Defensive Security Engineer


Do you find Threat Hunting, Threat Intelligence, SIEM and EDR exciting, and do you want to be a deciding factor in IT Security in our internal as well as our customer’s environments? As IT Security Engineer you ensure operations can perform their security-related tasks based on guidelines you help define.

Areas of responsibility and technologies encountered

As Defensive Security Engineer you will be a part of Netcompany Operations and our dedicated security team consisting of skilled and committed colleagues. You will take part in defining how Denmark’s most ambitious IT company host solutions for critical Danish infrastructure and large international customers. You will encounter everything from identifying improvements to monitoring of servers and applications, optimising response, advising colleagues about alerts as well as adjusting security tools.

You will be a trusted advisor for Netcompany’s delivery and project teams regarding how to solve security-related tasks.

Your primary responsibilities involve:

  • Investigate patterns and implement alerts and visualisations in our SIEM to ensure detection of suspicious events
  • Respond to and follow up on alerts generated by our SIEM and EDR solutions, including adjusting these to ensure precision
  • Configure integrations between our SIEM and other systems and environments, including Cloud and containers
  • Configure and monitor our IDS/IPS solutions

About you

To succeed in the role, you:

  • Have experience with both Windows and Linux, and have worked with SIEM and EDR solutions in previous positions
  • Are passionate about IT Security and strive to deliver high quality
  • Understand security in networks, endpoints as well as architecturally
  • Keep yourself updated with the global threat landscape and can use this knowledge for mitigation and detection
  • You are fluent in English both written and orally

It is a requirement for the position that you can be approved for PET security clearance.

We will secure your development

We have years of experience with welcoming recently qualified colleges and have a setup that is geared to offer you professional and personal development based on your ambitions and wishes.

In Netcompany you will from the beginning be assigned an experienced mentor. Your mentor will always be at disposal with professional guidance, so you can influence your career.

When starting in Netcompany, you will be enrolled in Netcompany Academy, which is our internal educational programme. We believe continuous education throughout your career is key for development and learning. Netcompany Academy provides you with the possibility to enhance your knowledge regardless of your role in Netcompany. We guarantee that your personal and professional development is quicker with us than anywhere else in the market. Together with your team lead, you will have the opportunity to work with different tasks, technologies and in different roles such that you may influence your development and career in Netcompany.

No one prioritises the social aspect more than us

In Netcompany we have a unique relationship with each other. There is nowhere else in the IT market where the social atmosphere is prioritised more than at Netcompany. Our staff association, After Dark, arranges everything from legendary parties in unique venues, Friday bars, sports clubs, LAN parties, wakeboarding, and boardgame nights. The community and relationships we develop ensure we can delivery the best solutions, as we believe we work best when we know each other and have fun together.

Are you ready to take your career to the next level?

Upload your CV and a motivated application to our recruiting system via the link.

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In Netcompany we believe that a diverse and inclusive workplace is central to our success, which is why all qualified candidates are invited to apply regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion and belief, ethnic background, nationality, gender identity or culture. We are committed to live out a culture where we provide equal opportunities for all.

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