Job Description :
Title: Network Architect

Location: Columbia SC

Duration: 12 Months

Job Description:

Scope Of The Project: PROVIDES TECHNICAL EXPERTISE FOR THE VARIOUS PROJECTS CURRENTLY BEING WORKED ON BY NETWORK SERVICES. EXAMPLE PROJECTS INCLUDE END OF LIFE NETWORK DEVICE REPLACEMENT INCLUDING CISCO NETWORK SWITCHES, ROUTERS AND WIRELESS ACCESS POINTS; FIREWALL REPLACEMENTS MIGRATING FROM JUNIPER AND CISCO FIREWALLS TO FORTINET FIREWALLS; IMPLEMENTATION OF NAC; IMPLEMENTING NETWORKS FOR THE MIGRATION OF STORAGE AND COMPUTE FROM AGENCY DATA CENTERS TO THE STATE DATA CENTER; ETC.

Daily Duties / Responsibilities: OVERSEES NETWORK SERVICES PROJECTS; ATTENDS PROJECT MEETINGS; WORKS WITH PROJECT MANAGERS TO ENSURE DOCUMENTATION IS CORRECT, PROGRESS IS REPORTED ACCURATELY AND TIMELINES ARE MET; RECOMMENDS SOLUTIONS FOR TECHNICAL ISSUES; RECOMMENDS CHANGES TO NETWORK ARCHITECTURE; TESTS NEW NETWORK CONFIGURATIONS; REPORTS ON PROJECTS, DESIGNS AND TEST RESULTS.

Required Skills (Rank In Order Of Importance):

2 YEARS CISCO/JUNIPER ROUTE AND SWITCH EXPERIENCE

2 YEARS OF FIREWALL/VPN EXPERIENCE

2 YEARS OF NETWORK ENCRYPTION EXPERIENCE

5 YEARS IN A COMPLEX NETWORK ENVIRONMENT

Preferred Skills (Rank In Order Of Importance):

2 YEARS SOLARWINDS EXPERIENCE

CISCO ISE FOR TACACS AND NAC


Required Education/Certifications: ASSOCIATES DEGREE IN NETWORKING

Preferred Education/Certifications:

CISCO CERTIFICATION (CCNP OR HIGHER)

BACHELOR’S DEGREE OR HIGHER

Skills:

Category


Name


Required


Importance


Level


Last Used


Experience


Networking & Directories


Cisco - Firewalls


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Networking & Directories


Cisco ISE


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Networking & Directories


CISCO Routers


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Networking & Directories


CISCO SWITCHES


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Networking & Directories


Experience with UNIX, Windows, Linux, MacOS, Cisco, Juniper, web apps, databases, strong authentication, operating systems and network security protocols and procedures.


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


4 - 6 Years


Networking & Directories


IT network, virtual environments, Database, and storage


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Networking & Directories


JUNIPER FIREWALLS


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Networking & Directories


VPN - virtual private network


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Networking & Directories


VPN DEVICES


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Protocols


Firewall


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years


Software Framwork


SolarWinds


No


2


Specialties


encryption


Yes


1


Lead


Currently Using


2 - 4 Years




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