Firewall & Network Security Consultants (Cisco, Palo Alto, Fortinet)

Recruiter
Apsley Recruitment Ltd
Location
West Bromwich
Salary
£55-65k plus car allowance & bens
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Firewall & Network Security Consultants (Cisco, Palo Alto, Fortinet, F5, BlueCoat) Acting as a Professional Services Consultant, you will provide industry expertise in designing and deploying next-generation Firewall and Security solutions for customers. This will include low level documented solutions, design and installation, and assisting in the planning and execution of the project life cycle. The role is mobile with visits to Offices in Kent and London (approximately 1 day per week on average), with the majority of projects based in the South East & Midlands. Your location is less important than your willingness to be mobile so access to your own vehcile is essential. The role works closely with the Presales team and with delivery to the operations team, using structured methodologies inc Prince II and ITIL. You must have: a thorough understanding of LAN/WAN technology; fully understand Application based Firewalling; understand next-gen Firewalls inc IPS, Anti-Virus, IDS/IDP and User Identity; experience with Checkpoint, Cisco ASA/Firepower, Palo Alto or Fortinet Firewalls with application modules from solution design to implementation. You will Participate in change control processes to deliver solutions; in conjunction with Project Managers deliver project streams within complex, multivendor deployments; transition technologies into operational environment via a structured process ensuring approval is achieved; complete adocumentation to engage and update technical and non-technical stakeholders. Ideally you will hold Certification in at leats one of the headlined technologies and where necessary, professional training leading to certification will be available. Additional skills in BlueCoat or F5 would be an advantage. Acting as a Professional Services Consultant, you will provide industry expertise in designing and deploying next-generation Firewall and Security solutions for customers. This will include low level documented solutions, design and installation, and assisting in the planning and execution of the project life cycle. The role is mobile with visits to Offices in Kent and London (approximately 1 day per week on average), with the majority of projects based in the South East & Midlands. Your location is less important than your willingness to be mobile so access to your own vehcile is essential. The role works closely with the Presales team and with delivery to the operations team, using structured methodologies inc Prince II and ITIL. You must have: a thorough understanding of LAN/WAN technology; fully understand Application based Firewalling; understand next-gen Firewalls inc IPS, Anti-Virus, IDS/IDP and User Identity; experience with Checkpoint, Cisco ASA/Firepower, Palo Alto or Fortinet Firewalls with application modules from solution design to implementation. You will Participate in change control processes to deliver solutions; in conjunction with Project Managers deliver project streams within complex, multivendor deployments; transition technologies into operational environment via a structured process ensuring approval is achieved; complete adocumentation to engage and update technical and non-technical stakeholders. Ideally you will hold Certification in at leats one of the headlined technologies and where necessary, professional training leading to certification will be available. Additional skills in BlueCoat or F5 would be an advantage.
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