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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Software & Information Technology
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      January 21,2022
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    Data Security Lead (Netherlands)

    The Data Security Lead is required to grow Accenture's security offerings related to information security, with a focus on designing data encryption programs, developing policies and procedures, strategy, additionally will include data classification, data privacy/risk assessments, and implementation of data security programs and data security as a service.

    Your job

    You will be building the internal Data Security capability in the Netherlands, while leading project teams and working in the following areas:

    • Secure Data Strategy - Embedding security into the overall approach and vision for data in an organization.
    • Secure Data Governance - Enabling the people & process of an organization to secure the flow of data through the organization.
    • Secure Data Integration - Incorporating secure technological and business processes to align data from various sources.
    • Data Protection - Provide immutable capabilities layered on top of data at rest or in motion to secure the contents from unauthorized access.
    • Data Control - Implementation of technical capabilities such as rights management to enforce the movement or transmission of data.
    • Data Security in the Cloud - Implementation of technical capabilities to protect and secure data in the cloud.
    • Database Security – Implementation of technical capabilities to protect and secure structured and unstructured database assets.
    • Secure Data Analytics - Collection and analysis of business and event data to drive security value and enabling the utilization of data as a business asset.

    You will be responsible for the planning, architecture, and delivery of Data Security implementations while managing one or multiple project teams under your supervision.

    • Planning, architecture, and delivery of Data Security implementations while managing one or multiple project teams under your supervision.
    • Cultivate and maintain relationships with key client stakeholders
    • Manage large Data Security delivery programs consisting of multiple projects, workstreams, phases, or releases, including financials and staffing
    • Drive Data Security and Protection security opportunities, including solution planning, deal shaping, estimating, and pricing
    • Lead Data Security proposal development and sales/marketing collateral
    • Grow Data Security encryption services/business line
    • Lead Data Security and Protection strategy, roadmap, and vision definition
    • Develop new offerings and go to market strategies with data teams
    • Maintain relationships with technology vendors to develop offerings, as well as with internal security & non-security teams
    • Assist in the development of point of view, white papers, industry thought leadership, and produce knowledge capital

    Your team

    At Accenture Security, we lead the field with our holistic approach, working carefully with our clients to help them identify and address security challenges. The impact of our work reaches throughout the entire security lifecycle and across value chains, ultimately keeping businesses and end users protected all over the world.
    In practice, that might mean deploying cutting-edge security systems, using AI to analyze security risks, or developing defense strategies based on a combination of technology and user behavior. We aren't limited to a single set of tools to deliver security for our clients, so we take a proactive and creative approach to finding the best solution for every security problem.

    Your background

    Here's what you need:

    • Significant experience of security architecture experience designing and implementing data security solutions involving data encryption.
    • Significant experience assessing or building programs in data protection: data encryption (FPE), tokenization, masking, and key management
    • Significant experience in data encryption solutions within cloud environments (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP)
    • Significant hands-on experience with one or multiple Data Security Technologies and Platforms (DLP, DAM, Data Masking, File Encryption, Tokenization, KMS/EKM, etc.)

    Bonus points if you have:

    • Experience leading the business development and sales capture process & growing a team
    • Deep understanding of data protection with extensive leadership contacts
    • Security professional certification such as CISSP, CISM, CISA, CIPP or ISO 27001
    • Recognized technical certifications (Symantec CSP in Data Protection, Certified McAfee Security Specialist CMSS DLP Focus, Websense Data Security Suite DSS Professional, or Informatica Certified Specialist or Expert, etc.) is a plus
    • Deep understanding of privacy/data privacy standards and regulations local, domestic (The Netherlands) and global (Personal Data Protection Act, ISO, NIST 800-53, HIPAA, Privacy by Design, GDPR, EU Data Protection Directives, etc.)

    Our offer

    Accenture is an incredible place to work - and continue learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow what you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.
    Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

    • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)
    • An expense allowance
    • Discount on Accenture shares
    • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week


    Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.
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