Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Woodlawn, MD

                                     

We are: 

Accenture Federal Services, implementing the latest cloud security frameworks tailored to our federal clients. Cybersecurity challenges are different for every business in every industry. With customized plans, we prepare, protect, detect, respond and recover along all points of the security lifecycle. Whether we’re defending against known cyberattacks, detecting and responding to the unknown, or running an entire security operations center, we help build cyber resilience so our clients can grow with confidence in cloud security.  

 

You are: 

A risk-savvy and compliance-smart expert in the industry. You stay current with the latest cyber threats and help clients spot them before they happen. You work well across technology teams to implement the latest security frameworks and put security systems and processes in place. And, when it comes to creating IT risk assessments, you tackle the design and launch with ease. 

 

The work: 

  • Work with the Client’s Office of Information Security to provide security and technical guidance to the team 
  • Lead a Task Order focused on information security policy, identifying POAMs and remediating deficiencies found during security control assessments 
  • Work with clients to mitigate security risks and threats using industry standard frameworks (NIST, ISO, PCI, etc.) 
  • Conduct security vulnerability assessments and ensure that systems are regularly patched and maintained 
  • Analyze information systems to ensure that appropriate security functions have been implemented in the systems design and architecture 
  • Provision and maintain the Cloud Hardware Security Module (HSM) crypto domain partitions 
  • Control access to Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Hardware Security Model (HSM) 
  • Provide security and technical architecture guidance on HSM and data encryption solutions 
  • Generate and manage security encryption keys 

 



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Qualifications

Here’s what you need: 

  • Bachelor’s degree and 7+ years of experience designing and/or implementing and/or engineering Infrastructure solutions 
  • 3+ Cloud Service Provider environments (e.g. AWS, Azure) 
  • Familiarity with FedRAMP Readiness Assessments and reviewing ATO packages for FedRAMP Cloud environments 
  • At least one recognized security professional certification such as CISSP, CISM, Security+, CEH, or GIAC 
  • At least one Cloud/Cloud Security Certification 

 Bonus points if: 

  • You have government contracting experience 
  • You’re a pro at documenting detailed designs for a Cloud infrastructure based on industry best practices in cloud computing for an IaaS or PaaS CSP environment 
  • You have experience identifying and recommending Cloud security architecture solutions for IaaS or PaaS content security policies (CSP) 

Important Information 

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 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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

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.

 

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.

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