Plan, design and implement Network Admission Control (NAC) routing and switching infrastructure by evaluating network and security technologies, for on-premise and cloud as a component of a Zero Trust Architecture.
Determine NAC equipment requirements by researching NAC/information security standards/Zero Trust standards; authors equipment documentation in accordance with ISO-20K standards
Lead NAC related engineering projects. Design robust and resilient NAC implementation solutions for customer infrastructure services, and for new services.
Evaluate and recommend new and emerging NAC networking products and technologies
Develop and interpret NAC related engineering security policies and procedures
Create policies and ongoing processes in support of the customer engineering team. Verify ongoing compliance with policies and best practice.
Identify security issues and risks, lead development and implementation of mitigation
Advise and consult with other teams to identify risks and implement remediation
Provides technical leadership and/or direction to NAC engineering teams
Oversee and guide the completion of NAC milestones and projects
Participates as the Subject Matter Expert in technical discussions with clients, teammates, vendors, partners and/or upper level managers
Ability to manage and/or lead cross-functional teams for customer engagements
Participate in incident response; create incident response procedures and documentation; assist with post-event analysis
Wide breadth of knowledge across security products, tools, and industry trends; ability to create solutions using a pragmatic, risk-based approach.
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology/Computer Science or Bachelor’s Degree and relevant experience
15+ years’ experience in Information Technology
10+ years of relevant Network engineering experience
5+ years’ experience with NAC engineering principles in a large scale, global environment
Experience providing secure connectivity from on premise services to/from Cloud services
Certifications: CCNP, CISSP
Experience with SD-WAN technologies
Experience with Cloud technologies, Microsoft Azure/Amazon Web Services
Experience leading a small team (3-5) of engineers
Experience with network monitoring tools (NeuralStar, HPNA, SolarWinds, Nagios)
Expert knowledge of networking concepts and architecture, including security considerations associated with networking hardware like Routers, Switches, Firewalls, Gateways, SSL Encryption/Decryption, PKI, TCP/IP, IPv4 and IPv6, etc.
Hands on experience with a diverse variety of networking devices
Excellent written and oral communication skills; must be able to prepare solution papers and present solutions to senior management