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Threat & Vulnerability Security Consultant - Location Negotiable


Phoenix, AZ 85067
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Accenture Security and help transform leading organizations and communities
around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client
engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an
unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make
delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career. People in our Client & Market
career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to
increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required
promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales. Security professionals apply deep
security skills to design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications,
data, assets and people for Accenture and our clients.

Job Description Threat & Vulnerability Cybersecurity Consultant

Security and
Risk professionals develop
and deliver solutions that protect enterprise systems, applications and data by
establishing policies, practices and tools that prevent unauthorized access,
use, disclosure, modification or disruption.
Threat and Vulnerability
Management professionals perform technical security assessments to identify
vulnerabilities, misconfigurations and weaknesses that may lead to unauthorized
access of IT systems, applications, the data contained within or the corporate
network. Optimizes or Transforms portions or overall Threat & Vulnerability
Management capabilities or programs to reduce the risk of cyber attacks and
breaches. A professional at this osition
level within Accenture has the following responsibilities: Adapts existing
methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately
complex problems. Understands
the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team
goals. Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks
guidance on complex problems.
Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May
interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within
Accenture. Determines methods and
procedures on new assignments with guidance. Decisions often impact the
team in which they reside. Manages small teams and/or work efforts
(if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

Key Responsibilities May Include:

+ Delivery
of IT Security Engagements

+ Penetration
Testing (e.g., internal, external, wireless, physical, social, etc.)

+ Web
application security assessments (e.g., exploiting web app vulnerabilities
such as sql injection, cross-site scripting, parameter manipulation,
session hijacking, etc.)

+ Vulnerability
assessments (i.e., network vulnerability scanning)

+ Technical
security assessments (e.g., Windows, UNIX, firewalls, routers, oracle, sql
server, etc.) for Accenture's clients.

+ Provide
oversight for junior TVM testing resources

+ Work
with offshore delivery center testing personnel

+ Interact
with clients at a technical level.

+ Travel

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