Expanding Tech Services Company seeking to recruit a Senior Network & Security Engineer to join their team. This is an ideal role for someone who wants to grow their network skills especially LAN / WAN and Security in addition Wireless and Voice.
The role will involve predominantly project works but there will be aspects of BAU support required. The ideal candidate will a self-starter requiring minimal supervision and will be reporting directly to the Global IT Network Manager.
Responsibilities include :
Active monitoring of networks, observing trends and identifying opportunities to improve network performance and stability.
The day to day administration and support of appropriate network management tools and the regular reporting of network performance
Responsible for day to day configuration management of the various network infrastructure components eg Switches and Firewalls, taking steps to secure configurations through appropriate backup
Robust network administration typically Cisco
Monitoring of and administration of network security
Ensuring maximum uptime of networking services, implementing suitable monitoring, HA and remediation
Involved in network LAN / WAN / Wireless / Security implementation and refresh
Key Skills, Experience and Requirements :
Applicants must be able to demonstrate comprehensive knowledge in some / all the following technology areas from design, implementation and / or troubleshooting perspective : Cisco Firewall technologies;
IPSEC / SSL VPN NAT / PAT / DNAT / SNAT / Policy NAT etc ASDM / CLI navigation for debugging and troubleshooting HA / Cluster setup Migrating legacy systems to NG FW’s.
Cisco ACS and ISE experience NAC 802.1x / IDFW / RADIUS / TACACS
Experience of Pulse / Juniper VPN appliances
Experience of Network UTM and how they play a part in securing enterprise networks.
Experience of IDS / IPS / SiEM
Switching (VLAN, catalyst 2k / 3k, stackwise, Etherchannel, QoS)
Certification (current CCNA Security as a minimum, ideally CCNP Security with ongoing development)
Experience of having working in a project environment and acted as project resource offering direction, expertise on networking and security principles
Experience from having worked in a global environment is desirable
S oft Skills :
Documentation (Visio, whitepapers, reporting, updating info, presentation, knowledge share)
Experience of stakeholder engagement and management at various levels and across cultures (internal / external customers, TAC, supplier)
Character (approachable, flexible, self-starter, engaging, out of the box thinker)
Ability to learn quickly and adapt to new technologies
Strong Team player with flexible mind-set and can do' attitude
Ability to plan out work load and take on responsibility for projects
Assisting in escalation for major network related issues.
Voice (SIP, PBX, SfB / Teams, Contact Centre, ISDN / PSTN, Polycom)
Security (Fortinet appliances or configuration concepts, Cisco Umbrella, Sophos Endpoint UTM)
Wireless (Cisco WLC, FlexConnect, NAC)
Design (IP Addressing and subnetting, BoM list)
Monitoring (SNMP, NetFlow, Syslog, PRTG / Solarwinds / NMS)
Routing (OSPF / RIP, BGP / MPLS, VRF)
Linux (Opensource technology)
Dell / multivendor switching
Infrastructure (VMWare / Hyper-V)
Cloud Technology (AWS, Azure, DC hosting)
Network transition / transformation / integration
If you are a proactive individual with excellent attention to detail, have a strong approach to work and experience working in an enterprise environment then PLEASE APPLY NOW!