Senior Network Security Engineer
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Full Time
Closes 08.04.20
Full Time
Closes 08.04.20
Who we are looking for
A Senior Network Security Engineer who will be responsible for the design, implementation and support of business critical network security infrastructure.

This is a technical security role which sits within the Network Security Team providing third line escalation for major incidents pertaining to network security infrastructure, root cause analysis, capacity management and system upgrades. You will work closely with the Network Security Lead providing visibility to the business of the current levels of compliance and security controls that are in place.

You will play a key part in delivering network projects, working collaboratively with other in house teams and third parties as required to improve overall security. You will also make sure that the state of the network security tools remains fully functional with maximum coverage.

This is a crucial role within the business requiring technical expertise combined with a positive, collaborative, can do attitude.
Preferred skills and experience
Extensive commercial network security experience within large scale operations.
Design and operational experience with one or more of the following technologies: WAF, IDS/IPS, DDoS Mitigation.
Extensive firewall experience (Palo Alto, Check Point, Fortinet).
Expert knowledge of TCP/IP, HTTP and related protocols.
Experience with collecting and analysing NetFlow and wire packet data using Wireshark and similar technologies.
Knowledge of Datacentre switching architecture: Cisco Nexus, VXLAN.
Advanced skills in VPNs, AAA services (Cisco ISE), Wireless networks and security.
Familiarity with dynamic routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, ISIS).
An appreciation of datacentre technologies to meet modern workloads such as virtualisation and containerisation, and the application of security principals around these; e.g. policy driven micro-segmentation.
Knowledge of PCI DSS, ISO 27001 or equivalent certification frameworks.
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Main Responsibilities
Continually reviewing the current network security posture ensuring compliance with corporate and regulatory policies and standards.
Identifying and evaluating alternative vendors and technologies to improve network security or support a new business requirement.
Producing and maintaining accurate technical designs, standards and process documentation.
Providing third line support in troubleshooting and resolving network security related incidents.
Evaluating existing network security vendor hardware and software releases and recommending upgrades where necessary to resolve security vulnerabilities or provide additional functionality or capacity.
Playing a key role in the design and delivery of network projects.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Company Pension
Preparing you for later life with a top pension.
Eye Care
In a digital world, we help take care of your vision.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Tax Free Childcare Scheme
A bit extra in your pocket to help with your little ones.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Hillside (Technology) Ltd opened our North West office in 2016 in the heart of Manchester’s buzzing city centre. In recent years the city has become a hub of technology and creative industries.
Our location
  • Often described as the UK’s second city, living costs in Manchester are around 30% cheaper than London.
  • Our office has plenty of public transport nearby, including trains operating around the country and the Metrolink.
  • Manchester is passionate about sport and has two Premier League football teams.
  • Full of fantastic restaurants and shops, from Spinningfields to the Northern Quarter, there is lots to see and do.
What we get up to
Our Manchester office is home to part of Hillside (Technology) Ltd's Software Development family as well as additional technology units. We work closely with our other Technology sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Bulgaria to deliver our first class product.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurants and Shops
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
City Centre Location
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