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Firewall Architect - Security Cleared

Job Title: Firewall Architect - Security Cleared
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: UN/009/FA_1673552686
Contact Name: Uma Nidhi
Contact Email:
Job Published: 20 days ago

Job Description

Firewall Architect - Hampshire (Security Cleared)


**A national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered**

Leading Managed Services Provider in the Defence Sector require a skilled Firewall Architect to join their successful Practice on an ongoing contract basis.

They will work closely with the Solution Owners to produce design documentation, on a wide variety of network solutions, which vary in size and complexity. Working alongside a team of dedicated professionals, you will be driven to find better, faster, more effective solutions.

Your experience

  • Practical skills and knowledge in Firewalls, Networking, Infrastructure, and Operating Systems.
  • Knowledge of Network Management, SIEM and automation solutions (either network or infrastructure).
  • Creation of high level solution designs covering multiple technology areas proposing technologies from a variety of industry leading vendors that optimally align with the existing technology environment, meet business and technical requirements and specify system security measures.
  • Leading on solution design work, prototyping and delivery.
  • Leading on creating solution prototypes covering physical build and emulated environment tools.
  • Ideally knowledge of migrating from legacy technologies, and adopting new capabilities.

Mandatory Firewall Experience

  • Fortinet Fortigate appliances
  • McAfee Sidewinder devices
  • Forcepoint Sidewinder appliances
  • Juniper 1500 devices
  • Cisco ASA devices
  • VPN
  • Knowledge of application protocols

If you are interested please apply via this ad in the first instance or send a CV with covering note to

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