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Security Operations Manager

Job Location: MN - Minneapolis

Regional Description: Midwest

Job Number: 00689656

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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 specialized 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. With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

Security professionals apply deep security skills to design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications, data, assets and people for Accenture and our clients.

 

The Security Manager applies 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.

 

Job Description

Security and Risk professionals develop and deliver solutions that protect enterprise systems, applications and data by establishing policies, practices and tools that prevent unauthorized access, use, disclosure, modification or disruption.

Infrastructure Security professionals develop and deliver infrastructure security solutions -- including policies, procedures, tools and technologies -- to ensure that data stored in or transmitted via enterprise networks cannot be read or compromised by individuals with authorization, while still allowing authorized users to complete legitimate tasks.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility, where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
Closely follows the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals.
Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach.
Has some latitude in decision-making. Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
Decisions have a major day to day impact on area of responsibility.
Manages large - medium sized teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

 

The Technology Security Manager is responsible for leading the Security Operations program for the Software Utility Services business unit of Accenture. The lead will perform a number of activities and tasks around developing, maintaining, updating, and reporting on security controls used within the Information Technology infrastructure of Accenture SUS. Focus may range from monitoring and incident management to technical architecture development, to developing and maintaining policies and standards. The manager will apply deep security skills to provide the following security services design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications, data, assets and people for Accenture SUS and our clients. In addition the role will provide services to help clients protect their information, infrastructures, applications and business processes against cyber threats.

Basic Qualifications:

 

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Application Security Fundamentals.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Cybersecurity Fundamentals.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Data Protection Privacy Impact Assessment.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Security Architecture Design and Analysis.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Security Incident Management.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in technology support.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in LAN WAN network and secure communications.
  • Minimum of 5 years of Firewall Management experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Unix operating experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years Windows Server operating system experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years computer Virus Protection Software experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of Vulnerability Management experience .
  • Minimum of 5 years of Security log correlation tools management and or log analysis experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years managing projects project management experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience managing teams.

Professional Skill Requirements

Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment Desire to work in an information systems environment Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills Excellent leadership and management skills

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a federal contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity
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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