Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location:  Reston, VA

 

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

 

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So you can deliver what matters most.

 

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.


The Security Engineer will be responsible for the following:
  • Identify and troubleshoot issues including escalating to SMEs and vendors/OEMs as appropriate
  • Validate solution changes in a lab environment
  • Engage the change management process to implement solution changes
  • Perform routine solution maintenance
  • Maintain solution and operations documentation including system design, deployment plan, operations guide, installation guide and solution drawings
  • Understand all aspects of the solution and its operation and ensure resilience of the solution

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • US Citizenship is required
  • At least 4 years of overall IT experience in areas such as:
    • Managing, securing and troubleshooting Windows operating systems
    • Managing, securing and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL server
    • Managing, securing and troubleshooting Linux operating systems
    • Managing, securing and troubleshooting network devices from a command line.
  • At least 2 years of experience in implementing, operating, maintaining, supporting and troubleshooting one or more of the following security technologies that gather information on installed software and configuration settings/security hardening:
    • IBM BigFix/Tivoli Endpoint Manager
    • RES One Workspace
    • McAfee Policy Auditor
    • McAfee Application Control
    • Tenable Nessus/Nessus Agents
    • RSA Archer eGRC
    • CA PAM/Xceedium
    • CyberArk
    • SailPoint
    • Splunk Enterprise
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP networks
An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

 

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

 

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is a federal contractor, 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.

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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