1+ months

Cloud AWS / Azure Security Manager - Location Negotiable

Trenton, NJ 08629

Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the
world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the
way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled
opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering
innovative work part of your extraordinary career. People in our Client & Market
career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to
increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required
promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales. Security professionals apply deep
security skills to design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications,
data, assets and people for Accenture and our clients.

Job Description

Security and
Risk professionals develop
and deliver solutions that protect enterprise systems, applications and data by
establishing policies, practices and tools that prevent unauthorized access,
use, disclosure, modification or disruption.
A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following
responsibilities: Identifies, assesses
and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility, where
analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable
factors. Closely follows the
strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term
goals. Interacts with senior
management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they
may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach. Has some latitude in
decision-making. Acts independently to
determine methods and procedures on new assignments. Decisions have a major day to day impact on
area of responsibility. Manages large - medium sized teams and/or
work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within

We are currently looking for managers for our Security
practice with extensive experience in cloud security strategy, architecture,
implementation and operations for our client projects.

Support the delivery of Accenture's security offerings
related to cloud security, including security governance (security policies and
procedures), security strategy (security planning), risk (risk assessments and
management), cloud data protection (classification, encryption, tokenization),
cloud-based identity and access management, technology/provider-specific cloud
architecture (AWS, Azure, Softlayer, VMware) and monitoring/analytics for and
in the cloud

Ability to interpret relevance of security controls to
relevant compliance with legal, best-practice, and regulatory requirements for
cloud environments

Developing and presenting at industry conferences as an
expert in the Cloud Security field

Lead the growth, development and support junior cloud
security resources

Understand engagements, business drivers and security
enablement opportunities as it relates to our client's business

Demonstrate ability to lead and manage business
development / proposal efforts

Business development responsibilities around cloud
security including origination, capture and relationship development

Ability to translate technical cloud security requirements
into business terms for executive stakeholders

Conduct cloud security strategy, readiness and discovery
assessments; be familiar with cloud security frameworks, compliance
requirements and security operations

Deliver services that meet Accenture Project quality

Ability to take initiative to communicate, interact, and
collaborate with others to ensure that all aspects of a task are addressed

Basic Qualifications

Minimum 3 years experience working SecaaS, Cloud Security or Third Party / Cloud Security Assessments and/or AWS or Azure including but not limited to the following: server, application and network security hardening experience (e.g., design, recommend and implement security hardening technical controls)

Minimum of 4 years managing projects using a standardized set of project management principles

Minimum of 5 years of technical writing and report generation

Minimum of 3 years of managing teams of 3 or more resources

Minimum 2 Years Enterprise IT security risk assessments and related frameworks (e.g., ISO 27000 series, NIST 800 Series, COBIT, IT General Controls, etc.)

Minimum 2 Years Conceptual knowledge of the following regulations: PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley, HIPAA, GLBA, FISMA

Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Work Experience

Travel 80-100%

Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites Monday through Thursday is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.

Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience working SecaaS, Cloud Security or Third Party / Cloud Security Assessments

Industry recognized certification in security (e.g., CISSP, CCSK,CISA, CISM, CEH, etc.)

Experience in IT Security Testing (e.g., penetration testing, web application security assessments, vulnerability assessments and technical security assessments

Experience in Identity and Access Management

Experience in Infrastructure Security (virtualized environments a plus)

Experience with Cloud Security vendors in the IAM, Data Protection, Monitoring and IaaS provider specific space

Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems

Experience with application development

Professional Skill Requirements

Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Desire to work in an information systems environment
Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent leadership and management skills

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Posted: 2020-12-07 Expires: 2021-02-19

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