Our client was established in 1945, and has developed into one of the largest and leading carriers in the global container shipping industry with a global reach extending to over 120
countries, with a network of global and regional shipping services that connects businesses to strategic ports around the world. The company is owned by the holding company Israel Corporation.

The company in Germany currently provides container transports of all types with a wide range of professional services, including: Liner Agent, Trans shipment centre and logistics. Operating from offices in Hamburg, Bremen, Düsseldorf, Mainz and Munich, it provides clients with the local expertise and experience they need, backed by the strength of a global shipping network.

The company is now looking to expand the existing I.T. Team at its Mainz office and is looking for an experienced:

Senior Network and Information Security Expert - Mainz

with a strong background in managing Check Point Gateways and Provider1 in a distributed environment with CCSA, CCSE certifications and with strong experience supporting LAN, WAN with CCNP certification.

Main responsibilities
• Responsible for the design, setup, maintenance and support of the global company network security infrastructure on a daily basis. The individual works proactively, intelligently and according to best practice to offer enterprise services to the company business.
• Manage company security and networking services (LTM, VPN, IPS, NAC, RSA routers, switches, wireless infrastructure etc...) including designing, implementing, maintaining and supporting the systems as required.
• Review the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems.
• Installation of new security and networking products for local and remote regions and providing on-going support of these systems after implementation.
• Perform daily network maintenance, monitoring, logging.

• Experience and knowledge of enterprise IT concerns and technologies, including but not limited to VPNs, network security, encryption, authentication, application-level network protocols, IPSec, Firewall, SSH, SSL, DES, IPS, wireless, Windows security & administration, LAN/WAN, and TCP/IP required.
• Experience in network security and network design.
• Cisco CCNP (either Routing or Switching) required.
• Strong knowledge IP communication and routing is required (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP) Experience
• with inter-company routing is preferred.
• Understand WAN/LAN and transport technologies (Ethernet, MPLS).
• Checkpoint CCSA or CCSE with experience managing Check Point Gateways and Provider1 on Secure Platform in a distributed environment with good experience in Checkpoint R75 or above .
• F5 Big IP administration experience.
• Troubleshooting, problem-solving and analytical abilities including packet capture analysis.
• Related experience in a large enterprise environment.
• Strong in-depth technical knowledge in security engineering, computer and network security, strong authentication and security protocols.
• Knowledge of network routing and security protocols and implementations: TCP/IP, SSL, IPSEC VPN, SSL VPN, VLANs and BGP.
• Ability to deal with changing priorities and multi-task several projects.
• Experience in building network management tools and creating detailed documentation.
• Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
• Customer service orientation.
• In this position the highest level of integrity and professionalism is expected.

Why our client?
To be part of a continuing success story! This is an opportunity with an established and growing company, at an exciting stage with great long-term potential.
An excellent opportunity to make a mark, you will be working with a high quality team.
Backing from a financially stable company with clearly defined plans for growth built around a stable management team.
Good remuneration package.

Interested and want to find out more?
Please contact Martin Hamilton of Standley Associates for a confidential conversation on 0049-1717427603 or via email under mah@standleyassociates.com

We look forward to hearing from you.