Network/ Firewall Security Engineer

Job Locations UK-North West | UK-Remote
Posted Date 4 months ago(19/05/2021 15:40)
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Information Technology


Technologies, like people, work better when they work together.  North offer a unique breadth and depth of expertise across the Internet of Things (IoT), networking and connectivity, and safety and security. Our smart integrated technology solutions transform the way people, organisations and places work.  Delivering through five UK regional offices, we provide long term, multi-year partnerships in managed services and support, keeping organisations going in the right direction.


North are looking for a Firewall Security Engineer on behalf of our client, a financial services company.

  • As the Firewall Security Engineer, you will be responsible for delivering and supporting firewall technology for our client.
  • You will identify relevant applications and put them behind firewalls, working closely with the project teams to link with application owners.
  • Understanding the applications, environments and connections is required in order to segment them.
  • Using Fortimanger, you will create rules and modifications.
  • The role will require you to be able to analyse traffic flows in order to build rulesets through the use of Forti Analyser.
  • You will be working in a large global scale environment, therefore you will need to have experience of data centres
  • You will be delivering a number of project requirements, where you will be required to complete technical design documentation.
  • You will engage with multiple stakeholders, and be expected to deliver a full range of solutions within set timescales.
  • As Firewall Security Engineer, you will be considered a go to person in this field.

 Strict adherence to company policies and wider regulations is essential.


• Proven Fortigate Firewall experience is a must, including experience of migration
• Experience using Fortimanager, with the ability to create rules and modify firewalls
• Experience using Forti Analyser is needed
• Experience with Protocol Analyzers such as Wireshark and Netflow
• Experience in a multi firewall environment.
• Knowledge of Network Architectures
• Minimum of CCNP level experience is required
• ACI Routing/Switching
• University / Higher education qualifications expected.
• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
• Proven experience operating within a financial services environment will be highly desirable.


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