Job Description

ARE YOU READY to step up to the New and take your technology 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 Security. 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 help transform leading organizations and communities around the world.  The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.  People in our track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.  Security professionals apply deep security skills to design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications, data, assets and people for Accenture and our clients. 

What´s in it for you? 

All of our professionals receive comprehensive training covering business, technical and professional skills development. You will have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in Cyber Security. The sheer variety and scale of work we do, and the experience it offers, provides an unbeatable platform to build a career. In addition, our growth, combined with our integrated career counselling, offers great opportunities for rapid advancement.

Accenture Security is one of the fastest growing areas of the business with significant growth plans through additional recruitment and acquisitions.

You will be joining Accenture's Cloud Security services practice, working as part of the rapidly expanding Greek team to help clients build, operate, and secure their cloud programs. Cloud Security is one of the key offerings of Accenture Security. It focusses on the design and implementation of cloud services and architectures that help secure access to an organization’s environments in public and private clouds.

In our team you will learn:

  • How to provide cloud security solutions to real world problems across a variety of industries, whilst referencing past deliveries of end to end machine learning pipelines

  • How to work with our wider Accenture business on large business driven, technology transformation programs

As a Cloud Security  Analyst/Consultant, you will:

Support the delivery of Accenture's cloud security offering (focused on all Cloud Platforms, including security governance, strategy, risk assessments and management, data protection, cloud-based identity and access management, technology/provider-specific architecture and monitoring/analytics both for and in the cloud.

  • Design and build cloud security architectures, ensuring security is a core part of the design and development of the clients’ cloud solutions

  • Review our clients’ existing cloud security measures and processes, advising on best practices and recommendations based on leading industry insights

  • Ensure the appropriate tooling, automation and operational processes and models are in place to support our clients’ journey to cloud

  • Map security controls to compliance requirements for cloud environments

  • Responsible for the thorough documentations of implementations, via technical documentation and run-books on cloud platforms

  • Demonstrate ability to contribute content to business development / proposal efforts

  • Conduct cloud security strategy, readiness and discovery assessments; be familiar with cloud security frameworks, compliance requirements and security operations

  • Ability to quickly ramp up on new cloud security technologies

  • Lead the definition and articulation of security principles and standards to be adopted  



Qualifications

We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • 1 – 4 Years experience in shaping and designing top to bottom cloud solutions with a focus on all aspects of security (Network, Infrastructure, Access, Cloud Services, Controls, and SecOps)

  • 1 – 4 Years experience in working with internal and client teams (CISO, CIO, CTO, Architecture leads, Application teams, Cloud engineers, Ops and SecOps)

  • Take part in efforts that shape the organization’s security policies and standards for use in the cloud environment

  • Spot and execute new security technologies and best practices into the company’s Cloud offerings

  • 1 – 4 Years experience in advising and comparing facets of cloud, creating low level designs, pricing and cost comparisons

  • Familiarity with security themes such as SSO, SAML, AD, IAM and DLP

  • Familiarity with security at all levels such as physical, data at rest, data in transit, networks, firewalls, public key infrastructure and DDOS

  • Familiarity with vendors (Microsoft Azure, AWS, Google)

  • Knowledge and experience of security standards, procedures, processes, operating models, reviews and automation

  • Knowledge and experience of cloud specific security challenges, designs, solutions and tooling

  • Knowledge of the regulatory landscape for public cloud and the implementation patterns required to be compliant

  • Knowledge and experience of third-party landscape and public cloud services that can assist in providing robust security solutions

  • Understanding the value proposition of Cloud with the desire and commitment to become a visionary leader

  • Comfortable working with both waterfall and agile methodologies and exposure across the full delivery lifecycle

  • Cloud Security certifications and understanding of current industry best practices

  • Bachelors’ degree in Computer science, engineering, information security, or related discipline

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.)

  • Under our Brain Regain initiative, extra relocation benefits may apply

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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