Senior Security Engineer

Job Category: IT/Software Development Professional Services
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: New Cairo


GBG is seeking an experienced Senior Security Engineer to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will play a critical role in identifying, evaluating, and managing existing and emerging security risks. If you have a passion for developing security protocols and implementing strategic security solutions, this position offers the perfect opportunity to thrive and grow your career.

Job Description

  • Implement cloud security controls utilizing Microsoft XDR platform
  • Perform Cloud and Active Directory Security Assessments and Hardening
  • Act as a trusted advisor to the customers providing recommendations and best practices to increase their security assessments
  • Responding to security incidents and escalations.
  • Ensure the environment security posture aligns to documented security procedures, guidelines, training material and best practices or architectural principles.
  • Maintain current knowledge of security trends, technologies, and best practices

Role Requirements

  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Strong understanding and experience with EntraID and Microsoft Defender Suite (Microsoft XDR)
  • Experience in DLP and Microsoft Purview
  • Strong understanding of SIEM/SOAR, Microsoft Sentinel
  • Experience in Security Benchmarks, security baselines and security frameworks, including: CIS benchmarks, Microsoft Security Baselines, CIS security Controls and MITRE att&ck framework
  • Experience in using scripting languages such as PowerShell
  • Experience in Active Directory security assessments and hardening
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Previous experience working in consultation or MSSP is a plus
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision, prioritize tasks and work with multple projects/tasks simultaneously.
  • a passion for continuous learning and self-development and a can-do attitude.


University degree, ideally in the fields of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, Information Technology, Electronics and Communications Engineering

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