Organization: Accenture Federal ServicesLocation: RemoteWe 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 today's untenable status quo, helping clients take advantage of next generation technologies and approaches to realize more effective and sustainable security.You are:An innovator and problem-solver. You're 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:The Security Enhancement Engineer position is responsible for improving the overall securityposture for its customers by enhancing communication and automation betweenvarious security monitoring and alerting tools in the environment. The ideal candidate shouldbe able to integrate Splunk Enterprise Security and Splunk Phantom to create a single dashboardfor monitoring and responding to notable security events.
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Here is what you need:- 3 years of IT and/or Cyber experience- Hands on Splunk engineering experience- Experience with any SOAR (Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response) platform such as Phantom or DemistoBonus points if you have:- Experience scripting and working with APIs (preferably Python and REST APIs)- Linux system administration experience- You have one or more of the following certifications:- Cloud: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform)- SIEM: Splunk Certified Architect, Splunk Core Certified Consultant, SplunkTrust Member, Elastic Certified EngineerImportant Information:An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.Equal Employment OpportunityAll employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.
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