Network Security Analyst

Posted 16 June 2022
Location Houston, United States of America
Job type Contract

Job Description

Network Security Analyst

Location: Houston, TX or Tulsa, OK


The Network Security team is responsible for design, implementation, and operational support of our global Palo Alto firewall deployment. The team manages a broad firewall environment necessary to meet security requirements while ensuring reliable connectivity. Network Security collaborates with many global teams to enable secure connectivity, including Network Operations, IT Security, and Cloud Enablement. If you are selected as the Firewall Analyst, you will be responsible for day-to-day operations of the Palo Alto firewall environment.

 A primary focus for this position will be:

  • Perform firewall rule changes in alignment with current standards and processes

  • Review firewall rules with the business owners and make changes identified by the review

  • Ensure systems are placed in appropriate security zones and coordinate moving systems between zones

  • Ensure internal standards are met for during firewall rule reviews/recertification process

  • Expand use of the existing firewall rule review tools

  • Collaborate with developers to enhance the firewall rule review tools