Job Description

ARE YOU READY to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the next level?

Through unmatched industry experience, leading technologies from our ecosystem partners and startups, and the largest delivery network in the world, we provide a powerful range of capabilities that can be tailored to our client’s most complex business needs. With over 100 innovation hubs deployed around the world, we help clients continuously innovate at speed and at scale so they can outpace their peers. You will bring innovation, intelligence and industry experience together with the newest technologies to help clients innovate at scale and transform their businesses.

WORK YOU’LL DO

Application Security professionals assess, define, implement and/or support world-class application security solutions for Accenture or our clients, spanning simple IT projects to large-scale, enterprise-level programs.

  • Definition of security testing processes into software development life cycle

  • Definition of applications security architecture elements

  • Definition and documentation of security requirements for applications (web, mobile, SOA, etc.).

  • Definition and measurement of KPI and KRI related to security in applications

  • Build PoC with clients to determine best tools to be implemented

  • Vulnerability lifecycle management on client environment

Responsibilities:

Engagements range from short-term assessments to large-scale, enterprise transformations. Application Security solutions may involve program development, governance, enablement, cloud services, application containers, container orchestration services, and serverless cloud functions.  The Application Security professional will assist with client workshops, oversee client engagements, and provide hands on guidance to implement Application Security capabilities that accelerate secure product development in both on-premise and cloud environments.  The Application Security professional assist with Application Security assessments of client methodologies and architectures and define solutions that produce tailored solutions and operating models inclusive of target state people, processes, tools, and technologies.

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Qualifications

WHO WE´RE LOOKING FOR? 

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, IT or relevant engineering discipline

  • At least 2 years of experience working on or delivering application security projects and services or equivalent industry experience in related fields such as software engineering, cloud, quality assurance, etc.

  • Familiar with security practices and architectures, such as network security, security feature development, security auditing, security hardening, information security.

  • Very good knowledge of the most contemporary programming languages (shell scripting, C#, Python, Ruby, bash, YAML, JSON) language and open to learning more

  • Understand software development concepts, tooling (typical SDLC, IDEs), testing (static code analysis) and main concepts attributed to software continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous deployment (CI/CD pipelines)

  • Strong working knowledge of operating systems (MS Windows, UNIX/Linux) security

  • Strong presentation, speaking, collaboration, and writing skills

  • Demonstrate excellent command of Greek & English language, both written and spoken

  • Curious, self-motivated, life-long learner, empathetic, and collaborative

Will be considered a plus:

  • Master in Digital Security field

  • Certification CEH, ISO27001, CISA, CCSP (or equivalent)

  • Good knowledge of SCM/CI techniques (gitlab, github, subversion, Jenkins, ansible, compose, cmake/make, robot framework)

  • Good knowledge of cloud technologies (Openstack, Docker, Kubernetes, helm, ansible) and containerization/modularization techniques

  • Good knowledge of security hardening and auditing practices, intrusion detection/prevention techniques, penetration techniques, cryptography, PKI and security tools (EJBCA, volatility, IDA Pro, metasploit, BeEF etc.), E2E security testing (Nessus, nmap, codenomicon), information security management (Business Continuity Plans, Threat & Risk Analysis, ISO 27001, Octave Allegro etc.), security compliance standards (ANSSI, NIST, 3GPP)

WHAT´S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • Competitive salary and benefits, including but not limited to: life/health insurance, performance based bonuses, monthly vouchers, company car (depending on management level), flexible work arrangements, employee share purchase plan, TEA Accenture, parental leave, paid overtime (if needed) and various corporate discounts

  • Continuous hard and soft skills training & development through global platforms & local academy

  • Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally

  • Ongoing strengths and skills based evaluation process

  • Various opportunities to develop your career across a spectrum of clients, industries and projects

  • Diverse and inclusive culture

  • Corporate citizenship initiatives (access to volunteering opportunities, charity work etc.)

In case your profile is a match for the role, you will receive an email requesting to download our new innovative mobile App, Enter Accenture Greece for Android or iOS devices . Then, you will be able to log in by using your personalized credentials provided by our Recruitment Team within 48 hours and start your Accenture Journey!

To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website accenture.com/gr-en/. 

The safety and well-being of our candidates and employees remain our priority. Please note that the recruitment process for opportunities in Accenture Greece will be conducted only via online format during the current period.

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.

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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