February 4, 2019

Senior Security Consultant

Job Description

This is a senior technical role where you will be working within a team of security consultants who are providing security solutions to our clients customers. You will be primarily responsible for providing design and implementation of security solutions to customers on various client systems such as firewalls, load balancing and authentication systems. You will be required to provide detailed and accurate guidance on issue resolution to the security support team. You will need to effectively interact with other members of the team to provide solutions to technical issues and mentor other staff members.‍

Key Areas / Responsibilities

  • You should be flexible to work extra hours when the business demands;
  • You will be required to work as part of a team rota that provide 24 x 7 on-call support;
  • You would be expected to obtain various certifications for the benefit of the business and for self-development;


  • You should have experience demonstrating the following qualities;
  • Demonstrate a dynamic interest in solving technical issues. Show capacity to break down problems into constituent parts. Has the capacity to multitask on several technical issues simultaneously;
  • Have a very good understanding of customer issues and is able to empathize with customers as to their requirements;
  • Have many years working on technical environments and have worked on large network and security projects. Able to work as part of a team and have the capacity of taking on escalated issues from other team members;


Proven experience in working on issues in many of the following areas:

  • Conceptual knowledge in Networks and Network Security;
  • Firewalls – Checkpoint, Juniper NetScreen, Cisco ASA, Fortinet;
  • IDS/IPS – McAfee, TippingPoint, Juniper IDP;
  • Load balancers - F5 LTM, GTM, ASM, Citrix Netscaler;
  • Content filtering - Websense, Bluecoat, IronPort;
  • Multifactor Authentication - RSA;
  • Some shell scripting or Development Experience;
  • IPSEC/SSL VPN, Citrix Access Gateway;
  • Personal Attributes;
  • Aptitude for solving problems and acting on own initiative;
  • Excellent leadership skills;
  • Highly motivated with a willingness to learn new technologies;
  • Effective communicator with a positive and confident attitude both written and verbally;
  • Good written skills with capability to create well formatted reports;
  • Fluent English speaker;
  • A strong team player with a flexible approach;
  • Can demonstrate consistency in their work attitude;
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February 11, 2019


Joe McGouran
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