Country:

United States

Cities:

Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, Minneapolis

Area of expertise:

Security

Job Description

Are you ready to tackle some of the biggest challenges in cybersecurity?


At Avanade, cybersecurity consultants are innovators, risk-takers, and challengers of the status quo. If you’re an experienced Data Protection Consultant, who can help our clients solve complex Data Protection business challenges across the Microsoft 365 platform and end-user devices, this might be the perfect

opportunity for you.


About the Role in Our Security Practice:

In a client-facing consultancy role, you will work on exciting projects that transform our client’s Digital Identity solutions through the design and implementation of predominantly Microsoft Data Protection technologies, with a focus on the Microsoft 365 security capabilities. As a member of our security practice, you will work for both Avanade and Accenture clients, ranging from medium to large global enterprise clients.


Join a curious and diverse team that’s passionate about next-gen tech and establish yourself as a Leader in the Data Protection space. Together, let’s transform cybersecurity.


About You:

You are a Data Protection Consultant interested in joining our security practice, and are:

● Experienced in consulting and advisory discussions with clients and other consulting firms

● Talented in designing and implementing technology solutions

● Experienced in working with or leading medium to large teams

● Able to collaborate within a large global organization


What We Need:

We are vendor agnostic. However, experience working on the Microsoft platform is preferred along with:

● Proven experience in the design and implementation of Microsoft Endpoint Manager/Microsoft

Intune for use of managing device types across iOS, Android and Windows Devices

● Knowledge of securing Office 365, leveraging Microsoft Secure Score

● Understanding of Microsoft Information Protection with data classification infrastructures and

techniques to classify data both on-premises and in the cloud

● Relevant experience with Data Loss Prevention technologies across endpoints

● A deep understanding of the underlying Identity and Access management solutions required to

operate Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Threat Protection capabilities


Our Benefits:

● Opportunity to work for Microsoft’s Global Alliance Partner of the Year (17 of the last 20 years)

● Exceptional development and training to help you understand Microsoft's broader Security, Compliance, and Identity (SCI) ecosystem with a minimum 80 hours/year of training and paid certifications

● Avanade University – real-time access to technical and skilled resources globally

● Dedicated career adviser to encourage your progression

● Reward and recognition program

● Full benefits package including medical coverage, income protection policy, extended benefits, bonus program, generous retirement plan, and much more.


Avanade requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Avanade will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement on an individual basis.


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 to date 36,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by

Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at http://www.avanade.com/


Avanade® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate applicants without regard to 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.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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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.