IT Security Engineer

Recruiter
Owen Daniels
Location
Wakefield
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description - Purpose and Key Activities

Overall purpose of the job

  • The Security Team provide 3rd line support for firewall and security related issues along with designing customer security solutions

Security Specialist

Key Activities

  • Build and deploy new customer security solutions.
  • Liaise with the company’s pre-sales and the customer to gather information on their current network, existing and future needs and gain approval on their new solution.
  • Designs are to be to a high standard, scalable, supportable and in line with current Best Practice.
  • 3rd line escalation support for existing customers.
  • Maintenance of existing customer firewalls including regular policy reviews and firmware upgrades.
  • Auditing of customer devices for compliance purposes
  • Monitoring the company’s firewalls and security devices for threats

Person Specification - Key Criteria

Knowledge:

  • Knowledge and experience of our clients customer networks and security solutions
  • Engineering function, incident resolution and solution delivery
  • CCNP or equivalent qualifications or experience
  • Aware of common security threats and mitigation

Security Specialist

Skills:

  • Network and Security engineering skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal teams and customers
  • Ability to lead technical teams when delivering a security solution