Job Location: TX - Houston
Regional Description: Southwest
Job Number: 00658362 00658362_en
Accenture's iDefense Threat Intelligence is looking for talented and driven individuals to conduct industry insider perspective research, analysis, and reporting on strategic topics related to cyber threat and risk outlook focused on companies across the energy value chain. This includes companies that are deemed critical infrastructure providers and that also operate in the upstream exploration, production, midstream, downstream, refining, and power generation sectors.
This position involves in-depth specialized research, collaboration with Accenture's global energy, utilities, chemicals, and mining specialists and peer analysts, and development and maintenance of short and long term research projects. The ideal candidate will have experience in writing for executive level leaders as well as for security operations center SOC audiences, and will ultimately lead the presentation of findings through briefings and external engagements. This position will have high visibility and provides an excellent opportunity for analysts to grow within Accenture's very active cyber-security practice and thought leadership community. Your Role Our ideal candidate will demonstrate a firm knowledge of critical infrastructure providers including energy, utilities, chemicals and even mining organizations, their providers and 3rd parties. Ideally this would include knowledge of these organizations operations, assets and security. Finally, the ideal candidate should have an interest in conducting intelligence oriented investigation and research, and in advising strategic and executive decision makers on threats, impact, and planning.
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