Network Security Engineer, Juniper, Cisco, JunOS, BGP, IPsec, UNIX

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Up to £50,000 per annum + Great Benefits
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Administrator, Linux, PostgreSQL, UNIX, Python, CentOS, Nginx

A Network Security Engineer is desired by my client, a digital marketers located in Oxford. The Network Security Engineer will be involved in the design and management of networks and security for our SaaS infrastructure. The Network Security Engineer will have access to some great benefits some great benefits and work in a great team.

The Network Security Engineer will have the following main duties and responsibilities:

Key Tasks

  • Play a key role in drafting and maintaining policies, procedures and documentation for system security and ensuring compliance.
  • Take ownership of designing and documenting secure, resilient and scalable networks.
  • Responsible for the daily analysis of log files, intrusion reports, network statistics and conducting change control requests.
  • Install and maintain operating system for network appliances including migrating to new OS release and patching.
  • Run regular security scans, reviews and tests of the infrastructure.
  • Manage security vulnerability and patching.
  • Maintain software patching schedule.
  • Configuring and maintaining switches and firewalls.
  • IP allocation and routing.

The Network Security Engineer will work in a Technical Environment consisting of:

  • JunOS, iOS, Cisco, Juniper
  • IPsec, OpenVPN
  • SSL, SSH

The Network Security Engineer will have the following key skills & knowledge


  • Educated to a least Degree level
  • CCNP, JNCP or similar


  • Experience working with Juniper/Cisco network appliances.
  • Extensive network administration experience.
  • Experience working with multi-site infrastructure
  • Experience with writing and maintaining network documentation
  • Experience with configuration management tools would be favorable

Skills & knowledge

  • Demonstrable knowledge of UNIX-like systems
  • Knowledge of Cisco and Juniper devices
  • Solid understanding of the OSI model and TCP stack
  • Knowledge of OWASP and CVE vulnerabilities
  • A good-humoured team player who takes pride in their work, and can thrive in an often- pressurised environment with the ability to prioritise time carefully.

Systems Administrator, Linux, PostgreSQL, UNIX, Python, CentOS, Nginx

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