Windows Security & Assurance Engineer

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  • Location:

    Northamptonshire, England

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £350.00 - £360.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Danielle Lang

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Windows Security and Assurance Engineer

Northampton - SC/ DV cleared - £350.00-360.00 per day

I am looking for a Windows engineer to join my clients IT team in support of platform assurance and security. The role will be responsible for assuring the underlying infrastructure and operating systems and providing support to our service desk upon escalation.

Direct responsibilities will include:

  • PKI and CA assurance

  • Active Directory, OS Lockdowns, Group Policies and ADFS

  • On-premises and O365/Azure in a hybrid environment

  • Proactive monitoring, logging and SIEM reporting (SCOM, Solarwinds LEM, etc.)

  • Antivirus, port control, HIPS, and Backup administration (Sophos, Becrypt, Arcserve)

The role is as a part of a dynamic team engaged in both project delivery and support. This is a flexible collaborative environment, where each engineer brings specialist skill to a hands-on team, and work together to deliver and support customer services and solutions.

As a part of the IT team, Microsoft Windows knowledge should be to at least MCSA level, and the role will support windows 10 and 2016 desktops and servers. Knowledge of VMware and Azure/Hyper-V would also be beneficial, as would MDM and mobile integration.

The role is predominantly based in Northamptonshire, but UK travel is expected and a full UK driving license is required.