Network Architect (NAC, Zero Trust)

Access Talent Today, LLC - Springfield, VA


  • Develop and interpret NAC related security policies and procedures
  • Create policies and ongoing processes in support of the customer engineering team. Verify ongoing compliance with policies and best practice and alignment with the Enterprise Architecture.
  • 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 a Subject Matter Expert in technical and business 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
  • 20+ years experience in Information Technology
  • 15+ years of relevant Network engineering experience
  • 5+ years experience with NAC Architect/Network Architect in a large scale, global environment
  • 2+ years’ experience with Zero Trust
  • Experience providing secure connectivity from on premise services to/from Cloud services
  • Certifications: CCIE Security, JNCIE Security, CISSP
  • 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 firewalls and networking devices
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; must be able to prepare solution papers and present solutions to senior management
  • Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret

Posted On: Monday, June 8, 2020
Compensation: Excellent

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