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Security Analyst

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Do you enjoy inspiring and challenging work? Do you want to continuously improve the way the world works and lives? This is your opportunity to build a rewarding career and be part of an inclusive and diverse team at Accenture. We are looking for talented graduates who are interested to work in an innovative environment, where you can make great ideas happen for some of the world’s most dynamic companies.

Our services help organizations address evolving and pervasive issues such as identity theft, data security breaches, data leakage, cyber intelligence & security, and system outages across organizations of various sizes and industries, with the goal of enabling ongoing, secure, and reliable operations across the enterprise. Apply deep security skills to provide the following Security Services: design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications, data, assets and people for Accenture and our clients. In addition, the role might require providing services to help clients protect their information, infrastructures, applications and business processes against cyber threats.

  • Demonstrate understanding of business processes, risk management, IT controls and related standards

  • Assist with performing capability assessments, developing good practice recommendations and pragmatic remediation strategies

  • Identify/evaluate business and technology risks

  • Design and implement appropriate controls, technologies and processes to adequately mitigate risks and provide demonstrable value to the client

  • Employ a structured approach to project delivery to ensure complete client satisfaction and project profitability

  • Conduct research to maintain and expand knowledge on the latest security technologies and standards, as well as the threat and vulnerability landscape

  • Work with security vendors to understand their solution offerings and advise clients on appropriate technologies

  • Develop your expertise in a specialization and your reputation as a business advisor

  • Participate in the development and delivery of training programs to clients

  • Review security-related events, assessing risk and validity, as well as reporting

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Qualifications

Requirements:

  • A good honours degree in Computing, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems and/or their double degree counterparts or equivalent degrees.

  • Majors or disciplines in Cybersecurity would be a bonus.

  • Recent graduates (with <3 years of work experience) and graduating students graduating in your last academic year

  • Prior relevant internship and/or part-time work experience.

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.

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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