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As part of our team, you will grow in your skills on:

  • How to provide cloud security solutions to real world problems across a variety of industries;
  • How to work with our wider Accenture business on large value driven, technology transformation programmes 

 As a Cloud Security Consultant / Manager, you will:

  • Support the delivery of Accenture's cloud security offering, including Zero-trust architectures, 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
  • Map security controls to compliance requirements for cloud environments
  • 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 
  • Lead the design and build of the cloud security architecture, 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.
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We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • Familiar with the deployment of cloud native and third party technologies to secure cloud platform, including Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Cloud Workload Protection (CWP), and Cloud Security Platform Management (CSPM) solutions.
  • Guide clients on their transition from on-premises security technologies to cloud (e.g., Azure Sentinel)
  • Experience in design, implement, manage, and automate DevSecOps capabilities in cloud offering using CI/CO toolset and automationShaping and designing top to bottom cloud solutions with a focus on all aspects of security (Network, Infrastructure, Access, Cloud Services, Controls, and SecOps),
  • Able to advise clients on the security aspects of cloud transformations, from defining the landing zones and migration of workloads to cloud security operations.
  • Creating low level designs, pricing and cost comparisons,
  • Familiarity with security themes such as Zero-trust, least functionality, SSL, SSO, SAML, AD and IAM,
  • Familiarity with security at all levels such as physical, data at rest, data in transit, networks, firewalls, public key infrastructure and DDOS,
  • Knowledge and experience of security standards, procedures, processes, operating models, reviews and automation,
  • Working with senior management (CISO, CIO, CTO, Architecture leads, Application teams, Cloud engineers, Ops and SecOps),
  • 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,
  • Security certifications and understanding of current industry best practices.

Set yourself apart:

  • Ability to build, manage and foster a team that are specialised in a specific cloud platform
  • Demonstrate ability to lead and manage business development / proposal efforts
  • Support business development activities such as sales origination, proposal writing, effort estimation, and client relationship development
  • Ability to interpret relevance of security controls to relevant compliance with legal, best-practice, and regulatory requirements for cloud environments
  • Ability to translate technical cloud security requirements into business terms for C-level Executive stakeholders
  • Engage with Senior account stakeholders to identify requirements, drivers and context, to derive a gap and maturity assessment
  • Conduct cloud security strategy, readiness and discovery assessments; be familiar with cloud security frameworks, compliance requirements and security operations
  • Design and develop security architectures for cloud and multi-cloud/hybrid based systems.
  • Possess a firm understanding of the native offerings within Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud platforms.

You will also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization.  We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

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, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.

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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