Network Security Consultant

Posted 29 January by Spring Technology
Network Security Consultant

Spring Technology are currently working in partnership with a market leading service provider to recruit an experienced Network Security Consultant to be responsible for providing high value pre-sales and post-sales consulting in a broad and diverse mix of enterprise-scale engagements; you will be a technology expert in the security space and expected to embrace the changing technology horizon both in Industry and the Public Sector.

The Company
You will be working for a market leading FTSE 250 organisation that is recognised as one of the UK's Top Employers and one of the leading service providers in Europe.

The Role
You will be joining a highly successful and expanding Security team; Contributing to a wider Group Consultancy Practice hosting some of the best consulting subject matter experts in the UK for Cloud, Workplace, Big Data, and Networking.

The Responsibilities
*Act as Design Authority for multiple, enterprise-scale Security engagements
*Develop business cases
*Produce detailed Scope of Work documentation to support competitive tenders
*Ensure a high level of quality via documentation and personal representation
*Manage change control of design(s), process related tasks and associated documentation
*Handover project initiation to consultants delivering the solution, post-sales
*Work to define services based on supplier technology and in response to the demands of the market
*Manage relationships with all parties involved in "cradle to grave" solution provision cycle
*Engage in, and manage, Customer demonstrations and Proofs of Concept
*Maintain a high level of industry awareness through training and self-development
*Advise and recommend on future technology and services
*Work closely with Vendors / Partners to keep up-to-date with current and future technologies, products and strategies
*Support the Solution and Infrastructure Architects to maintain quality levels
*Develop the PC profile as a 'go to' person for security requirements
*Maintain a highly visible profile, internally and externally (with vendors), that promotes the Security team

The Requirements
*Experience in security lead objectives in: PCI-DSS, ISO27001/2, ISO27032, HMG SPF & Accreditation, Cloud Security Principles, Sarbanes-Oxley, Information Risk Management, Information Audit and Compliance
*You will have good experience in defining, carrying out and reporting on security gap analysis and assessments for people, processes and technologies.
*You will also possess good technical experience in pre-sales, design & delivery in at least 2 of the following vendor areas: Cisco Security portfolio (AMP for Endpoint, Umbrella, Cisco CDO & Firepower Management), Checkpoint, Palo Alto, Juniper
*Desirable skills in Symantec, McAfee & F5
*Routing and switching skills that complement their Security skills.
*Multi-vendor pre-sales, design, delivery and support experience
*Excellent communication skills; both written and oral.
*Proven ability in producing documentation for a technical and business audience.
*Ability to deal with sensitive customer issues.
*Ability to present large internal and external audiences.
*To have worked as a lead technical consultant, leading a team of technical consultants in post-sales or operational projects.
*Experience of working within a number of large organisations (more than 1000 IT users).
*Leadership and organisational skills with the ability to provide technical leadership mentoring.

Apply now for immediate consideration.

Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Reference: 34338978

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