Network Security Specialist

Force Headquarters, Camden, London
Full Time
Only areas within Greater London are entitled to this allowance.
Up to £4,805

A Network Security Specialist is required for a permanent contract with British Transport Police (BTP) based in Camden, London. 

BTP is the national police Force for Britain’s railways. Every day we ensure the safety and security of over six million passengers and staff throughout England, Scotland and Wales. As a Network Security Specialist with BTP you will offer specialist support for all network security activity across the estate.

Key activities include:

  • Management of technical support of the Force Network and associated Network
  • Security Equipment and software deployed across 147 sites.
  • Ensuring anti­virus solution is deployed to 2,800 desktop machines and over 300 servers.
  • To investigate security incidents and solve network related issues.

Experience of the below technologies is desirable:

  • Anti­Virus software (McAfee or recognised euivalent)
  • Firewalls ­ Juniper or recognised equivalent
  • Internet Security Solutions (M86 or recognised equivalent)
  • LAN Cabling ­ installation and management
  • LAN/WAN Switches and Hubs ­ installation and management

In return for your experience, we can offer you:

  • Salary up to £48,258.10 (£37,212.10 + 10% on call allowance + £2,520 London Allowance + a SFIA supplement of up to £4,805 depending on skills and experience)
  • 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Final salary pension
  • Various salary sacrifice schemes (cycle to work/childcare) and retail discounts

 We want our organisation to be as diverse as the community it serves and welcome applications from everyone. You must have both the permanent right to live and work in the UK and have been permanently resident in the UK for at least the previous three years. Any cautions or convictions including those deemed ‘spent’ must be declared at the point of application but will not necessarily exclude you from employment.

We kindly ask agencies not to send CVs. If CVs are received BTP reserve the right to engage with the candidate directly and without a fee being paid under any circumstances.

This opportunity is closed to applications.