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Sr. Security Engineer

Austin, TX, US Atlanta, GA, US MO, US KS, US IA, US LA, US IL, US NV, US IN, US OK, US MN, US MI, US

Requisition Number: 85724 

Senior Security Engineer

Insight is looking for talented individuals who are passionate about emerging technologies and excited about the opportunity to work for industry-leading organizations! You will participate in diverse and challenging engagements at client sites. The job responsibilities will vary based on the project scope and deliverables.

Our team is growing and looking for a Sr. Security Engineer with following specific skills:

• Candidate must be able to implement and support network security solutions in an enterprise environment.
• Understanding of information security principles.
• Experience configuring and managing Palo Alto Next Generation Firewall infrastructure in an enterprise environment

Experience configuring and managing Palo Alto Networks Next Generation Firewall infrastructure in an enterprise environment, including security rules, objects and policies, NAT, URL/Content filtering, IPSec/L2L VPN tunnels, User-ID and VPN client portals and access controls.
• Experience configuring and managing Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA) and Email Security Appliances ( ESA) in an enterprise environment
• Experience Configuring, deploying, managing, and maintaining security equipment and related applications and platforms
• Experience and understanding of network design and troubleshooting specificity as it applies to interoperability of security systems with the network.
• Knowledge of available Information Security resources, common security issues, risks and mitigation strategies.
• Experience in information security controls design, planning and support
• Experience in information security auditing
• Understanding of available redundancy solutions for firewalls and networks.
• Thorough understanding of TCP/IP protocol suite
• Monitors network security by analyzing Intrusion Detections reports, firewall logs and other sources.
• Monitors security bulletins and alerts from all Partners’ network system vendors.  Evaluates vulnerability impact and formulates and executes risk mitigation plans.
• Responds to network security incidents.  Works along with resource owners during and after security breaches recommends best practices and assesses the scope of damage and risk to vital network resources.
• Maintains an understanding of current issues in the realm of network security.
• Participates in after hours and weekend work to perform tasks that cannot be done during business hours.
• Participates in Information Security Team on call rotation to troubleshoot major network system issues.
• Maintain a thorough understanding of (Network services, (i.e., IPAM, DNS/DHCP, NTP, SNMP), Network Security, IP Routing, VPN, LAN/WAN technologies)
• 5+years’ experience with TCP/IP network equipment
• 5+years’ experience with advanced network security systems
• Detailed Understanding of the functional aspects of key infrastructure protocols
• Detailed Understanding of L1-L7

• Must possess PCNSE and/or CCNP(Security) certification

• Must have a willingness to learn and be willing to take vendor certification courses



Desired Technical Experience:

Palo Alto Next Generation Firewalls, Panorama, User-ID, CorTex/XSOAR, L2L/IPSec, VPN portals – 3+ Years

Cisco Enterprise Size ASA Firewalls/ FirePower/ IPS – 3+ Years

Cisco IronPort WSA - 3 years
IPSEC VPN - 3 years
Packet analytics (Wireshark, pcap, TCP) - 3 years


Addition skills
Cisco VSS, StackWise plus, vPC technologies



A Bachelors or Master’s degree in a technical discipline is preferred accompanied with designated certifications. Candidates should have a desire to gain technical skills through advanced certifications or other similar achievements.


PCNSE or Higher Certification is required

Additional Cisco certifications – CCNA/ CCNP (Security) certification preferred

The position described above provides a summary of some the job duties required and what it would be like to work at Insight. For a comprehensive list of physical demands and work environment for this position, click here.


Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximize the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 11,000 teammates help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter. Discover more at 

  • Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona
  • 11,000+ teammates in 19 countries providing Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations across the globe
  • $8.3 billion in revenue in 2020
  • Ranked #409 on the Fortune 500, #15 on the CRN Solution Provider 500, 2020 CRN Innovator of the Year Award
  • 2020 Intel Innovation Partner of Year, 2020 Microsoft U.S. Partner of the Year and Worldwide Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • Ranked #7 on the 2021 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies (Information Technology Services industry), #70 on the Fortune 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, #296 on Forbes World's Best Employers (#27 within IT), and #5 on the Phoenix Business Journal 2020 list of Best Places to Work
  • Signatory of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and Affiliate Member of the Responsible Business Alliance


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Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.



Posting Notes: Austin || Texas (US-TX) || United States (US) || None || None || US - Austin, TX ||

Nearest Major Market: Austin

Job Segment: Network, Network Security, Cisco, Supply Chain, Information Security, Technology, Security, Operations

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