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Cloud Security Senior Analyst - Seattle

Seattle, WA 98194

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opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering
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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

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

ability to contribute content to business development / proposal efforts

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

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.


+ At least 2 of the following:

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

+ Minimum of 1 years of server,
application and network security hardening experience (e.g., design, recommend and implement security hardening
technical controls)

+ Minimum of years of technical writing and report

+ Minimum 1 year of 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


+ 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

Desire to work in an information systems environment

Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal

who are currently on assignment as part of the Global Careers program are not
eligible for consideration.

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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN
visa or any other non-immigrant status).

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

Accenture is a federal contractor and 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.

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


Posted: 2020-03-23 Expires: 2020-04-22

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