Accenture Compliance Risk and Governance Manager in Boston, Massachusetts
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We are currently looking for professionals for our Managed Detection & Response aka “MDR” practice with extensive experience in the following:
Job Description for Compliance Lead
This is a manager role in the MDR engineering team based out of North America. Embodying a Servant Leadership philosophy, you will be responsible for assessing, leading, and driving compliance initiatives throughout our global team. As a leader, you will report to the Director of engineering and will:
Lead a small team of talented individuals that are focused on driving security & compliance initiatives throughout our global business
Assess product, compliance, or operational risks and develop risk management strategies
Collaborate closely with senior technical leadership, product owners and other engineering teams on the planning, design, and implementation of changes throughout our cloud-based platform to ensure compliance
Assist external auditors and conduct internal audits
Serve as the subject matter expert for ISO-27001, SOC 1, SOC 2, PCI DSS, and other internal compliance programs
7+ years of experience implementing information security risk, governance, and control frameworks such as ISO-27001, SOC1, SOC2 and PCI DSS.
7+ years of experience in supporting or leading compliance initiatives in an agile software engineering organization
5+ years of experience in a management or leadership capacity
5+ years of experience of familiarity with security related activities such as: penetration testing, security boundary reviews (eg. Firewall rules, AWS security groups/IAM, etc.)
3+ years of proven experience working effectively with distributed teams across North America and/or India and other countries around the globe
BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical knowledge
Experience in CyberSecurity industry
Experience successfully implementing strong DevSecOps practices
Detail orientated and experience balancing multiple tasks and deadlines
Ability interact with internal and external stakeholders at executive level
Professional Skill Requirements:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational skills
Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities
Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment
Ability to perform at a high level within a technical team
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
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