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Onboarding Engineer

  • Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
€3,200 - €5,000 per monthBlue Team

Job description

As an Onboarding Engineer, you become part of the Service Delivery Team of Northwave's Security Operations Center (SOC), where you will play an essential role in connecting our new customers to our security operations center.

The role

You will enable the smooth onboarding of our new customers into the security operations center, taking on the responsibility for the technical implementation and ensure that implementations at existing customers remain up-to-date.

Project work and customer contact are an important part of the role, where you will come into contact with different types of companies.

Implementations are carried out on a project basis under the leadership of a project manager. You will carry out the related technical activities independently, in close cooperation with the customer.

As Onboarding Engineer, you connect log sources, analyze the resulting logging and create detection rules, in consultation with other teams within Northwave's Security Operations Center. Because you have a broad knowledge base, you can advise your customers well on the implementation and configuration of the various security products.

Northwave uses products from various suppliers, including the products from the Microsoft Defender suite: Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, Microsoft Defender for Office and Microsoft Sentinel. In addition, we open up various applications and products at customers based on their log sources.

The team

You will become part of the Service Delivery Team, which is part of Northwave's Blue Team.

This good-spirited team consists of two project managers and ten engineers with a pleasant dynamic, where everyone is supportive of each other. The team consists of various nationalities and the working language is English.

You enjoy

  • Being in direct contact with the customer
  • Supervising implementation projects
  • Enjoying completed projects

What you can expect of us: 

  • Lease Car
  • Macbook, iPhone
  • Salary between €3200 - €5000 per month, based on experience (40 hours a week)
  • 25 vacation days
  • Good retirement arrangement
  • Company wide courses and individual training opportunities to further develop yourself
  • 250 passionated colleagues to work with and learn from
  • Fun company events and parties, check our working at page here for an overview

Job requirements

  • You have several years of work experience in IT, the IT security domain or a comparable field.
  • You are technically proficient: you understand the basics of networks, can read Python code and have knowledge of the Microsoft Defender suite and Linux.
  • You are proactive and take the technical lead during implementations
  • You are flexible: you seamlessly adapt your working method within the set framework to the needs of the customer
  • You are fluent in Dutch and speak good English


What is important to you in your next step? We would like to talk to you. Apply directly or contact our recruiter Bastiaan first.

+31 6 45 880 490

  • Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
€3,200 - €5,000 per month
Blue Team


  • Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
€3,200 - €5,000 per month
Blue Team