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Cloud AWS / Azure Security Manager - Location Negotiable

Irvine, CA 92604

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Accenture Security helps organizations
prepare, protect, detect, respond and recover along all points of the security
lifecycle. Cybersecurity challenges are different for every business in every
industry. Leveraging our global resources and advanced technologies, we create
integrated, turnkey solutions tailored to our clients needs across their
entire value chain. Whether were defending against known cyberattacks,
detecting and responding to the unknown, or running an entire security
operations center, we will help companies build cyber resilience to grow with
confidence. Our team of the security sectors brightest people use the coolest
tech to out-hack the hackers and help clients build resilience from within. We
blend risk strategy, digital identity, cyber defense, application security and
managed service solutions to rethink the entire security lifecycle.

We are currently looking for
professionals for our Cloud Security practice with extensive
experience in the following:

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

Demonstrate ability to lead and
manage business development / proposal efforts

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

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 specifications

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


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

Minimum of 3 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

Travel 80-100%


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

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

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

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.

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who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture
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Posted: 2020-11-20 Expires: 2020-12-20

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