Job Description

Accenture is looking for Graduates interested in a career in our Security team at Accenture Technology! 

Are you ready to put your skills and abilities into practice? Come join Accenture and let us help you create the perfect foundation for a career within Technology consulting. 

Take this opportunity to develop your skills and build an extraordinary career with us at Accenture Security, a part of Accenture Technology. You will play a key role in transforming organizations and communities in the Nordics. There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why we love it here! Working in highly collaborative teams for world-leading clients, we’ll nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. We imagine the future and bring it to life using design thinking, agile development methodologies, and new smart tech like IoT, automation, and AI 

Accenture Technology  

Accenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights and the latest digital and security methodologies to help clients innovate, grow and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.  

Together with our talented international colleagues, we focus on connecting the needs of businesses with the new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding clients to select and implement the right technologies – including state of the art solutions - to transform their businesses. 

About the role 

As a junior consultant at Accenture Security, you will have the opportunity to support large companies and organizations in protecting themselves against cyber security threats and meeting various challenges in information security. In this way, we can help them succeed in achieving their goals and get the most out of all the new opportunities in the digital world. You will have the chance to become part of our growing team with a passion for helping clients understand their risks and make the right security decisions. By combining deep industry knowledge and great technical know-how, we embrace the positive power of change and create value for our clients, employees and society at large. 

Our customers are often industry leaders in for example retail, telecom, financial services, vehicles and industrial equipment or the public sector. 

Whatever you are passionate about, make the most of it in a career with Accenture. Whether you are a strategic thinker, a digital innovator, a tech wizard, or a business problem solver, you will find an exciting career path on the cutting edge. We would love to get to know your unique blend of talents and help you explore and grow them further 

We are looking for candidates that feel motivated to grow with us at Accenture Security. These are some of the responsibilities and tasks that you as a graduate can work with: To be a link between business and IT, and provide a holistic view in the field of cyber security by helping our clients to: 

  • Handle complex business and technology topics 

  • Create technical design, architecture and perform configuration or perform requirements analysis, functional design and support for project management 

  • Design and build security in IT environments and cloud platforms 

  • Introduce processes for secure application development and testing, including DevSecOps 

  • Understand the challenges and risks that exist and develop strategies to strengthen information security in the long term 

  • Manage technical solutions to identify risks and threats, defend against them, detect cyber-attacks, and plan for an efficient response when a data breach has occurred 

  • Effectively manage and protect identities, as well as distribute the right permissions to different systems 

  • Protect personal data and assist with compliance with regulations such as the GDPR, PCI and IS027000 series 



Qualifications

Who are you? 

You have a bachelor/master's degree and / or will receive your degree within a year and can start with us during autumn 2022 or January 2023. 

During your studies, you have received excellent academic results and your CV, together with your personal letter and your academic achievements, reflects an analytical thinking ability. You have excellent written and oral presentation skills in both English and Swedish. In addition, you are ambitious, driven, solution-oriented and motivated to start your career in a technology consulting role. 

By joining Accenture, you get - 

  • A chance to truly match your ingenuity with the latest technology to make incredible things. 

  • An end-to-end focus with clients as a trusted partner and advisor to support them from strategy to execution 

  • Access to a global network of experts and personal co-operation with senior high-performing colleagues and market leading clients 

  • A career counselor/mentor who helps you define career goals and supports you in achieving your goals and your full potential 

  • Personal training opportunities and a market leading career-development program. Excellent possibilities for learning and knowledge gain, resulting in a great possibility to grow as both a person and a professional. 

  • A very strong team culture among supportive colleagues, where team spirit and cooperation are highly valued and rewarded 

  • Extensive wellbeing program, that boosts your overall wellbeing, energy and ability to work in a sustainable way 

  • Opportunities to get involved in corporate citizenship initiatives, from volunteering to doing charity work, as well as Inclusion & Diversity networks 

 

Accenture welcomes and encourages applications from diverse backgrounds related to gender, ethnicity, culture, age etc. We provide an environment of inclusion and diversity where everyone brings distinct experience, talent and culture to their work. We invite you to be part of this diversity! 

Application 

We look forward to receiving your application! Please enclose your CV and personal letter together with your university and high school diplomas with your application. All these documents are required for a complete application. Only complete applications are reviewed. The screening and selection process is ongoing. If your application goes on to the next step, you will receive an invitation to two tests that aim to measure your analytical ability as well as a personality form. 

Please specify in your personal letter which office you are interested in, you can choose more than one office! 

Göteborg, Malmö, Stockholm 

What you also get 

Accenture IF 

Accenture IF is a community hosted by our colleagues – for our colleagues, to meet and practice sports and physical activities. We offer a wide range of activities like football, racket sports, running, sailing, golf, yoga and much more.  

To exercise sports you enjoy in the company of others, will help you stay motivated and healthy. Join our yearly events such as a cross-country skiing bootcamp, Accenture European Championship in football or an upcoming hiking trip in the mountains. We strongly believe in work-life balance and to have fun together! 

Parental leave  

We want our employees to grow and achieve value in life, both in their profession and in their personal life. Accenture offer a market leading compensation for parental leave – we pay for 270 days and compensate 90% of the difference between Social Insurance Agency’s (Försäkringskassan) maximum coverage and a base pay up to 80 000 SEK/month. 

Sick leave/Well-being 

In need of medical treatment, we want our employees to get well supported. All Accenture employees are covered by a health insurance by Skandia - Skandia Lifeline Access. The insurance offer healthcare of physical and mental treatments, including rehabilitation. During sick leave you will get well covered, Accenture pay 80% of your salary day 2-14 and 90% day 15-90.  

Our “Truly Human” network aim to bring us all together – as truly human individuals. We commit to care for ourselves and others, to foster an open-minded and supporting environment. Together we can help each other to achieve our aspirations and become the best version of ourselves. One of many initiatives are “Truly Human Health Academy” a 100-day journey filled with classes held by health- and dietician experts, workshops, and buddy challenges – to learn and reflect on well-being and daily habits. 

Networks 

At Accenture we offer network opportunities, for our employees to meet and share common interests. Our aim is to foster a company culture that stands for inclusion and diversity – a place for everyone in terms of cross-cultural diversity, ethnicity, gender, disability, mental health, and LGBTQ. 

Locations

Gothenburg,Malmö,Stockholm

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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