3rd Line Network Firewall Engineer

Recruiter
Experis Engineering
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£45k - £55k pa + Benefits
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Joining the Network Team as a Firewall Engineer, this person will be required to assist with the monitoring and maintenance of the Network Infrastructure; encompassing Core Network, WAN, LAN, Firewall Management, VOIP and Wireless across the business. This will require working with the business and 3rd party suppliers to ensure a suitable and effective service. Responsibilities - Fault management and rectification across the Infrastructure to agreed SLA / KPI's. - Administration tasks across the Infrastructure as required and dictated by Best Practice. - Daily responsibility for the monitoring, management and reporting of the following technologies to the agreed performance levels and standards: - Core Network - Covering all Data Centre networks. - WAN - Manage the Infrastructure to ensure fit for purpose products are utilised. Manage relationship with supplier. - LAN - Manage all site installations and infrastructure (switches etc.) - Network Security Devices - Firewall infrastructure including configuration, Maintenance and regular administration - VOIP - Monitor and maintain all IP Telephony installations - Wireless - Internal and Guest Wi-fi infrastructure including configuration, Maintenance and regular administration - Operate a centralised Enterprise Systems Management capability. - Work with 3rd Party support to perform operational maintenance of network infrastructure. - Assist Solutions Architects in design process, providing guidance and best practice. - Production of Operational and Technical Documentation to agreed standards. Key Skills - Experienced Networking professional, focused on delivering effective and efficient operational capability. - Proven customer liaison skills - Cisco CCNA qualification - Strong Firewall background (preferably Cisco/Palo Alto/Netscaler) - Confident working across a multi-disciplined IT environment, and diverse business - Understanding of IT management processes - Good technical knowledge and understanding of IT infrastructure environments - Toolset skills for all aspects of this role - Ability to produce high quality operational and technical reference documentation The successful candidate will be required to obtain MOD SC Security clearance Benefits - 25 days holiday + bank holidays - Pension - Life Assurance - Share Scheme - Flexible Benefits: Childcare vouchers, Health Care Cash Plan, Bike Scheme etc. - Free Parking - Free and regular shuttle bus connecting to local bus and train stations and the city centre. - Excellent location with shops, coffee shops, restaurants, a florist, hairdressers, beauty salon and nursery.
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