Network Security Engineer - 30,000-60,000 - Cheltenham

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
04 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Security Engineer - £30,000-£60,000 - Cheltenham

This is an opportunity for Network Engineers of all levels to join one of the fastest growing security organisations in the world.

The Role
You will be joining a business that researches, develops and supports secure applications and systems with the main focus of combating cyber-crime. There are a number of high profile customers and a huge amount of top secret projects that need talented professionals, to help in creating innovative solutions to the latest security vulnerabilities and countermeasures.

We are looking for a number of ambitious, technically strong network engineers with an interest in Security. My client will be providing comprehensive training and development, utilizing the candidates networking background to cross train on different network and security technologies.

In addition there are potential opportunities for more seasoned Network Security Engineers.

Required Skills;
  • Exposure with network monitoring and troubleshooting tools
  • Extensive exposure of networking technologies, i.e. LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, routing, switching and sub net addressing.
  • Monitoring of network activity; analysis of audit trails and alarms; and initiating corrective action where necessary.
  • Well-developed communication and consulting skills
  • Network Security (Cisco/Checkpoint Firewalls, VPN, IDS)

Desirable Skills;
  • Network Security - Work with network security attack vectors and what technologies and methodologies should be used to defend against them. Some of the attack vectors covered include ARP poisoning, social engineering, TCP hijacking and DoS/DDoS.
  • Security Concepts - application of various security techniques including firewalls, AntiVirus software, and password protection to mitigate against common threats and vulnerabilities

Due to the nature of the work we are extremely limited in the details we can reveal. More information can be provided through contacting the recruiter.

The Company
You will be joining a business that is renowned for their investment in their employees. This organisation boast an impressive internal structure that is designed around pushing employees to reach their potential and support their aspirations.

With one of the largest training budgets in the UK and a company culture where difference is celebrated and innovation is encouraged. You will have exposure to new technologies and systems, solving complex mission critical problems. It is a breeding ground for talented individuals to make a real difference within Cyber Security.

Due to the urgency of the roles and the nature of the work carried out by the clients, to be eligible for the role you must have a current and transferable DV clearance.

If you are interested in applying for this position please send your CV to

Urgent role - please apply now!

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.
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