Network Security Engineer

Full Time Dublin City of Dublin IT Job Pro UK

6 Month+ rolling contract 

Experience Palo Alto / Checkpoint Engineer

€450-€500 Day Rate Contract 

Cork or Dublin Based

Must have EU visa or Stamp4!

Fantastic contract opportunity working with Irelands leading managed service provider to get involved in a large state project. The project is due to run for 2 years, so you can expect to be extended in this contract.
The Environment is heavily based in Checkpoint and Palo Alto so looking for talented Network Security Engineers highly exposed to both Network and Security Vendors
Due to the urgency of this contact role our Client is looking to fill this position ASAP. 

Responsibilities

Configuring and maintaining monitoring, correlation, and alerting solutions to ensure that relevant security issues are identified, alerted on, and responded to

Correlating events that are reported from multiple systems to identify potential security incidents and initiating the incident response process to ensure security incidents are properly addressed

Participate in day to day security operational activities

Review reports, logs and alerts for issues

Identify security risks, and develop mitigation plans

Lead response to security alerts, incidents and issues

Review and communicate analysis of threats and incidents

Participate in audit compliance including vulnerability management

Contributing to the configuration and maintenance of security operations

Expected to stay current on security industry trends, new threats and attack techniques, mitigation techniques, and emerging security technologies

Initial detection, analysis, and investigation of security events to determine likelihood of compromise and respond according to processes

Verifies security systems by developing and implementing test scripts

 Experience

Must have strong experience in Palo Alto or CheckPoint

Ideally have experience in Fortinet, Websense & Load Balancers

Demonstrable experience in recommending and installing appropriate tools and countermeasures

Networking certifications like CCNA, CCNP and CCIE are also advantageous but not essential

Demonstrable experience with information security awareness and operational risk policies, standards and procedures

Ability to work accurately, efficiently, and independently on detail orientated tasks

In-depth knowledge and understanding of networking (TCP/IP, OSI model, LAN/WAN, cabling and data transmission types, network topologies, routing protocols, and remote access methods)

Demonstrable experience with Incident, Problem and Change management processes in enterprise environments

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