IT Network & Security Engineer


IT Network & Security Engineer

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced IT Network & Security Engineer to provide 3rd line support to a fast paced and technical environment. The successful candidate will be an integral member of the core IT Infrastructure team and will have the opportunity to maintain and expand on a number of systems. Our client are a Times Top 100 company to work for, based in the Croydon area.

The post holder will be configuring and installing network devices and services (routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN) along with liaising senior infrastructure engineers for supporting, installation of new hardware. The candidate will be responsible for supporting the company infrastructure and security across all aspects of the IT Network, Firewall, Databases and System Infrastructure, internal systems, critical servers, software, website, services, monitoring and capacity planning.

As the IT Network & Security Engineer will be responsiblefor the design, engineering, operation and security of the network infrastructure. Whilst conducting regular security audits on the company network infrastructure and environments, identify threats/risks & to implement mitigation actions including patches & hotfixes.

Responsibilities / Skills required:

·         Proven IT Infrastructure, Network Support experience Possess a mature and positive attitude

·         Good knowledge of PowerShell scripting

·         Next Generation Firewall experience (e.g. Cisco FTD) including NAT, IDS/IPS and inspection policies (DNS, file analysis etc)

·         Ability to communicate infrastructure issues related to websites, internal systems, application and network to Senior Engineers & Vendors

·         Knowledge of Microsoft Exchange, Group Policies, Data Centre Management, Win Server 2008r2 and above.

·         Knowledge of industry leading cloud technologies (either Azure, AWS or Google Cloud etc) is expected

·         Troubleshoot and assist in the re-mediation of WAN/LAN issues and coordinate the installation of new LAN infrastructure

·         Vigilant to identify emerging threats and vulnerabilities in IT Security and mitigate the issues proactively.

-    Client –

CV Screen is recruiting for a leading organisation who have a strong brand within their sector and offer great career prospects.

Who this role will suit?

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced IT Network & Security Engineer to come join a growing IT department and company.  

Salary / benefits:

Up to £42,000 depending on experience

Location:

Croydon

To Apply:

Please send your CV to Mark Chaumeton of CV Screen in strict confidence, CV Screen is the Recruitment Agency managing this vacancy.

Summary:

IT Network & Security Engineer

Times Top 100 company

Based in Croydon

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