SC Secure Gateway Service Manager

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    London, England

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    James Concar

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

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SC Secure Gateway Service Manager - London - 3-6 Month Contract

My client, one of the UK's largest telecoms providers is looking for a Secure Gateway Service Manager for a 3-6 month initial contract in London. The role can offer a competitive daily rate and the client are looking for someone to start as soon as possible.

Role Background:

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for management and maintaining the integrity of secure gateway services including firewalls and web proxy to meet SLA's.
  • There will be some on-call and rota work involved for the role and you will also need to chair service review meetings with various teams internally and externally.
  • You will also be responsible for managing the secure gateway team as well as BAU work via ServiceNow.
  • As part of the role you will need to keep a log of service/maintenance contracts and ensure they are renewed on time to avoid any service disruption.

Required Skills:

  • Candidates should have an appreciation of Virtualisation (VMware Hyper-V), Windows Server Infrastructure, E-mail (content filtering), firewalling and Proxy Services.
  • Prior Service Management experience in a secure environment is also essential for the successful candidate.
  • Candidates should also hold one of or all of the below certifications:
    • MCSA - Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate
    • MCSE - Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
    • CCNA - Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • The client also requires a solid understanding of ITIL processes and ideally an ITIL Foundation certification.
  • Candidates should also hold an active SC Clearance or be eligible and willing to undergo the process.