Gateway Designer

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  • Location:

    Hook, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £463 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom McParland

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Gateway Designer SME

£400 - £463 per day

Outside IR35

The Gateway Designer is required to carry out detailed design and implementation (possibly including Proof of Concepts and Demos) for the project Gateways programme.

The successful candidate is required to possess the following attributes:

Extensive experience of design/implementation of

  • Email guarding and content inspection solutions

  • Web browsing/publishing solutions using secure products

  • Remote Desktop Services solutions especially RemoteApp

  • Capable of working independently in a dynamic and frequently changing environment.

The role is based in Bracknell however the candidate is required to be mobile and visit customer locations near Bristol and London, on an adhoc basis.

The role is challenging due to the secure nature of the environment and the customer's business needs. The candidate must be able to work in a team, have good technical communication skills both with the customer and within the team, with strong attention to detail, self-motivation, pro-active problem solving skills, and a track record of delivery to tight timescales.

Mandatory Skills Required:

  • SMTP Guards technology and configuration

  • Web guards technology and configuration

  • Windows Remote Desktop Services especially RemoteApp

  • Windows 2008 R2 design, lockdown and configuration

  • Windows 2016 design, lockdown and configuration

  • Solaris 10 design and configuration

  • Browser Technology and Configuration (IE, Chrome and Firefox)

  • Ability to design, build and test own solutions using guidance provided by the design authority

  • Providing design documentation within a template based environment.

  • Ability to present design solution to the MoD.

Desirable Skills Required:

  • DeepSecure email and web guard technologies

  • McAfee Web Guard configuration

  • Firewall rules and configuration

  • Cisco switch configuration and deployment

  • LAN design and IP configuration

  • Rack design and configuration

  • Certificate requests and replacements