30 days old

Federal - Sr. Cloud Security Engineer

Arlington, VA 22212

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

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:

As a Cloud Security Engineer, your main responsibility will be to build and maintain server infrastructure in Amazon Web Services. You will work closely with other members of the XDR team to solve problems, provide input to the system design process, and execute on design decisions.
This position is specifically seeking qualified candidates experienced with AWS, cloud-first design, infrastructure-as-code methodology, and security.
You will work with major technologies, frameworks, environments and methodologies including the following:

+ Amazon AWS (GovCloud)

+ Red Hat Enterprise Linux and CentOS

+ Salt

+ Terraform

+ Packer

+ Python 2 and 3

+ Version control systems (Git)

+ Virtualization platforms (VMWare)

Heres what you need:

+ 7 years of IT and/or Cyber experience

+ Bachelors Degree required OR 4 additional years of professional IT and/or Cyber experience in lieu of a Degree

+ Hands on cloud engineering experience with AWS and/or AZURE

+ Hands on system administration experience with either Unix, Linux or Window environments

+ Hands on SIEM engineering experience with one or more of the following tools: Azure Sentinel, Splunk, ELK (Elastic), Qradar, Arcsight or any similar SIEM tool.

Bonus points if:

+ Security signature generation methods and techniques

+ Event flows (i.e. Syslog)

+ IDS (i.e. Palo Alto, SourceFire, Snort, etc)

+ Security Information Event Management (SIEM)

+ Vulnerability assessment and scanning tools

+ Network analysis / sniffer tools

+ Experience working in an enterprise environment

+ Proficient in technical writing and communication

+ Python experience preferred

Important Information:

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: 2021-03-15 Expires: 2021-04-14

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