IT Security Operations

NYC

Published: January 5, 2021
Full Time

Job Description

SUMMARY of the FUNCTION/Role

Job Description

The Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Consultant will perform duties specifically related to cybersecurity engineering and operational support of Cisco ISE, providing comply-to-connect capabilities across a large-scale enterprise computing environment.

Responsibilities
• Configuration, implementation and troubleshooting of Cisco ISE and Stealth Watch
• Perform Network Access Control (NAC) / Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) integration with wired data, wireless infrastructure, and MDM, as well as posture and client provisioning.
• Perform configuration in wired and wireless systems using device profiling, posturing, PxGrid, ThreatGrid and SGTs.
• Build and analyze ISE policies to comply with client network security policies and ensure adherence to defined network security processes.
• Analyze systems performance of new and existing equipment to improve system and network configurations. Diagnose and solve complex systems problems.
• Analyze the pros and cons of various solutions to minimize down time and provide a stable, consistent system environment.
• Analyze system configuration and the need for changes to support the organization's program of work.
• Ensure the availability, performance, and recovery of network security systems.
• Document system architecture, operations guide, workflow procedures and disaster recovery plan.
• Maintain operating systems and application software with current releases and service pack or patches.
• Perform a variety of duties related to IT projects involving program-related issues that contain complicating elements.

Experience
• Experience configuring and managing ISE deployment, including enforcement of ISE on numerous subnets distributed across the nation
• Experience with Stealthwatch, Passive Identity (ISE-PIC), and PIV/CAC card integration.
• Excellent understanding of PKI infrastructure to assist, maintain and troubleshoot 802.1X EAP-TLS issues
• Experience with 1X troubleshooting WLAN/Switching + High level knowledge of Cisco security solutions including firewalls and advanced capabilities like Stealthwatch and Cisco ISE
• Demonstrated ability to be detail oriented and organized
• Excellent communication (verbal and written) and customer relationship skills
• Must be able to work well in an environment facilitating a large group of government and other contractor personnel to achieve a common goal
• Ability to communicate effectively with people who have varying degrees of technical expertise
• Ability to produce quality documentation (understand difference between standard, best practice, design & process documents)

Requirements:
• Knowledge of Enterprise Networks & Security infrastructure, Communication and internet security systems, Firewalls, Intrusion Protection Systems, Remote Access VPN, Proxy, Wireless Security, NAC,
• Organizational, decision making, and communications skills.
• Knowledge of network security operations with a solid understanding of the technology and attention to detail.
• Creative problem-solving abilities, coupled with a desire to take on responsibility.
• Strong team player with the ability to engage and promote a cohesive unit.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, and prioritize highly varied work in order to maintain required productivity levels.
• Ability to communicate technical' info and ideas so others will understand.
• Ability to make appropriate decisions considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions.
• Ability to apply collaborative skills and traits that create solutions and results to unexpected situations.

Additional Skills and Information

Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE)
Cisco TrustSec
Cisco StealthWatch

 

SKILLS

 

Category

Name

Required

Importance

Experience

Technical Skills

CISCO

Yes

1

4-6 Years

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