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Network Security Engineer

Job Title: Network Security Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 15054/001_1547634202
Contact Name: Jon Cundy
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Network Security Engineer - Basingstoke - £45k-£50k - Palo Alto/Fortinet - Permanent

Access Consulting are working with a Global Telecoms organisation who are looking for a Network Security Engineer to join their Service Delivery team. This position has come about due to growth in this area with other positions in the pipeline.

This role will include gathering technical detail from customers such as IP information, routing information, Firewall Policies, QOS/COS and various other networking information dependent on the order. The role also includes building security services e.g. configuring base configuration and full configuration for premise base firewalls, Building firewall policies and configuring UTM features including routing to and from the firewall (Premise and cloud base firewalls).

The role will also include building DDOS services such as building GRE tunnels from the customer site to the scrubbing centres. Part of the role will be activating & testing the security services which you have built with the customer.

The current solutions which they provide are Fortinet based, however they are looking for provide Palo Alto security solutions moving forward. If you have an interest in learning new technologies from multiple vendors than this would suit you.


  • Strong knowledge with Fortinet firewalls

  • Strong knowledge of network routing (Preferably CCNP level + experience working in an ISP would be Ideal.)

  • Strong knowledge of Palo Alto firewalls

  • Basic DDOS knowledge

  • SDWAN Knowledge

Other technologies which are utilized in this role are:

  • Fortinet FW and Fortimanager

  • Cisco

  • Juniper

  • Alcatel

  • Radware

Although these technologies are not used as much in the role, experience in all or any of these would be a massive benefit.

If this role looks like it would be of interest please get in touch to find out more.