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Accenture Security helps organizations

prepare, protect, detect, respond and recover along all points of the security

lifecycle. Cybersecurity challenges are different for every business in every

industry. Leveraging our global resources and advanced technologies, we create

integrated, turnkey solutions tailored to our clients’ needs across their

entire value chain. Whether we’re defending against known cyberattacks,

detecting and responding to the unknown, or running an entire security

operations center, we will help companies build cyber resilience to grow with

confidence. Our team of the security sector’s brightest people use the coolest

tech to out-hack the hackers and help clients build resilience from within. We

blend risk strategy, digital identity, cyber defense, application security and

managed service solutions to rethink the entire security lifecycle.

We are currently looking for

professionals for our Cloud Security practice with extensive

experience in the following:


Description for Cloud Security Senior Manager

Security and Risk professionals develop and deliver solutions

that protect enterprise systems, applications and data by establishing

policies, practices and tools that prevent unauthorized access, use,

disclosure, modification or disruption.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following


Provides solutions to complex business problems for area(s) of

responsibility where analysis of situations requires an in depth knowledge of

organizational objectives. Involved in

setting strategic direction to establish near term goals for area of

responsibility. Interacts with senior

management levels at a client and/or within Accenture, which involves

negotiating or influencing on significant matters. Has latitude in decision-making and

determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments. Decisions have a lasting impact on area of

responsibility with the potential to impact outside area of

responsibility. Manages large teams

and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or

within Accenture.


are currently looking for Senior Managers for our Security practice with

extensive experience in cloud security strategy, architecture, implementation

and operations for client sales and delivery projects.



Support the delivery of Accenture's security offerings related to cloud

security, including security governance (security policies and procedures),

security strategy (security planning), risk (risk assessments and management),

cloud data protection (classification, encryption, tokenization), cloud-based

identity and access management, technology/provider-specific cloud architecture

(AWS, Azure, Softlayer, VMware) and monitoring/analytics for and in the cloud

Ability to interpret relevance of security controls to relevant compliance with

legal, best-practice, and regulatory requirements for cloud environments

Developing and presenting at industry conferences as an expert in the Cloud

Security field

Lead the growth, development and support junior cloud security resources

Understand engagements, business drivers and security enablement opportunities

as it relates to our client's business

Demonstrate ability to lead and manage business development / proposal efforts

Business development responsibilities around cloud security including

origination, capture and relationship development

Ability to translate technical cloud security requirements into business terms

for executive stakeholders

Conduct cloud security strategy, readiness and discovery assessments; be

familiar with cloud security frameworks, compliance requirements and security


Deliver services that meet Accenture Project quality specifications

Ability to take initiative to communicate, interact, and collaborate with others

to ensure that all aspects of a task are addressed



• Minimum 5 years experience working SecaaS, Cloud Security or

Third Party / Cloud Security Assessments and/or AWS or Azure

• Industry recognized certification in security (e.g., CISSP,


• Minimum of 6 years managing projects using a standardized set

of project management principles

• Minimum of 6 years of technical writing and report generation

• Minimum of 5 years of managing teams of 5 or more resources

• Minimum 5 years experience with Cloud Security vendors in the

IAM, Data Protection, Monitoring and IaaS provider specific space

• Minimum 5 years experience Enterprise IT security risk

assessments and related frameworks (e.g., ISO 27000 series, NIST 800 Series,

COBIT, IT General Controls, etc.)

• Minimum 5 years experience conceptual knowledge of the

following regulations: PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley, HIPAA, GLBA, FISMA

• Minimum 5 years Experience with multiple, simultaneous vendor


• Bachelor's Degree

• Travel 80-100%



Experience in IT Security Testing (e.g., penetration testing, web application

security assessments, vulnerability assessments and technical security


Experience in Identity and Access Management

Experience in Infrastructure Security (virtualized environments a plus)

Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems

Experience with application development


Skill Requirements

• Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented


• Ability to work creatively and

analytically in a problem-solving environment

• Good communication (written and

oral) and interpersonal skills

• Good organizational, multi-tasking,

and time-management skills

• Able to meet requirements for

retaining professional security certifications

• Ability to successfully pass a

client background screening

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.

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