Microsoft Corporation Cybersecurity Infrastructure Delivery Consultant in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Do you have a passion for helping Microsoft’s clients defend themselves against targeted exploitation? Are you interested in being intimately involved in the latest, cutting edge developments in the security industry and having a direct impact on the security of all Microsoft customers? Do you want to be on the front lines of helping our customers go toe-to-toe against advanced adversaries? Are you interested in a fast paced job full of new opportunities? If so, you might be a candidate for the Microsoft Global Detection and Response Team. The team is looking for a strong, experienced Windows Infrastructure (deployment) consultant/engineer to join our client-facing response team.


Ideal candidates possess some of the following skills:

  • Active Directory subject matter expert, to encompass migration, management, security and deployment.

  • Experience deploying advanced Windows client security technologies such as LAPS, OOADS/ADSA and other Windows security features.

  • Advanced and proven ability in deployment with software deployment.

  • Proven and advanced scripting experience with PowerShell.

  • Working knowledge of Azure cloud services

  • Strong familiarity with Office365 migration and management.

  • Advanced understanding of Windows authentication mechanisms and supporting technologies such as ADFS.

  • Deep infrastructure knowledge including troubleshooting, design and implementation experience across the Microsoft Server stack.

  • Understanding of Windows internals.

  • Experience with databases and SQL a plus.

  • Ability to work independently and perform rapid solution engineering and architecture under time constrained conditions with limited support.

  • Proven ability to excel in a collaborative team environment.

  • Experience generating written reports documenting customer’s environment and engagement findings.

  • US security clearance required

  • If you are looking for a role that will allow you to use your knowledge and passion to strengthen the security posture of customers, you will have a bright future within our Cybersecurity Detection and Response Team.The successful candidate will ideally possess a BS Computer Science / Engineering or comparable experience in a related discipline with 5-7+ years of relevant work experience.Travel is an integral part of this position as are high levels of recognition and visibility. Short notice travel with priority in the following order: EMEA, Asia Pacific and the Americas will likely be as 50% or higher as is demanded by the needs of our customers and our business. Position location is flexible.Optional knowledge and experience with some of the following is a distinct advantage:Proven experience in helping enterprises manage vulnerabilities, measure security and ensure compliance.Demonstrate knowledge of identifying risk and articulating that risk clearly and subsequent strategies to mitigate that risk.


Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form at .

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