Senior Network & Security Specialist
IT Transformation programme
Leading Financial Services firm
About Our Client
A global Financial Services institution is looking for a Senior Network & Security Specialist in Brighton.
Deliver Network & Security services by via project work or direct engagement.
Responsible for ensuring the Comms Rooms and patching activities
Responsible for contributing to capacity, availability, problem management, change management and knowledge management activities within the team, and undertaking Continual Service Improvements as a day to day activity.
Actively identify risks, ensure they are appropriately logged and tracked at the appropriate forums, and take appropriate action to mitigate or resolve.
Define, develop and deliver processes and systems to ensure a high level of service.
The Successful Applicant
ITIL Service Management
Extensive demonstrable technical work experience as a 3rd level support specialist or similar
Have an excellent understanding of Cisco networking devices including configuring and deployment Including:
Cisco Wireless controllers
Network security and Load-balancing
Detailed knowledge of Demand Management, Capacity Planning, Major Incident Management and Continual Service improvement
Knowledge of the ITIL Service Management framework and the impact on the service delivery
Knowledge of Agile best practice and how to apply it to product development / enhancements
In-depth understanding of the product and its place in the delivery of service
Have experience with Cisco, Checkpoint, Juniper and Fortigate Firewalls
Have experience of F5 Load balancers
Basic understanding of IP telephony would be of benefit
Experience of Cloud connect technologies is a benefit
What's on Offer
A chance for the Senior Network & Security Specialist to join a newly formed team and be responsible for setting the network standards in Brighton.