Network Security Engineer MS Azure - EU Institution Luxembourg

Are you looking for a challenging opportunity and want to take advantage of a great job to give new inpulse to your career? This offer is for you. In order to support one of our clients, a large and famous European Public Institution in Luxembourg, we are looking for an IT Network Security Engineer MS Azure.


EKXEL IT Services, is a European leader in IT engineering, high-tech consulting and IT services. We offer a unique blend of expertise and support major European groups with international vocation to implement and succeed in their project to transform and modernize their information systems.


Job Description:

  • Advise the internal IT Security team on security best practices in regard to M365 and MS Azure security architecture, configuration and operations,
  • Analyse reports related to various security services such as web filtering, SOC activities, security incidents, vulnerability management, vulnerability remediation, patching, penetration testing, etc.,
  • Contribute towards draft assessments of the maturity of various processes covered by standards such as NIST CSF,
  • Provide documentation in support of internal or external audits,
  • Assist in preparing quarterly KPI reports,
  • Review the -related documentation such as policies, processes, or procedures,
  • Follow-up on deliverables with internal and external parties,
  • Develop MS Office material to support the creation or the improvement of various security requirements, plans and test cases,
  • Perform market analysis of different security solutions and concepts,
  • Support in successful achievement of daily tasks (BAU), such as incident management, user request management (new software security assessment, spam/phishing analyses), and ensure BAU tasks are performed in a timely and accurate manner, and with high quality,
  • Provide a general quality assurance (QA) function and point of challenge on the quality of documents.
  • Monitor various security sources to identify and assess any new or emerging threats and risks for the client regarding its IT-system, its processes, and its staff,
  • Prepare draft assessments for data location framework (DLF) reviews,
  • Assist on the internal controls framework (ICF) review exercise review documentation and working files to support the yearly ICF process and ensure ICF documentation is up to date.
  • Review the documentation to ensure clarity, consistency and alignment with the best security practices and propose improvements as applicable,
  • Assist on the business continuity or disaster recovery assignments, and participation in cybersecurity exercise preparations,
  • Support on other tasks, if necessary, such as organizing meetings, drafting agendas, preparing minutes, or advising on security topics

Skills and requirements

  • Master's degree in a relevant field is required (Computer Science, IT Security),
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in IT Security, Enterprise/IT architecture and infrastructure, outsourced service providers and cloud services, or Information Security
  • Solid understanding of the current IT security threat landscape and countermeasures,
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with MS 365 security administration
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with MS Azure management and hardening
  • Extensive knowledge of contemporary IT security concepts, solutions and tools,
  • Experience in data protection and data privacy considerations in implementing various IT or IT security solutions,
  • Extensive knowledge of threat and vulnerability management, detection, and/or threat intelligence technologies and services,
  • Project management experience for IT security projects,
  • Experience in conducting failover tests of data centres,
  • Experience in evaluating IT security controls of various candidate providers,
  • Experience in internal control framework documentation reviews and attestations,
  • Experience in conducting cyber exercise simulations or updating cyber incident response plans, Ability to independently undertake assigned tasks or manage smaller projects with minimal intervention from supervisor,
  • Service Delivery Management experience (vendor management, reporting, relationship management, etc.),
  • Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken, is required

Our offer:

A particularly attractive salary package, with many additional benefits, to attract the best of you. A professional and stimulating work environment in the field of telecommunications. Multiple career opportunities within a changing group, advanced training in new technologies, rich and recognized expertise. Your application will be treated with confidentiality. We would be very happy to organize a first appointment to talk to you about this opportunity and consider your next career development. Send us your CV to or even better use our online form