Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location:  Washington D.C.

 

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:
  • Conducts Operations and Maintenance and configuration management for all SOC tools.
  • Provides security engineering, integration and implementation of security tools for the SOC.
  • Provides analysis related to the design, development, and integration of hardware, software, man-machine interfaces and all system level requirements to provide an integrated IT solution.
  • Performs analysis, design, and development of security infrastructure for a Department-level SOC.
  • Performs O&M for SOC tools including incident response and tracking system, NIDS, SIEM, Log
  • Management architecture, DLP, Forensic tool suites, Vulnerability
  • Assessment scanners, and many other SOC-tools.
  • Conducts troubleshooting of mission-critical system issues on a 24x7x365 basis.
  • Candidates provide 24x7x365 remote or onsite on-call support for all security devices in scope.

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • US Citizenship is required
  • Bachelors degree in: Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field
  • 5 years of experience in IT
  • Experience with Linux
  • Splunk experience
  • System administration
  • Database administration
  • Network engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Software development with a concentration in Cyber Security
Preferred Qualifications:
  • CISSP
  • SANS GIAC
  • Security+
  • Network+
  • Linux+
  • MCSE
  • RHCE
  • CCNA-Security
  • Server hardware knowledge
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.

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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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