Network Consultant (Cisco Security) - Gloucestershire - Up to GBP50,000

Recruiter
Henderson Scott
Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
50000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Category
IT, Internet
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Network Consultant (Cisco Security) - Gloucestershire - Up to GBP50,000

Henderson Scott are currently recruiting for a Network Security Consultant for our client a leading Cisco Solutions Provider and Gold Partner. The position is particularly focused on supporting any projects dealing with the delivery of end-to-end network security solutions and pre-sales activity, this included discussing client requirements and providing technical recommendations. Design and Implementations is a core element of the position, candidates must display the ability to provide end-to-end complex solutions. You will gain exposure to leading edge technologies and our client only works with best of breed vendors.

Training and development is a huge focus within the business, as well as being a fun and flexible place to work.

Key Responsibility Areas

  • Assist customers with technical issues across the network infrastructure.
  • Assisting in the design and implementation of security solutions using technologies primarily from Cisco.
  • Assisting in the design and implementation of Palo Alto security technologies.
  • Supports the sales team on technical briefings with clients.
  • Support the operations team, act as a post-sales point of contact.
  • Knowledge transfer and mentoring of other staff
  • Hands on deployment of their knowledge of networking technologies.
  • Fault finding and problem solving

Essential Technologies

  • Cisco ISE (Identity Service Engine).
  • Cisco ASA FirePower.
  • Cisco Email Security.
  • Cisco Umbrella Security Internet Gateway.

Desirable Technologies

  • Proofpoint NGFW
  • Proofpoint email security.
  • Palo Alto TRAPS experience.
  • RSA SecureID two factor authentication.

Requirements

  • Basic understanding of networking fundamentals, eg, can explain the functions of and differences among the link, network, transport, and application layers.
  • Minimum of CCNA Security.
  • Resourcefulness and attention to detail
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skill, both written and verbal
  • Flexibility to travel

Characteristics of success

  • 5 years experience with Networking products
  • Ability to multi-task and to work under pressure

Apply now for immediate consideration.

As a professional company we gladly welcome applications from persons of any age and background and do not intend to discriminate with advert text and terminology.