IT Network and Security Engineer
Playground Games are looking for a skilled IT Network and Security Engineer to join their experienced internal IT team.
As a part of the networking and security team you will be involved in designing, implementing, and maintaining critical networking and security systems.
Operating within a demanding and rapidly expanding environment you will use your experience and varied skillset to drive our technology forwards.
You should have:
• Excellent knowledge of networking infrastructure and protocols.
• Experience with firewalls and other security systems.
• Experience with networking and securing cloud-based systems.
• Exceptional communication and documentation skills.
• Commutable distance to Leamington Spa, UK.
• Experience with WAN accelerators.
• Experience with SDN or SASE deployments.
• Relevant network industry certification (CCNA, CCNP, ACE etc).
• A passion for the videogames industry.
• Educated to HND/degree level.
This is an opportunity to join a dynamic company working in an exciting industry. Furthermore, this role will give exposure to many cutting-edge technologies and is perfect for those looking to challenge themselves in multiple disciplines.
Winner of multiple ‘Best Places to Work’ awards, Playground Games is home of the award-winning Forza Horizon series, and the exciting development of a new entry to the legendary Fable franchise.
Playground Games are part of the Xbox Game Studios family and a subsidiary of Microsoft.