1+ months

Federal - Security Engineer (Endpoint - Microsoft Defender SME)

Washington, DC 20020


Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC





We are:



Accenture Federal Services brings together cyber and IT security to provide federal agencies with the most comprehensive, resilient security architecture possible. Our strategic approach is designed to leapfrog todays untenable status quo, helping clients take advantage of next generation technologies and approaches to realize more effective and sustainable security.



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 design customized and cutting-edge solutions. You know security solutioning requires knowledge of infrastructure, trusted applications, continuous monitoring proper implementation of security appliances and virtual machines. You understand who or what is connecting to the network and how to properly implement security frameworks such as Access Control and Zero Trust.








The work:





Microsoft EDR SME will be standing up a SOC for the client using Microsoft Security Stack. The first phase involves planning, designing and implementing the various Microsoft Security tools in the client's environment. Once the security stack is stood up, the project will transition to a Run Support phase. The Microsoft EDR SME will help design and build the security solution for the client.




Heres what you need:

+ 2+ years of security engineering experience with 1 or more of the following tools: Azure Defender, Microsoft EDR, Azure Sentinel, Azure Advanced Threat Analytics, ELK (Elastic), Qradar, Arcsight, Microsoft security stack.

+ 5+ years of Windows and/or Microsoft systems administration.

+ Scripting experience with one or more of the following languages:



+ Powershell, Bash, Shell, Python or any front end/backend code








Bonus points if you have:





























+ One or more related certification such as PCNSA, PCSA, CCNP, Security+, AWS Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Developer, Azure Fundamentals, Azure Administrator Associate, Azure DevOps Engineer, Splunk Core Consultant, Applicable Security Vendor certifications (Microsoft, Red Hat, McAfee, Tenable, Carbon Black, Palo Alto, Cylance, FireEye, CrowdStrike, etc.)


+ Experienced in the acquisition, design, sizing, deployment, installation, maintenance, operating and usage of the Government Enterprise networks


+ Familiarity with the NIST 800, FedRAMP, Risk Management Framework, Security Controls, and the Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA) operating standards and applicable guidelines



Important Eligibility Information:











+ United States Citizenship required (no dual citizenship)



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.





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Posted: 2020-11-27 Expires: 2021-02-12

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