CCNP/CCIE Security Consultant

21 Feb 2013
21 Mar 2013
Daniel Duncan
Full Time

CCNP/CCIE Level Security Consultant - 6 Month Contract -Edinburgh

A fantastic 6 - 18 month contract opportunity based inEdinburghhas arisen for an experienced security-focused Network Consultant.

You will be responsible for migrating firewall services (platform to platform) for a leading security company's end client.

The successful candidate will be IMMEDIATELY available and will require extensive experience/skills in the following areas:

Technical Knowledge:

- CCNP certified (minimum) - Ideally CCIE

- A sound understanding of routing

- Experience using Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches


- Extensive experience in firewall migration projects

- A proven understanding of project planning - preparation and documentation (both low and high level)

- Confident troubleshooting and diagnosing network issues

- Firm understanding of regression planning principles

- Firm understanding of performance testing

- Experience identifying VLANs (and associated processes)

- Checkpoint (read note below)


- Although you will be directly responsible for the Cisco firewalls (and familiar with all Cisco series'), you will also need to have a sound knowledge of Checkpoint - It is worth noting that you will NOT be hands-on will the checkpoint firewalls.

Soft Skills:

- As part of this consultative position, you will be directly responsible for presenting to a change board (your project planning); therefore a consultative approach and exceptional communication skills will be an essential attribute of the successful candidate.

This is a fantastic contract opportunity and requires a HIGH CALIBRE candidate. If you are IMMEDIATELY available and a SUITABLE fit, please submit your CV in the first instance (preferably with a brief candidate statement as to why you are suitable for the role).

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