Network Firewall Engineer

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent Salary
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Network Firewall Engineer

Excellent Salary



6th September 2018

Start date October - December 2018


Meraki Talent’s FinTech client based in Edinburgh are looking to recruit a Network / Firewall Engineer on a permanent basis for their Edinburgh Office. This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast-paced global business.


Responsibilities of the Network Firewall Engineer;

  • Availability:  ensure the network design is resilient to failure to maximise availability
  • Performance:  Ensure networks are monitored and that any performance problems/faults are to be mitigated to ensure minimal performance impact
  • Information Security: ensure compliance with security policies and controls
  • Disaster Recovery:  ensure the network is capable of delivering services in the event of a disaster.  Ensure DR plans, network diagrams are tested and kept up to date.
  • Training: prepare and carry out in-house network training. Develop professional and technical knowledge and skills via networking, seminars and other forms of training in order to meet Continuing Professional Development requirements.
  • Project Work:  work on projects to ensure network impacts are considered as part of the new systems rollouts.
  • Budget:  follow the approval process; reduce costs per transaction; innovation in costs.



Background of the Network Firewall Engineer;

  • CCNA CCNP or similar Network Certification
  • Proven experience delivering projects and complex changes
  • Industry recognised qualifications in relevant areas
  • Extensive and proven experience in one or some of the below technologies
  • Cisco technologies including switching and routing are essential
  • Checkpoint - must have
  • Fortinet and F5 - desirable
  • Palo Alto
  • HP
  • Citrix NetScaler



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Business Manager - IT & Change

Andy MacEwan

In 2018 Andy joined Meraki Talent, with a focus on technology and change roles across Scotland. Andy is an experienced recruiter with an impressive list of successful placements having worked in the industry for over 15 years. Andy has a strong background delivering a variety of recruitment solutions covering permanent recruitment, fixed term contracts, managed services and statements of work across technology and business change.