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Senior Security Network Operations Engineer

NP Group

Posted on Aug 25, 2021 by NP Group

Dublin, Ireland
Immediate Start
€500 - €550 Daily

Contract to perm Assignment - Senior Security Network Operations Engineer

Reference - 13232

Day Rate - €500-€550 a day contract - €70,000 - €85,000 salary

Duration - 6-12 months contract with a vew to move into a permanent position

Start Date - ASAP

Location - Dublin

*Must have Financial Services Experience*

A Senior Security Network Operations Engineer is required support major business and security project activities. EMEA region. The ideal candidate will provide Senior technical support for network and security devices in region while also acting as 3rd line support to the operations teams. Reporting to EMEA head of networks as part of security networks delivery team. The primary responsibilities will include design and deployment of new network security devices, maintaining the stability, availability and system life cycle of all key security devices in region. Respond to incident escalation requirements from security tools and support SOC functions in region

Drives implementation of processes and programs to address information security operational needs. Manage communication, change, resource, and standard activities, while tracking and reporting project progress to completion.


  • Ensure security by design principles

  • Network solutions design and implementations

  • administration, and monitoring

  • Firewall policy creation

  • Firewall base line security

  • Monitoring and response device health

  • Thread prevention countermeasures review

  • Provide proactive fault management and vendor engagement

  • Perimeter Hygiene

  • Assisted in cyber security investigations

Job Accountabilities - Key Accountabilities

As a Senior Security Network Operations your skills and qualifications will include:

  • 5-7 years professional experience managing enterprise network Security environments including 2 years of experience administrating in house and/or cloud based email security solutions.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering or related field is preferred but not required

  • Vendor specific certifications are preferred, but not required, including: Qualified Palo Alto Management to PCNSE6

  • Qualified CISCO ASA Firewall Management to CCNP standard

  • Qualified Checkpoint CCSA standard

  • Knowledge managing NG Firewalls both physical and virtual.

  • Knowledge managing remote users access in particular Palo Alto prisma Access(GPCS) platform

  • In depth knowledge of Network Security Architecture

  • Solid background in data networks and routing protocols

  • ITIL v3 preferable but not essential

  • Qualified or working towards certifications like CISSP or CISA.

  • Good team player, and excellent communication skills.

  • Self starter who can lead major initiatives and mentor less experienced teammates.

Technical Skills

  • Experience with administering, troubleshooting and configuring/implementation (Palo Alto/CISO/Checkpoint) Firewalls, Bluecat IPAM system

  • Cisco networking CCNP level

  • AWS/Azure fundamentals level knowledge

  • Network/Design experience

  • Software Experience - Windows OS/Junos/ScreenOS/IOS

  • Good understanding of security operations and technologies.

  • Experience with Security Assessments

Networking People (UK) is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 1297962440

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