6 days old
2018-06-122018-07-18

Cloud Security Consultant - Location Negotiable

Irving, TX
Title: Cloud Security Consultant - Location Negotiable
Location: USA-Southwest
Other Locations: USA-Midwest, USA-West, USA-Southwest
Job Number: 00596661

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 DefenseCloud** 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 **directsupervisor** . 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.




Qualifications:


**BasicQualifications**




+ Minimum of 1 year experience workingwith Amazon Web Services (AWS) and/or Microsoft Azure Services Architecture orSecurity

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

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

+ Minimum of 2 years of technical writingand report generation

+ Minimum of 1 years of managing teams of2 or more resources

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

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

+ Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience including AWS or Azure





**PreferredQualifications**




+ Experience with cloud data protection (gateway or aaS) forIaaS, PaaS or SaaS.Experience with cloud based identity andaccess management (hosted or aaS) for IaaS, PaaS or SaaS.

+ Experience with cloud based FirewallExperience with cloud logging,monitoring, analytics or big data.

+ Experience working SecaaS, Cloud Security or Third Party /Cloud Security AssessmentsExperience with Cloud Security vendors in the IAM, Data Protection, Monitoringand IaaS provider specific spaceIndustry recognized certification in security (e.g., CISSP, CCSK,CISA, CISM,CEH, etc.)Experience in Identity and Access ManagementExperience in Infrastructure Security Experience with Linux and Windows operating systemsExperience 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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