Security Infrastructure Consultant - Palo Alto / CCNP
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000
Start Date: Mon, 13th Aug 2018
Location: , London
Vacancy Added On: Mon, 6th Aug 2018
Job Ref No: 3629
Detailed Job Specification:
Security Infrastructure Consultant required for a permanent role with large ITSM provider based in Blackfiars, London.
The Group Infrastructure Services Department provides highly skilled and accredited technical resources nationwide for project, support and managed services. The departmental goal is to ensure our clients’ networks operate securely and as efficiently and reliably as possible within the constraints of our contractual obligations. Renowned for being technical experts in our field, we are looking to hire an additional security-focused consultant with a good level of experience working with Palo Alto security products to add to our highly skilled Network & Security Delivery team.
Implement solutions utilising industry-recognised and vendor best practices of the highest standard.
Ensure that implementation and support issues are appropriately escalated to product manufacturers and that those problems are progressed in a timely manner.
Maintain appropriate product certifications, an appropriate skill level and awareness of new products and product releases.
Provide customer-facing written documentation for pre and post project delivery.
Perform Proof of Concept for new technologies.
Provide technical knowledge transfer to Network Operations Centre staff in order to ensure smooth transition from projects into service.
Provide periodic technical assistance to Pre-Sales.
Knowledge, Skills, Experience
Experience of multiple vendor equipment and technologies
Experience providing consultancy on Palo Alto Networks products
A good working knowledge of Palo Alto next generation firewall features, such as App ID, threat prevention, file blocking, Wildfire and IDS
Able to demonstrate a good understanding on how to implement and support the Panorama management platform
Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.30pm
Able to demonstrate a good working knowledge on how to implement and support Palo Alto Traps endpoint protection
Must have excellent telephone manner and to be able to explain complex technical solutions and diagnosis over the telephone
Acts as a source of technical expertise to others
As a minimum, the candidate should hold the following Palo Alto technical certifications:
Palo Alto Accredited Configuration Engineer (ACE) PANOS 8.0 Palo Alto Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE) PANOS 8.0
It would be advantageous if the candidate possessed any of the following Vendor certifications:
Juniper Networks Certified Internet Professional Security Track (JNCIP-SEC)
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Fortinet NSE 4 – Network Security Professional
Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security)