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Cyber Defense Security Consultant

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

 

About Accenture

 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

 Introduction:

If you join Accenture, you can make great ideas happen for some of the world's most dynamic companies. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative and global work environment where important and interesting work is part of daily life. With Accenture’s integrated global organization, resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to nurture ideas and deliver results.

All of our professionals receive comprehensive training covering business, technical and professional skills development. You will have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in Cyber Security. The sheer variety and scale of work we do, and the experience it offers, provides an unbeatable platform to build a career. In addition, our growth, combined with our integrated career counselling, offers great opportunities for rapid advancement.

Accenture Security is one of the fastest growing areas of the business with significant growth plans through additional recruitment and acquisitions.

The Cyber Defense offering transforms clients to a dedicated approach that builds resilience immediately into their traditional networks and endpoints (including the cloud, mobile devices and the internet of things). With advanced innovations and shown risk management models, we help clients make it harder for cyber criminals to succeed.

The Cyber Defense Consultant provides advisory and technical support to help our clients improve their Information Security posture to respond to the rapidly evolving Cyber Security threats. You will provide information security domain expertise and utilise your business insight to work closely with our clients to advise, design, build and implement pragmatic security solutions.

Services include:

• Attack surface reduction

• Security transformation

• Advanced threat services

• Breach readiness and response

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

• Working with truly global organizations and the related complexity of their cyber security requirements by delivering innovative world-leading solutions at scale;

• Working in a multi-disciplined team of Strategy, Digital and Technology professionals to bring the best of Accenture to our clients;

• Working with and often leading a multi-shore delivery team to provide cost-effective consulting services;

• Collaborating with peers worldwide to develop Accenture’s knowledge assets to deliver the best solution for each client;

• Designing pragmatic but effective cyber security Defenses for our clients.

• Includes delivery of operational security analytics solutions with real-time detection of external and insider threats and compromised user accounts.

• Delivers hunting capabilities that identify existing compromises before they propagate into damaging events.

• Offers advice and practical assistance on information security challenges throughout the organization;

• Support front line Defense of networks, protecting information from unauthorized access and violations.

• Carry out tests on systems to expose weaknesses in security.

• Manages project delivery and provides thought leadership to our client

 

What’s in it for you?

All of our professionals receive comprehensive training covering business, technical and professional skills development. You will have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in Cyber Security. The sheer variety and scale of work we do, and the experience it offers, provides an unbeatable platform to build a career. In addition, our growth, combined with our integrated career counselling, offers great opportunities for rapid advancement.



Qualifications

Qualification:

4+ years of relevant experience.

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Saudi nationals are preferred in line with vision Saudi 2030.

 

 

Why join us?

  • We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues
  • You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools
  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards
  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends
  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live

  Next Steps

 

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