1+ months

Federal - Linux Network Security Lead

Washington, DC 20044

Organization: Accenture
Federal Services

Location: Washington

Accenture Federal
Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with
offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every
cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture
Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients
at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great
outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into
breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works
across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients
solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So you can deliver what
matters most.

Count on us to help you
embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core.
A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience
serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our
7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart
of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian
to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

The Network Security Lead will be responsible for the following:

+ Serve as a technical resource within the security team to document, build, and deploy secure systems in the cloud and on-prem

+ Provide uptime and security enhancements to the AWS cloud Assist in developing, implementing and enforcing policies to enhance cloud security.

+ Lead efforts in configuring, monitoring, supporting and implementing best practices of various security products - IPS/FW/WAF etc. in the cloud and on-prem.

+ Lead efforts in hardening system components according to CIS and/or STIG benchmarks.

+ Serve as a technical resource in security team efforts to build and deploy various configurations in the cloud and on-prem.

+ Assist in developing, implementing and enforcing policies to enhance cloud security.

+ Providing uptime and security enhancements to the AWS cloud.

+ Assist vulnerability management team in analysis remediation efforts.

Basic Qualifications:

+ US citizenship is required

+ 4 years of experience with network security

2 years Web Application Security (Layer 7 Network Security)

2 years Linux administration

1+ years of experience with STIG and/or CIS Hardening Implementation (Server, Network Devices)

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Experience with AWS Cloud Security, Splunk Administrator or User Experience (w/ Enterprise Security), Barracuda WAF or Checkpoint NGFW Implementation/Admin, Vulnerability Management (Tooling, Scanning, Analysis, Remediation) and/or Ansible/Tower Automation Development

+ Bachelors Degree

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 U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require
now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is a federal
contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of
Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment

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: 2019-09-13 Expires: 2019-12-13

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