Accenture Lead ICS Security Systems Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts
Accenture is a global collective of innovators whose aim is to improve the way the world works and lives. Empowered with innovative tools, continuous learning and a global community of diverse talent, we drive success in new business architecture that disrupts conventional practices. And we are looking to add an experienced Lead ICS Security Systems Engineer to an already outstanding team.
Accenture Security helps organizations prepare, protect, detect, respond to, and recover, at all points of the security lifecycle. We hire the very best security talent and arm them with the coolest tools and latest tech so they can help our clients build resilience as we create integrated, customized turnkey solutions. We blend risk strategy, digital identity, cyber defense, application security and managed service solutions to rethink the entire security lifecycle.
You Are passionate about security, love what you do and have a genuine desire to outsmart the bad guys. You have the experience to analyze a clients’ security posture, anticipate security requirements and help find right-sized solutions based on industry leading practices. You have a proven track record working successfully in a fast-paced, agile environment. You’re a creative, analytical problem solver with above average documentation skills who can speak to both technical and non-technical audiences. You are eager to put your skills to use by helping us help our clients inject security at every level of their organization.
In this role you’ll work alongside some of the largest utilities and national labs in the country, helping to design and implement security to an underserved group. You’ll work towards designing unique methods for systems in a research environment that don’t have a crystal clear set of product requirements. If you need a checklist of tasks provided to you, it’s unlikely you’ll find success in this role
You’ll spend your time focused on device communication, systems design and integration, network architecture and analysis, cyber design implementation and substation automation, to name but a few.
The technology spans traditional ICS (PLCs and controllers) and modern IT security implementations (segmentation, data aggregation, and SOAR) and requires familiarity with all concepts, and mastery of how these devices communicate.
As we'll be creating new processes and methods to support technology demonstrations, light coding and quick adoption of deep skills in new technology areas will be a great help, and prior successful development experience is required.
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OT / ICS Security system design and architecture
Network Security, L2/L3 Networking, and virtual environments
OT Protocol knowledge (ModBus, DNP3, EthernetIP, etc.)
OT / ICS / IoT device experience
Prior product design experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years work experience). If Associate’s Degree, must have equivalent minimum 6 year work experience.
Certifications like GICSP, GRID, CISSP, CCNA
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