Cyber Security Network Engineer at Mansion House Consulting, London, 6 Months, £425 per day

£425 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Sheffield/London, UK
  • Jan 11, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Are you a passionate and confident Cyber Security Network Engineer, ready to make a significant contribution working for one of the UK's fastest growing Financial Services Consultancies?

Then read on...

MHC are an award-winning IT and Business Consultancy, specialising in Change Management initiatives, which we deliver working in a collaborative way with our Clients.

We are currently working on a wide variety of assignments that include some major Digital Transformation initiatives, Regulatory and Compliance Programmes and Tools adoption projects where we are providing specialist technical and business services to a client base of primarily Tier 1 clients.

MHC are hiring a Cyber Security Network Engineer to join us on a PAYE contract basis and work on-site at a Sheffield or London based bank. (Initially remote).

Role Responsibilities:

MHC are looking for experienced network security professional urgently for a six month contract.

  • Work in collaboration with the engineering, IT and operational teams to support network security requirements, testing and product deployment.
  • Develop and maintain network security design, policy standard and governance/artefacts.
  • Testing, deployment, troubleshooting and integration of range of network security products and services
  • Ensure that all tasks and procedures are completed effectively and efficiently to agreed levels. This role will be based in Sheffield or London. It will come down to where a suitable candidate can be identified

Skills & experience: Experienced network security professional

  • 5+ years' experience of networking (familiar and comfortable with TCP/IP, subnetting, switching, routing, VPN, SD-WAN, DNS, ports/protocols etc.)
  • 3+ years of System Admin skills (Devices, policies, privilege access) including:
  • Experience of Internet Proxy and web content management/filtering solutions (eg Symantec/Blue Coat ProxySG, SaaS web gateways such as zScaler, MacAfee UCE, Symantec/Broadcom WSS)
  • Experience of Firewall technologies (eg Checkpoint, Paolo Alto, Fortinet or similar)
  • Experience of IPS technologies (eg Checkpoint, Snort, Suricata or similar)
  • Experience of network antivirus/antimalware technologies (eg Symantec content analysis systems, sandboxing technologies such as Fireeye, Trend Micro Deep Discovery or similar)
  • Experience of browser isolation technologies (eg Menlo, Fireglass, Light Point or similar)
  • 3+ years of technical support/troubleshooting (eg extracting and interpreting system diagnostics and log files)
  • 3+ years of experience working with SEIM tools (Query, reporting, filtering, structure of log files, and other system outputs)
  • 3+ years of Scripting Skills (Python, Perl, Bash, etc) Other skills and attributes
  • Self-motivated
  • Knowledge of cloud service offerings and SaaS/PaaS based security solutions
  • Familiar with automation and orchestration concepts
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and team focused environment
  • Proven record of delivering and completing assigned tasks
  • Willingness to continuously learn and share learnings with others
  • Understanding of Agile, Waterfall and Hybrid delivery life cycles.
  • Demonstrable experience in working fast-paced Agile delivery environment is desirable
  • Experience in a large organisation in financial services or another highly regulator sector is desirable

If this role sounds like something that could potentially be of interest to you then please do not hesitate to apply for immediate consideration.