Houston, TX 05/19/2016

Contract Position: 
Firewall Analyst

Contract Duration: 06/13/2016 to 12/31/2016

Work Location: HoustonTX 77002-7327

Pay Rate: Open & Market; Best Offer

***This position will be Halted on Tuesday, 5/24/16 at 8 AM PST. 

Must Have: 
•Firewall Administration Experience (at least 3-5 years minimum) 

   oFamiliarity with Cisco and Palo Alto experience (at least 3-5 years’ minimum) 
 
  oHands on firewall administration 
•Previous remediation experience---cleaning up firewall policies 
•Experience with Algosec 
•Enterprise Environment 

Nice to Have: 
•Familiarity with Change Management process-example, Remedy 

Responsibilities: 
•Primary work activity will be to collaborate with firewall administrators to eliminate risky firewall rules on assigned firewalls. 
•Risky firewall rules will be identified by Algosec Firewall Analyzer tool. 
•Become familiar with and use various tools that will be provided to assist with remediation, including Algosec, Splunk, Wireshark, and others. 
•Provide guidance and direction to other administrators to eliminate risky rules 
•Provide feedback and tuning advice on Algosec Risk Profiles 
•Provide feedback/recommendation to team for evaluation of traffic requested to be blocked by users or suspected risky traffic 
•Follow existing processes to transition firewalls from business unit managed to central management 
•Work with business unit staff to plan and transfer firewall management to central team 
•Ensure appropriate tasks and documentation is completed and ensure new device successfully integrated into central team management tools and processes. 
•Use existing remediation process and suggest improvements 
•Expect some work to occur after normal business hours to support remediation efforts in other time zones globally 
•Become familiar with and follow Chevron Security Standards and Change Management procedures 
•Provide documentation and training as requested 

Schedule: 
-9/80 
-Core Hours, no overtime or on-call 
-Interactions with International locations----sometimes will work after hours 

Interview Process: 
-1 round, in person in Houston