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Title:  Information Security Analyst - Firewall

Req ID:  75473

Richardson, Texas, United States

In our ‘always on’ world, we believe it’s essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.

Are you passionate about security and always looking for a new challenge? This role is for you!


We are actively recruiting for an Information Security Analyst with expertise in Palo Alto Firewalls to join our team! This is a hybrid role with 3 days in the office and 2 days remote based out of our Richardson TX location.


How You'll Help Us Connect the World

In this role, you will support the development and management of next-generation Palo Alto firewalls and other systems for which the team is responsible using your knowledge of Panorama, Global Protect, Threat Prevention, URL filtering, and other Palo Alto features, including SSL decryption

You will design & deploy new firewalls which support HA peering, VPN tunnels, and IPSec. By studying network traffic flows and locking down applications you will .modify firewall rule sets, change policies, whitelist, content filtering, and work on other troubleshooting issues. Other responsibilities include:

  • Perform ongoing optimization of the firewall environment to ensure adequate capacity, availability, and scalability and assist in developing detailed firewall build and test plans
  • Proactively reviews the Service Now ticket queue, pursues new requests and incidents
  • Build standards documentation, Visio diagrams, and configuration templates
  • Research security vulnerabilities, understanding their impact to the environment along with steps to remediate


Required Qualifications for Consideration:

  • 5+ years’ experience with Palo Alto Firewalls
  • Experience Installing and configuring Palo Alto Firewalls in cloud architecture, including AZURE/AWS/GCP


You Will Excite Us If You Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer certification
  • Familiar with industry best practices/standards, including in-depth knowledge of generally accepted security methods, concepts, and techniques
  • Understanding of networking protocols and standards, including BGP, OSPF, SNMP, QoS, DHCP, DNS, etc. and ireshark or other protocol analyzers


This position is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsorship and applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.


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Why CommScope:

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow. 

If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at You can also learn more about CommScope’s accommodation process and EEO policy at

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