Network Security Engineer

Recruiter
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Location
Northampton
Salary
40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits Package
Posted
15 Oct 2020
Closes
20 Oct 2020
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Network Security Engineer - ??40k - ??45k + Excellent Benefits Package
Professional Services
Northampton

A well-established professional services organization in the Northampton area are looking to recruit a Network Security Engineer to join their growing IT team.

Reporting to the Senior Network Engineer the job holder is required to plan, design, optimise, implement, audit and troubleshoot the network security system to improve the efficiency of the company.

The successful candidate will act as an out of hours 24x7 escalation contact.

Skills/Environment
*Experience working as a Network Engineer or Security Engineer on an enterprise scale
*Troubleshooting and supporting data network and server architecture
*Configuring and managing enterprise Firewalls and gateway devices
*Experience of enterprise Vulnerability assessment tools
*Enterprise LAN/WAN and Voice experience
*Knowledge and experience of Palo Alto Firewalls, Cisco Nexus and Catalyst Switches, Cisco Routers or Cisco Meraki (desirable)
*Relevant Network certifications such as CCNP Security and CISSP.
*Experience of working in a Cloud first environment.

Role Overview
*To maintain the companies security and network posture/performance by proactive monitoring our network and security infrastructure
*To identify, diagnose, and resolve information security/network issues.
*Based on assessment-based findings, outcomes, and propositions for further system security/network enhancement.
*Ensure proper protocols and processes are followed by creating and maintain comprehensive documentation related to network and security infrastructure.
*You will be expected to work on both projects and support
*Maintain strong relationships with integrators and vendors to maintain support levels, upgrades, installations, and planning alongside exploration of new features and innovative solutions.

Salary: ??40k - ??45k
Benefits: A pension scheme with employer contributions of up to 5.5%, 23 days holiday with option to buy up to 8 additional days and many more!

This role may suit candidates, who hold the following job titles: Network Security Engineer, Network Engineer, Security Engineer, Information Security Engineer

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We will always email you a full role specification, name our client and wait for your email authorisation before we send your CV to this organisation. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified..Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate ??1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. ).

Deerfoot is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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