Cloud Security Engineer


  Security - Cloud Security


Job: Cloud Security Engineer
Duration: 12 months
Location: Dublin (Hybrid)
Day Rate: Competitive

Our client are hiring a skilled Cloud Security Engineer who has extensive experience across the Microsoft Security suite. This is an initial 12 month day rate contract with a high chance of extension. This customer of Alldus are completing some exciting projects which will guarantee to add value to a Cloud Security Engineer who is looking to further their specialism in Azure & MS Security tools.


  • Triaging events from a wide range of sources, including reports from employees, IT Service Desk, security systems and threat intelligence data.

  • Manage, analyse, and respond to detected events, escalating issues where appropriate.

  • Review logs and alerts to monitor system security events and provide input to develop use cases to improve the operation of security services.

  • Support the integration and handover of new security services within the monitoring and detection capability.

  • Assess, monitor, analyse, and mitigate risks on new and existing IT solutions.

  • Identify vulnerabilities and investigate security incidents to determine root causes.

  • Contribute to the automation and improvement of security processes and technologies.

  • Acting as a subject matter expert, provide consultations and advice to technical and non-technical stakeholders.

  • Contribute to developing and communicating information security policies for their organisation, ensuring ongoing compliance and adherence.


  • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in information security management activities.

  • Microsoft Security Operations Analyst certification is preferred.

  • Experience with Microsoft Security Suite of products essential – Azure, Sentinel, Defender etc.

  • Experience with Microsoft 365 and Azure – Entra ID, Conditional Access, Enterprise Apps, App Registrations, Identity Protection, Privileged Identity Management, Identity Governance, Azure Infrastructure, Entra Connect, Intune, Secure Score, Exposure Management, Exchange Online Protection, Purview

  • Familiarity with firewalls, SIEM, EDR, IDS/IPS concepts, email Security products, Vulnerability management and relevant industry standards (e.g., ISO27001, CIS, NIST).

  • Other security certification such as CISSP, CompTIA Network+/Security+ etc. is advantageous.

Please share an updated CV to learn more about this vacancy. Sponsorship is not provided for this vacancy so all applicants must be based in Ireland with the correct right to work and operate a ltd or umbrella company.