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Accenture people build careers in four different areas of our business: Consulting, Technology, Outsourcing and internal Corporate Functions. Each area offers a unique career experience and a compelling mix of work and training opportunities, work environment and structure for career progression.

People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Why join Accenture’s security practice?

Serving as a trusted security partner for more than 20 years to more than 330 clients across ~70 countries, Accenture’s security practice helps organizations build resilience from the inside out so they can operate and grow confidently in a rapidly evolving threat landscape. Our 5000 security professionals bring exceptional industry expertise to tailor intelligent security services to our clients’ unique businesses and industries. We provide a full spectrum of services – from security strategy development, to business transformation to managed security services – on demand and at a global scale.

Leveraging our global resources and next-generation technologies, we create an integrated, comprehensive program tailored to each organization’s specific business goals and industry. Recognizing that there is no finish line in securing enterprises, we are constantly collaborating at our global cyber labs and centers with our broad, interdisciplinary innovation ecosystem of the best minds in security. Our focus on continuous innovation gives us a front lines perspective that ensures we are adapting to match the pace of security challenges.

Accenture’s unique ability to combine deep Security expertise across Strategy, Technology and Operations means that it is able to offer clients an enterprise-wide security program to predict, protect, detect, and respond to threats in an industry specific context.


Do you have the deep functional and technical experience to help implement security solutions that align with our clients’ business objectives? Do you have the expertise to design and deliver solutions for establishing system user's credentials, and processes for applying those credentials to access enterprise systems and applications?

If so, read on and apply. Accenture’s more than 2,000 security professionals deliver holistic and proactive security solutions in 47 countries, and we’d love to discuss our open Identity and Access Management (IAM) Security Analyst role with you.


Although no two days at Accenture are the same, as an IAM Security Analyst you will:

• Grow your career in our training program to learn the latest security and Identity and Access Management skills

• Join your teammates to dive into IAM projects

• Roll up your sleeves and come up with good ideas to remediate security risks and implement best in class IAM solutions

• Work directly with clients and Accenture teams in a multi-disciplined team structure, designing and implementing IAM solutions across a variety of vendor products including Azure Identity suite, ForgeRock, Okta, SailPoint, CyberArk and others

• Contribute to the project with daily support which can include understanding clients IAM challenges, defining requirements and/or perform hands-on technology configurations

• Get a lot of experience working with the latest IAM technologies

• Work with a mentor to gain more knowledge of security and IAM solutions

• Share your thoughts – in a written report or during a presentation in front of a group – on ways to manage IAM risks

• Network within Accenture’s ‘culture of cultures,’ which includes everyone and a wide diversity of thought

Basic Qualifications

• Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in general Cybersecurity or Identity and Access Management domain

• Minimum of 1 years of experience in working with IAM solutions in one of the areas:

o Design and develop automated provisioning and reconciliation of IT resources

o Request-based application and resource provisioning

o RBAC authentication to entitled applications and resources

o Role based resolution of approvers for request approval flows

o Single Sign-on

• Experience in at least two or more of the following IAM Functional Skills:

o Access Management

o Identity Governance

o Directory Services

o Identity Provisioning

o Identity Management

o Identity Management as a Service

• Minimum of a bachelor's degree.

Preferred Skills:

• Exposure to IAM technologies

• Prior experience in deployment and implementation of custom applications

• Understanding of:

o Provisioning, Onboarding

o RBAC Authorization models

o SSO WAC technologies Enterprise SSO

o Federation

o Privilege Access Management

o Directory Services Meta-Directory Virtual Directory

o Authentication Methods

o Entitlement Management

o OAUTH, OpenID Connect



o HTML5, jquery, node.js

Professional Skills:

• Demonstrated creativity in complex problem solving and ability to work under pressure

• Are known as ‘analytical’ because you know how to solve problems

• Ability to take business problems, existing processes and technology and translate these into service and process requirements

• Enjoy working as a team player toward a common goal • Feel comfortable speaking up, as well as listening to others

• High energy levels and commitment to stringent timelines

• Ability to innovate and work on more than one project at a time

• Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present documentation and influence decision making

• Demonstrated leadership, teamwork and collaboration in professional setting; either military or civilian

Our Commitment to Inclusion & Diversity

At Accenture, inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and embedded in our core values. We are committed to creating a workforce where our people can feel comfortable, be themselves and contribute. Like Canada itself, Accenture employees represent a tremendous variety of cultures, ethnicities, beliefs, backgrounds and languages. We offer an inclusive environment regardless of personal characteristics such as ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or disability.

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Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with its clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments.

Working with Accenture in the United States,  you can join ranks with more than 211,000 people in 120 countries and work with clients in nearly every major industry worldwide, including 96 of the Fortune Global 100, more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500 and government agencies around the world. Accenture’s people build careers in different areas of business, specifically Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing, as well as within our internal corporate functions.

With the breadth of talent our people have, they not only build strong careers, they offer their talents and skills to help clients and communities around the world.