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Are you ready to put your security skills and abilities into practice? Come join Accenture and let us help you create the perfect foundation for a security career within technology security consulting.  

Career opportunity with global market leader

If you join Accenture, you can make great ideas happen for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

Security is one of the fastest growing and most rapidly evolving areas in IT in general, and at Accenture in particular. We work with large Danish and Nordic enterprises on mission-critical infrastructure and system integration projects with security as either an integral part of these programs or as critical stand-alone security projects. As a security graduate at Accenture, you will advance your career through professional training, achieve certification, and have the opportunity to work with other highly professional and skilled resources at a global level. You will use state-of-the-art tools and methods to assist our corporate clients and public institutions with the entire range of our security offerings. You will be a key player in developing security strategies and enterprise security architecture, but also participate in full-scale security implementations, including defining, designing, implementing, and testing all aspects of both technical and organizational security.

Our security consultants play a critical role on projects by advising our clients on the best way to protect their assets and ensuring compliance while maximizing the value of their business.

Your uniqueness is our strength Despite what you may think about the consulting world, you will never be reduced to merely a suit and tie here at Accenture. In fact,   we encourage you to be YOU (https://youtu.be/RcRp33Xcydk)   and bring your unique personality and skills forward. Why? Because that is exactly what allows us to promote innovation and out-of-the-box thinking. We welcome you into a diverse organization with room for flexible working conditions and different cultures and personalities. Here, you will be part of a truly international environment where we collaborate across borders to succeed.

What we are really looking for is curious minds – new colleagues who are open-minded and ready to learn. Since you will be working with our clients, you need to be able to work creatively and analytically with others to address complex problems and focus on finding the right solutions. If that, is you, you will fit right in. Furthermore, we imagine that you:

+ Are finishing your bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, IT , Engineering or Cyber security – M.Sc./ civ.ing . preferred, with excellent academic record.

+ Have a strong IT and security interest that you wish to develop further.  

+ Are fluent in English  or/and Danish.

+ You have an active interest in and want to develop expertise in any of the following areas.

+ Cyber security (penetration testing, threat hunting and forensic analysis)

+ Security incident and event monitoring (SIEM)

+ Network security monitoring (NSM)

+ Identity and Access Management (IAM)

+ Cloud and container security.

+ You have experience with one or more of the following technologies: Java based technologies, Microsoft .NET (Biztalk, SQL Server), and/or Oracle/IBM (middleware, database)

+ Proven success in contributing to a team- and project-oriented environment.

+ Ability to work creatively and analytically with complex IT issues.

+ Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

The key aspects of this work include

+ Helping organizations to work through complex business and technology issues and to provide innovative and holistic approaches within the Cyber Security area.

+ Leading or participating in agile security teams with focus on areas like Container Security, Penetration test, Vulnerability Management, Threat Hunting, Forensic Analysis and Network Security.

+ Advising clients in understanding the role of cyber security by providing actionable guidance that is designed to future-proof their businesses.

+ Developing next generation security design and transition approaches by driving security technology architecture and infrastructure design activities

+ Business risk analysis, security testing and benchmarking

+ Enterprise and technical security architectures

+ Data protection and privacy - securing information and sensitive data flows.

+ Business security strategy continuit y , implementation, governance, compliance, monitoring and risk management.

+ Business resilience services

+ Identity and Access management

+ Infrastructure security like network zoning and security monitoring and management

+ SOA and middleware security

+ Securing enterprise applications like ERP ( SAP and Oracle )

+ Biometrics and smart identity solutions

+ Being close but neutral with enterprise security vendors and products like IBM, Oracle, Symantec, Microsoft and EMC

+ Gap analysis between requirements and IT capabilities

Ways we will help you succeed and develop into a security consultant At Accenture, we invest heavily in developing your professional skills. More than just a first step, we are ready to help you   turn your passion into an exciting career journey (https://www.accenture.com/dk-en/careers/life-at-accenture/entry-level) . 

+ You will receive ongoing training that extends your skills on a continuous basis, allowing you to develop tailored security expertise quickly.  You will receive on-going training that builds and extends your skills on a continuous basis, allowing you to develop tailored expertise quickly. You will have direct access to state-of-the-art technologies, tools, and developer kits from all the major hardware and software houses, keeping you on cutting-edge of your area of expertise.

+ You will learn from day 1 as you will be part of solving the most complex technology challenges for our international clients, transforming their business.

+ You will get your own career counselor who interacts with you on a regular basis, ensuring you a career path that suits your needs and ambitions. Through our buddy - network you will have easy access to knowledge and networks both on a professional and a social level.

+ While at Accenture, we offer you social activities like our Corporate Citizenship, Women's Network, Parent at Accenture, Environment Group, Mental Health Ally program and Pride and Cross-culture. We also have a lot of social gatherings such as Friday Get-Together once a month, office parties and events with your team throughout the year with a focus on personal and professional development.

+ Our employees are our most important asset, and we provide an environment that encourages a healthy work/life balance. For example, we offer working from home when the project allows it.

Ready to shape the future? Then submit your application! We are hiring for our offices in Aarhus and Copenhagen. 

Please make sure to upload the following documents:

+ Cover letter and CV

+ High school, B.Sc. and/or M.Sc. grades  

Equal is greater than – Accenture welcomes and encourages applications from diverse backgrounds related to gender, age, ethnicity, culture, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values, providing an environment where everyone brings distinct experience, talent, and culture to their work. We invite you to be part of this diversity!

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and need special assistance due to a disability or accommodation for a disability, please call us at +45 7228 8000.

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