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Federal - Security Architect

Bethesda, MD 20814

We are:

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.


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:

+ Design, integrate and configure cyber security and networking monitoring tools

+ Identify system security requirements for external and internal facing web applications, Networks, Operating Systems and Cloud environment.

+ Ensure the secure design, architecture, installation, configuration, hardening, and remediation for software applications to protect organizations' sensitive information

+ Develop strategies to respond to and recover from a security breach

+ Advocate for technology insertion to improve current inefficiencies

Here's what you need:

+ Team lead experience.

+ Good communication skills.

+ Experience architecting and deploying Splunk solutions, onboarding data, deploying TAs, content analytics modification.

+ Firewall deployment and administration experience.

+ Security solution architecture experience. Ideally, this should involve endpoint solutions such as EDR, HIPS, AV deployments.

+ Cloud security understanding.

+ Experience in securing IT/OT environments.

Bonus points if you have:

+ Bachelors Degree

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

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

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: 2021-01-06 Expires: 2021-02-05

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