Network & Security Engineer

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  • Location:

    Aldershot, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    ICT, Network Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £65000 per annum + + excellent bens. + WFH

  • Contact:

    Sam Bason

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Network & Security Engineer

  • Network Security; Systems Engineering; Firewall Design; ITIL; VMWare; Networking; Security

  • Cisco CCNA CCNP; Cisco ASA; FirePOWER; CheckPoint; Palo Alto;

  • Remote working

  • £50,000- £65,000 + excellent benefits

We're the company behind the world's fastest satellite internet service, with technology that's helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.

The Network & Security Engineer sits within our systems engineering team and alongside our Technical Directors and Solutions Architects to build and maintain our system designs.

You will be part of a team applying systems engineering principles to build and commission systems to support our end user requirements, pulling in subject matter experts where appropriate and using your knowledge of networking, security and user requirements to work with our engineers to test and verify the system into operational environments.

Job Responsibilities

  • Implementing secure network solutions for customers. Encompassing change preparation (interpretation and validating designs working with customers), populating configuration templates, building change, testing scripts and deployment run books based on design, configuration and deployment of routers, switches and firewalls.

  • Supporting Senior engineers and consultants on larger projects. Pre-staging customer solutions within the lab, assisting on solution designs, implementations and audits.

  • Developing skills network and firewall design based on sales proposals following best practices.

  • Working on small projects through the full project Lifecyle from initiation, through design and deployment, to hand over to operational support.

  • Contribute to the knowledge resource, developing tool sets, guides and processes to improve the effectiveness of the team.


  • Cisco CCNA CCNP R&S certification

  • Understanding of general network concepts, operation and network security (essential).

  • Solid Cisco switch and router experience (essential).

  • Cisco ASA, FirePOWER, CheckPoint and/or Palo Alto firewalls (at least 1 essential).

  • Cisco CCNA Security; Checkpoint SA or Palo Alto ACE.

  • Implementation of N&S on VMWare VSphere and VCenter.

  • Cisco Wi-Fi.

  • SolarWinds network monitoring.

  • An understanding of ITIL processes and structured ways of working.

  • Demonstrable experience of supporting, maintaining and troubleshooting networks.