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FY19 Fall CAMPUS RECRUITMENT - Security Analyst - Ottawa

Job Location: Ontario - Ottawa

Regional Description: Canada

Job Number: 00622715


- Job description

We are in the midst of a technology revolution that is disrupting and transforming businesses and entire industries around the world. Accenture is working with clients to apply innovation and intelligence at the heart of their organizations. Empowered with leading-edge technologies, continuous learning opportunities and a global community with deep industry expertise, you’ll grow your career while solving clients’ biggest challenges. 


Whatever your passion, Accenture offers a range of career opportunities in our strategy, consulting, digital, technology, security or operations businesses. 


Security Analyst, Ottawa

As a Security Analyst, you will infuse security into everything we do at Accenture; helping our clients grow confidently in a rapidly evolving threat landscape. You’ll nurture your skills through hands-on client experience across industries and our full spectrum of security services including, Strategy & Risk, Cyber Defense, Digital Identity, Application Security and Managed Security, positioning you for future specialization. You’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with the brightest minds in security, leverage our advanced research and use next-gen technology like AI, machine learning and predictive analytics to pioneer security solutions. 


With over 5,000 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. 


Your Role  

There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why people love it here! As a Security Analyst you may work within the following areas:     

  • Strategy & Risk helps Boards and the C-suite develop the strategies, governance and policies needed to manage security risks
  • Cyber Defense builds effective defenses against even the most advanced threats
  • Digital Identity group connects the right users and customers to the right data and systems for their access and needs  
  • Application Security embeds security into the enterprise and custom applications that support the business 
  • Managed Security will run a client’s key security processes, seamlessly as-a-Service 


Your Experience  

We are looking to build our diverse teams with individuals who are open, entrepreneurial and collaborative, and have a consistent track record of outstanding academic performance and high learning agility & a curiosity and passion for a career in Security.   


Basic Qualification: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree (with a graduation date between December 2019 and December 2020)   

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Preferred majors include: STEM Degree (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) or Information Security subjects 
  • Strong Critical Thinking, Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills   
  • Excellent Communication, Organization, and Interpersonal Skills 
  • Team-Oriented 
  • Ability to Multi-Task 
  • Willingness to travel  

How to Apply

You must complete an online application to be considered for an interview by the application deadline September 21st 2018, 10pm EST:

  • Visit and search for job number 00622715
  • In order for your application to be considered you must submit a copy of your resume, cover letter, and transcripts 
  • Please note that the application deadline varies depending on the analyst role and location you are interested in.

If you previously applied for a position at Accenture (e.g., internship), use the User ID and password you created at that time.  To save your application and come back to it at another time please complete the page you are working on, then save your application and return to it later. You will need your log-in user name and password to do this – make sure to note it for future reference. 
Please note that you must fill in all asterisk (*) fields

If you previously applied for a position at Accenture (e.g., internship), use the User ID and password you created at that time.  To save your application and come back to it at another time please complete the page you are working on, then save your application and return to it later. You will need your log-in user name and password to do this – make sure to note it for future reference. Please note that you must fill in all asterisk (*) fields to move to the next page. If you experience any technical difficulties, please use the Help function.  


Required fields 

1. Please indicate how you heard about our job opportunities.  

a. Source Type: University Recruiting   

b. Source: Career Center (do not select University Career Center) 

c. Personal Information: Enter all relevant information  

2. Employment Questionnaire page – Please make sure to answer all of the questions on this page. 

d. Job Specific Questions – Please answer all questions on this page. 

e. Work History & Education – Please complete this section with all of your work experience and education to date.  

     i.Please fill in the name of the company, the dates of employment, your responsibilities, your supervisor name, supervisor number, and “May we contact your supervisor” (must be answered with “Yes” or “Yes, After Offer”). 

    ii.Please complete the schools you have attended, the dates of attendance, education level, Overall GPA (not rounded), and percentage of degree already completed.    

3. Document Attachment – Please attach a resume and transcript to your application 

4. Review your entire application and upon verifying the information is accurate, click submit  


After submitting your application, you will receive system-generated acknowledgment(s) from “Human Resources”. Note that this does not mean you have been selected to interview with Accenture. Please refer to your campus career center posting/website to determine whether you have been selected for a first round interview with Accenture. 


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 


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. 


About Accenture 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 435,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at 


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