Network Security Consultant

Hays Specialist Recruitment

Posted on May 16, 2024 by Hays Specialist Recruitment
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
IT
Immediate Start
£480 - £500 Daily
Contract/Project

Network Security Consultant

£500 per day (Umbrella only)

12-month contract

Reading, Hybrid

DescriptionThe Network Security Consultant will provide delivery leadership within the Professional Services consultancy team primarily aligned to clients in the USA region.

This client-facing role includes the following responsibilities:

Delivery

  • Act as a technical lead in delivery of projects acting as a network security SME, ensuring that solutions remain in scope and are aligned to agreed business requirements, appropriate delivery methodologies are followed, and that effective governance is applied.
  • Delivery of smaller stand-alone projects as required.
  • Provide support and guidance to consultants working on other Network Security projects.
  • Provide peer reviews of HLD, LLD and other project documentation as required.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to understand business requirements and prepare appropriate technical solution designs at both high and low levels.

General

  • Maintain day to day records of project work to allow accurate billing and reporting of consultancy time.
  • Maintain effective network of business contacts within Verizon and their partner community.
  • Maintain and grow their own knowledge to ensure this maintains fully relevant to the network security services practice and its clients.
  • Have strong presentation and written/verbal communications skills at multiple levels of an organization.
  • Have a minimum of 5+ years of network security consulting, design, and delivery experience.

As a Network Security Consultant, you will bring -

Technical expertise with very strong skills in most of the technologies below:

  • Firewalls: Checkpoint, Juniper, Palo Alto, Cisco ASA/FTD, Fortinet.
  • Proxy Services: Bluecoat (forward/reverse Proxy), Zscaler.
  • Load Balancers: F5 (LTM/GTM);
  • IDP/IPS: FirePower/Sourcefire IPS/IDS, McAfee
  • Identity & Access Management: Cisco ISE, Aruba Clearpass policy manager.
  • Routing & Switching: (CCNP/CCNA level), and good knowledge of SD-WAN deployments.
  • GOOD understanding of key technologies such as: VRF, dynamic routing (EIGRP/BGP/OSPF), MPLS, DMVPN, GRE, IPSec VPN
  • Remote Access VPN: GlobalProtect, Pulse Secure, Cisco AnyConnect.
  • Knowledge of Cloud deployments (Azure/AWS/GCP).
  • Experience with building, maintaining, reviewing all configurations/settings/policies on chosen technologies.
  • Experience of multi-vendor, managed outsourcing environments.
  • Experience working with operational environments following ITIL frameworks.
  • Excellent documentation and presentation skills.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills (technical and non-technical).
  • Ability to review processes and procedures - and improve them,
  • Experience participating in network & system security projects to provide:
  • Business requirements analysis and support for Solutions Architects.
  • Production of detailed infrastructure designs including physical and virtual aspects of security components,
  • Migration of complex Legacy infrastructures to new managed security services platforms.
  • Understanding and demonstrable experience working in an Agile environment and actively participating in a Scrum team.
  • Experience using Jira to help define user stories, tasks, and associated estimates.

It is likely that you will have gained some of the following professional qualifications:

  • CCNA/CCNP (Enterprise/Security/Data Center);
  • CISSP or equivalent.
  • Palo Alto (PCNSA/PCNSE).
  • Checkpoint (CCSA/CCSE).
  • Fortinet (NSE)

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website.


Reference: 2761506538

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Hays Specialist Recruitment

Network Security Consultant

Hays Specialist Recruitment

Posted on May 16, 2024 by Hays Specialist Recruitment

Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
IT
Immediate Start
£480 - £500 Daily
Contract/Project

Network Security Consultant

£500 per day (Umbrella only)

12-month contract

Reading, Hybrid

DescriptionThe Network Security Consultant will provide delivery leadership within the Professional Services consultancy team primarily aligned to clients in the USA region.

This client-facing role includes the following responsibilities:

Delivery

  • Act as a technical lead in delivery of projects acting as a network security SME, ensuring that solutions remain in scope and are aligned to agreed business requirements, appropriate delivery methodologies are followed, and that effective governance is applied.
  • Delivery of smaller stand-alone projects as required.
  • Provide support and guidance to consultants working on other Network Security projects.
  • Provide peer reviews of HLD, LLD and other project documentation as required.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to understand business requirements and prepare appropriate technical solution designs at both high and low levels.

General

  • Maintain day to day records of project work to allow accurate billing and reporting of consultancy time.
  • Maintain effective network of business contacts within Verizon and their partner community.
  • Maintain and grow their own knowledge to ensure this maintains fully relevant to the network security services practice and its clients.
  • Have strong presentation and written/verbal communications skills at multiple levels of an organization.
  • Have a minimum of 5+ years of network security consulting, design, and delivery experience.

As a Network Security Consultant, you will bring -

Technical expertise with very strong skills in most of the technologies below:

  • Firewalls: Checkpoint, Juniper, Palo Alto, Cisco ASA/FTD, Fortinet.
  • Proxy Services: Bluecoat (forward/reverse Proxy), Zscaler.
  • Load Balancers: F5 (LTM/GTM);
  • IDP/IPS: FirePower/Sourcefire IPS/IDS, McAfee
  • Identity & Access Management: Cisco ISE, Aruba Clearpass policy manager.
  • Routing & Switching: (CCNP/CCNA level), and good knowledge of SD-WAN deployments.
  • GOOD understanding of key technologies such as: VRF, dynamic routing (EIGRP/BGP/OSPF), MPLS, DMVPN, GRE, IPSec VPN
  • Remote Access VPN: GlobalProtect, Pulse Secure, Cisco AnyConnect.
  • Knowledge of Cloud deployments (Azure/AWS/GCP).
  • Experience with building, maintaining, reviewing all configurations/settings/policies on chosen technologies.
  • Experience of multi-vendor, managed outsourcing environments.
  • Experience working with operational environments following ITIL frameworks.
  • Excellent documentation and presentation skills.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills (technical and non-technical).
  • Ability to review processes and procedures - and improve them,
  • Experience participating in network & system security projects to provide:
  • Business requirements analysis and support for Solutions Architects.
  • Production of detailed infrastructure designs including physical and virtual aspects of security components,
  • Migration of complex Legacy infrastructures to new managed security services platforms.
  • Understanding and demonstrable experience working in an Agile environment and actively participating in a Scrum team.
  • Experience using Jira to help define user stories, tasks, and associated estimates.

It is likely that you will have gained some of the following professional qualifications:

  • CCNA/CCNP (Enterprise/Security/Data Center);
  • CISSP or equivalent.
  • Palo Alto (PCNSA/PCNSE).
  • Checkpoint (CCSA/CCSE).
  • Fortinet (NSE)

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website.

Reference: 2761506538

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