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• Senior Network Security engineer in London at Inteqna

Date Posted: 3/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior Network Security Engineer

Senior End Point Security Engineer

Toronto or London or Winnipeg

Our client is currently adding 2 people in their security area for 6 months each (with the possibility for extension). 

The titles are:

  • Senior Network Security engineer
  • Senior End Point Security engineer

They both have similar requirements.  These positions require expertise in Security principles and standards, design and deployment of security technologies and an ability to lead a team of security engineers.  As the End Point security engineer you are  familiar with endpoint and email  security technologies such as Fireeye, Proofpoint, zscaler, MacAfee, Microsoft defender. The Network security engineer should be familiar with IPDS, firewall, router/switches, full packet capture tools.


  • Provides detailed technical consulting on the capabilities and limitations of security technologies and possible implementations
  • Creates and maintains security technology roadmaps
  • Helps evolve security engineering practice by mentoring practitioners, developing design standards, and establishing engineering methodology
  • Provides technical leadership on large projects by leading a team of security engineers to design and deploy security technologies
  • Conducts technical health assessments of the security technologies
  • Leads the validation and practicality of new technologies through rapid prototyping and POCs
  • Does the ad hoc research and experimentation that may be needed to answer technology questions
  • Understands the business requirements established by the Systems Analyst and technology requirements established by the Systems Architect and how they will affect the evaluation and selection of security technology
  • Studies available information about multiple products to help narrow a product search
  • Works with product vendors to obtain evaluation hardware or software
  • Installs evaluation hardware or software in a test or pilot environment
  • Tests and evaluates security technology against established criteria
  • Recommends technology choices, including effective documentation and presentation of the recommendation
  • Builds or enhances security technology infrastructure components, and integrates 3rd party components, using standard tools (batch languages, programming languages, etc.)
  • Ensures walkthroughs occur for all significant deliverables
  • Unit and system tests all technology deliverables, and supports business acceptance testing
  • Implements all deliverables with the highest possible quality (that is, fewest implementation defects)
  • Participates in the creation of project deliverables (estimates, schedules, risk assessments, etc.) as a project team member
  • Makes design decision within the bounds established by project, portfolio, site and enterprise architectures
  • Ensures that components are engineered in accordance with the use to which they will be put (for example, backups may need to be both reliable and high performing, but restores may only need to be reliable)
  • Some travel maybe required

Qualifications and Competencies:

  •  A degree or equivalent education in a related discipline such as Computer Science, Business Computing, Engineering, or Commerce. Security certification will be an asset as well
  • Minimum 10 years experience designing, integrating, and implementing end to end application, infrastructure, and security solutions in a large organization
  • Proven skills in designing and deploying multi-platform solutions
  • Broad knowledge of industry technology and directions, and specific knowledge in security and infrastructure technologies such as web servers, application servers, Intel, AIX,  integration technologies, workstation technologies, database technologies, network technologies, IAM technologies, Cloud Computing, Automation, IPS/IDS, DDOS, Firewalls, Cryptography, Endpoint Security, WAF, Network, , VPN, MFA, SIEM, Vulnerability Management, etc.
  • The incumbent should have skills and knowledge in capacity planning, disaster recovery planning, product/service lifecycles, service management and a strong focus on customer service
  • Experience in performance tuning complex infrastructure solutions; knowledge of performance and monitoring tools will be an asset
  • Have a good knowledge of existing services and technologies offered by Shared Enterprise Services
  • Attention to detail and effective planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated initiative (self-starter) with the ability to influence others
  • Proven history of both technical and management skills
  • Good working knowledge of ITIL practices and processes
  • Strong leadership, communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills with demonstrated experience working in a team environment
  • Strong desire to implement change and make a contribution to the organization
  • Proven history of making appropriate decisions and recommendations

Good knowledge of Agile, Dev Ops, and PM methodologies


Please apply directly online or submit your resume to Jamie Evans at

Inteqna would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

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Endpoint, Security, Firewall