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Take your career to the next level, by joining our passionate Security team and work on challenging projects that have immediate business impact. 


Do you want to make a difference in the world? 

Join a company that can take you anywhere 

With over 15,000 security specialists, Accenture Security is the only company in the world that has the global presence, commitment to innovation, unmatched industry know-how, and the business strategy acumen to tackle the world's most prevalent security challenges. Leveraging global resources and next-gen technologies, we create integrated, practical solutions that are tailored to each client's specific business goals and industry. 


Accenture Security 

At Accenture Security we help clients address their industry-specific security vulnerabilities end-to-end, e.g. from mining raw minerals to autonomous electric vehicles, and everything in between. By exposing risks, you’ll not only counsel the C-suite on holistic solutions, you’ll fundamentally strengthen their business and truly transform how organisations work. You’ll deploy the most advanced, under-the-radar innovations. From collaborating with our global Cyber Labs to using advanced AI analytics, you’ll pioneer new frontline risk detection and defence strategies as part of the world’s #1 technology services company. 

Job Description 

We have innovative threat modelling capabilities that are revolutionising the way our clients understand cyber threats, how they impact their most critical business applications, and how to architect security controls to be more cyber resilient. 

As a Threat Modelling Lead, you will be an emerging leader, creating, nurturing and executing a shared vision of better security architecture and engineering for our clients. You will help lead, manage and grow the team to perform threat modelling services in collaboration with our global and local teams and deliver high value cyber security insights to our clients. 

You will be part of a highly motivated team that focuses on analysing, researching, developing, and delivering security advisory services in alignment to best practices that help our customers improve their threat and risk posture, reduce adversary landscape, and strengthen their business resilience and operations. Your threat modelling engagements will add significant value to the world’s biggest technology transformations and give you exposure to the breadth of our Accenture teams and our clients. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Lead the ongoing development and innovation of the threat modelling capability across Australia and New Zealand, growing a high-value, successful business. 

  • Develop and maintain an expert knowledge of the cyber threat landscape and how those threats could impact your clients. 

  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of security architecture processes, patterns and trends; designing innovative cyber defence controls to help your clients manage their risk. 

  • Foster positive stakeholder relationships and work in collaboration with our global and local teams to understand a client’s challenges and help design and deliver innovative security solutions. 

  • Develop commercial proposals and statements of work to engage with your clients. 

  • Lead and coordinate the successful delivery of threat modelling engagements for your clients. 

  • Leverage skills, experience and subject matter expertise to serve clients in a consultative role as well as in a technical capacity 

  • Lead pilots and proof-of-concept engagements to help clients create innovative security solutions through the use of new and emerging technologies 

  • Mentor, coach, supervise and develop team members 

  • Facilitate knowledge transfer and learning opportunities for team members to enhance their skills and experience 

  • Support efforts to identify, interview and hire talented professionals into the Secure Application Development domain 

Beneficial Experience: 

  • Have lead project delivery teams 

  • Have conducted or delivered threat modelling 

  • Obtained relevant security industry certifications such as CTMP, CISSP, GCIA, CISA, CISM  

  • Familiar with security standards and frameworks such as ISO27000 Series, NIST CSF, and ASD ISM 

  • An active AGSVA clearance or willingness to obtain and retain an Australian Government security clearance 

  • Experience in incident response and analysis in a security operation centre environment 

  • Cyber threat intelligence experience 


  • 3-5+ years of experience in leading teams and delivering projects 

  • Demonstrated interest in security, security architecture and cyber threats. 

  • Strong organisational, critical thinking and security analytical skills; ability to identify threats, security gaps in applications and provide recommendations and effective mitigation strategies 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to engage and maintain collaborative relationship with clients, executives, and team members effectively 

  • Be proactive in supporting team members and the greater security teams to navigate through challenges to issue resolution. 

At Accenture, our philosophy is anchored in recognising that our people are multi-dimensional. We take an intersectional human approach to create a work environment where all people feel like they can bring their authentic selves to work, every day.

We believe that equality drives innovation. Our commitment to accelerating equality starts at the top with our board and CEO and extends across every part of the company. This comes to life when our people own the equality agenda, making it part of their jobs – every decision, every day – and feel free to speak up and to act.

We do not tolerate discrimination because of differences, such as age, ability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, religion, or sexual orientation. We want a workplace that is inclusive and diverse to that end we are setting bold goals and taking comprehensive action. To achieve these goals, we collect information that allows us to track the effectiveness of our Inclusion and Diversity programs.

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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