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Network Security Architect - Checkpoint, Fortinet, Palo Alto

Job Title: Network Security Architect - Checkpoint, Fortinet, Palo Alto
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6-mnths Rolling
REF: FJS-C-NetworkArch_AD_1558361864
Contact Name: Alice Davis
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Network (Firewalls) Security Architect - Checkpoint, Fortinet, Palo Alto - is urgently required by our IT Services client, for a rolling 6-month contract to be based in London (this role will be predominantly home working with ad hoc travel to customer sites in London).

The successful candidate will be a network security designer/architect with experience of firewall design and migration projects. Experience of Checkpoint, Fortinet, Palo Alto firewalls is key. Also general network security skills, VPN, RAS. We are looking for quite a hands on technical person, who can also do documentation.

The Firewall Architect will have recent experience in delivering Firewall solutions across preferred technology stack Checkpoint/Fortinet and Palo Alto. You will need to be able to undertake HLD/LLD activity and be comfortable communicating to both technical and non-technical audiences.

Role will cover:

  • requirements capture,
  • translation of requirements into high and low level design documents in line with our client's standards,
  • management of design documents through Design Approvals Board,
  • Supporting the deployment of the solutions.
  • Ability to work with Senior Technical and Operations staff in order to ensure the firewall designs take account of and
  • inter-operate correctly with other infrastructure components,
  • Able to clearly communicate the firewall solution to other architects working on the project.
  • To be able to work within a large project team and adhere to the required timescales.

To be successful, you will be a Firewall Architect with experience in a combination of the below:

- Checkpoint

- Palo Alto

- Fortinet

This is an urgent role; please apply as soon as possible if you would like to be considered.

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