Microsoft Security Specialist

Company name: Thorens Solutions – Headhunters
  • Activity area : Technologies

  • Salary : 100K-130K - Flexible based on experience

  • Job type : Permanent - Full time, 100% remote work, Hybrid work mode

  • City : Blainville

Company description

Well established for over 20 years and servicing over 50+ countries, our client specializes in providing global information security & data privacy solutions to its customers. A key strength of their company is building and delivering customized Managed Security Services (24/7 monitoring) to meet the security and privacy challenges of any business.

Job description

The Microsoft Sentinel Specialist will support the company's clients by designing and implementing Azure cloud security solutions.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Lead the delivery of our managed services based on Microsoft Sentinel to our customers.
  • Onboard Microsoft Sentinel customers into our multi-tenant MSSP environment.
  • Setup and support Microsoft Sentinel data connectors and integrations as directed by customers.
  • Connect the customer’s environment through Azure Lighthouse and Azure B2B for federated identity management.
  • Review and address gaps in the configuration of Microsoft Sentinel and Microsoft 365 Defender product suite.
  • Assist customers with improving their security posture through optimal use of Microsoft security products.
  • Design use cases for and create playbooks, workbooks, analytics rules and automation rules.
  • Automate response and remediation activities using SOAR and Azure Playbooks.
  • Continuously look for ways to improve service delivery and security detection capabilities.
  • Support and audit the work of the information security analyst working with Microsoft Sentinel.
  • Guide information security analysts while they perform remediation activities related to security events.
  • Create and maintain security incident response processes with customers for current and future security threats.
  • Perform proactive threat hunting using KQL queries against the data set of the customers.
  • Maintain and use Azure DevOps to manage and deploy our Microsoft Sentinel artifacts to our customers.
  • Build reports for our customers on service delivery performance, security assessments and security recommendations.
  • Review and update technical documents to maintain current and future monitoring solution.
  • Work with other employees and partners to grow the business and prepare for future customer needs.


  • Relevant experience with above responsibilities;
  • Relevant experience designing & implementing technology products;
  • Relevant experience in Managed Services and/or Consulting;
  • Relevant experience in Microsoft Security-related design, support, and delivery;
  • Strong experience in security incident response processes and overall working of a SOC;
  • Strong experience with Microsoft Sentinel and Microsoft Defender Suite;
  • Experience in leveraging KQL (Kusto query language) for searching logs, creating rules and threat hunting;
  • Experience with Power BI and Microsoft Azure reporting;
  • Experience with PowerShell scripting and management of Microsoft cloud solutions;
  • Knowledge of infrastructure solutions, especially in relation to Microsoft;
  • Knowledge of MITRE ATT&CK techniques, SOAR concepts and automation best practices
  • Knowledge of networking, including DNS, TCP/IP, VPN, Switches, Firewalls;
  • Excellent customer service, effective verbal, and written communication abilities;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Solution oriented;
  • Curious and always looking for ways to improve the status quo;
  • Ability to drive himself to results without being pushed and able to work in a team environment;
  • Ability to create and maintain excellent relationship with internal & external stakeholders;
  • Ability to prioritize activities based on customer value and business objectives;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment delivering services to multiple customers;
  • Ability to obtain and maintain vendor professional certifications as necessary to achieve goals;
  • CISSP certification (or equivalent) is a highly considered;
  • Azure cloud security certification AZ 900, AZ 500, SC-100, or SC-200 certifications are a plus.

Work conditions

  • Flexible salary between 100K-130k depending on experience;
  • Group insurance plan 100% paid by the company;
  • Professional environment;
  • Dynamic work setting in new and modern office;
  • Team spirit and dedication to service excellence;
  • Sense of belonging to a global, brand-name organization.
Note : The masculine is used to lighten the text without prejudice to the feminine form.

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