Network Security Engineer

Are you an ambitious Network and Firewall specialist looking for a new challenge? The University of Nottingham is looking for a dynamic and driven Network Security Engineer to join their IT Operations Team. The role is key in working within an established IT Operations team supporting VPNs and Firewalls for on Premise and Cloud based services for both UK, China and Malaysia Campuses. As part of our investment of IT your role is key in helping support some of our key technologies that will help drive of Digital Strategy supporting our global community of over 50,000 students and staff. Your Responsibilities As a member of the wider operations support team, you will play a key role within a wider infrastructure and Change teams, acting as the VPN and Firewall subject matter expert you will help support the implementation, configuration, monitoring and administration of these technologies as well as implementing and ensuring security of VPNs linking with Azure, AWS and Oracle Cloud Services. Working closely with the Infrastructure and Applications team you will get the opportunity to develop your experience around Network Security, Cloud Services working in a global infrastructure environment as well as identifying opportunity for service improvements Core Skills Experience in a network security role with strong experience of implementing, configuring and administering VPNs and Firewalls Experience of working within a large multi technology network environment including support both on premise and cloud based services Experience of monitoring systems to manage performance and security of networks Experience of working within an ITIL environment with experience of change management and supporting changes within a complex IT environment Communication You will be a self-motivated and dynamic individual who is able to be adaptable, flexible and adjust to new situations and environments Strong inter-personal and communication skills are essential, as is the ability to engage others through complex problem solving As an employer of choice, University of Nottingham offers an extensive benefits package including: A competitive salary package of £30,942 - £40,322 30 days leave up to 5 closure days plus bank holidays Excellent average salary pension scheme Extensive training and development opportunities Please note that this includes providing standby on-call cover on a rota basis, for which you will receive additional standby payments and call-out payments Close date: Sunday 10th January Please note virtual interviews will take place on Tuesday 19th January For more information please contact Amanda Whicher This job was originally posted as

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