Job Description :
DirectClient: Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts (CPA)
Solicitation#304129152
Title: Cisco ISE Engineer
Location: Austin, Texas 78774
Duration: Until August 31, 2019 with possible extension(3 Years)
Last date for submission: December 10, 2018 (2.00 PM-CST)

Job Description:
The Worker will be required to perform advanced network router, switch, firewall and ISE system work which will involve:
implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of the agency’s Cisco ISE solution
install, configure, test, upgrade, and maintain the Cisco ISE equipment and software
direct the implementation of modifications to agency’s Cisco ISE solution
manage and administer ISE servers, including planning and coordinating upgrades and maintenance activities
implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of the agency’s network routers, switches, firewalls and wireless solution
install, configure, test, upgrade, and maintain network routers, switches, firewalls and wireless solution and software
direct the implementation of modifications to agency’s network routers, switches, firewalls and wireless solution
using Cisco ISE, routers, switches firewall and wireless implement the following
802.1x authentication
Wired infrastructure
Wireless
Remote VPN
Posture assessments for connected computers
Multifactor Authentication
Guest wireless
troubleshoot network issues
document implementation plan, changes, architecture and troubleshooting guides.
cross-train team members

The Worker must be able to work under limited supervision of the Section Manager of Network and Communications.

Onsite Requirements: Worker will be required to work on site with the team. Working remotely will be limited and must be pre-approved by the Project Manager and Direct Supervisor

WORKER SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
Must be able to work independently in a diverse team environment with local and remote teams
Must possess problem-solving skills and ability to multi-task with readiness to put in extra efforts when necessary
Perform related work as assigned
Must be able to work independently
Knowledge of software development methodologies
Must possess problem-solving skills and ability to multi-task
Must be able to work around projects and deadlines with readiness to put in extra efforts when necessary

WORKER SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Minimum Requirements:
Years Skills/Experience
5 Experience with network infrastructure
4 Experience with Cisco routing and switching
3 Experience with implementing security features with network routers and switches
3 Experience with Cisco wireless solution and remote access VPN
3 Experience implementing ISE 802.1x
2 Experience with Cisco ISE version 2.x
1 Experience implementing ISE version 2.x – posture assessment
1 Experience implementing multifactor authentication
1 Experience implement ISE guest wireless
Current Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Preferences:
Years Skills/Experience
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Security and/or Routing and Switching
Cisco Certified Internet Expert (CCIE)
3 Proficient with the Microsoft Office products, including Microsoft Project, Word, Visio, Excel and PowerPoint
2 Experience with knowledge transfer and cross-training

Client : CPA