Snr Systems Engineer/Network Security

  • Job Ref: 4701
  • Location: Galway, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


Senior Systems Engineer – Network Security


The Cybersecurity division provides a broad range of security & application services to our business units across the globe. Within this division, the Access Control Engineering team provide a range of authentication capabilities for our associates and hundreds of applications servicing the needs to the workforce.


The Expertise we’re looking for


· Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent

· 5+ years of IT solution engineering

· Experience of enterprise scale Network Security / Authentication solutions

· Familiarity with 802.1x Network Access Control protocol in wired and wireless environments

· Experience managing and supporting applications running in a virtual infrastructure such as VMWare

· Knowledge of advanced network security topics a plus (micro-segmentation, SDN, Zero Trust, etc.)


The Purpose of Your Role


You will be working as part of a team supporting mission critical network access control solutions that service 50,000 employees across the globe. The successful candidate will be part of a team designing, engineering and maintaining solutions from the major vendors in this space and will work closely with the distributed teams that manage the core network and associated infrastructure.


The Skills You Bring


· Solid engineering discipline in transforming business requirements into secure and reliable solutions

· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

· Ability to effectively work independently and as part of a global team

· Understanding of metrics gathering and analysis to assist guide future road map direction and plan infrastructure needs

· A passion for process improvement & automation

· Strong communications skills, both written and verbal to effectively perform in a customer facing role

· Ability to effectively liaise with network and security vendors to provide input into product roadmaps

· Ability to adapt to the challenge of new or unfamiliar tasks and responsibilities

· Interest in the opportunity for learning and growth as part of a broader multi-disciplinary Cyber Security team


The Value You Deliver


· Deliver high quality, timely, cost effective and maintainable engineering solutions to meet functional and non-functional business requirements

· Provide second level technical support for network authentication & security solutions

· Develop and maintain operational support documentation

· Test, plan, and implement Service Packs and Hotfixes

· Contribute towards the design and implementation of monitoring tools

· Document and validate Disaster Recovery Process


John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers