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Accenture OT Security Senior Manager in Montreal, Canada

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career

Why join Accenture’s security practice?

Serving as a trusted security partner for more than 20 years to more than 330 clients across 70 countries, Accenture’s security practice helps organizations build resilience from the inside out so they can operate and grow confidently in a rapidly evolving threat landscape. Our 5000 security professionals bring exceptional industry expertise to tailor intelligent security services to our clients’ unique businesses and industries. We provide a full spectrum of services – from security strategy development, to business transformation to managed security services – on demand and at a global scale.

Leveraging our global resources and next-generation technologies, we create an integrated, comprehensive program tailored to each organization’s specific business goals and industry. Recognizing that there is no finish line in securing enterprises, we are constantly collaborating at our global cyber labs and centers with our broad, interdisciplinary innovation ecosystem of the best minds in security. Our focus on continuous innovation gives us a front lines perspective that ensures we are adapting to match the pace of security challenges.

Accenture’s unique ability to combine deep Security expertise across Strategy, Technology and Operations means that it can offer clients an enterprise-wide security program to predict, protect, detect, and respond to threats in an industry specific context.


• Lead Accenture’s ICS Security practice nationally

• Collaborate with other practices and industry leads to support client proposals and projects

• Drive growth of the ICS Security practice by leveraging your network of key stakeholders

• Act as point person for RFP responses and business development activities for ICS Security across Canada

• Manage and coach ICS Security resources, maintaining chargeability within the group.

• Conduct security reviews and assessments of clients’ operational technology and ICS security risk landscapes to advise on enhancements, and develop strategies, roadmaps and new operating models to help clients achieve these enhancements.

• Support the creation of new product and service offerings to reduce cyber risk in ICS environments.

• Apply deep security skills to provide the following Security Services: design, build and protect industrial control systems, applications, data, assets and people for Accenture and our clients.

• In addition, the role might require providing services to help clients protect their operational technology against cyber threats.

• Provide in-depth knowledge of industrial cyber security network architecture and program best practices.

• Facilitate workshops and coordinating resources for reducing industrial cyber risk

Basic Qualifications:

• Experience leading a team of security professionals and security programs

• Experience leading the business development and sales capture process with extensive leadership contacts

• Minimum of 7 years of experience designing and delivering a broad range of ICS security services for clients

• Minimum 5 years’ experience implementing industrial cyber security solutions and facilitating ICS cyber risk assessments

• In possession of, or able to qualify for, Canadian security clearance

Preferred qualifications:

• Minimum Bachelor’s degree

• Industry recognized Professional Security certification required (CISSP/CISM/GICSP)

• Experience working for the Big 5 consulting firms is highly desired

• PMP preferred

• Knowledge of ICS Security vendors and ICS Security product capabilities

• Ability to lead a team and counsel others is a must

Professional Skill Requirements

• Ability to lead and manage dynamic multi-region teams

• Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment

• Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

• Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

• Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills

• Demonstrated leadership, teamwork and collaboration in professional setting; either military or civilian

Our Commitment to Inclusion & Diversity

At Accenture, inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and embedded in our core values. We are committed to creating a workforce where our people can feel comfortable, be themselves and contribute. Like Canada itself, Accenture employees represent a tremendous variety of cultures, ethnicities, beliefs, backgrounds and languages. We offer an inclusive environment regardless of personal characteristics such as ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or disability.

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If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

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