Network Firewall Architect

Harvey Nash Plc
London (Greater)
£60000 - £65000 per annum
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Firewall Architect - East London - Competitive Salary and Benefits

Are you a Firewall specialist looking for a challenging new role? We are looking to hire a Network Firewall Architect for an exciting opportunity to join a world leading Betting and Gaming organisation. Based in East London, you will be responsible for the creation and subsequent evolution of an enterprise wide network delivery strategy and service portfolio. The organisation has recently merged and is taking the opportunity to improve their business from the inside out, beginning with their technology; specifically the robustness and security of it.


* Design and develop Firewall architectural procedures for the network design team, designing for high availability, robust and cost-effective platforms for the business

* Provide the Technical Design Authority function within the Infrastructure and Network Services team for Firewall focusses

* Develop and maintain components of the technical strategy for Infrastructure and Network services

* Develop and maintain components of a 1-3 year product roadmap and lifecycle view for the networking platform and firewall plans * Work with other technical and business stakeholders to develop end-to-end solutions that meet the overall technical and business requirements of the group

* Work with internal teams to evaluate new technologies for potential integration into the group's infrastructure service catalogue


* Proven experience in a senior network or security design role within a medium to large-scale enterprise organisation

* Commercial awareness and an understanding of the business, its requirements and how technology solutions deliver business advantage

* Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to transform technical knowledge into business language

* Demonstrate experience in designing and delivering technical solutions that address business problems in a cost-effective, efficient, scalable, timely, supportable and reliable manner

* Demonstrate relevant experience in design and delivery of High-availability firewall and security solutions

* Demonstrate relevant experience in design and delivery of secure perimeter, zero-trust network solutions

* Suitable architecture and security certifications

* A track record designing and deploying large-scale, high availability, mission-critical solutions in one or more of the following areas: Datacenter or Cloud hosting security infrastructure; Enterprise security; infrastructure ; Campus/office networking and security infrastructure; and Enterprise PKI infrastructure.

If the above is of interest to you, please do apply below!


Rebecca Brookson
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