Federal - Network Security Manager

Accenture, VA - Arlington, USA

Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

Here's what you need:

  • U.S. Citizenship required

  • 5 years active involvement in information systems management and accreditation activities within the national industrial security program (NISP), including detailed knowledge of the NIST risk management framework as well as federal IS assessment and auditing standards

  • Strong understanding of federal government requirements for handling, processing, and storing of information

  • Knowledge of information security architecture and engineering principles across multiple security domains (network, data, cloud, application, system security, etc.)

  • Written and verbal communication and presentation skills

  • Collaoration skills with technical and non-technical teams

  • Ability to work independently or manage a small team and/or work effort to determine methods and procedures that creates solutions for complex problems and furthers strategic objectives set by senior management

Bonus points if you have:
  • Previous experience as an information systems security manager (ISSM) for a cleared defense contractor, to include advanced knowledge of A&A processes and tools such as eMASS, DISA STIGs and SCAP tools
  • Information security certifications at a management level (i.e., CISSP, ISSAP, CAP, CASP+, CISM or ISSMP, etc.) demonstrating proficiency in risk management, security assessments, and government RMF/accreditation.
  • Project/program management credentials, experience, and/or training
  • Experience interacting regularly with client and company leadership
Important 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 Opportunity
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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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