Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: San Antonio, TX


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 Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management Analyst:
  • Serves as a cybersecurity analyst with regards to Authorization of information systems and all associated cybersecurity policies and procedures. 
  • Supports overall implementation of its authorization process, to include supporting cybersecurity policy, procedures and processes. 
  • Assists cybersecurity processes while either authorizing an information system or serving as an analyst for an information system undergoing authorization. 
  • Assists with technical security assessments/validations of required security controls, reviewing security documentation, evaluating security compliance to DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), USCYBERCOM Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts and Command Cyber Readiness Inspections (CCRI) requirements.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Assists with analyzing Nessus, SCAP, WebInspect, and CCRI vulnerability findings to manage remediation actions to closure.
  • Develops and Maintains Plan of Actions and Milestone (POA&M) and Request for Exceptions (RFE) to document non-compliant security controls, and coordinates with System and Application administrators to plan remediation timelines.
  • Develops New Server Risk Assessments for new technology implementations and presents analyzed findings to Government ISSM for acceptance.
  • Coordinates with A&A Team to provide vulnerability management information for inclusion into RMF Package.
  • Conducts vulnerability management review meetings, capturing risk-based prioritized remediation actions, monitors progress, and reports status to Government ISSM.
  • Validates closure of non-compliant security controls
  • Assists with defining security objectives and system-level performance requirements.
  • Assists in the configuration of secure systems, tests security products/systems to detect computer and information security weaknesses.

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Qualifications

Basic Skills & Qualifications:

  • 2+ years relevant experience in analyzing vulnerability results
  • 2+ years of Information Assurance/Cybersecurity professional work experience
  • IAT Level II Certification: (Security+ CE, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, SSCP)
  • US Citizenship - No Dual Citizenship
Preferred Skills & Qualifications:
  • (ISC)2 CISSP, CISM, CISA Certification
  • Computing Environment Certifications required by Client
  • Must be able translate information security policies and requirements to technical & functional teams

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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