Network Security Design Engineer - Telecommunications Service Provider

  • £28,000 - £72,000 - DoE
  • Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Permanent
  • 25000
  • 70000
  • Enterprise
  • Enterprise Networking

We are partnered with a leading telecommunications and IT services company. With a rich history that has evolved into a global powerhouse in the world of communications. The company plays a pivotal role in connecting people and businesses, offering a diverse range of services, with a commitment to innovation and cutting-edge technology they are positioned as a key player in the digital transformation landscape. 

We are currently seeking enthusiastic and skilled individuals to join their team as Network Security Engineers. This exciting opportunity is based in Birmingham and offers a chance to work on their Core Network Backbone, with a primary focus on network security.

We are open to considering candidates with backgrounds in network security vendors such as Palo Alto, Fortinet, and Cisco Firepower.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work on the Core Network Backbone, emphasizing network security.
  • Network design with a strong emphasis on security measures.
  • Implement and maintain security solutions from various vendors, including Palo Alto, Fortinet, and Cisco Firepower.
  • Collaborate with a team of professionals to ensure the Telecoms Security Act compliance.
  • Utilize your skills in Python, Jinja 2, TTP, and YAML to enhance our network security systems.
  • Engage in Network Design, applying your expertise in Cisco and Nokia Core Network technologies.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn and adapt, particularly for individuals transitioning from Software Engineering to IP Networks/Network Security or vice versa.


  • Background in network security vendors such as Palo Alto, Fortinet, or Cisco Firepower.
  • Proficiency in programming languages, including Python, Jinja 2, TTP, and YAML.
  • Knowledge of Telecoms Security Act and its application within the role.
  • Experience in Network Design, with a focus on security measures.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively within a team.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new challenges.

Working Conditions:

  • Standard working hours.
  • 3 days per week in Birmingham.


  • £28,000 - £72,000, commensurate with experience and skills.

If you are passionate about network security, possess the required skills, and are eager to contribute to a dynamic team, we encourage you to apply. Join in shaping the future of our Core Network Backbone and advancing your career in network security.

George Barnes Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

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