Security Consultant

  • Job Reference: 620218798-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Context Recruitment
  • Location: Alton, Hampshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus bonus and car allowance
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Security Consultant - Hampshire - Leading technical reseller

A market leading networking client of ours is seeking a Security Consultant to join their Presales and

Consulting Team on a permanent basis. This is a genuinely exciting opportunity for someone wanting

to progress their career and develop their technical skill set in a challenging yet rewarding role.

In this varied role, you will take on presales and installation consultancy depending on demand, the

team serves as an extension to both vendor and reseller technical teams. You will undertake a

variety of different tasks including presales meetings/Webex sessions as well as scoping and

installation consultancy for the clients' partners, you will work with specific vendor products and

become an expert in these technologies (Netskope). You will also be expected to support the sales team when

required and assist with any technical queries.

Requirements:

- Previous experience working in industry with wide exposure to a variety of different

technologies, including networking and/or security (any experience working with Netskope would be beneficial)

- Previous experience in supporting clients with presales and consultancy activity

- Experience designing and implementing IT solutions would be highly favoured

- Possess exceptional communication skills with the ability to break down technical terms

- Experience working in a customer facing role is highly favoured

- Any certifications in networking/security related products would be highly beneficial

- UK driving license/willing to travel when required

Offering a competitive package; up to £50,000 PA (potentially negotiable for the right canidate) basic plus car allowance and a 10% company bonus. Further benefits include 24 days holiday (increasing year on year), your birthday off, certifications in their vendor products, numerous awards for achievements and many social and team building events.

Working from home agreement: This role would require you to be onsite for the initial training/induction period however there will then be flexibility to work from home (50%) permanently in the future.

Travel: You will need to be prepared to travel across the UK when required, there is also potential for international travel for conferences and consultancy engagements