening of the network and reporting of the overall security and operational status. The position will also recommend improvements to the enterprise and manage new software/hardware integrations when required while also providing utilization reports using existing tools to identify problems and corrective actions as needed. This position will provide support towards the lifecycle of a mixed environment of vendor equipment in the datacenter to include firmware version control and periodic preventive maintenance. This position will also need to be able to recommend, demonstrate, and implement technologies to help expand, upgrade, and increase efficiencies to the current environment. The position will need excellent communication and team skills.

Experience Required:

  • 10 or more years of generalized experience and:
  • Five or more years' experience designing, implementing, documenting, and maintaining complex networking solutions.
  • Five or more years' experience configuring, updating, maintaining, administering, and migrating Palo Alto Firewalls.
  • Five or more years' experience with Network Management, Analysis, and troubleshooting tools such as SolarWinds, Cisco Prime, Palo Alto Panorama, Men and Mice, etc.
  • Five or more years' experience in automation and Scripting with Python, Pearl, TCL, or Ansible.
  • Five or more years' experience configuring, updating, maintaining, and administering the following Cisco technologies: Cisco Nexus (9K, 7K, 5K, and 2K), Cisco Catalyst switches, Cisco ASR and ISR routers, and Cisco Firepower.
  • Three years' experience or working knowledge of Software Defined Networking.
  • Five or more years' experience creating, maintaining, following Standard Operating Procedures for repeatable processes, disaster recovery, and common problem resolution.
  • Five or more years' experience supporting Cybersecurity patch management and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG), Security Requirement Guides (SRG), Risk Management Framework (RMF), Security Control AssessorValidator (SCA-V), and Command Cyber Readiness Inspections (CCRI)

Education Required:

  • Master's Degree - in Engineering, Business, Computer Science or Technology
  • Bachelor's Degree + 2 years additional experience equals Master's Degree.

A secret clearance is required

Certifications Required:

  • CompTIA Security+
  • Computing Environment (CE) Certification (ie, MCSE, Server+, CCNA, RedHat, Palo, etc.) - can be waived for 30 days after project join date.

This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.

NTT DATA, Inc. (the Company ) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.

Radford VA, United States of America
3/26/2020 12:16:27 PM

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