Network Security Architect

Globally recognised client with offices in Edinburgh and London requires a Network Security Architect to join a team of Infrastructure Architects who are responsible for global infrastructure design and standards. The successful candidate should have a broad technical knowledge and be able to produce designs as well as peer review in depth technical solutions.

With a strong background in Network Design/Engineering, Architecture and Security you'll be comfortable translating business requirements into infrastructure solutions with scalability, security and resilience in mind.

Of course you'll be responsible for the creation of high level and low level solution designs, road-maps and blueprints. You'll need to be a good communicator who can translate technical challenges to the lay person. And you'll have a broad experience with architectural frameworks, e.g. TOGAF / CISSP / Agile / SCRUM / Zachman / ITIL

Ideally you'll have worked on a previous integration / large-scale network transformation programme. And you'll be familiar with most of the following skils / qualifications:-

  • Qualified to CCIE or CCAr level
  • Network Security / Network Segmentation
  • NAC Technologies
  • VPNs
  • Intrusion Prevention capabilities / Device Hardening
  • Firewalls – Checkpoint
  • DDOS technologies
  • Threat Modelling

As ever for a hands-on technical architecture position you should bring a broad range of technical understanding - experience of the tools below would be a bonus (NOT essential however).

  • Splunk
  • Mobility - BlackBerry Enterprise Server / Good Dynamics
  • Cisco IP Telephony
  • Security - Varonis / CyberArk / Quest One Identity
  • Cisco Nexus
  • WAN Optimisation
  • SD-LAN / SD-WAN

If this sounds of interest please drop your CV to my email address and we can discuss in more detail.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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