IT Security Engineer

Career Track: Client Delivery & Operations

Role: IT Security Engineer

Location: San Antonio, Texas, United States

IT Security Engineer within Network Services will be directly involved in the coordination, development, and operational support of IT security solutions for the Accenture Infrastructure Outsourcing organization. This includes standard IT security solutions that satisfy Accenture internal IT security policies and, as required, will also include solutions for client outsourcing engagements. Additionally, the Security Engineer may be asked to lead project activities with a multi-regional scope which includes resource requirements across Infrastructure Outsourcing.

Job Description

IT Security Engineer will serve in these primary capacities:

  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert resource within the security technology areas
  • Experience with Cisco ASA firewalls, Fortinet appliances and PulseSecure VPN
  • Have good knowledge of Juniper security solutions including Netscreen and SRX
  • Some working experience of VMwareNSX firewalls at administrator level
  • Working knowledge of security logs extracted from HP Arc Sight and syslogd
  • Provide technical recommendations for Accenture's networking infrastructure within subject matter areas
  • Design, develop and document security architectures that support Accenture's evolving business needs
  • Serve as project resource periodically for moderately-sized activities
  • Participate in pilot implementations of newly developed security solutions and product sets
  • Support operational transition of infrastructure solutions to Global Network Operations Center (GNOC)
  • Provide Tier 3/4 escalation support for production network problems within Accenture's security infrastructure and client outsourcing solutions
  • Evaluates requests for service and identifies the solution
  • Active contributor and performer as part of a global team
  • Tenaciously identifies issues and their solutions then propose and implement to provide business with stable infrastructure

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience working with UNIX systems, hardening, patching, maintenance (Red Hat EL) is a plus
  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience with extensive IT Operations and Team Management experience
  • Minimum 5 years' experience work experience in designing security architecture and operations.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience scripting languages (Perl, Shell, C++) is a plus

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong general knowledge of CCNA level
  • Strong time management skills

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