Senior Network & Security Engineer

One of Ireland’s top professional services firms is seeking an experienced Network and Security Engineer to join their IT team. This is an exciting new opportunity based in Cork, which reports into the Chief Information Officer and will allow the right individual to work on multiple new projects in this expanding organisation. This fixed term contract will give the right candidate great scope to increase your knowledge significantly and progress your career.

The Role:

As the new Senior Network & Security Engineer you will lead and support IT security projects, carrying out reviews, checks and logs of all security measures. You will manage IT controls, risk management practices and the business continuity environment whilst helping the organisation to achieve ISO27001 certification. You will also be responsible for the administration and management of infrastructure including hardware maintenance, routers, switches, firewalls and all hardware maintenance, as well as vulnerability scanning.

The Person:

The ideal Senior Network & Security Engineer will be degree qualified in Computer Science or similar with at least 3+ years’ experience in a technical role with security systems and process knowledge. You will also be able to demonstrate:

  • Strong technical knowledge of Networking, Firewalls, Server Operating System
  • Knowledge of Azure, Palo Alto and Barracuda (advantageous)
  • Willingness to take on new projects and provide innovative procedures and solutions
  • Cisco certification (CCNP, CCNA, CCNA Voice etc) (highly desirable)


  • Salary is dependant on experience with an attractive benefits package that includes bonus, healthcare & pension.

For more information on this role, apply now or call Nicola McCarthy on (+353 21) 451 1199

Salary: On Application Location: Cork