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Network Security Architect

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ADP is hiring a Network Security Architect!

This role can be 100% remote!

Does creating and implementing a secure infrastructure that keeps data for millions of people safe help you sleep at night?
Are you looking to join a dynamic, inclusive team environment with a culture of collaboration and belonging?
Well, this may be the role for you. Ready to design what’s next?

In this role, you will lead the design and development of innovative network security solutions and tools from concept to delivery with a focus on new technologies, including Cloud-based solutions (SASE, SWG, Firewall, ZTNA), SD-WAN, and SDN, as well as core network services like NAC, Segmentation, On-prem Firewalls, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, NTP, Proxy and Automation.  You will support the adoption of new technologies and tools, recommend capability improvements, and assist in lab/QA deployments for technology trials.  You will participate in all facets of requirements gathering, prioritization, design, development, testing and execution of network engineering and security requests.  You will build strong cross-organizational relationships; effectively work with staff across the IT organization and the broader enterprise to align the network security technologies with overall organization needs. You will liaise with vendors and service providers to identify and select the products or services that best support the organization’s global network strategies.  You will provide network performance and capacity guidance by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends, and identify emerging security solutions and in coordination with Global Security, evaluate products. You will also assist with the Delivery and Operations of production network security services.


As a Lead Engineer, you will mentor to other team members and Lead through example by influencing the use of standards defined by the team and technical leadership.  You will communicate the status of network security initiatives to IT leadership and internal business partners, and work closely with senior IT and business leaders to align IT activities with business objectives.  As part of our team, you’ll find exciting challenges, get opportunities to grow your career, and develop solid friendships as we design what’s next for ADP and the industry. Pace should not scare you. We still find time for a healthy dose of fun.

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You’ll have a Bachelor’s degree OR equivalent.
A minimum of 10 years of Network Security work experience in Architecture, Design and Engineering
Experience in recommending, designing, implementing, maintaining, state of the art network hardware and software systems
Network & Infrastructure experience specific to large size organizations (5,000 employee minimum)
Experience with virtual network environments and modern datacenter technologies such as Cisco ACI or Openstack, and network security technologies from providers including Zscaler, Palo Alto, Symantec (Blue Coat) and Cisco
Experience with core network services like DNS, DHCP, IPAM (Infoblox), and NTP in a global, distributed environment.
Ability to be flexible, decision oriented, and motivated to support management initiatives
Demonstrate a consultative approach to strategic decisions with a particular emphasis on design and delivery
Hands-on experience in designing and deploying large scale network security technologies
Prior experience in multi-vendor networking technologies
Proficiency in network architecture and design, network security, and network monitoring
Strong documentation and communication skills
Strong foundation in dynamic routing protocols (i.e EIGRP, OSPF, BGP)
Experience working with highly effective engineering teams through major technology transitions
Experience working in complex network environments with legacy systems

You’ll have a current or held advanced network or security related certifications (e.g., Cisco, Arista, CISSP, or relevant industry certification, etc.)
Experience or background with automation using Ansible and/or Python
Prior experience working on network segmentation projects
Experience with packet analysis and flow monitoring tools
Experience with cloud deployments such as GCP and AWS
Strong knowledge of Network Access Control systems, preferably Forescout.

Have courageous team collaboration. Courage comes from how associates are willing to have difficult conversations, speak up, be an owner, and challenge one another’s ideas to find the best solution.
Deliver at epic scale. We deliver real user outcomes using strong judgment and good instincts. We’re obsessed with the art of achieving simplicity with a focus on client happiness and productivity.
Be surrounded by curious learners. We align ourselves with other smart people in an environment where we grow and elevate one another to the next level. We encourage our associates to listen, stay agile, and learn from mistakes.
Act like an owner & doer. Mission-driven and committed to leading change, you will be encouraged to take on any challenge and solve complex problems. No tasks are beneath or too great for us. We are hands-on and willing to master our craft.
Give back to others. Always do the right thing for our clients and our community and humbly give back to the community where we live and work. Support our associates in times of need through ADP’s Philanthropic Foundation.
Join a company committed to equality and equity. Our goal is to impact lasting change through our actions.
What are you waiting for?  Apply today!

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