Senior Network Security Engineer

England, United Kingdom - Remote

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UBDS is the go-to digital transformation company to the public and private sector in the UK. Organisations turn to us for deep knowledge

UBDS are seeking several highly skilled Security / Network Security engineers with hands on experience to join ourfast growing Security practice, to provide specialist / dedicated support to UBDS clients’ infrastructure as well as developing your skills with other products in our own portfolio


  • Performs analysis of network security needs and contributes to design, integration, and installation of hardware and software
  • Day-to-day operational tasks such as firewall request and incident management
  • Designs and implements remote connectivity solutions including IPSec VPN, and SSLVPN
  • Provide security guidance and drive infrastructure decisions in collaboration with other technical and management teams, ensuring Security principles are being upheld.
  • Development, deployment, or administration of firewalls such as Palo Alto
  • Strong knowledge of network routing/switching (routing protocols, multicast, other LAN protocols)
  • Advanced knowledge of layer 7 firewall technologies and capabilities (e.g., Application awareness, user identities, advanced threat detection, etc.)
  • Conduct regular security assessments on controls and policies to iterate and improve the security posture.

About You

  • Degree educated within a relevant technical field is preferred
  • Advanced level knowledge of Routing and Switching (eg CCNP level/certified)
  • Extensive experience with Palo Alto Firewalls
  • PCNSE certified or equivalent experience
  • Solid troubleshooting skills
  • Good understanding of F5 - LTM & APM
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP based networks and networking protocols (Strong BGP)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience of WAN circuits and solutions (eg MPLS and VPN's)


Our Offering & Working Culture

At UBDS we pride ourselves on our ability to not only meet but surpass client expectations and we want to do the same with those who choose to make UBDS a part of their career.

In return for making UBDS your working “home”, you will receive:

  • Training – all team members will be offered a number of options in terms of personal development, whether it is technical led, business acumen or methodologies. We want you to grow with us and to help us achieve more!
  • Holiday – you will receive 27 days annual leave per annum
  • Employee perks and discounts through the third-party provider Perkbox.
  • Electric Vehicle leasing with salary sacrifice
  • Private medical cover for you and your spouse/partner, offered via Vitality
  • Death in service cover
  • Contributed Pension Scheme
  • Discretionary bonus.
  • Flexible / remote working – UBDS offer a flexible working environment to help enable you to operate at your maximum regardless of your location. With offices in London & Manchester we offer a culture that is focussed on outcomes and giving you the right work life balance.

  • About UBDS

    UBDS is the go-to digital transformation partner to the public and private sectors.

    Organisations turn to us for deep knowledge, specialist skills, years of on-the-job experience and our can-do and get-it done culture.

    Projects are personal. Our work is an extension of the values we embody, and we are always looking for ways to fill the gap for our clients.

    For us, it’s about top and bottom line growth, and equipping our clients with cutting-edge technology that empowers innovation.

    We have four key values which talk to how we act, behave, interact with each other, make decisions and ultimately succeed.

    Our reputation is everything

  • We are passionate about technology and innovation
  • We deliver value and make an impact
  • We keep it simple and make it happen
  • UBDS offers expertise in cloud advisory, cloud transformation, advanced data analytics, AI, low code solutions, and cloud managed services. Embedding security and operational transformation end-to-end, UBDS can assist wherever the customer is in their cloud journey.

    Equal Opportunities

    We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

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    Tags: Analytics CCNP Cloud Firewalls Network security Privacy Security assessment TCP/IP Threat detection VPN

    Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Medical leave Salary bonus

    Regions: Remote/Anywhere Europe
    Country: United Kingdom
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