About Us

Steel Root is a cybersecurity services company that specializes in compliance. We’re looking for an experienced Office 365 / Azure engineer for ongoing project work. This is a 1099 contractor position. You can be based anywhere in the US but must be a US citizen for compliance purposes.

About You

As an extension of our team, you will serve as the subject matter expert for Microsoft Office 365, AzureAD, ADFS, EMS/Intune, OneDrive and related technologies.

Required Skillset

Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 and AzureAD including setup, maintenance, and best practices
Hands-on implementation of Office 365, AzureAD, Enterprise Mobility Suite (Intune, AIP), and related technologies
Work with other Steel Root teammates to develop work product and coordinate with client technical resources
Excellent technical documentation skills (design documents, assessment reports, internal documentation and similar)
PowerShell scripting capabilities

Relevant Technologies

Microsoft Office 365, including OME, DLP, e-Discovery, Security and Compliance Center
Microsoft Azure Active Directory / Active Directory
Microsoft Enterprise Mobility and Security (EMS), including Intune, AIP + RMS, MDM
Microsoft Identity and Access Management – Azure AD / SSO / IAM Platforms

Sample Projects

Setting up new O365 tenants and implementing security policies/configuration.
Deploying security/compliance features to existing tenants (OME, DLP, AIP/RMS, and basic security hardening)
Configuring Azure AD (hybrid and cloud-only deployments)
Deploying Group Policy to cloud-only AAD environment
Implement bring-your-own-key (BYOK) policy using Azure Key Vault
Setting up EMS/Intune and helping onboard clients
Small migrations (tenant to tenant or on-prem to cloud)
Evaluating existing tenants and suggesting improvements
Scoping out project work with new clients

Desired Skillset

We do a lot of work with federal and defense contractors, so experience deploying to GCC-High is a huge plus.
Experience with AIP/OME using a bring your own key (BYOK) architecture using Azure Key Vault
Other security/compliance experience is also highly desirable

How to Apply

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