Network Engineer (Network Security) / Project Engineer

Ref: ZR_6654_JOB  ·  Posted on 04 January 2022


A fabulous opportunity to join a fast paced, cutting-edge Cyber Security business. Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, you will join a team of talented networks engineers with a focus on project delivery.

This is both an internal and occasionally client facing role with a mix of BAU/3rd Line escalations and participation in an on-call rota. This is a wide and diverse role with great opportunity to learn many new technologies and systems.

As the Network Engineer with a keen eye for Cyber Security, you’ll be expert in TCP/IP, Cisco, Arista, Firewalls and will have experience ideally in Palo Alto or Fortinet too. The client runs a SOC (Security Operations Centre) so prior previous exposure to this kind of environment could be beneficial, although not mandatory.

About you:

  • You should have experience and skills as a Network Security Engineer as well as having Technical Specialist knowhow.
  • You should be able to critically assess current technical and security practices (systems, infrastructure and processes), and make recommendations for improvement and innovation, as well as overseeing the implementation your recommendations.
  • You have a strong customer focus, seeking out ways to provide a high-quality outcome for your customers and/or internal stakeholders.
Key responsibilities
  • Deliver Proof of Concepts for new designs (Client and Internal networks) and products as needed.
  • Implementation of client and internal deployments.
  • Develop and deploy solutions in line with industry security best practises.
  • Participate in an On-Call rota (typically one week in four but on occasion more often during sickness and leave)
Skills & experience
  • Strong Network Security (IDS, IPS, Network Taps etc)
  • Strong Firewall Administration (Palo Alto, Fortinet Etc)
  • Strong Network Administration (IP, Layer2, Spanning-Tree, OSPF, BGP, DNS, VSS, Nexus)
  • Cisco / Arista Qualified or Suitable Experience
  • Load balancing Technologies (F5 LTM etc)
  • IP Security (VPN, IPSec etc)
  • DNS/DNSSEC/GSBL/CDN(Cloudlfare etc)
  • Virtualisation Technologies (VMware &  Distributed Switching)
  • Physical Hardware Experience (Deploying rack mount switches, routers, Fiber /Copper cabling and associated optics, etc)
  • Linux and Windows Use/Administration
  • ITIL Aware

The client would also like to see some of the below, but this is not essential:

  • System Monitoring (Solar Winds, Cacti Etc.)

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Additional benefits
  • 30 days’ annual leave per year
  • Private medical insurance
  • 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice
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