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Cisco Network and Wireless ISE (Identity Services Engine) Architect/Engineer

Cisco Network and Wireless ISE (Identity Services Engine) Architect/Engineer

Job Description

Cisco Network Architect/Engineer (ISE), Phoenix, AZ

We are looking for a Network Architect/Engineer for a 6-12 month engagement in Phoenix, AZ with a high profile, enterprise client. This individual is required to act as the lead engineer/architect responsible for designing, configuring, and deploying Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine) throughout an enterprise environment.  The candidate will be regularly interfacing with our client and should be comfortable building a presentation strategy for client executives. This includes presentation skills both personally and technically. The position is required to build a solution strategy that solves the customers’ needs and can be communicated to key stake holders.  This requires a multi-faceted individual that is capable of coordinating activities of the project team, assisting in the monitoring of project schedules, as well as direct implementation and configuration of the solution.  The role requires a holistic view of the project goals and practical (hands-on) experience deploying Cisco ISE and the integration within existing systems.

What we will expect you to do:

  • Planning, designing, configuring, implementing, and optimizing Cisco ISE
  • Managing customer expectations and escalations with ease
  • High level documentation


  • Substantial track record of successful project deployments utilizing Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
  • Substantial track record of successful project deployments utilizing Cisco Routing and Switching
  • Strong consulting skills including ability to design and deliver business solutions
  • Excellent written, verbal, listening, and presentation skills
  • Good mentoring and leadership skills

Project Technologies:

  • Cisco ISE
  • Cisco TrustSec Framework/Technologies
  • Security Technologies (802.1x, ACLs/dACLs/SGACLs, AAA, RADIUS, Etc.)
  • Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Cisco Routing and Switching
  • Cisco Wireless Technology

Job Requirements

Technical Requirements:

  • Typically have 5-10+ years of experience in multiple IT areas
  • Deep expertise with Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
  • Advanced Network Security Experience
  • Advanced Network Engineering Experience (Routing & Switching)
  • Experience with PKI (CA, RA, and Certificates)
  • Experience with Authentication Protocols (EAP-TLS, PEAP, EAP-FAST, Etc.)
  • Experience providing secure access and guest access in BYOD environment

Business Requirements:

  • Outstanding interpersonal, analytical, and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Demonstrates the ability to take significant responsibility and shows skill in the management of change and can handle contacts of all types and at all levels
  • Ability to Plan, Prioritize, and complete multiple assignments on time and at times with minimal management oversight
  • Demonstrates a rational and organized approach to the tasks undertaken and an awareness of the need to achieve quality
  • Has comprehensive understanding of project and program management techniques and can communicate well with key stakeholders
  • Good Written and Presentation Skill with the ability to effectively communicate across multiple levels of the organization
  • Comprehensive approach to documentation and procedural development
  • Extremely proficient in Microsoft Office product suite, including Microsoft Excel & Microsoft Visio


  • Preferred Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field
  • Required Certification on Cisco technologies (CCNA, CCNP, CCDP, CCIE, CCDE, CCAr)

Brian Marquis

Talent Acquisition Manager

Epoch Universal, Inc.

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $70.00 - $100.00 /Hour
Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Information Technology, Engineering, Other
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Computer Hardware, Computer Software, Consulting
Required Travel Not Specified
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Cisco Network and Wireless ISE (Identity Services Engine) Architect/Engineer

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