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Solution Architect

Location: UK - Mobile England | Job-ID: 109546 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: IT Consulting


Solution Architect

Flexible UK base location with regular UK-wide travel
Competitive Salary + Car + Pension + Sharesave + Professional and Technical training (including conferences)


Job Introduction
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for Security Solutions Architects to join our dynamic and rapidly expanding Network & Security Consultancy Practice within Computacenter. The successful Security Architect will report directly to the Practice Leader, joining an already healthy sized team, but due to pipeline we need additional talented individuals.


Main Responsibilities:
•    Leading consultancy security engagements (predominately presales and advisory) of high-level design of infrastructure security solutions. 
•    Responsible for building, maintaining and enhancing Consultancy delivery capability in Cyber Security portfolio in support of the Line of Business point services and solution strategy. 
•    Develop and maintain an active and engaged technical community across the whole Practice in support of the security technical portfolio. 
•    Engaged to provide opportunity-specific Technical Assurance, Quality Assurance, Governance & Customer Satisfaction of pre and post sales consultancy engagements. Hands-on evaluation of emerging technologies.


Required Experience:
•    You will have a strong network infrastructure background with long standing security experience, with relevant accreditations from Cisco (CCIE Security or CCNP Security) 
•    Enterprise wide security architecture for on-prem and cloud-based security solutions
•    Building security frameworks, blueprints and templates including service and product descriptions
•    Mapping existing processes against regulatory and legal requirements (e.g. GDPR, PCI-DSS, ISO 27001) and conducting gap analysis between current state and future state
•    Demonstrable experience of customer engagement lifecycles including Pre-Sales gathering / eliciting and defining of requirements, solution design and cost model creation, in delivery, designing and implementing security solutions (HLD and LLD) to effectively address identified security gaps and requirements
•    Evidence of performing technical / operational governance and quality assurance against pre-sales and delivery engage
•    You will have the following technology / vendor experience
o    Cisco Systems – ISE, Umbrella, Stealthwatch, WSA, ESA, AMP for Network and End Point, ASA, NGFW, Firepower NGIPS, Cloudlock CASB, AnyConnect, ACI security, Threat Control, TrustSec, DNA, CyberArk.


Desirable Technology / Vendor Experience:
•    Check Point – R80.10, Opsec, Provider-1, Infinity, NGFW, IPS, vSec, SandBlast, Capsule, Endpoint Security
•    F5 Networks – Big-IP, ASM, WAF, WebSafe, AFM, APM
•    Symantec – SEP, MSSP, CASB, ProxySG, WSS, SWG, DLP, SSL-V, CCS-VM
•    Fortinet – Fortigate, NGFW, IPS, FortiWeb, FortiSandbox
•    Palo Alto Networks – Panorama, NGFW, Traps, Aperture
•    RSA – SecureID, Netwitness, Archer
•    Trend Micro – Deep Security, TippingPoint
•    zScaler – Secure Web Gateway, ZPA, Cloud Firewall, Cloud Sandbox, Cloud App Control
•    Citrix – XenApp, XenDesktop, XenMobile
•    Splunk


Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.


However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.


That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.


We are still looking forward to getting to know you!


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 16,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £5.05 billion (2019). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


Interested in joining a company with a strong sense of community?


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