Web Application Firewall Engineer Web Application Firewall Engineer …

in Knutsford, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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in Knutsford, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Web Application Firewall Engineer
As a Barclays Web Application Firewall Engineer, you will have the opportunity to drive the vision for a variety of security product and design solutions, analysing and meeting user requirements for network defense technologies Web Application Firewall (WAF) and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS). The role will be the ideal challenge for you to showcase a high degree of (hands-on) technical guidance & vision with broad subject matter expertise in security technologies.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity - helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

What will you be doing?
• Participating in and taking responsibility for the successful implementation of security operations requirements, and developing them into solutions
• Working closely with on-shore and off-shore teams to enhance/upgrade/uplift existing services and provide L3 support yes line 3 support
• Taking the lead on the design, development and delivery of product roadmaps to support the evolution of core security services, aligning deliveries to Barclays strategy
• Following technical practices and striving for technical excellence both in security and network development
• Building a strong working relationship with Cyber Operations teams and helping to define requirements

What we're looking for:
• Akamai (or equivalent) volumetric DDoS and WAF solutions
• Deep working knowledge of layer 3 and 7 DDoS protection technologies
• Ability to design, implement, and troubleshoot integration of third party hosted WAF and DDoS services with on-prem and cloud based services
• Ability to analyse WAF alerts and tune rules to remove false positives

Skills that will help you in the role:
• Experience of working within Financial Services is preferred
• Ability to think architecturally and able to translate this into practical security implementation
• Relevant professional certifications in information technology or cloud security e.g. CISSP, CCSP
• Basic/Intermediate level of scripting/coding ability e.g. python, powershell, etc

Where will you be working?
You will be based in Radbroke, Knutsford. The Barclays Technology Campus just outside Manchester is our tech command centre and a vital strategic powerhouse behind our global operations. The campus is set in a 64- acre self-contained site, in a beautiful green environment and it offers unrivalled facilities for work and for play. We have an onsite gym, as well as outdoor tennis, football and cricket areas, as well as onsite restaurant and coffee shops.

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