Office 365 Security Engineer - Toronto

  • Location

    Toronto, Canada

  • Sector:

    IT Support & Tech

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  • Contact:

    Archana Namasivayam

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Title: Office 365 Security Engineer

Location: Toronto, ON

Duration: 6 months contract


  • Deliver subject matter expertise of Office 365 with emphasis in security, architectural design, migration, management and support of implementations.
  • Provide overall Office 365 security expertise including strong knowledge of Azure Active Directory, Azure Information Protection, Information Rights Management, single sign-on and multi-factor authentication and related technologies (including Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security).
  • Deploy Office 365 security features including Exchange Online Protection, DKIM, SPF, and DMARC
  • Deploys Active Directory Synchronization, modern authentication, Office Advanced Threat Protection, ADFS, two factor authentications, DLP policies, etc.
  • Demonstrate consultative capabilities by providing value added information to clients for connecting technology, security and the business value of Office 365.
  • Drive Office 365 security adoption and lead technical effort to enable Azure Information Protection.
  • Lead and participate in ongoing Office 365 security and strategy discussions.
  • Stay current of all things Office 365, including changes & updates, roadmap & releases, and third-party solutions.
  • Document system configurations, standards and procedures.
  • Collaborate with the O365 team in ensuring the secure advancement of company-wide projects by creating secure solutions and meeting security requirements.


Qualification and Experience:

  • Expert in Microsoft Active Directory and associated technologies (Group Policy, Kerberos, DNS, DHCP)
  • Bachelor’s in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related degree
  • Strong knowledge and experience in the below areas:
  • Exchange Online, Exchange 2013/2016
  • SharePoint Online, SharePoint 2010
  • Intune (Conditional Access \ MDM \ MAM)
  • Clients (Outlook, Outlook for Mac, IMAP, POP3, Mobile Devices)
  • OneDrive for Business
  • Office 365 tenant
  • Permissions (Tenant \ Security & Compliance Center \ Exchange Online)
  • PowerShell scripting skills desired
  • Data Loss Prevention, Archiving, eDiscovery and Compliance is a plus
  • Quick thinker, experienced in unconventional problem solving
  • Excellent understanding of business complexity and project inter dependencies
  • Excellent communication, verbal, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with a focus on listening and questioning skills
  • Good time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • 2 years of proven experience with Office 365 security features