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About Accenture
 
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. Our 506,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

As a cyber security consultant you will provide advisory and technical expertise to help our clients design and deploy state of the art cyber security practices and operating models. You will provide subject matter expertise and work collaboratively with our clients to advise, design, build and implement pragmatic cyber security solutions.

 
Some of the interesting aspects of your role include:
  • Working with global organizations and the related complexity of their cyber security requirements.
  • Working in a multi-disciplined team of Strategy, Digital and Technology professionals to bring the best of Accenture to our clients.
  • Customizing Accenture's knowledge assets to support designs that are appropriate for each client.
  • Designing a pragmatic but effective cyber security defense for our clients.
  • Perform current state assessments of our client’s cyber security posture, including benchmarking/maturity assessments, developing strategies and roadmaps for improvement.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor or master's degree
  • 7+ years of hands on experience in security incident and event management, threat hunting, penetration testing
  • Strong experience in design and architecture of cyber security and networking
  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or SABSA are a plus
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both written and oral
  • Strong interpersonal skills: able to work in a team, work under pressure and be flexible
 
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.

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