AZAD Technology Partners Network Administrator in Portland, Oregon

Network Administrator Portland, OR

AZAD Technology Partners is hiring a Network Administrator to provide Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) expertise in support of establishing firewall processes to ensure data security of a critical, enterprise level Internet/intranet environment.

The ideal candidates will possess the following experience and qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in Network Firewall Administration, as well as in IP networks supporting administrative tasks such as moves, adds, and changes on Network hardware/software and cable infrastructures in a network with greater than 2500 endpoints.

  • Experience with CheckPoint or Palo Alto Firewalls, Citrix NetScaler, and Cisco ASAs.

  • Experience with RHEL 6 or above (installation, patching, monitoring, etc.).

  • Working knowledge of and skill in applying the following:

  • Network, firewall and IDS design, principles, and concepts as implemented in a fault tolerant, centrally managed infrastructure.

  • Network topology concepts in a routing schema.

  • Firewall configuration, rule installation & troubleshooting, and access reporting concepts and practices.

  • Intrusion Detection System (IDS) concepts and practices.

  • Network operation and maintenance concepts and methods.

  • Network architecture principles and concepts and Network management tools.

  • LAN and WAN development principles and methods.

  • Cisco ASA 5500/5500X series appliances.

  • Unix/Linux command line experience (ksh).


  • Experience with Compliance Audits.

  • Bachelor of Science in Network Administration/Computer/Information Technology or a closely-related field, or equivalent experience.

AZAD Technology Partners is looking for bright, talented, flexible, and customer centric problem solvers who enjoy the challenges associated with solving the most complex problems by utilizing the most sophisticated technologies and strong people skills.

Founded and managed by technologists and engineers, AZAD is a leading provider of Technology Consulting and Engineering Solutions to Fortune 500 and innovative high-tech firms since 1992. AZAD works closely with its clients to solve their most complex technological challenges. Join AZAD's professional team and enhance your career by being engaged with some of the most innovative projects in the Pacific Northwest.

Our collaborative approach to support our clients, projects and our passion about technology is key to our success. If you enjoy working in such an environment, we encourage you to apply.

EXCELLENT EMPLOYEE BENEFITS including Co-paid Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Cafeteria Plan, Paid Sick Leave, 401K Plan, Credit Union Membership, and Referral Bonus.

U.S. Citizens only for Federal Clearance Requirement

AZAD Technology Partners is an equal opportunity employer that considers and employs qualified individuals based upon job related qualifications regardless of race, color, sex, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other status protected under applicable local, state or federal law. AZAD Technology Partners takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified employees and applicants who are disabled, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces services medal veterans, and other protected veterans.