Security - Security Engineering


Job Title: Security Engineer
Location: Dublin, Ireland (Occasional onsite visits required)
Duration: 6 months (High chance of extension)

Our client are seeking a skilled Security Engineer for an initial 6-month day rate contract. It involves a crucial project focused on migrating from Cisco ASA firewalls to Palo Alto firewalls. The successful candidate will play a key role in ensuring the security infrastructure meets the highest standards and aligns with the organization’s objectives.


  • Palo Alto Firewall Migration: Lead the migration effort from Cisco ASA firewalls to Palo Alto firewalls, ensuring a seamless transition while maintaining the highest level of security.

  • Security Infrastructure Design: Collaborate with the project team to design and implement robust security solutions using Palo Alto firewalls that align with industry best practices and meet the specific needs of the organization.

  • Onsite Support: Be available for occasional onsite visits to the client’s location in Dublin for project meetings, troubleshooting, and collaboration with the onsite team.

  • Documentation: Create comprehensive documentation for the security infrastructure, configurations, and migration processes to facilitate knowledge transfer and future maintenance.

  • Proactive Security Measures: Implement proactive security measures, conduct regular security assessments, and recommend improvements to enhance the overall security posture.


  • Proven Experience: Demonstrated experience in working with Palo Alto firewalls is essential. Candidates must have a strong track record of successfully implementing and managing security solutions.

  • Cisco ASA to Palo Alto Migration: Handson experience with migrating from Cisco ASA firewalls to Palo Alto firewalls is highly desirable.

  • Security Certifications: Relevant certifications in information security and network security, such as Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE), are advantageous.

  • ProblemSolving Skills: Ability to troubleshoot complex security issues, identify root causes, and implement effective solutions in a timely manner.

  • Communication Skills: Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with both technical and nontechnical stakeholders.

If you have relevant Security Engineering experience with Palo Alto and Cisco ASA, are based near/in Dublin then please share an updated CV.