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Security Manager

Job Location: Prague

Regional Description: Czech Republic

Job Number: 00550442


- Job description

Accenture Security Cyber Fusion Center in Prague is unique group of around 100 people passionate in Information Security.   We are currently looking for an experienced Security Operations Manager to oversee the delivery in our client Security Operations Center.
Job Summary:
The primary objective of the Security Operations Manager is to manage operations of one or more of our external clients, in transition of service and/or in the run phase of the service.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) within the areas of SIEM and Security Analytics
  • Provide expert support and coaching to the analysts and engineers in the Cyber Security Operations
  • Oversee and support the build of a new client projects which focus on Cyber Defense
  • Oversee and support the daily operation of client Security Operations
  • Collaborate with Accenture’s external vendors to support Cyber Security Operations and the development of new Cyber Security Offerings
  • Collaborate with Accenture client teams in specifying required services and responding to requests for information
  • Communicate directly with Accenture clients and handle escalations
  • Serve as a mentor and role model. Maintain the highest standards of a professional conduct
  • Limited travel is possible although this is not specifically a mobile role
Required Skills:
  • At least 7 years of professional experience in IT, of which at least 2 years of experience in / with Cyber Security Operations
  • Professional experience with enterprise-level Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools like HP ArcSight, IBM QRadar, Splunk, etc.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with administration of Windows Server or Unix / Linux server operating systems
  • Advanced knowledge of networking and IT Security principles, techniques and methodologies
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to drive projects forward
  • Strong communication, negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Very strong presentation skills and ability to contribute in client meetings
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and resources
  • High proficiency in written and spoken English
  • At least bachelor degree in Information Technology at a University
  • At least 1 certification recognized in the IT Security industry
Nice to have skills:
  • Experience with Vulnerability Management, Threat Intelligence or Incident Response
  • Experience from working in a mid-sized or a large Security Operations Center
  • Knowledge of IT Security Standards, Control Frameworks and Risk Management
  • Knowledge of Offensive Security techniques and methodologies, e.g. Penetration Testing
  • Programming and scripting skills (Python, BASH, SQL, etc.)
  • IT Security Certifications like CISSP, GIAC, CISM, CISA, CEH, GCIH, GCIA, OSCP, etc.
  • Experience with leading a mid-sized or a large team
  • Master’s or Engineering degree in IT Security is preferred
We offer:
  • Work in a global company which is a leader in delivering Managed Security Services
  • Prestigious position in Accenture’s main European Cyber Security Operations Center
  • Become one of the leaders in the Prague team which consists of around 100 Cyber Security professionals
  • Grow with Accenture which significantly invests in Cyber Security, making it one of its top priorities
  • Professional growth based on an innovative Performance Management system which focuses on individual’s strengths
  • Continuous education in Cyber Security and Management skills through industry recognized courses and certifications
  • Wide range of benefits – 5 weeks of vacation, 2 paid sick days, annual base pay increase and bonus, overtime compensation, car, company phone, recreation / wellness vouchers, pension / life insurance, company stock discount, American Express card, etc.

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