Network and Security Engineer | Franklin Fitch

Opportunity awaits...

Network and Security Engineer

  • £45,000 to £55,000pa
  • South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • Permanent
Are you looking for a role that gets you out of bed in the morning?

Do you enjoy solving with complex security issues that you know will make an impact?

Do you work your best when you are in fast-paced environments?

As a Network and Security Engineer, you will play a critical role in maintaining and enhancing our client's IT security practices, managing various security frameworks, and implementing cutting-edge security solutions tailored specifically for the financial services industry.

Get ready to dive into the fast-paced world of financial technology as you work in a multi-site, multi-networked environment with a laser focus on ensuring the utmost security for the company's sensitive data and operations. This is your chance to make a significant impact in the financial services sector while advancing your career in network and security engineering.

What you will be doing...

Perform regular analysis of emerging threats and report findings to the ICT Security Manager.
Monitor computer networks/systems for security issues using various tools and methodologies.
Develop company-wide best practices for physical and digital information security.
Conduct Business Impact and Threat risk analysis for new projects and perform security testing/assurance on completed projects.
Manage identified vulnerabilities to ensure a high-security standard across all business areas.
Participate in updating, maintaining, and testing Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity processes.
Develop and report on key risk indicators using information from monitoring systems and sensors.
Occasionally travel to various business sites (including European sites) to conduct security audits and testing.

What you will need...

Minimum of 3 years of experience in IT Security within a multi-site, multi-networked environment of more than 200 PCs.
Proficient in Security frameworks such as ISO27001, PCI-DSS, NIST.
Extensive experience with New Generation Firewalls (preferably SonicWall), VPN, WAF, proxies, web-proxy, SIEM, antivirus, IPS.
Strong knowledge of PowerShell and at least one development language (Perl, C, C++, Python, Rust, C#, Java, etc.).
Familiarity with IT security tools, IP/TCP stack, SSL, SSH, encryption, hashing, and Least Privilege Access Control methodologies (RBAC, etc.).
Proven experience in patch management and its impact on business operations.
Demonstrated experience providing security input during project delivery, including impact analysis, for at least two significant IT projects.

What you will get in return…

Competitive pension scheme
25 Days Holiday Allowance
Annual Bonus
Paid Study Leave
Paid Certification and Courses
Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement
EAP Programme

Sounds too good to miss? Please apply below or email your CV to!
Heather Wilkins Consultant - Cyber & Information Security

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