1+ months

Federal- Security Engineer

Annapolis Junction, MD 20701

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

We are:

Accenture Federal Services, combining innovation with the latest technology to help our government operate at their full potential. We understand our clients existing processes and propose a specific Security Engineering offering that ensures they are protected from cyber threats in both on-prem and cloud environments. The industry is constantly evolving, and were committed to keeping up. Weve got the technology, experience and insights to boost national security and build citizen trust. Get your head in the secure cloud. Arrive first with Accenture Federal Services.

You are:

An innovator and problem-solver. Youre an expert when it comes to protecting on-prem and cloud-based systems. And you can configure and deploy any security tool that comes across your desk. While staying on your toes, you think outside the box. You know security solutioning requires trusted software, continuous monitoring and properly configured security appliances.

The work:

+ Design, implement, and maintain technologies in the AWS environment

+ Identify and solve application or integration issues

+ Ensure solution resilience and quality

+ Keep track of changes in a virtual lab environment

+ Develop and maintain designs, deployment plans, and installation guides

Here's what you need:

+ BS/BA degree in information systems, computer science or related field or 10 years of IT Work Experience

+ 2-3 years hands on experience deploying security infrastructure components, e.g. firewalls, IDS/IPS, configuring those components (firewall rules, firewall port configs), Overall understanding of networking in general

+ Experience with Palo Alto and/or F5 Big IP Appliance technologies

+ Experience managing, securing and troubleshooting network devices from a command line

+ Experience troubleshooting and resolving client-server issues in a TCP/IP network environment

Bonus points if:

+ Youve got a security+ certification

+ You have 2-3 years of experience implementing, operating, maintaining, supporting and troubleshooting one or more of the following security technologies that gather information on installed software and configuration settings/security hardening:

+ File Integrity Monitoring/Tripwire

+ Database Monitoring

+ API Gateway/SSL Management - F5 Big IP Appliance

+ Palo Alto

+ Log Management

+ Youve got experience w/ HBSS or ACAS agent deployment

+ You have AWS Experience

+ You're able to create CloudFormation scripts using JSON/YML.

Important information

This role requires US Citizenship with no dual US citizenship accepted

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

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

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.

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.


Posted: 2019-04-19 Expires: 2019-09-20

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