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Application Security Architect

Job Location: Helsinki

Regional Description: Finland

Job Number: 00622351

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Be yourself,
Make a difference
 
Are you ready to take your expertise to the next level?
 
There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why we love it here! This is an extraordinary opportunity to build a rewarding career at Accenture. Working in highly collaborative teams for world-leading clients, we’ll nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. Whatever your work and life goals, we’ll help you achieve them. Sooner.
 
Join Accenture and thrive in a digitally-driven, innovation-led environment where you can help using leading-edge technologies on some of the coolest projects you can imagine.

 

Do terms like cross-site scripting, code injections and broken access controls sound familiar to you? Do you shudder when you read news about weaknesses in software that could have easily been fixed? Does your heart bleed when you hear about stolen records and it makes you want to cry? Do you know how application security should be managed and want to have a team of smart and enthusiastic application security experts working with you?

 

We are looking for an Application Security Architect with technology/IT/development background and good understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SLDC). Knowledge about security integrations in the CI/CD pipeline is also considered a plus. We want to welcome you to Accenture Security, one of the world’s leading security business organizations.  At Accenture Security, you get a chance to work in a dynamic environment with great colleagues where every day brings something new to the table. Using the next-gen tech and world-class resources, you'll have every chance to out-hack the hackers and fundamentally strengthen our clients' businesses.

 

In the role of Application Security Architect you will be working on Accenture’s Application Security Delivery engagements, and you have the opportunity to work in the following areas, with our local and global security teams supporting you:

 

  • Work with application development projects, leading and owning the security architecture analysis, design, and implementation efforts
  • Ensure that our deliveries meet security requirements and industry best practices
  • Mentor team members to improve overall Application Security skills and capabilities
  • Identify, assess, and resolve complex issues/problems within own area of responsibility

Qualifications:

  • A Master's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of prior experience in Information Security
  • In-Depth understanding of OWASP Top Ten, Secure Software Development Lifecycle, and DevSecOps principles
  • Scripting and programming skills such as Java, Python, JavaScript, .Net or C#
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CEH, CSSLP, OSCP
  • Experience communicating security concerns and issues to non-technical audiences
  • Excellent communication skills in both Finnish and English
Why Accenture?
 
Because people enjoy working here; the work we do is challenging, interesting and meaningful. We offer the ability to balance professional challenges with your personal life. Professional development is a key part of the total reward package we offer, and you will qualify for compensation that include overtime and performance based pay. 

Interested?

Make your move - apply online and attach a CV and letter of application in English
Questions regarding the recruitment process and applications can be forwarded to finland.recruitment@accenture.com
 
Accenture welcomes and encourages applications from diverse backgrounds related to gender, age, ethnicity, culture, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation and gender identity. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values, providing an environment where everyone brings distinct experience, talent and culture to their work. We invite you to be part of this diversity! 

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