Job Purpose :
As a Checkpoint Security Engineer, you'll work closely with the Security team to help maintain and improve our security systems.
You will be responsible for configuring software on multiple operating systems and ensuring that it is compatible with other hardware in order to prevent any issues from occurring.
You will also have a key role in maintaining security tools such as firewalls, anti-virus software and intrusion detection.
In addition, you'll be tasked with writing reports on any findings or recommendations based on your testing processes. This could include anything from configuration errors to new vulnerabilities found within the system itself.
Minimum requirements :
Advanced diploma, degree or relevant qualification in IT / Computing (or demonstrated equivalent work experience)
Certified in the following technologies
Certifications in the owing key vendors
Checkpoint (CCSA, CCSE)
Up to date and relevant ITIL certification (Advantageous)
Industry certifications (CISM, CISSP etc.) (Advantageous)
Palo Alto technologies (Advantageous)
Fortinet technology certifications (Advantageous)
Solid years of work experience
Solid experience required in Engineering function within a medium to large ICT organisation
Solid experience of Managed Services
Excellent working knowledge of ITIL processes
Excellent experience working with vendors and / or 3rd parties