Network Security Lead

Job Title Network Security Lead
Sector Cyber Security
Location Edinburgh, London
Type Permanent
Salary Confidential

Network Security Lead

Edinburgh or London based

Competitive salary and benefits package

My client, a leading financial services provider based in Edinburgh and London are actively looking for a permanent Network Security Lead, to join their existing team. This is a newly created role and can be based from either location. You will report directly into the Network Operations Manager, with a dotted line to their CISO. This is an exciting time to join them as they embark on a period of significant technical transformation.

  • Supporting and improving information security solutions, including data loss prevention, intrusion detection and prevention, network security monitoring and vulnerability management
  • keeping up to date and sharing current threats and trends in Information Security
  • Work as part of the overall Network Production support team and external vendors teams to provide Network Security support for Network Security incidents, problems and changes.
  • Using knowledge of data communications and network experience of operating systems and tool to make process improvements
  • Knowledge of a variety of current and emerging technologies to help shape the future
  • To keep abreast of technical developments, including vendor product strategies and industry advancements and to participate in developing or setting standards as required
  • supporting and maintaining of existing network and network security systems, security programs, protocols

Skills and Experience required:

  • Essential - experience with two more of the following - F5, CISCO or Palo Alto firewalls.
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills.
  • Proven experience working within 24/7 financial operational environment or similar.
  • Confidence to act as a technical lead in the team and point of contact for other operational teams.
  • Ability to cope in a technically complex and fast paced environment
  • Advanced skills in network security infrastructure LB, FW, Proxies, NAC and additional Core network routing and switching skills BGP,OSPF

For more details please apply or send your CV directly to; mary.pearson@sandersonplc.com.



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