|Job title: Senior Network & Security Engineer
The IS Operations and Network Team are responsible for providing a highly-available, robust and secure IT Infrastructure for the organisation. This includes expertise, guidance and high-level support for the network and server infrastructure, telephony, network operating systems and applications and is delivered alongside the Application Development, IT and Governance.
The purpose of this job is to manage the network infrastructure so that it is highly available, secure and fit-for-purpose for the organisation’s requirements.
Main responsibilities • Manage the security of the infrastructure against Cyber threats in line with global IT polices. • Develop and maintain a best practice process to dealing with Cyber-attacks. • Document the network topology. • Provide support to the lead Network Engineer. • Support, administration and installations/upgrades of network hardware and software • Support, administration and installations of firewall hardware and software. • Troubleshooting network and firewall problems. • Contacting and dealing with external suppliers (e.g. logging support calls, working with network consultants). • Liaising with other Honda IT entities. • Updating Network documentation. • Undertake a role in network-related IT projects • Site kit installation that requires ladder access.
Skills & experience required • Hands on experience maintaining Campus switching technologies including C6500, VSS, Cisco Stack, Spanning tree protocols, VTP, C2900, Ether channels, Trunk, Single & multi-mode fibre. • Layer 3 IP, OSPF routing, Policy based routing & campus design experience. • Cisco Unified Wireless Network (CUWN), 5500 controller, Cisco Prime, Ekahau Site Survey • Cisco Identity Service Engine (ISE). • Hands-on experience of Virtual Private Networks (VPN), AnyConnect, VPN IPSEC tunnels & IP migration. • Cisco ASA firewall hands-on skills and knowledge, Web Filter appliance. Clearswift experience an advantage. Cisco Intrusion detection & FirePower. • Network monitoring tools & packet capture utilising Solarwinds & Wireshark • Microsoft DNS, DHCP. • Interpersonal skills/customer focused. • Willingness to learn new skills, as appropriate. • Cisco CUCM an advantage, but not essential. • Network design using MS Visio, Netviz and Netterrain.
Qualifications • An industry-recognised network qualification e.g. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) with Security • ITIL foundation • CCNA Cyber Ops (desirable).
About Honda of the UK Manufacturing (HUM)
A place where dreams become a reality. Everyday our plant in Swindon produces over 700 cars - about 1 every 70 seconds. That figure is down to the hard work and dedication of our passionate and talented Associates. Just like its predecessors, the brand new Honda Civic is being built here in Swindon too and it’s more than just the quietest, smoothest and strongest performing Civic yet. It’s also a testament to every person and part that makes it possible.
Honda of the UK Manufacturing has a unique culture, where the emphasis is placed on the individual, equality and opportunities for growth. It is an environment where Associates are encouraged to develop their skills and make a real impact on their own business areas and the wider Honda community