Network & Security Engineer

2 days left

Robert Half Technology
£38000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & benefits
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Network & Security Engineer - Investment Management (Financial Services) - City of London

We are a leading Wealth Management and Investments business established in the UK over 15 years ago but with a long standing presence in the US. We now employ over 200 people across the UK managing our 34,000 client's assets totalling £6.71 billion.

Our IT department are integral to our growth and success and we are now looking for a skilled Network & Infrastructure Engineer to join the team on a permanent basis.

This position would suite a more junior individual with maybe 1-3 years networking experience.

Role Description

The Network Infrastructure Engineer will provide 2nd/ 3rd level support to network and systems infrastructure under the direction of the Team Leader. Responsibilities include management, support and security of switches, firewalls, SSL VPN appliances and related peripheral equipment. The role also includes responsibility for deploying and maintaining site-to-site VPN's between our data centres and 3rd parties or remote sites.

There will be various projects throughout the coming years which the successful candidate will be involved in

Some of the Responsibilities include:

Network Support and Implementation Services:

? Implementation and maintenance of firewalls, including firewall rule set creation and troubleshooting.

? Deploying Palo Alto branch firewall solution for new remote offices.

? Site to Site VPN creation and troubleshooting.

? Implementation and maintenance of Cisco Nexus/Catalyst switches, routers and peripherals.

Data Centre Operations:

? To maintain the current data centre environment: connectivity, power, cooling, security and access.

? Ensure morning checks are completed

? Maintain data centre rack and cable patching diagrams

Server Operations:

? Data processing and system monitoring support for Windows and UNIX servers

? Maintain logs of operational activities

? Monitor backup processes and perform restores

? Monitoring all scheduled batch and transmission jobs including end result of each

Skills & Experience required:

? Firewall administration/ configuration (Palo Alto or Juniper preferred but not essential)

? Cisco Switches / Routers (CCNA or CCNP beneficial)

? TCP/IP Networking

? Cisco VOIP Call Manager CUCM (beneficial but not essential)

Location: City of London

Salary: £37,000 - £42,000 + Excellent Bonus & Benefits

(Additional finances can be earned via overtime + on call)

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.