Job description

Cloud Security Consultant


Accenture’s Security Practice is one of the fastest growing areas of the business with significant growth plans through additional recruitment and acquisitions. The cyber security manager provides advisory and technical expertise to help our clients design and deploy state of the art cyber security practices and operating models. You will provide subject matter expertise and utilize your business acumen to work collaboratively with our clients to advise, design, build and implement pragmatic cyber security solutions.


Some of the Interesting Aspects of your Role Include


·       Working with global organizations and the related complexity of their cyber security requirements.

·       Working in a multi-disciplined team of Strategy, Digital and Technology professionals to bring the best of Accenture to our clients.

·       Customizing Accenture's knowledge assets to support designs that are appropriate for each client.

·       Designing a pragmatic but effective cyber security defense for our clients.

·       Develop Accenture Security footprint in the market.



Your role


As a Cloud Security Consultant, you will:


•    Manage and deliver cloud transformation projects from the early planning phase through the successful deployment.

•    Perform form current state assessments of a client’s cloud infrastructure, develop strategies and roadmaps for improvement and advise in further securing the clients’ cloud environments and interaction with their on-premise infrastructure.

•    Assist clients in developing strategies to secure their cloud environment by providing high value consultancy work. 

Your Qualifications


·       Master's degree

·       1 to 3 years of strong experience in design and architecture of cloud security with at least one of the following cloud environments: Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services (AWS)

·       2 years in a professional’s services or security audit firm

·       Excellent communication and presentation skills, both written and oral in English and, Dutch or French

·       Strong business acumen

·       Demonstrable client/result oriented approach

·       Strong interpersonal skills: able to lead a team, work under pressure and flexible

·       Relevant security certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or SABSA or, cloud certifications such as CCSP, AWS or Azure are a plus



About Accenture

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 more than 482,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at


Our offer


All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to improve your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.


Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.