Job description:

As part of the global Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT – Tier 3), investigate security incidents that may negatively impact Accenture (including hacking attempts, intrusions, virus infections, mishandling of information, and other security threats). Provide support during large incidents and investigations. Participate in threat hunting activities.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Analyze potential network security incidents to identify security breaches.

+ Investigate security breaches and make qualified decisions and recommendations for corrective action.

+ Participate in threat hunting activities.

+ Coordinate with other teams and organizations as necessary.

+ Assist in larger security incidents and more complex investigations.

+ Operate endpoint security and SIEM solutions.

+ Collaborate with Cyber Threat Intelligence and remediation teams

+ Manage security infrastructure

Working Arrangements:

+ Home office could be arranged

+ Travel requirements 0-5%.


Reports to: CIRT Infrastructure EMEA Lead

External relationships: Endpoint security and AV vendors.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:


+ Understanding of computer operating systems, including server operating systems (Windows & Linux)

+ Security analysis skills, including ability to analyze logs to detect required information and patterns

+ Understanding of network protocols & architecture

+ Understanding of cloud infrastructure (Amazon, Azure, Google)

+ Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload

+ Ability to manipulate and present data

+ Above average problem-solving skills

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills in English

+ Strong sense of ethics & values, ability to handle confidential situations with discretion

+ Strong willingness to learn and grow within the role

Nice to have

+ Experience in incident response or in other operational security roles

+ Experience with SIEM, EDR and intrusion detection solutions

+ Programming and scripting skills

+ Education: In course or advanced studies in Computer Sciences, Systems Engineering or related careers

+ IT Security certifications like GCIA, GCIH, GCIA, GREM, CEH, GCFA

The safety and well-being of our candidates and employees remain our priority. Please note that the recruitment process for opportunities in Accenture in Czech Republic will be conducted only via online format during the current coronavirus outbreak.


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.