Job Description

Career Track:  Client Delivery & Operations
Role:  Security Specialist
Location:  Chicago, IL
 
Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world.  The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
Program Specialist Services professionals provide project-based support services within centers. These professionals support the delivery and execution of our key projects with specialized services.
Job Description:
 
Position will be part of an internal engineering team, working to research and deploy new technologies to enhance security for a large organization’s messaging and collaboration needs. Position will also coordinate change and facilitate communications between technical and information security teams. Accenture is dedicated to exploring and improving the latest technologies in support of our clients. Position will be part of a global team and is flexible on work location. No on-call. Significant travel is not required (or opportunity for travel on rare occasions).
 
Responsibilities:
  • Managing Active Directory Domains Designing, building and implementing automated processes associated to the management of core directory services
  • Designing, building and implementing new Identity and Access Management technologies
  • Designing, building and implementing monitoring and security controls  
  • Building automated reports associated to KPIs of Identity and Access Management technologies
  • Assisting colleagues and customers with Identity and Access Management solutions


Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience working with Microsoft Active Directory environment
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with Windows Server 2008R2 or higher
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with networking concepts and technologies
Preferred Requirements:
  • Bachelors or master’s degree in Computer Science, related engineering field, or equivalent experience.
  • In depth knowledge of email solutions with hands-on experience in deployment and operations.
  • Azure AD Connect experience preferred
  • Microsoft Identity Manager experience preferred
Professional Experience:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently with little or no daily supervision.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving 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. 
 
Accenture is 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.
 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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