Automated Security Operation Lead

in the Automated Security Operation team

Are you willing to come and shape the future of security operations? In our European MSS, the Automated Security Operation team helps clients all over Europe implementing full scale SecOps leveraging cutting edge SOAR technologies.

About the role

+ Full-time position

+ Open for career levels 5-6

As the Automated Security Operation Lead you will:

+ Lead a team of Security Automation Engineers supervising all SOAR engineering activities (implement, maintain, operate) and ensuring team success and growth

+ Assess the market trends, and the competitive landscape on security automation and orchestration

+ Define security automation vision

+ Define long term roadmap and short-term plan for Accenture security automation platforms

+ Manage the entire lifecycle of SOAR platform

+ Work in partnership with the Managed Security Services teams to identify opportunities for improvement

+ Develop business cases for new features

+ Develop a methodology for successful identification, design, implementation and governance of security automation initiatives

+ Be the subject matter expert on security automation

+ Work closely with the SOC Managers and Solution Architects to bring the product vision to life

+ Communicates the roadmap periodically to all stakeholders including Accenture Security leadership

+ Manages release planning

+ Manage and prioritize automation program backlog

What it takesYou will succeed as the Automated Security Operation Lead if you have:• Minimum 7 years of experience in leading engineering teams and/or managing complex projects • Experience in product management • A passion for security automation and a solid understanding of security operations processes (incident response, vulnerability management, Identity and Access management …) • A passion for working directly with engineers as well as customers to understand use cases and requirements to tackle customers' most critical problems• Knowledge of security frameworks including MITRE ATT&CK, NIST, etc.• A BSc in Engineering, Computer Science or relevant field

How to stand outYou will thrive as a Automated Security Operation Lead if you:• Have previous experience working as Product Manager for security solutions• Have good experience in Project Management• Are experienced with Splunk, Splunk Enterprise Security or other SIEM platforms• Have experience with Splunk SOAR and/or Palo Alto Networks Cortex XSOAR (this is considered a plus)• Are proficient in enterprise architecture and security tools leveraged by SOC teams• Are experienced in collecting customer, security research, sales and market input for security use cases, validate those across customers and prospects and then prioritize development reflecting that input• Can work cross-functionally with other Accenture security teams to deliver unified value• Are comfortable working with global teams• Have solid analytical and decision-making skills to prioritize activities, issues, and business use in a fast-moving continuous delivery environment.• Are detailed-oriented with strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills• Are an avid learner, initiative-taker, and team player


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