Security Engineer (Endpoint)

Posted 08 February 2024
Job type Contract
DisciplineSecurity + Cyber Security

Job description

We are looking for a talented and experienced Security Engineer to join our clients dynamic Cyber Security Program. The ideal candidate will have expertise in Windows Defender, M365 security suite, a solid understanding of the Essential 8 controls framework, and the ability to configure endpoints and servers to enhance the cyber security posture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilise your expertise in Windows Defender and M365 security suite to protect against malware, phishing, and other cyber threats.
  • Implement and maintain security controls based on the Essential 8 controls framework.
  • Configure and monitor endpoints and servers to identify and respond to security incidents.
  • Conduct security assessments and vulnerability scans to identify potential weaknesses.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the organisation's security policies and procedures are followed.
  • Stay updated on the latest cyber security threats and industry best practices to proactively address emerging risks.
  • Assist in incident response and provide guidance on remediation strategies.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Proven experience as a Cyber Security Analyst, with a focus on Windows Defender, M365 security suite, and endpoint/server configuration.
  • Strong understanding of the Essential 8 controls framework and its application in a corporate environment.

Note: 100% Remote work not available for the role, hybrid work environment.


To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Sonia Robertson on 08 74220613 or email: [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.