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. If you're looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. You will advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success and diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways.

Accenture Security professionals:

• Are highly credible with the ability to engage on a broad C-suite agenda. Possess the personal and professional attributes necessary to guide senior leadership in formulating strategies that produce robust and dynamic protective security capabilities and enterprise resilience capabilities.

• Possess deep industry expertise sufficient to understand an industry's nuances and guide client executives in developing suitable strategies with limited capacity and ever-changing threat landscapes.

• Understand current and future client needs in the context of the security marketplace and client industry dynamics and applies insights to recommend short/long-term value creation for clients with the appropriate impact.

• As a Cloud Security Associate Director / Principal Director, you drive client discussions directly with clients. You will work with other Accenture teams on delivering Cloud Security solutions and/or support more significant Accenture Cloud Transformation deals to help clients in Europe to enable the benefits of the cloud with confidence.

Key Responsibilities:

· Collaborate with Accenture teams to include and integrate Security in large Cloud Transformation and Migration solutions to lower risks and protect client enterprise systems, applications, data, processes, and customer experiences.

· Drive client technical workshops and business discussions, helping decision making, and closing Cloud Transformation deals with Security scope included.

· Solution complex and large Cloud Security opportunities, working closely with other Accenture teams and clients across Europe.

· Evaluate, estimate, and document solutions with detailed scope, working with multiple teams and client stakeholders.

· Interact with senior management at Accenture and clients, sometimes non-technical stakeholders.

· Manage and coordinate with multiple teams to gather information and resolve Cloud Security-related issues needed to solve and sell Cloud opportunities across Europe with Security embedded and independently lead the delivery of large project streams.

· Initiate and drive innovation activities to increase efficiencies and quality through assets or knowledge.

· Known as a critical contributor or known as Cloud Security Subject Matter Expert in a particular sub-domain

· Grow teams and provide career advice and coaching as people lead.

Key Requirements:

· Senior Security profile with a deep 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.

· Strong knowledge in Google Cloud security architecture, security engineering, or equivalent experience with specific cloud certification.

· Experience with Sales and Solutioning of Cloud opportunities would be advantageous.

· Knowledge in Dev-ops practice and tooling, Containers, secure development lifecycle or managing or running operations on GCP

· 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

What's in it for you:

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

· Turn innovative ideas into business differentiation by creating customized Cloud Security solutions.

· Sell and solution large opportunities for clients using the latest technology 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 confidently 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 our employees' passion and strengths and help them achieve high performance in their careers.

About Accenture:

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world's largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion, or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic, or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law. We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.


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