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 SailPoint Engineer's Job Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for all aspects of the design and successful installation of SailPoint Identity IQ used for gathering Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Phase 2 Master User Record (MUR) data and attributes
  • Responsible for leading activities related to the onboarding of Agencies to the TO2F solution, ensuring that MUR Data is gathered properly and information is obtained from the Agency infrastructure to the backend SSP server and to the Integration layer.
  • Ensure that the data presented by the Agency is delivered to the SSP SailPoint server using the file exchange mechanism.  Monitor the file exchange mechanism for effectiveness and work with the engineering team to address issues with file exchanges.
  • Provide guidance to the operations and management team on addressing Phase 2 data gathering issues from the Agency.  Serve as the liaison between SailPoint and the team to address issues escalated to the SailPoint Tier 3 support
  • Provide technical support for the VUL scanning solution including monitoring performance of application components, and efficiency of scanning, ensuring accuracy of data feeds to the Integration layer (Informatica) to include troubleshooting performance issues with the application components
  • Implement new application versions when they are released.  Validate data feeds to Integration layer and proper functionality of MUR data being reported to the Integration layer after deployment
  • Review known issues published by the SailPoint and identify potential impact to the Continuous Monitoring as a Service (CMaaS) solution
  • Create application documentation, drawings, how-to guides and other deliverables for both training and tool maintenance. Prepare technical designs with Visio diagrams and detailed descriptions.
  • Provide briefings to DHS and Agency customers regarding architectural best practices on an as-needed basis

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Qualifications

Basic Skills & Qualifications:
  • 3 years of experience in Information Technology
  • 1 year of hands on experience with the design and implementation of SailPoint Identity IQ
Preferred Skills & Qualifications:
  • Experience with databases and SQL
  • Strong analytical skills to enable effective troubleshooting
  • Experience with administering RedHat Enterprise Linux on the SailPoint Identity IQ server
  • Experience with scripting on Linux using languages such as Python and Bourne Shell scripting
  • Experience with 3rd party tool integration using SailPoint APIs and Database connections
  • Experience with FISMA, NIST, security standards
  • Knowledge of integrated security system architecture
  • Core competency of network design concepts and operation
  • In-depth experience with general IT security concepts, network security and monitoring practices/methodologies
  • Experience presenting material to senior management level and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications
  • Knowledge of Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) goals and objectives

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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