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Job Description

ACCENTURE SECURITY
Role: Digital Forensic Specialist
 
INTRODUCTION
Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative and global work environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life. With Accenture’s integrated global organisation, resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results.
 
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 as part of our global security practice. 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.
 
DESCRIPTION
Accenture’s Security Practice is one of the fastest growing areas of the business with significant growth plans through additional recruitment and acquisitions. The Digital Forensic Specialist provides advisory and technical support to help our clients respond to Cyber Security incidents and improve their Information Security posture. You will provide information security domain expertise and utilise your eye for business to work multi-functionally with our clients to advise and investigate cyber security incidents.
 
TYPICAL ROLES INCLUDE ASPECTS OF THE FOLLOWING:
 
- Investigate, contain and respond to cyber incidents;
- Perform digital forensics investigations, containment and root cause analysis; 
- Produce high-quality written and verbal communications, recommendations, and findings; 
- Utilize different investigation tools to conduct investigations and examine endpoint and network-based evidence;
- Develop and continuously improve digital forensics and incident response methods; 
- Implement remediation plans in response to incidents;
- Work in interesting environments including large Enterprise, Cloud, Operational Technology and IOT;
- Contributing to business development.


Qualifications

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
 
You will have some or all of the following skills and experiences:
 
- Experience working in a regulated environment;
- Infrastructure and Network Security;
- Host and Network forensics experience;
- Experience working with security intelligence, data analytics, security incident response, legal and forensic investigation teams;
- Network and Endpoint security experience: IDS, IPS, EDR, Malware defenses and monitoring experience;
- Good written skills with capability to create well-formatted reports;
- 5+ years of relevant experience
- Project management and delivery experience
- Security qualifications including GCFE, GCFA, GNFA, GREM, EnCE
- Masters qualification
 
Does this appeal to you? If so, we wish to hear from you.  
 
Please also note that Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. 

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 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, 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 applicable by law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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