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Network Security Solutions Architect

  • Location: Town and Country, 63017
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

Position: Network Security Solutions Architect
Location: Town and Country, M63017
Term: 6 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for providing consultative technical expertise which includes the preparation and presentation of detailed designs and configuration blueprints for complex solutions in the areas of routing, switching, wireless and security.
  • Expected to be hands-on and would be eventual escalation point in case of complex issues/outages.
  • Responsible for network and security architecture
  • Ensures architecture compatibility across multiple areas.
  • Leads and provides technical direction as well as hand-on required resolve complex issues to ensure on-time delivery of solutions that meets project expectations.
  • Be on-call for after-hour escalations and incidents
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • MS/M Tech/BS/B Tech degree in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent work experience.
  • 2+ years as an architect focused on design and engineering of large-scale solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills since this role will require regular interaction with clients.
  • Routing:
o Cisco ISR/ASR routers.
o In-depth understanding of BGP, OSPF protocols.
  • Switching:
o Cisco Catalyst.
o Cisco Meraki Switches.
o Juniper MIST.
o In-depth understand of all flavors of spanning tree.
  • Security:
o FortiGate Firewalls.
o In-depth understanding of firewall ACLs, groups, NATs.
o Good understanding of next-generation firewall features like IDS/IPS, URL filtering, SSL decryption, etc.
  • Wireless:
o Cisco Wireless LAN controller and related Access Points.
o Meraki Wireless.
o Juniper MIST Wireless.
o Cradlepoint LTE for OOB Management.
o Ekahau for heat-map assessments.
  • Tools:
o Cisco Prime.
o Scripting/Automation.
o Good understanding of REST API with use of tools like postman.
o Ansible playbook development.
Even better if you have:
  • Service provider experience.