Senior Security Engineer with extensive Palo Alto Firewall and IDS/IPS vulnerability assessment skills. Previously LAN/WAN Engineer.


Security/Monitoring Technologies – Palo Alto Layer 7 Firewalls & Panorama Management Console; Splunk-Operational Intelligence; Nexpose-Rapid7 Vulnerability Scanner and Retina Scanners; NMAP; Arbor – DDoS Peakflow Solution; Sourcefire IPS/IDS; RSA SecurID and SecureAuth multifactor authentication systems; Anti-Virus Management (Cylance, McAfee, & SEP); SIEM (McAfee-Nitro/ESM, envision, Logrhythm); Web Application Firewalls (Imperva & Citrix); VPN Client; DLP systems (IM, Web proxy); Threat Vector Analysis (FireMon); Nipper – Configuration Auditing; CIS-CAT hardening tool; Burp Suite – Web Application Scanner; working through remediation efforts associated with systems in scope for GLBA, SOX, and PCI assessments, audit items and establishing controls.

Systems – Cisco (Routers/Switches); Windows (Vista, XP, Win7, Win10, Win Server 2008, 2012); VMware and Virtual Box; Basic familiarity with Unix-Based Systems

Networking – LANs, WANs, IPS/IDS, Routers, Switches, TCP/IP, Layer 7 Firewalls, ACLs, EIGRP, OSPF

Software – MS Office (Visio, Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, OneNote); Multimedia/WebDev (Adobe CS)

Call (817) 329-6830, or use the contact form below to contact Ron Ritchey to discuss this candidate or others.

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