Microsoft Endpoint Security Engineer

London, Greater London, England
Job Type:
Cloud & Infrastructure Cyber Security
Job reference:
6 days ago

Microsoft Defender / Endpoint Security Engineer - Work From Home 18 Months PAYEPAYE Contract c£80,000p/a + Benefits

Working on behalf of one of the largest Global corporations we are seeking a Microsoft Endpoint Security Engineer

Working on behalf of one of the largest Global corporations we are seeking a Microsoft Defender /Endpoint Security Engineer

These are 18 month contracts on a PAYE basis with a salary equivalent to circa£80,000 You will work with organisations who have deployed Windows Endpoint Security and guide them through the technical complexities. You will be 100% remote work from home so can live anywhere in the UK

Experience needed

  • A minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience with Endpoint Security, deploying, configuring and administering security solutions, ideally MDE/MDO/MCAS/MDI/M365 Defender in large organizations of more than 1,000 managed devices/users, covering the following areas
  • MDE - Microsoft Defender for Endpoints.
    • Enable the Microsoft Defender MDE service by deploying an ATP agent profile using an on-board endpoint.
  • Set Microsoft Defender MDE configuration profiles (including endpoint protection and device restriction).
  • Set Security Center settings to personalise how Microsoft Defender MDE addresses the customer needs.
  • Simulations and tutorials (like practice scenarios, fake malware, and automated investigations).
  • Reporting and threat analytics.
  • MDO - Microsoft Defender for Office (P1 and P2 configurations)
    • Safe Links.
    • Safe Attachments.
    • Anti-phishing policies.
    • Configuring automation, investigation, and response.
    • Using Attack Simulator.
    • Reporting and threat analytics
  • MCAS - Microsoft Cloud App Security
    • Configuring the portal
    • Setting up cloud discovery to provide shadow IT using: Microsoft Defender for Endpoints, Zscaler. Iboss
    • Iboss Creating app tags and categories.
    • Understanding incident correlation in the Microsoft 365 Defender portal.
  • MDI- Microsoft Defender for Identity
    • Connecting Defender for Identity to Active Directory.
    • Running the sizing tool for resource capacity planning.
    • Running the auditing tool to assess the compatibility of your domain controllers with the sensor.
    • Deploying the sensor to capture and parse network traffic and Windows events directly from your domain controllers,
    • Integrating Defender for Identity with Microsoft Cloud App Security (Cloud App Security)

Please apply now for immediate consideration

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