Accenture’s Security Practice is one of the fastest-growing areas of the business with significant growth plans through additional recruitment and acquisitions. You will have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in Cyber Security, Strategy and Risk Management. The sheer variety and scale of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform to build a career.

You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that flourishes with shared success, innovative ways of thinking and enables boundary-less opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways.

Accenture Security experts:

+ Are highly credible with the ability to engage on a broad C-suite agenda. Possess the personal and professional attributes vital to guide senior leadership in the formulation of strategies that produce robust and multifaceted protective security capabilities as well as enterprise resilience capabilities.

+ Possess deep industry expertise sufficient to not only understand the nuances of an industry but also guide client executives in developing suitable strategies with limited capacity and constantly evolving threat landscapes.

+ Understand current and future client needs in the context of the security marketplace as well as client industry dynamics and applies insights to recommend short/long-term value creation for clients that have the appropriate level of impact.

Professionals in the Cloud Security Technical Manager role work with clients and other Accenture teams on technical solutions to implement Cloud Security controls that optimize the implementation and operations through automation and integrations in the cloud. We are looking to grow our team of people with technical knowledge on AWS, Azure or GCP Security to help large clients in Europe in their transition to cloud and optimization process to enable the benefits of the cloud.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Solve complex business problems in the Cloud Security domain, working closely with other Accenture teams and large clients across Europe

+ Craft and develop niche Cloud Security solutions that protect enterprise systems, applications, and data by establishing automation in cloud security controls

+ Evaluate solutions for implementation with a high degree of automation and proposes options to the client to facilitate decision-making.

+ Act independently to resolve and implement technical methods and procedures, support day to day on decisions with impact on client happiness.

+ Implement Cloud Security controls, automate deployment and provide integration expertise.

+ Interact with senior management at a client, (sometimes non-technical stakeholders)

+ Handle and coordinate with other Accenture teams to deliver specialized Secure Cloud work and automation.

What’s in it for you:

+ Bring Cloud Security innovation, intelligence, and industry experience together with the newest technologies to help clients innovate at scale and transform large businesses

+ Turn innovative ideas into business differentiation by crafting customized automated Cloud Security solutions

+ Deliver projects for global clients using the latest technology and automation to achieve speed and scale.

+ Collaborate with the brightest minds in security and use the coolest tech to innovate and pioneer security solutions to help clients build resilience and positive social impact.

+ Interact with confidence with highly positioned stakeholders internal and external, with clients and the ecosystem of technology solutions. Individuality, authenticity, and inclusivity are core aspects of our culture. At Accenture, we value the passion and strengths of our employees and help them in their careers to achieve high performance.

Key Requirements:

+ Hands-on experience in Cloud (AWS/GCP/Microsoft Azure) security architecture, security engineering, or equivalent experience with specific cloud certification.

+ Solid understanding of Security and Risk Management concepts, Infrastructure security, Network Architecture, system/application security and data security, supported by industry-recognized certifications in Security such as CISSP, CCSP, CCSK, CISA, CISM, etc.

+ Experience in Cloud and Infrastructure automation with scripting languages and tools such as Terraform or Python, JSON would be advantageous.

+ Experience in Dev-ops practice and tooling, Containers, secure development lifecycle or experience of handling or running operations Azure, AWS or GCP advantageous

+ Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

+ Excellent Business English (written and oral) and ability to communicate with non-technical stakeholders

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. Our 569,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners, and communities.


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.

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