1+ months

Cloud / Azure Security Consultant - Location Negotiable

Overland Park, KS 66210


Join 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


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 2 years hands on 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


+ Must be
able to travel 80% - Monday Thursday post Covid


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


+ Minimum 1 year of Programming of one or
more of the following, C# w/ .NET & .NET Core, Python Java C
SQL PHP Frontend languages & APIs Bash


+ Bachelor's
Degree or Equivalent Work Experience





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 and experience
with cloud logging, monitoring, analytics or big data.


+ Certifications in AWS


+ 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.





Equal Employment Opportunity Statement





Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that
no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as
age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or
sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive
and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.





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protected by federal, state, or local law.





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opportunities to our service men and women.





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Affirmative Action Policy Statement





Requesting An Accommodation





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opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including
reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require
accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be
asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations
made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or
continued accommodations once hired.





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Other Employment Statements





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





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





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discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about,
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applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation
information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job
functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to
individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information,
unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b)
in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including
an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's
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Posted: 2020-10-23 Expires: 2020-12-23

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