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Microsoft security architect

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Tom O'Reilly

  • Contact email:

    t.oreilly@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-02-26

Job Title: Microsoft Security Architect - Remote (UK Based)

Company Overview:

My client, a leading technology consultancy specializes in providing cutting-edge solutions to their clients, leveraging the latest advancements in technology to address their most pressing challenges. As a trusted partner, they are committed to delivering excellence and exceeding client expectations.

Position Overview:

This is a role for experienced Microsoft Security Architects to join a thriving and growing team with serious pipeline already in place. This role offers the opportunity to work remotely within the UK and collaborate with a diverse range of clients. As a Microsoft Security Architect, you will play a pivotal role in providing expert guidance and solutions in Microsoft security to clients, acting as a subject matter expert on both technical and consultative levels.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary Microsoft security Subject Matter Expert (SME) for clients, offering strategic guidance and expertise.

  • Design, implement, and manage Microsoft security solutions tailored to meet the unique requirements of each client.

  • Conduct comprehensive security assessments, identifying vulnerabilities and recommending remediation strategies.

  • Collaborate closely with clients to understand their security objectives and translate them into actionable plans.

  • Provide thought leadership and stay abreast of emerging trends and best practices in Microsoft security.

  • Act as a trusted advisor, building strong relationships with clients and providing ongoing support and guidance.

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience working in a Microsoft security-focused role, with a strong emphasis on architecture and design.

  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft security technologies, including but not limited to Azure Security Center, Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, Azure Sentinel, and Microsoft Information Protection.

  • Proven track record of delivering successful Microsoft security projects from conception to completion.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively convey complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.

  • Strong consulting background with experience advising clients on security strategy and best practices.

  • Relevant certifications such as Microsoft Certified: Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals, Microsoft Certified: Security Operations Analyst Associate, or equivalent certifications.

  • UK-based with the flexibility to work remotely.

Interviews are scheduled to take place next week so if this sounds like a good fit for you then please get in touch asap to discuss further on 0203 854 2230 or send your CV to t.oreilly@locke-mccloud.com

Locke & McCloud are the UK’s leading cyber security & information security staffing company – through having a sole focus on the cyber & information security space we have been able to foster solid relationships with some of the UK’s most exciting cyber security consultancies & end-users. Our focus on the information security space allows us to be able to help you find the most exciting opportunities in the cyber security market.Please get in touch if you are on the lookout for your next cybersecurity or information security role!