Our client, a world-leading food manufacturer, is looking for a Senior Network & Security Engineer to join their IT team on a permanent basis. Unique opportunityThis is a unique and exciting opportunity for someone with strong technical network experience, who would ultimately like to pursue a more Cyber Security aligned career path. The role reports directly through to the Head of IT and you will be part of a highly supportive team. About The RoleThis role consists of two phases. Phase 1 will consist of two major Network projects which you will lead and own over the next 6-7 months:WAN migration projectTelephony migration projectDuring this phase, roughly 70-80% of your time will be hands-on, managing those network projects. Upon their completion, phase 2 of your role will begin and your responsibilities will shift to a Cyber Security focus. You will be responsible for leading, delivering and uplifting security across the business with responsibilities including:Performing regular audits of the company’s security capabilitiesProviding education to internal stakeholdersLiaising with 3rd party vendors to ensure security complianceDelivering security related projectsIn addition to this clear and defined security career pathway, there is also the potential for team leadership.Essential Requirements5+ Years of experience supporting IT Networking and Security InfrastructureAdvanced knowledge of HP Aruba and CiscoExcellent organisational and communication skillsStrong technical/problem solving and analytical skillsBenefitsCompetitive salary packageGym accessHybrid/flexible working arrangementThis is an incredible opportunity to kick start a career in Cyber Security, while working in an engaging environment and reporting to a highly supportive manager. If you would like to learn more about the role, please follow the links to apply or get in touch!At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.