Job: Information Security Solutions Architect
|Job Title:||Information Security Solutions Architect|
|Salary:||£75000 - £80000 per annum|
|Job Published:||2 days ago|
We have a requirement for an experienced Information Security Solutions Architect to work for my client in the Warrington area. The Information Security Solutions Architect will be expected to design and deploy new generation security solutions.
The Security Solutions Architect will practice a consultative approach, helping clients understand their current security posture, risks and threat vectors. Subsequently they will work with the client and technical teams to help develop mitigation strategies and solutions to address the evolving Cyber Threat landscape. They will also have an appreciation of industry and regulatory legislation against which clients have to protect their networks and information.
The Security SA will be have an appreciation of interdependent technologies such as LAN, WAN, WLAN, Data Centre Load Balancing and preferably have some experience in Routing/Switching disciplines.
The Security SA will have a detailed understanding of the following aspects of network security:
NGFW / IPS/ IDS / Endpoint Protection
Hybrid Security Solutions (i.e. Cloud & On Premise)
Advanced Malware Protection / Sandboxing technologies
New Generation Threat mitigation techniques and technologies (i.e. Ransomware / DDOS)
VPN & AuthenticationTechnologies
SIEM & Incident Management techniques / Software
Optimisation and Analysis Software (i.e. Tufin/Skybox)
Vulnerability Management (SW/HW)
Specialisation in the Cisco and Fortinet portfolio of products and services is desirable as well as an appreciation of other security vendors (eg: Juniper / Checkpoint / Forcepoint) in order to provide clients with a balanced view of security vendor options and benefits.
This role is both a presales and delivery role. As such the SA must possess excellent client facing skills and the ability to communicate security concepts at all levels. The combined role affords the opportunity to deliver the full project lifecycle from pre sales design to implementation, testing and handover and to work as part of a large professional services consultancy team.
Skills Knowledge & Experience:
Extensive knowledge of the design and implementation of Cisco and Fortinet security products and Services.
Professional certification is essential in vendor product: i.e. Cisco CCDP / CCNP-Sec, Fortinet NSE accreditation.