**SC Cleared** Network Security Engineer

  • Location

    South East England, England

  • Sector:

    Software Developer/Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Alex McQuade

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 month rolling

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**SC Cleared** Network Security Engineer

Firewall Designer required on the Public Sector Networks & Shared Services Platform to lead design, development and support at a technical level on a range of platform and secure communications solutions.

A detailed understanding of Cisco and Palo Alto firewalls is a minimum, with experience of supporting and troubleshooting complex network deployments.

Candidates will ideally have exposure to other data centre disciplines such as Cisco routing and switching and VMware ESX networking and design.

Cisco CCNP Security and Palo Alto PCNSE certification is desirable. Server experience, Microsoft and Linux, is also desirable.

This is principally a paper based design role and although it includes access to devices, it is not predominantly hands-on.

Requirements capturing and production of the resulting detailed design of Firewalls and Security Enforcing solutions

Network security platform experience across a wide range of manufacturers - Design and Implementation of Cisco ASA and Palo Alto Policies, but also include other network technologies related to secure remote access, encryption and load-balancing

A background in HMG and Official Sensitive networks and security is desirable but not essential

Being focussed on delivering tangible design outcomes within agreed timescales

The role holder must be SC-Cleared, or have the necessary personal profile to successfully achieve SC-clearance.