Accenture IAM Security Consultant in Canada

Title: IAM Security Consultant Location: Canada-Canada Job Number: 00591223

People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

Why Accenture Security?

In the world of security today, it is about the future, and in the future, technology is the disruptor. Digital technology is changing competitive landscapes and creating new opportunities for almost every organization. This situation plays directly to Accenture's strengths. With Accenture Security, we have created what we believe is the security firm of the future. It’s a very exciting place to be!

Our 5,000 strong team of security professionals combine deep business insight and tremendous technology understanding within the context of our client’s industry. There is no one player who can bring all of that together at the scale and with the degree of integration that we can. This is what our clients’ current challenges and opportunities demand of us and it is what makes us different to any other security firm in the market.

Advanced Security Analytics professionals develop and deliver solutions for organizations to gain visibility of security events within their environment. Build new or develop existing event correlation, reporting and remediation capabilities based on advanced monitoring use cases, external threat intelligence, and known traffic patterns. Identity new or develop existing data integration points to build a security data warehouse for the purpose of exploratory analytics.

Job Description

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.

Identity and Access Management professionals design and deliver solutions for establishing system user's credentials and processes for applying those credentials to access enterprise systems and applications.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Adapts existing methods and procedures tocreate possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems

  • Understands thestrategic direction set by senior management as it relates toteam goals

  • Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems

  • Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact withpeers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture

  • Determines methodsand procedures on new assignments with guidance

  • Decisions often impact the team in which they reside\

  • Manages smallteams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) ata client or within Accenture

  • Manages identitiesacross multiple platforms including AD, Azure AD, Azure AD B2C, MIM

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experiencewith planning and implementing IAM capabilities, including:

  • Identity Governance& Administration

  • Access Management &Federation

  • Directory Services

  • Identity as a Service(IDaaS)

  • Experience implementing packaged or custom IAM solutions,including but not limited to Oracle, IBM, CA, SailPoint, RSA/Aveksa, ForgeRock,Okta, Dell/Quest, PingIdentity, Securonix

  • Experience with MicrosoftAzure Active Directory and on-premise Active Directory operation, including anin-depth understanding of on-boarding cloud based applications

  • Good understandingof SSO and authentication technologies such as SAML, OpenID Connectand Kerberos

  • Hands-onDevelopment experience on any of programming/scripting language C#/.Net/Java/Powershell

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (e.g. Computer Science, CIS/MIS,Engineering)

  • Ability to meet travel requirements, whenapplicable

  • Must be eligible for Federal security clearance

Professional Qualifications:

  • Provensuccess in contributing to a team-oriented environment

  • Provenability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Desireto work in an information systems environment

  • Excellentleadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstratedleadership, teamwork and collaboration in professional setting; either militaryor civilian

Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law. Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities to current or former members of the armed forces.

We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 442,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com at http://www.accenture.com/ .

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