Country:

Australia

Cities:

Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney

Area of expertise:

Security

Job Description

Do you know how to stop a sophisticated cyber threat? So, do we! 

Fortune 500 companies don’t need more cybersecurity; they need better cybersecurity. That's where you come in. Working with us, you can help to protect some of the world's biggest companies and keep their assets safe and secure.  

 

About us  

Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. We lead in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for our clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. We have 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. 

We offer clients the kind of security that will help them sleep well at night.  

 

About you

You’re a creative problem solver, always thinking ahead and spotting risks. Like a digital detective, you uncover and prevent cyber threats to protect businesses from risks they may not even know they face. You’re as happy to work independently as you are supporting junior colleagues.  

 

About the role

You will provide consultative Security Services to help clients protect their information, critical infrastructure applications, and key business processes against cyber threats. You will understand and translate customer security and risk management needs into business solutions by using the Microsoft Ecosystem to enable compliance and appropriate risk mitigation. You will support new business initiatives and innovations by using your judgment on a regular basis to run risks. Along with this, you work to increase customer trust approaching security and compliance targets as fundamental building blocks. 

 

On a typical day, you'll

  • Monitor use of computer files/intellectual property and regulates access to safeguard information 

  • Perform required audits and tests related to the Business Continuity Plans 

  • Requires analysis and solving of moderately complex problems 

  • Design and implement security related tools and services, building solutions by demonstrating and adapting existing methods and procedures 

  • Performs testing to evaluate vulnerability and threat with client input 

  • Requires understanding of the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals. 

  • Communicate with project partners to convey requirements of process and technical improvements 

 

Your skills

As a potential member of our growing Security Consulting practice, you must have a confirmed foundation across the Microsoft Security solution stack. You have experience in at least three of the technologies listed below: 

  • Active Directory Federation Services 

  • Active Directory Domain Services 

  • Azure Active Directory basic, P1 and P2 

  • Microsoft Intune 

  • Azure RMS/Azure Information Protection 

  • Enterprise Mobility and Security Suite (EM+S) 

  • Office 365 

  • Azure B2B 

  • Azure B2C 

  • Microsoft CASB 

  • Office 365 Security 


Additionally, you demonstrate knowledge, experience and ideally hold certifications in the following areas: 

  • CompTIA Security+ 

  • Microsoft Mobility MCP Exam 98-368 

  • MCSE/MCSA 

 

To supplement the technical knowledge and project delivery experience, you will come from a Consulting background with good customer facing skills, the ability to assemble customer requirements and produce high quality written deliverables. You should have strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as hold tertiary qualifications in Technology, Engineering or a related field. As a consultant, you must be willing and able to travel within Australia,

You are an Australian Citizen and have the ability to gain Security Clearance.


 

Avanade® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status. 


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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.