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.

 
Identity and Access Management (IDAM) Operations Analyst is responsible for supporting cybersecurity systems integration efforts on large task orders for multiple government agencies by performing hands-on operational support for Privileged Identity Management functions. The Identity and Access Management (IDAM) Operations Analyst will also coordinate with other DEFEND E Service Area representatives to support additional issue, problem and incident management activities as required and will need to be familiar with the methodologies and tools used to support Continuous Diagnostic and Monitoring (CDM) capabilities to monitor and protect privileged accounts in an organization's IT environments. Provides operations and maintenance (O&M) support and integration of privileged account security solutions in both lab and production environments. 
  • Installs and configures application updates, patches, and hotfixes. 
  • Support advanced troubleshooting activities requested by Tier II staff. 
  • Coordinates, oversees, and participates in the installation, configuration, and support of COTS and ManTech cybersecurity solutions within complex government environments. 
  • Supports the transition of new capabilities to operations in accordance with the DHS SELC lifecycle and in coordination with ManTech software testing. 
  • Participates on matrix-managed team with operations, engineering, and others to generate root cause analyses (RCA), update tickets, and resolve problems and incidents. 
  • Performs and updates Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for operations and maintenance support.

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Qualifications

Basic Skills & Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in systems integration or implementation activities for security solutions within the identity and access management domain
  • Experience with the following technologies/products: Authentication and SSO, CyberArk, SailPoint, CA PAM, Beyond Trust PAM, or other Privileged/Identity Access Management solutions
  • 5+ years experience in IT or information security, or equivalent combination of education and experience 
Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Background in information security systems with specific knowledge around access control and privileged access management 
  • Hands-on Windows 2012 Server (or more recent) administration experience 
  • Hands-on Active Directory and LDAP experience 
  • Functional understanding of TCP/IP networks and network boundary controls Identity and Access Management (IDAM) Operations Analyst 
  • Functional understanding of database concepts 
  • Windows GPO management experience, including troubleshooting GPO conflicts
  • Basic UNIX/Linux system administration experience 
  • Intermediate skill level with creating, modifying, and executing system scripts


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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