Who We Are
Choose Accenture for a challenging and rewarding cybersecurity career where the variety of opportunities and challenges allows you to make a difference every day. A place where you can develop your potential and grow professionally, working alongside talented colleagues. The only place where you can learn from our unrivalled experience, while helping our global clients achieve their cybersecurity objectives. If this is your idea of a typical working day, then Accenture is where you should be.
Accenture's Global Security practice helps organizations work through complex business and technology issues to provide a straightforward approach to information security. Our security professionals bring deep technology skills and industry knowledge to any organization and work closely with clients to design and implement a security solution closely tied to business objectives.
Our H&PS cybersecurity teams help clients identify and evaluate security gaps, subsequently driving the implementation of solutions to mitigate security exposure. They possess relevant cybersecurity technical skills through continuous research of the latest security vulnerabilities, threats, capabilities, and mitigation techniques. They are expected to anticipate security requirements, analyze and understand the client security posture and formulate rightsized solutions based on industry leading practices.
The H&PS Cybersecurity Manager is responsible for leading and managing complex information security engagements. They provide subject matter expertise and drive project delivery execution as the primary point of contact for client stakeholders, typically at the director, senior director and C-Suite levels. The H&PS Cybersecurity Manager will work with our clients to develop new opportunities, scope engagements and ensure quality delivery of work performed. Advanced Security Analytics, Data Security, Cloud Security, Identity Management, Security Operations and Managed Security Services working closely with the leadership to develop go to market solutions and implement them for our clients. Moreover, the cybersecurity manager is expected to have experience and a deep understanding of the security needs and procurement processed for US state and local governments.
- Delivery of Accenture’s Security offerings for Public Service clients related to cybersecurity with a focus on security program planning, cyber risk assessments, and implementation of programs and solutions
- Managing and leading largescale complex cybersecurity engagements with resources distributed globally
- Coaching and developing teams of managers, consultants and security analysts’
- Working directly with clients and Accenture teams to design and implement program strategies for cybersecurity, including data protection, vulnerability management, security incident and event management, and identity management, among others
- Analyzing client’s security posture to creating current state assessment, gap analyses, and strategic implementation roadmaps
- Performing requirements analysis and developing strategies and solutions for cybersecurity, risk, and information governance
Here's what you need
- Minimum of 6 years of cyber security experience
- Minimum of 4 years of experience in designing, developing, implementing, and managing solutions across cybersecurity domains threat intelligence, vulnerability management, data protection, etc.
- Minimum of 4 years of experience of cybersecurity solutions with top vendors for their respective technologies
- Minimum of 4 years of working with Public Service state and local government organizations
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Ability to travel 75%
- Previous consulting experience
- Eagerness to contribute in a team orientated environment
- Ability to lead a team with minimal direction
- Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
- Desire to work in an information security environment
- Desire to help contribute and grow the practice
- Desire to mentor and educate others
- Excellent communication written and oral and interpersonal skills
- Comfortable with C-Level interaction
As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $152,700 - $190,099 and information on benefits offered is here.
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