Cloud Security Engineer

at Accenture
Published February 9, 2024
Location Washington, DC
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

At Accenture Federal Services, nothing matters more than helping the US federal government make the nation stronger and safer and life better for people.?Our 13,000+ people are united in a shared purpose to pursue the limitless potential of technology and ingenuity for clients across defense, national security, public safety, civilian, and military health organizations.

Join Accenture Federal Services to do the work you love in an inclusive, collaborative, and caring community, where you can be empowered to grow, learn and thrive through hands-on experience, certifications, industry training and more.

Join us to drive positive, lasting change that moves missions and the government forward!

**We are:**

Accenture Federal Services brings together cyber and IT security to provide federal agencies with the most comprehensive, resilient security architecture possible. Our strategic approach is designed to leapfrog todays untenable status quo, helping clients take advantage of next generation technologies and approaches to realize more effective and sustainable security. Through our diverse culture, workforce, and inclusive thinking, we embrace our employees' ideas, taking them from concept to practical solutions.

**You are:?** ?

An innovator and problem-solver. Youre an expert when it comes to protecting on-prem and cloud-based systems. And you can configure and deploy any security tool that comes across your desk. While staying on your toes, you design customized and cutting-edge solutions. You know security solutioning requires knowledge of infrastructure, trusted applications, continuous monitoring proper implementation of security appliances and virtual machines. You understand who or what is connecting to the network and how to properly implement security frameworks such as Access Control and Zero Trust.

**The Work:**

Responsible for defining and/or delivering modern infrastructure architectures solutions based on AWS and Microsoft Azure cloud and the broader client technology stacks with a focus on security. Your responsibilities include planning and design of the desired relationships and operating models across our client's software, hardware, networks, people and operations, to effectively operate in a Cloud oriented environment, CSP security services, and implementing secure cloud solutions.

**Heres what you need:**

+ 5 years of Cyber and/or IT experience

+ Experience configuring security controls and policies (I.E. NIST SP 800-53)

**Bonus Points if you have:**

+ Experience with zero trust implementation within a cloud environment

+ Experienced in the acquisition, design, sizing, deployment, installation, maintenance, operating and usage of the Government Enterprise networks

+ Familiarity with the NIST 800, FedRAMP, Risk Management Framework, Security Controls, and the Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA) operating standards and applicable guidelines

+ One or more related certifications:

+ CISSP

+ CCNP

+ Security+ Cloud Certifications such as: AWS Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Developer, Azure Fundamentals, Azure Administrator Associate, Azure DevOps Engineer

Compensation for roles at Accenture Federal Services varies depending on a wide array of factors including but not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set and level of experience. As required by local law, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York, or Washington State as set forth below and information on benefits offered is here. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/your-future-rewards-benefits)

**Role Location: Range of Starting Pay for role** :

California: $73,900 - $170,200

Colorado: $73,900 - $147,100

New York: $68,400 - $170,200

Washington State: $78,600 $156,600

**_What We Believe_**

_We have an unwavering commitment to diversity with the aim that every one of our people has a full sense of belonging within our organization. As a business imperative, every person at Accenture Federal Services has the responsibility to create and sustain an inclusive environment._

_Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.?_ Read more here (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/about/inclusion-diversity/us-workforce)

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_Accenture Federal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation._

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**_Requesting An Accommodation_**

_Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture Federal Services and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired._

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