Job Description

In Accenture we drive success by empowering our staff with innovative tools, continuous learning and encouraging ingenuity to help our clients in the design and implementation of efficient and secure processes in line with the best practices and standards. We hire the very best security talent and prepare them with advanced skills and the latest tools and technologies so they can help our clients build resilience as we create integrated, customized turnkey solutions. In this occasion, Accenture Security is excited to open a new opportunity for an experienced ICS/OT Cyber Security Specialist to join our team. If you are passionate about cyber security and have a strong desire to help organisations in the design and implementation of strong OT security governance and controls, then this role is for you.

What will you do?

  • Helping clients access their security posture, recommend improvements and implementing new capabilities or enhancements.

  • Assess security controls relating to people, processes and technologies and advise on use security frameworks and best practices.

  • Apply knowledge and expertise to implementing and testing of security measures and technology in ICS/OT environments, including networks and security control mechanisms.

  • Assist in performing operational security activities including monitoring and investigating issues.

Qualifications

What we expect from you?

  • 3-5 years’ experience in assessment and development of cyber security environments for IT and OT environments.

  • Previous experience in the assessment, analysis of risks and formulation of recommendations in IT and OT environments in line with standards such as CobIT, ISO27001, ISA/IEC 62443 and NIST CSF.

  • Advanced knowledge and hands-on experience in security architecture and network infrastructure utilised in Industrial and Automation Control Systems (IACSs).

  • General knowledge of industrial communication protocols and technologies from main vendors including Rockwell, Siemens, ABB and Schneider Electric among others.

  • Authoring of reports based on security assessments and recommendations with ability to present findings to non-technical executive staff

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent relevant work experience.



Qualifications

Nice to Haves:

  • Previous experience as security engineer in large organisations operating OT environments and / or providing consulting services to Fortune / Global 1000 clients and/or domain experience within relevant industry verticals such as Oil and Gas, Utilities, Manufacturing, etc.

  • Professional certifications in cyber security and compliance (CISA, CISM, CISSP)

  • Professional certifications in ICS/OT security (GICSP, GRID) and vendors (Siemens, SE, Rockwell, etc.)

  • Experience designing, organizing, and executing security assessments and controls testing

Benefits

Working at Accenture means joining a company that prides itself on being Truly Human. In addition to a competitive base salary, you’ll also have an extensive benefits package that includes

  • -        Pension

  • -        Private health insurance

  • -        Discounted gym membership

  • -        Emergency caring facilities

  • -        2 days’ leave per year for charitable work of your choice.

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at accenture.com

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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.          

                                                

Please advise if you have any particular requirements, so we can look into arranging reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process. You can contact us at accessIErecruitment@accenture.com.

Does this appeal to you? If so, we wish to hear from you.  

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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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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