1+ months

Cloud / Azure Security Consultant - Location Negotiable

Florham Park, NJ 07932


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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


Cyber Defense
Cloud 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: Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible
alternative solutions to moderately complex problems. Understands the strategic direction
set by senior management as it relates to team goals. Uses considerable judgment to
determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems. Primary upward interaction is with direct
supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client
and/or within Accenture. Determines methods and procedures on new
assignments with guidance.
Decisions often impact the team in which they reside. Manages
small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a
client or within Accenture.


We are currently
looking for consultants for our Security practice with experience in cloud
security strategy, architecture, implementation and operations for client
projects.
Key
Responsibilities:


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 map
security controls to compliance requirements for cloud environments


Demonstrate
ability to contribute content to business development / proposal efforts


Business
development responsibilities around cloud security including requirements
analysis, content development, Accenture services and leading practices
alignment


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


Ability to
quickly ramp up on new cloud security technologies and translate traditional
and other cloud-related experience.





Basic
Qualifications



+ Minimum of 1 year experience working
with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and/or Microsoft Azure Services Architecture or
Security


+ Minimum of 2 years of server,
application and network security hardening experience (e.g., design, recommend and implement security hardening
technical controls)


+ Minimum of 1 year managing projects
using a standardized set of project management principles


+ Minimum of 2 years of technical writing
and report generation


+ Minimum of 1 years of managing teams of
2 or more resources


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


+ Minimum 1 year of Conceptual knowledge
of the following regulations: PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley, HIPAA, GLBA, FISMA


+ Bachelor's Degree





Preferred
Qualifications



+ Experience with cloud data protection (gateway or aaS) for
IaaS, PaaS or SaaS.

Experience with cloud based identity and
access management (hosted or aaS) for IaaS, PaaS or SaaS.


+ Experience with cloud based Firewall

Experience with cloud logging,
monitoring, analytics or big data.


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

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

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

Experience in Identity and Access Management

Experience in Infrastructure Security

Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems

Experience with application development


+ Experience with integrity monitoring systems


+ Experience with Openstack is a plus





Professional Skill Requirements


Proven success in
contributing to 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 leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal
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.





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.








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Posted: 2019-10-04 Expires: 2019-12-04

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