Network Security Engineer

Job Title: Network Security Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J898927_1549469573
Contact Name: Ben Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 06, 2019 16:12

Job Description

Network Security Engineer

Russell Taylor are actively recruiting for a Network Security Engineer to work for a leading System Integrator that specialises in Automation, Control and IT Solutions and Services within the Nuclear industry.

The Network Security Engineer is a multifaceted job with responsibilities for many different tasks on the IT spectrum. Most of these tasks are related to Infrastructure, Networks and Cyber Security.

Roles and Responsibilities:

* Configuration, installation and support of industry standard security devices including Firewalls and other security appliances to company security standards.
* Maintaining virtual private networks, firewalls, email security and web protocols, security and programs
* Maintaining LAN, WAN and server architecture
* Solve existing security issues, such as viruses or hardware malfunction
* Testing systems for vulnerabilities in hardware and software
* Creating virus detection systems
* Developing tracking scripts to record system vulnerabilities
* Reporting security analysis findings
* Supervising the instillation of new software and hardware
* Analyzing and implementing new security protocols and technologies
* Modifying regulatory systems within IT security
* Maintaining the integrity of hardware and software
* Investigating security breech alerts
* Create and maintain security policies
* Develop authentication and authorization protocols
* Occasionally replacing system architecture
* Maintaining servers and switches

Essential Requirements:

* Engineering / Computer related or appropriate engineering qualification (degree/HND) or comparable industrial experience
* CCNA qualification or equivalent experience
* Configuration of Cisco ASA, Palo Alto and other market leading firewalls
* Experience with VMWare vSphere, Hyper-V and virtualisation technologies
* Knowledge of industry leading SIEM solutions (i.E. Solarwinds, LogRhythm, CyberX)
* Implementation of antivirus and whitelisting applications
* Ability to vulnerability asses a system to identify security risks
* vLAN's & Network Security
* Server 2012
* Good client facing skills, must be able to work as part of combined client/contractor team
* Willingness to travel and work away when required
* Must be UK Security Cleared or have the ability to become so

Please follow the instructions to apply:

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