Network and Security Manager

Recruiter
XPO Logistics
Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£40000 - £50000/annum
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you love technology? More specifically Cisco and Juniper? Is being a Network and Security Manager in a growing (and amazing) business your calling?

A brilliant opportunity has arisen for a Network and Security Manager in Manchester to provide strategy and support in line with business requirements. In this role, you will be responsible for liaising with individual country and global teams to define and implement an overarching network and security strategy across SC Europe. You will be responsible for the Supply Chain Europe (SC EU) elements of the XPO Global network strategy. This includes the design and implementation of a new European wide network with links to XPO Transport in Europe and the US. You will be working with colleagues to define and enforce network and security standards.

You`ll be in charge of global routing controls and processes, perimeter security policies and controls in line with global standards, SC EU network and security policy and IP changes across the region as needed to merge existing disparate networks. You`ll also be responsible for ensuring the network provides appropriate levels of stability and resilience for the growing business need, network Change and Problem management, documentation and communication, supplier management, contract management and new technology assessment (amongst many other things!).

The successful candidate needs to be proficient in the design and build of networks using a variety of technologies especially Cisco and Juniper and open to frequent travel. An understanding of routing protocols on large networks is also required. Knowledge of Cisco iWAN technologies would be extremely beneficial. You will need to show a deep awareness of the current threat landscape and understand the technologies used to maintain a good defence strategy. Knowledge of different firewall and proxy technologies is required as is experience of working in hybrid cloud scenarios.

Operating in approximately 1,425 locations in around 34 countries worldwide, at XPO we have more than 87,000 employees and we manage over 140 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space. In Europe we have over 40,000 employees in over 500 locations.

You`ll have access to variety high street discounts, as well as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.

If you have what it takes to transform the future, with a company ethos of `you grow, we grow`, then we`d love to hear from you. All applications receive a response