3rd Line Firewall Engineer - Checkpoint, Cisco, Palo Alto

Recruiter
Apsley Recruitment Ltd
Location
Maidstone
Salary
£40000-£49000
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
One of the longest standing specialist companies in Internet Security solutions and Managed Services, offering support and services to a diverse customer base, is looking to expand their team of escalation engineers. Providing second and third line support and escalation you must able to work under pressure and possess excellent customer service and communication skills as well as having a logical and methodical approach to troubleshooting. You will need in-depth knowledge and proven hands-on experience (ideally coupled with professional certification) with a range of Core Network Technologies (at least two of which must be Checkpoint, Juniper or Cisco Firewalls, F5, BlueCoat or Websense Technologies). You will also need to be competent in general networking technologies, LAN/WAN, routing, switching (Cisco and/or Juniper), IP sub-netting, and will possess a good understanding of the 7 layer OSI model and associated protocols. Preference will be given to Checkpoint Firewall experts (CCSE). The role will also include some project work and customer site installation of products as well as some technical account management for customers as required. Opportunities for further professional training, exposure to new technologies and progression abound. Candidates must have fully professional written and spoken English skills and be eligible to pass basic security checks.
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