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Network Access Engineer in Remote, OR at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 3/20/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Remote, OR
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an immediate need for a Network Access Engineer for a 6 month contract/contract to hire position.  This is a work from home/remote position for those not based in Carthage, Missouri (64836), and it requires experience with Aruba ClearPass.  For this particular role, candidates without Aruba ClearPass cannot be considered at this time.  This position has the possibility of extension and/or conversion to full time employment, and offers perks including work from home options, exciting new projects with innovative technologies, career growth and advancement opportunities, a work site easily accessible via public transportation, and 401k with company matching.

NAC (Network Access Controller) Network Engineer/Specialist Job DescriptionThe Network Access (NAC) Engineer is responsible for the configuration, deployment, and management of the Aruba ClearPass NAC solution in a 24 X 7 X 365 environment. The engineer is responsible for monitoring, configuration changes, accounts, and software updates for the client’s NAC solution. The engineer must be able to analyze, troubleshoot, and remediate issues within the enterprise. The engineer will work closely with other teams to ensure that the NAC is performing to standard. The ClearPass Policy Manager platform provides role-based and device-based network access control for employees, contractors, and guests across any wired, wireless, and VPN infrastructure. 
  • Aruba ClearPass design and developing operational readiness based on industry best practices.
  • Configure and administration of Aruba ClearPass.
  • ClearPass TACACS, Onboard, and OnGuard policy features
  • Creation of technically detailed reports on the status of the NAC to include metrics on the number of potentially rouge assets, endpoint compliance, number of assets discovered, etc.
  • Knowledge of RADIUS, 802.1X NAC and Active directory/LDAP experience.
  • Work with external teams to ensure policy is properly preventing unauthorized network access.
  • Plans and implements upgrades and installs new equipment.
  • Functional understanding of network Layer 2/3 switching and routing protocols.
  • Network infrastructure knowledge, including topology, security policies, firewalls and network infrastructure.
  • Troubleshoot and configure Cisco routers and switches.
  • Incorporate change management into all system changes.
  • Ability in troubleshooting and problem solving a wide variety of client issues.
  • Experience with industry recognized NAC solutions such as Aruba ClearPass, Portnox, Identity Services Engine (CISCO, Network Access Control (ForeScout CounterACT), etc.
  • Relevant IT certifications such as Aruba ClearPass Professional, ITIL, SNPA, CCNA, CCNP, JNCIA, etc. 

Sample Tasks Depending on Specific Need:
  • ClearPass service planning
  • ClearPass server configuration
  • ClearPass Insight enablement
  • ClearPass guest service creation
  • ClearPass deployment and integration documentation
  • ClearPass environment
  • Make best practice recommendations
  • Document recommendations and changes