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Network Security Engineer

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    Bonus, pension, negotiable

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    John McGuinness

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    about 2 months ago

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Security Consultancy

Network Security Engineer

This is a customer-facing role. Creative problem-solving skills, resourcefulness and the ability to work under pressure are key attributes.


  • Expert-level knowledge of enterprise network administration, engineering, and security.
  • Working-level knowledge of Juniper
  • Working Level kowledge with Checkpoint
  • Working-level knowledge of information technologies including hardware & software, system administration, and system analysis & integration.
  • Experience implementing or working with IT security best practices and methods.
  • Ability to analyze unusual, non-routine, or complex situations and problems and devise alternate strategies for solutions.
  • Ability to understand the needs of end-users.
  • Ability to extrapolate abstract business problems into a successfully targeted architecture benefiting
  • Ability to guide and mentor peers on tasks related to their area of expertise.
  • Ability to make decisions on matters of significance and implement these decisions
  • Advanced knowledge of policies, standards, and the computing environment.
  • Manage large, multi-entity network projects through to successful completion.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with developers, testers, and analysts.
  • Effective verbal and technical writing communication skills.
  • Prioritization and organization skills.
  • Ability to write and maintain good technical documentation.
  • Ability to lead a deployment or troubleshooting team.
  • Ability to work scheduled periods of 24x7 on-call support

Industry certification is an advantage in one or more of the following:

  • Checkpoint
  • Juniper
  • Fortinet
  • F5
  • Bluecoat
  • Forcepoint
  • CyberArk
  • FireEye

Detailed knowledge of Network Security

  • Firewalls product experience across vendor products, such as: Checkpoint

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