Design Engineer - Fortinet

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  • Permanent
  • £65,000 - £70,000 (GBP)
  • London, England, United Kingdom
    and remote
  • ASAP

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 7 countries, make your mark at Europe’s leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself.

Description

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 7 countries, make your mark at Europe’s leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself.

Quote - Primary purpose of the role would be Owning Network design activities for new solutions, features, hardware, and software delivered into the IP Network.

What you'll do:

  • Elicit business and technical requirements working with various stakeholders during requirements capture phase.
  • Author high level and low-level design documents to support Telco services
  • Own software/hardware selection, perform bug scrubs and security vulnerability assessments and work with test and delivery engineers to review test plans, defects, test reports, MOP and change tickets.
  • Participate in vendor selection by providing technical requirements into RFP document and by doing technical evaluation including Technical Proof of Concept testing.
  • Steer network security elements’ feature roadmap by working closely with our strategic technology partners for software release planning, budget submissions and provide inputs for business case preparation.
  • Drive platform improvements, enable automation and implement new solutions that enable DevOps capabilities and support business strategy of building once and deploy multiple time.
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What you'll bring:

  • Fortinet NSE4 certification and Strong hands-on experience of Fortigate firewalls, FortiAnalyser and fortimanager
  • Solid understanding of firewall architecture
  • Good understanding of configuring firewall policies, address objects, NAT, Interfaces, Zones, Dynamic Routing (BGP), Logging
  • Good understanding of routing and switching specially of Nokia SROS devices would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of Palo Alto firewalls, F5 LTM/GTM and Mobile 5G SA technologies would be advantageous
  • Ability to apply Open-config and Vendor specific NETCONF-YANG models, JSON and XML payload for network automation to configure and manage firewalls would be advantageous
  • Strong knowledge of Python and GIT to manage configuration templates
  • Possess excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) to convey Risks, obtain sign-off, timely escalate issues to management, and send weekly project updates

Comms Group: Are responsible for the Strategy, Architecture, Design, and Operations of all Telecom services provided across the Group (UK&I, Germany and Italy). Delivering 4G/5GMobile, Broadband and Fixed Line services using cutting edge technologies and modern operational paradigms such as SRE and Agile. From High scale routing, Network Automation, Telco Cloud, SDN/NFV to Software Development and Data science for predictive operations, embracing modern technologies, practices, tools with strong focus on people development to provide the stability and performance that our customers depend on.

Inclusion:

Recognised as an ‘Inclusive Top 50 Employer’ and a ‘Times Top 50 Employer for Women’,  working hard to ensure we’re a truly inclusive place to work.

 

Skills

Environments
Network Security
IT Infrastructure Products
Fortinet
Fortinet FortiGate
IT Infrastructure Technologies & Protocols
BGP
MPLS
NAT
Routing
IT Network Expertise
Design
IT Security Expertise
Firewalls
Programming Languages & Frameworks
Python
Software Development Tools
Git

Industry Experience

Media & Broadcasting company - TV, Music, Movies, Radio, Entertainment
Telecommunications company - Service Provider, ISP, Mobile