Network Security Engineer

Ref: Network Security Engineer  ·  Posted on 10 June 2022


Are you looking for an exciting new challenge as a Network Security Engineer?

Are you flexible to work out of hours if required?

Are you looking for remote working, with occasional travel to my client’s site in Hampshire? 

My client is a leading prime contractor within the defence industry and are frontrunners for providing systems engineering, software development and complex programme management for global security, cyber, civil, and commercial markets.

They are looking for a Network Security Engineer to help the growth of their current Security Operations capabilities and ensure that network security is maintained across their global infrastructure systems. This role will include the support to EU and US infrastructures as well as the UK. Their operations run on an ongoing 24-hour basis so out of hours work may be required

Key responsibilities
  • Provide hands-on 24-hour support towards my client’s operational capabilities to maintain their network security infrastructure across the globe.
  • Provide successful maintenance towards:
    • Network Security Appliances
    • internet perimeter security systems
    • cloud security
    • infrastructure security controls
    • security documentation
    • diagrams and procedures
Skills & experience
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of firewall and cloud technologies
  • Demonstrated TCP/IP Networking experience
  • Ability to work a flexible, off hours schedule to accommodate customer maintenance windows
  • Willingness to carry an on-call cell phone after hours

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

  • In-depth Check Point, Palo Alto Networks, Cisco or Juniper Firewall experience
  • Experience with Unix or Linux Operating Systems
  • Experience with Enterprise Cloud Service vendor technology including AWS, Azure and Google
  • Experience with ZScaler Proxy and Zero Trust products
  • Experience with Cyber Risk Assessment Tools such as CyRIS
Additional benefits
  • Health insurance coverage
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Paid time off for jury duty and military obligations
  • Sick and bereavement leave
  • Tobacco cessation support
  • Free, on-site flu shots
  • Free, confidential, on-site biometric health screenings

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

Please note that the client has determined that the off-payroll working rules will apply to this assignment and therefore this contract will be run through an Umbrella Company. Income tax and primary national insurance contributions will be deducted at source from any payments made to the intermediary.

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