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Security Operations Associate Manager

Sede annuncio: Assago, Napoli

Regional Description: Italia

Codice annuncio: 00497474

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Accenture Security design and implement the most innovative security solutions to give an answer to the most complex Cyber attacks. Become an Accenture Security professional and ensure a straightforward approach to information security for a real business and technology revolution.



Milan - Assago, Naples 


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Position Scope:

IT professional with a consistent track record of leading security teams responsible for supporting highly complex, scalable and reliable security infrastructure solutions as well as monitoring systems and capacity planning processes. As a Security Operations Manager, the candidate must demonstrate effective communication skills as well as technical ability to troubleshoot complex issues across technology boundaries. He/she will provide technical support for full life cycle projects, infrastructure platforms and process efforts. He/she will interface extensively with business partners and various management teams.

Responsibilities for Position:

  • Lead Security Operations team in support of operations and project support activities
  • Lead and Mentor team members in order to improve overall skills and capability
  • Identifies and manages risks and issues as a subject matter expert for daily operational support and projects
  • Support and lead SOC team in the following tasks:
    o Provide Security Infrastructure management, Security Monitoring and Incident Response, Vulnerability Management and IAM services to clients across all industries and internal projects
    o Perform security incident investigations, figure out the cause of the security incident and preserve evidence for potential legal action
    o Perform basic malware analysis and IoC extraction
    o Interface with technical personnel and others teams as required
    o Make recommendations on incident classification, prioritization, containment, eradication and recovery in order to implement appropriate corrective action
    o Design, develop and create correlation rules within the Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platform
    o Provide Tier II support to customers and respond and resolve Level II incidents within the agreed SLA
    o Maintain of a knowledgebase comprising a technical reference library, security advisories and alerts, information on security trends and practices, and laws and regulations
  • Provide guidance and insight, as well as follow directives as necessary to complete accelerated deployment of the SIEM, IPS/IDS, IAM, Strong Authentication and other security infrastructures
  • Appropriately inform and advise management on incidents and incident prevention
  • Encourages and implements continuous improvement measures on day-to-day basis
  • Manage the process of gathering, analyzing and assessing the current and future threat landscape
  • Leverages extensive knowledge of communications in a manner that provides business value to the IT Organization
  • Required to identify, assess, and resolve complex issues/problems within own area of responsibility
  • Improve Incident remediation and prevention processes and procedures
  • Document and conform to corporate and/or client security policies
  • Cooperate in knowledge sharing with the rest of the team and develop solutions efficiently
  • Coordinate or participate in individual or team projects
  • Provide performance metrics as necessary
  • Develop and optimize technical processes and coordinate procedure documentation.
  • Providing CISOs/Senior Management with a realistic overview of risks and threats in the enterprise environment
  • Monitor and report on compliance with security policies, as well as the enforcement of policies within the IT departments.
  • Propose changes to existing policies and procedures to ensure operating efficiency and regulatory compliance
  • Coordinate measure and report on technical and service (KPI, SLA) aspects of security management
  • Manage outsourced vendors that provide information security functions for compliance with contracted service-level agreements
  • Manage and coordinate operational components of incident management, including detection, response and reporting
  • Manage the day-to-day activities of threat and vulnerability management, identify risk tolerances, recommend treatment plans and communicate information about residual risk
  • Manage security projects and provide expert guidance on security matters for other IT projects.
  • Ensure audit trails, system logs and other monitoring data sources are reviewed periodically and are in compliance with policies and audit requirements
  • Ensure security infrastructures are maintained efficient and monitored
  • Design, coordinate and oversee security testing procedures to verify the security of systems, networks and applications, and manage the remediation of identified risks.


What makes the difference

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s and above degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, Math, or Business; or relevant experience in some of these fields

Must Have Skills/Qualifications:

  • At least 6+ years of experience in Information Security, Risk Management, Infrastructure Security and Compliance
  • 2 to 4 years’ experience of Security Operations management experience, leading a security team of 3 to 10 analysts/engineers
  • 2 to 4 years of Security Operations experience, design and troubleshooting in a fast pace production environment
  • Excellent communications skills interacting with technical and business audiences
  • Strong social skills and a history of building strong relationships with clients
  • Good understanding of concepts and hands-on experience on products such as SIEM (es: RSA Security Analytics/HP Arcsight/AlienVault), IPS/IDS, vulnerability management (Nessus/Qualys), antispam, web content filtering
  • Functional knowledge of GRC, I&AM, ITSM, system monitoring and supporting tools
  • Good understanding of Infrastructure Security and its impact on Security Operations, Vulnerabilities, Reporting, Analytics and Monitoring
  • Confirmed documentation skills including proficiency with the documentation and documentation maintenance for process work flow diagrams
  • Ability to work independently and make appropriate decisions or escalations with minimal supervision in a dynamic team environment
  • Meaningful knowledge of networking and security fundamentals. Complete understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP, HTTPS, SSL, Protocols
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Unix/Linux operating environments
  • Basic programming and scripting skills (Bash, Perl/Python, Java/C/C++, Javascript)
  • Willingness to provide on call support for critical production issues
  • Experience with network traffic collection and analysis tools and techniques
  • Knowledge of application attack vectors from OWASP Top 10 list including injection, Cross Site scripting, XSRF, etc
  • Knowledge of various open source security tools such as network and vulnerability scanners, proxies, fuzzers etc
  • Port scan and Vulnerability scanning techniques (should have hands on experience)
  • Willingness to engage “hands-on” from inception to complete and audit to security infrastructures deployment
  • Operational knowledge of system and network security engineering best practices and architecture
  • A solid understanding of frameworks such as ISO 27001/27002 and/or PCI-DSS

Nice to Have Skills/Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a diversified, virtual environment
  • Administrational tool development and maintenance
  • Hands-on experience in pen testing (infrastructures and web/mobile applications), malware analysis and source code auditing
  • Knowledge of commercial I&AM suites (Oracle or CA)
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, GIAC-GCIH, ISO 27001 LA


  • Fluent Italian and English
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