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Network Security Team Lead (Reston, VA) in Reston, VA at Presidio, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

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Job Description

At Presidio, we think, architect, implement and support the practical reality of IT every day.  We bring together the best minds in the industry to deliver IT excellence and support the answers to our clients’ IT challenges.  As one of the largest IT-as-a-Service solution providers in the U.S., we combine experience and stability with regional expertise and the unique ability to cover local and global business needs. For more information about Presidio visit our website at
We are looking for a detail oriented individual with strong technical skills and experience who can work in a fast paced solution provider setting that requires a great deal of interaction among associates and executives. The ideal candidate must be a people person who can work in groups on various projects. The individual must also have leadership qualities with strong verbal and written communication skills to collaborate effectively with a diverse group of people. S/He must know the important elements in time management and prioritization in order to manage to multiple deadlines, have a great sense of detail while also be able to see the “big picture” and be able to multi-task and take initiative when needed.
This individual will be hands on as well as oversee an engineering team with the delivery of projects, ensuring engineers are technically prepared; services are completed fully and efficiently, and have met or exceeded client expectations. They need to manage the implementation of complex technical design and implementation of security solution and other technologies common in enterprise environments. They need to strive toward improving technical capability and delivery execution. This position of Team Lead will report to the Secure Networks Practice Director.
 Job Description
  • Develop technical architecture on behalf of Presidio around Secure Networks Practice solutions utilizing strategic vendor technologies. Refining deployment architectures presented by the Solutions Architecture Group.
  • Stay current with security technology trends, customer use cases, and market demand to recommend and deliver relevant security solutions to align with customer business goals.
  • Ensure compliance of company policies, procedures, and objectives regarding processes, initiatives, and projects.
  • Manage teams time and expenses, scheduling and project assignments, and technical development
  • Represent the Secure Networks Practice by providing technical leadership to both presales and post-sales engineers
  • Lead engineer on customer project engagements including design, testing, implementation, and support for new deployments, expansions, and environment upgrades. This includes assessing and troubleshooting customer’s data/security environments.
  • Work with the engineering team to successfully deliver professional services from design to implementation in medium to very large environments
  • Assist clients through planning, design and implementation of next-generation security solutions
  • Create technical deliverables including capacity planning, detailed design documents, test plans, implementation plans, configurations, and change orders.
  • Lead technical discussions to understand business requirements and translate them into functional specifications
  • Develop comprehensive graphical and text-based design documentation and effectively manage the implementation process from design to customer acceptance
  • Provides peer reviews of implementations, configurations, and documentation for team members.
  • Assists other team members with deployment or best practices.
  • Obtain vendor-related certifications to enhance professional development and partner fulfillment's with our strategic vendors.
Required Skills
  • Expert-level knowledge and experience with design, implementation and support of the following:
    • Complex routing and switching solutions (Cisco is a must, Nexus strongly preferred)
    • Firewalls/VPNs (Cisco is a must, Palo Alto/Check Point are a plus)
    • IDS/IPS solutions (Sourcefire/FirePOWER highly desired, Palo Alto a plus)
    • Firewalls (Cisco is a must, Palo Alto/Juniper/Check Point are a plus)
    • 1X – Cisco ACS and ISE design, configuration, and deployment is highly desired
    • Content Security (Cisco ESA/WSA/CWS are a plus)
    • Malware Prevention (Sourcefire/FirePOWER highly desired, Palo Alto a plus)
    • Authentication solutions (TACACS+ and Cisco ACS highly desired, MFA is a plus)
    • SIEM solutions (QRadar, Splunk, SolarWinds, are a plus)
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience and/or military experience
  • 8-15+ years of relevant job experience including configuring, analyzing & troubleshooting complex network environments
  • Industry certifications
    • CCIE and/or CCDE (preferred)
  • Three or more of the following
  • Must be highly knowledgeable in IP networking, enterprise architecture, VPN, R/S, Load Balancers, Firewalls, IPS, SIEM, and other security solutions
  • Expert understand performance testing methodologies and evaluation techniques
  • Must be clearable to maintain US Government Security Clearance
    • CCNP – Security Required
    • CCDP; CCNP – R/S
    • Other (PAN, F5, SourceFire, McAfee)
    • Industry security certification such as CISSP and CEH are a plus
RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE, we have a strict PSL in place and we will only accept applications from agencies/business partners that have been invited to work on this role through the Presidio portal.
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