IT Network and Cyber Security Engineer
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To support the IT Network and Cyber Security Manager with the maintenance, monitoring and protection of the critical network and IT infrastructure.
-Aid in the design, build, security and maintenance of the internal and remote office network infrastructures.
-Continuously monitor the performance of all network systems to ensure they are performing correctly and remain secure.
-Configure tools and define processes and procedures to ensure the Support teams can provide business as usual services such as identification of faults, minor network configuration changes and failed equipment swap outs.
-Carry out regular analysis of logs to identify and ensure that anomalies are tracked, and appropriate action is taken to correct them.
-Work closely with the Projects team to assist and advise on any network or security change required as part of an ongoing Project.
-Manage and resolve any Network and Cyber Security related incident that has been logged and directly assigned to the Network and Cyber Security team in the helpdesk system.
-Manage your own assigned projects through all stages to eventual completion. Record time spent, manage any costs involved and ensure all elements of the project are completed according to the required schedule.
-Maintain a good relationship with the SOC team and respond to any raised Cyber Security incidents accordingly and appropriately.
-Maintain the various Security products we utilise to ensure they are kept up to date and are fully function.
-Provide escalation assistance to the Support teams where required.
-Assist with the network/IT infrastructure for any outside broadcast event where required.
-Stay current on the latest networking technologies and security practices to ensure that ITN remains innovative and at the forefront of emerging technologies.
These are the main requirements of the role and is not an exhaustive list of duties. It is intended to reflect the nature, range, and context of the work, which will change over time.
-Minimum of a Cisco CCNA with some on the job network support experience preferred.
-A good understanding of Cyber Security principles and SOC incident investigation is of real benefit.
-Good knowledge of Active Directory including ADFS.
-Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work alone or as part of a wider team a must.
-A keen interest in both Networks and Cyber Security.
-Experience of Cloud Services such as Azure, Office 365 and AWS.
-Experience of working with a SIEM a real plus.
-Any previous experience with PaloAlto, Pulse Secure, Darktrace or SolarWinds products is advantageous.
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