Network Security Specialist – Telecoms

  • Full Time
  • Reading
  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus,car allowance and benefits

Project People

We work with boundary breaking technology-centric organisations large and small to support your transformation and long term value creation in a digital world.

Are you an experienced Network Solutions Security Specialist with a background in fixed line or mobile telecoms and exposure within IP Core and Transport domains? If so, please consider a brand new permanent opportunity with a global Telecoms Provider to be based in Reading.

In an ongoing effort to ensure the highest levels of security surrounding their telecoms networks and is now looking for an end-to-end Network Security expert to act as principal consultant to their internal teams and Shareholders. You will be setting up and maintaining security policies in line with CAS(T) and ISO27001, so prior experience taking the lead on these types of initiatives would be a huge advantage.

You will ideally have the following background:

Telecoms background (either fixed line or mobile)
Experience producing, implementing, maintaining and adapting recognised security standards to fit with new technology and networks. E.g. CAS(T) and ISO27001
Excellent communication and engagement skills – They’ll be a consultant to internal teams as well as shareholders, and also enforcing compliance to security standards with the MSP’s and vendors.
Experience of GAP Analysis, assessment of current network standards and developing remediation plans for best practice and CAS(T) compliance.
Industry certifications: e.g. CISM and/or CISSP or equivalent.