Detection Engineer

Detection Engineer


Detection Engineer *Contract Role*

  • 6-12 month contract
  • EUR 300-450/day
  • Hybrid role (Occasional travel to Netherlands)

I am currently looking for an experienced Detection Engineer to join a large IT organisation based in the Netherlands.
You will be involved in the Detect stream of the cyber programme, involved in building detection use cases. Activities that you will be part of include transforming data into informative security alerts, and analysing threat actor’s techniques to develop resilience detection content.
You will be participating in purple teaming exercises and improving existing detection.
Essential skills:

  • 2 years experience in creating threat detection use cases/models.
  • Strong understanding of threat actors TTP’s and how to defend against these.
  • Experience in working with Microsoft security products (Sentinel etc)
  • 2 years programming experience in Python, REST API.
  • Strong skills in query languages like SPL AND KQL.


  • Security certifications i.e. OSCP, GPEN, GCFA, GMON, GCDA
  • Dutch speaking

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled Detection Engineer to continue to use and grow their skills in a collaborative environment. 

LT Harper is an equal opportunities employer, and we are firm believers that everyone has the right to feel valued and safe in their place of work. Therefore, we welcome the unique contributions that everyone can bring. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment irrespective of race, religion, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age and disability, or any other legally protected status.

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