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About Accenture:
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,Technology and Operations Services, and Accenture Song - all powered by the world's largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 699,000 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 www.accenture.com

About Entity:
Corporate Functions—including Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing Communications, and Workplace Solutions-- powers Accenture’s people across industries and functions to keep our business leading in the New. Join the heart and soul of Accenture, partnering with our extraordinary people to bring innovation into every organization.

Job description:
The Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) is responsible for conducting investigations (primary) and responding to network intrusions (secondary).

Conducting Investigations (Primary)
Of primary importance, CIRT is responsible for establishing a chain of custody for evidence, conducting necessary computer forensics, including bit stream backups of suspect media and hard drive analysis. These investigations may include embezzlement, intellectual property theft, harassment, fraud and trafficking of pornography on the Internet or Accenture's intranet, as well as other types of fraud. CIRT's assistance also extends to mail file reviews and e-mail tracing as needed in support of these investigations. CIRT also provides technical support to Human Resources and Accenture Legal & Commercial offices in conducting internal investigations.

Responding to Network Intrusions and/or Incidents (Secondary)
Second, CIRT is responsible for coordinating with the numerous groups which could be involved in responding to intrusions, as well as conducting follow-up investigations to such incidents.

This position will be responsible for conducting forensic examinations of Accenture computers, mobile devices, and mail files in support of CIRT investigations, and other responsibilities as described below:

• Triage cases coming to CIRT
• Perform cyber incident investigations, determining the cause of the security incident and appropriately preserving evidence for potential legal action
• Perform detailed forensic analysis on writable media. Media may include hard disks, external drives, and mobile phones.
• Assess artifacts and close incident vulnerability as appropriate -- preserve technical evidence as appropriate
• Analyze potential infrastructure security incidents to determine if incident qualifies as a legitimate security breach

Must Have Skills:
• Very strong sense of ethics/values - ability to handle confidential investigations with discretion
• 1-3 years media forensics experience. Students who have done projects and/or additional training in media and live forensics can also be considered.
• Good understanding of data networking, computer operating systems (especially workstations), hard disk forensics, mobile forensics, and computer hardware
• Ability to manipulate and present data using MS Excel
• Good Understanding of forensics and intrusion detection
• Good problem-solving skills
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Must have or pursuing GCFA, GCIH, EnCE, or similar certifications.


Nice to Have Skills:
• Programming and/or scripting skills
• Experience using Encase V6+ Forensics Tool, NUIX, Live Forensics / EDR tools, etc.
• IT Security Architecture
• Live forensics tool knowledge
• Data Privacy
• CISSP,CISA, CCSA, CCSE, MCSE and/or CCNA certification



Qualifications

The Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) is responsible for conducting investigations (primary) and responding to network intrusions (secondary).

Conducting Investigations (Primary)
Of primary importance, CIRT is responsible for establishing a chain of custody for evidence, conducting necessary computer forensics, including bit stream backups of suspect media and hard drive analysis. These investigations may include embezzlement, intellectual property theft, harassment, fraud and trafficking of pornography on the Internet or Accenture's intranet, as well as other types of fraud. CIRT's assistance also extends to mail file reviews and e-mail tracing as needed in support of these investigations. CIRT also provides technical support to Human Resources and Accenture Legal & Commercial offices in conducting internal investigations.

Responding to Network Intrusions and/or Incidents (Secondary)
Second, CIRT is responsible for coordinating with the numerous groups which could be involved in responding to intrusions, as well as conducting follow-up investigations to such incidents.

This position will be responsible for conducting forensic examinations of Accenture computers, mobile devices, and mail files in support of CIRT investigations, and other responsibilities as described below:

• Triage cases coming to CIRT
• Perform cyber incident investigations, determining the cause of the security incident and appropriately preserving evidence for potential legal action
• Perform detailed forensic analysis on writable media. Media may include hard disks, external drives, and mobile phones.
• Assess artifacts and close incident vulnerability as appropriate -- preserve technical evidence as appropriate
• Analyze potential infrastructure security incidents to determine if incident qualifies as a legitimate security breach

Must Have Skills:
• Very strong sense of ethics/values - ability to handle confidential investigations with discretion
• 1-3 years media forensics experience. Students who have done projects and/or additional training in media and live forensics can also be considered.
• Good understanding of data networking, computer operating systems (especially workstations), hard disk forensics, mobile forensics, and computer hardware
• Ability to manipulate and present data using MS Excel
• Good Understanding of forensics and intrusion detection
• Good problem-solving skills
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Must have or pursuing GCFA, GCIH, EnCE, or similar certifications.


Nice to Have Skills:
• Programming and/or scripting skills
• Experience using Encase V6+ Forensics Tool, NUIX, Live Forensics / EDR tools, etc.
• IT Security Architecture
• Live forensics tool knowledge
• Data Privacy
• CISSP,CISA, CCSA, CCSE, MCSE and/or CCNA certification

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU:
You’ll benefit from our network of global communities and collaborative culture that will help you build technical and functional skills and capabilities. And because we serve more than 40 industries globally, you’ll have the opportunity to develop valuable industry-specific expertise.
o The scale of our capabilities and client engagements—and the unique way we innovate, operate and deliver value—will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest technology trends.
o You’ll have access to leading-edge technology.

CALL TO ACTION:
If you have a desire to help the world’s leading companies and governments, now’s the time to join the world’s largest and most diversified group of technology, business process and consulting professionals. Be part of a dynamic team of collaborative experts, and help us improve the way the world works and lives.

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