Palo Alto Network Engineer

Location: Arlington, Virginia

Job Description

We are looking for someone who has extensive experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting Palo Alto Firewalls. You would be working with others to develop solutions, share ideas, and exchange knowledge in a very fast and energetic environment. The ideal candidate has a vast understanding of information security frameworks, incident management/response, security operations, and application security best practices. As the Palo Alto Network Engineer, you would be responsible for the ongoing configuration changes, monitoring, and maintenance of the Palo Alto Network. We strongly believe that our degree of success is a direct reflection of the strength of our team, therefore we are selective when hiring to ensure we maintain the loyal and reliable team we have cultivated.

Required Skills: [Ask yourself all of these]

  • The desire to work in a high speed, low drag environment.
  • Possesses knowledge in; VPN, VRF, MPLS, and network routing.
  • Ability to obtain and analyze business requirements and develop technical/function requirements.
  • Capable of providing software configuration and customization.
  • Install, configure, manage and troubleshoot Palo Alto and Cisco Firewalls.
  • Maintain and administer perimeter security systems such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems.

Additional Experience:

  • 4-year college degree from an accredited College or University OR relative experience.
  • Combined IT and security work experience with a broad exposure to Palo Alto infrastructure/network and multi-platform environment.
  • 3-5 years of experience in security engineering related to vulnerability management, intrusion prevention, data protection, monitoring, analytical and correlation tools.
  • Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer 7 (PCNSE7) certification preferred.

Personality & Work Ethic Skills:

  • Willing to go the extra mile and demonstrate hustle and focus, a true self-starter.
  • Work well with a team of peers who are smart, professional, pull their own weight, and share a passion for what they’re creating.
  • Hard Charger’s, Go Getter’s are a major plus. We love the “Get Stuff Done” attitude.
  • Must understand the value of attention to detail, being well organized and punctual.
  • No personality delusions, we all have room for improvement but only sell what you can bring. We’ll always keep it real and offer an opportunity for personal development, professional experience expansions and more importantly, fun memories.

CyberSponse Offers:

  • A signing bonus.
  • Coverage of relocation costs.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Upward mobility.
  • Great benefits package to include health, dental, vision.
  • Easy to use Benefits administration with Zenefits.
  • Equity with Stock Options, it’s not our company, it’s also YOUR company.
  • Exposure to some of the biggest companies, agencies, and teams in the world using our Cybersecurity Technology.
  • An opportunity to work with some game changer personalities, a true go big or go home culture.

HR Matters:

  • Must pass a drug and background check.
  • Must be authorized to work lawfully in the United States.
  • Available Immediately.
  • Team player, dedicated.
  • Immediate need.

CyberSponse is proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment and random substance abuse testing.

Message from the CEO

“CyberSponse is a company built on trust, loyalty and honor. The management team truly cares about each team member of the Company and are very protective and selective of extending offers to new hires. We are all driven to maintain a culture that enables you to perform your best work, grow your professional and personal skills allowing you to fulfill your goals and career objectives. We are also confident you will also make some good friends along the way too. You will see that we care for and protect our team members, their families, their financial security, and determined to help each of our team improve their way of life. We believe that without loyalty a team or individual cannot be successful. We look forward to continuing our process to see if this is a good fit for both parties.” – Larry Johnson


If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to learn more, please contact CyberSponse Human Resources, with a current resume and cover letter at

About CyberSponse

CyberSponse is the Leader in Cyber Security Automation, Orchestration & Response [SOAR] aims to redefine how cybersecurity and products work in a more autonomous function. In short, CyberSponse is an enterprise-grade automation platform using innovative technology to increase response efficiency when managing an organization cybersecurity protective layer through automation. CyberSponse incorporates a proprietary embedded collaboration technology designed to create, test and manage efficient response plans and sequences through its visual playbook engine. Coordination of events both during and after an attack provides real-time notifications to management personnel about attack and response status, and manages security products before, during and after an alert is generated. If you’re interested in the bleeding edge of cybersecurity and want to work in national defense, enterprise and solving products for our markets, read on.