Senior Network Engineer

Senior Network Engineer - Fortigate, CheckPoint, HP and Arista Switches, Tufin Secure

Harrington Starr are working in collaboration with an Investment Bank searching for a Senior Network Engineer who has a passion for Financial Services to join their rapidly expanding team.

The person will be part of a medium sized team and will require an individual who is excellent with working under pressure and willing to learn, as well as implement their skill-set to provide for the needs of the organisation.

The resposnibilities for this Senior Network Engineer role are:

  • Responsibility for the administration and operation of the corporate networking services, e.g. firewalls, routers and switches, gateways etc.
  • Design of future connectivity and networking concepts and solutions
  • Continuous improvement of current processes and systems and judging on new technologies
  • Create and maintain high quality documentation of our network environment and solutions and document root causes
  • Working within projects as well as patch managements are part of your tasks

Mandatory Skill required:

  • University degree in IT or comparable qualification
  • Experience in the architecture and design of corporate network solutions in a global environment, ideally in investment banking
  • Understanding of VPN and related technologies
  • Understanding of IT security concepts and industry best practices
  • Experience with Content Systems for Mail and Web (Ironport, McAfee, Clearswift)
  • Understanding email encryption TLS, PGP, SMIME
  • Experience with the administration of firewalls (Fortigate, CheckPoint) and switches (HP, Arista)
  • Ideally experience with Tufin Secure
  • High interest in network and security topics and the ability to structure complex issues according to the target group
  • Experience in cooperation with external partners and service providers
  • Excellent teamwork, flexibility, reliability, initiative, resilience and communication skills are essential
  • Understanding of cultural differences; willing and able to work as part of a global team
  • Willingness to travel and work outside normal working hours

This is an excellent opportunity for a Technical Senior Network who is keen to develop within an organisation to be innovative and influence development within a rapidly growing firm.

To apply for this role please contact george.harris@harringtonstarr.com