Network Engineer, Senior in Hanscom Air Force Base, MA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0024909

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Network Engineer, Senior

Key Role:
Serve as a firewall engineer interfacing with government clients and help to shape their IT security posture, communication, and infrastructure. Apply direct, hands–on firewall engineering expertise to help design, install, and maintain various Air Force (AF) firewall architectures. Troubleshoot and resolve highly technical core service outages and other complex IT system issues. Test and evaluate firewall systems to eliminate problems and improve client core enterprise services in support of AF users. Work effectively with stakeholders, including program and project managers, end–users, and technical staff to develop, test, implement, and sustain critical IT infrastructure and security architectures. Work in a team–oriented environment that combines technical firewall engineering talent with business consulting expertise to deliver high quality IT solutions. This position is located in Lexington, MA.

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with firewall architecture, design, testing, development, migration, and integration

-Experience with COTS firewall infrastructure technologies

-Experience with Palo Alto firewall and Panorama management systems

-Knowledge of industry best practices for designing, implementing, and maintaining firewall security and service availability throughout the system life cycle

-Ability to work early and late shifts outside of core hours, when scheduled

-Ability to be hands–on and configure firewall rule sets and objects in an enterprise environment

-Active Secret clearance

-8570.01–M IAT Level II Certification, including Security+, CCNA Security, or CISSP

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with working as part of a large IT–based team or project

-Experience with one or more of the following: HP switches, Cisco switches and routers, McAfee Sidewinder Enterprise firewall, Blue Coat Web Proxy devices, or Infoblox DNS appliances

-Knowledge of DoD, Army, or Air Force firewalls

-Ability to travel occasionally

-Possession of excellent troubleshooting, conflict resolution, and client–facing consulting skills

-BA or BS degree in CS or a related field

-PCNSE 6+ Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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