Network Firewall Engineer

  • Dillard's
  • 1600 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR, USA
  • 08/28/2020
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Are you a Network Engineer looking for a change?   The Dillard’s network team is seeking a Network Firewall Engineer to join our team.  You will be responsible for designing, building, implementing and operationally supporting network security devices across multiple environments.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Design new solutions to enhance network security for promoting business outcomes
  • Architect and engineer Cisco and Palo Alto firewall platforms
  • Upgrade and support Cisco and Palo Alto firewalls (HW & SW)
  • Assure infrastructure remains stable and cost effective
  • Ability to interact knowledgeably with security personnel and security solutions
  • Be involved in discovering, vetting and implementing new technologies for improving our infrastructure and the business

Required Skills

  • Authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship
  • Ability to work onsite at Corporate Headquarters in Little Rock, AR 
  • BS degree and 3+ years of experience or combination of education and specialized industry experience
  • Knowledge and experience in network security with the ability to design, deploy and maintain firewalls (preferably Palo Alto)
  • Comfortable creating and troubleshooting NGFW security policies, NAT policies and VPN
  • Excellent communication skills are required to interface with both technical and nontechnical teams
  • Well versed and have considerable experience designing and/or managing complex IT environments
  • Ability to provide professional documentation (diagrams, specifications, technical requirements, and proposal content)
  • Must be able to work well as part of a larger team and have strong interpersonal skills
  • Candidate must be comfortable presenting solutions in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously and manage workload prioritization

Application Instructions

To apply, please submit a PDF of your resume and a PDF of your cover letter answering the following questions.

  • Tell us why you’re interested in this position. What are you looking for in a career move?
  • Give us your elevator pitch! Why are you a good fit for this position? What skills and abilities do you have that you feel make you qualified?
  • We want to ensure we’re on the same page when it comes to compensation. What is your salary expectation (amount required to move forward with your application)? Is it negotiable?
  • Our team works in our corporate office in Little Rock, AR. Are you local? If not, are you willing to relocate?

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