Federal - REMOTE NetWitness Content Specialist

  • Accenture Federal Services
  • Mar 20, 2020
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: San Antonio, TX

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.


Our technologies assist our clients with the identification, evaluation of security threats and the subsequent delivery of solutions to remediate these threats. They also anticipate security requirements and identify sound security controls for applications, systems, processes and organizations. We are currently searching for individuals with prior experience and working knowledge of malware analysis, incident management, and/or threat management.


Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Monitoring health and wellness - ensure environment is running correctly, efficiently and performance meets customer expectations.
  • Troubleshooting issues - determine root cause of outages, packet drops, issues with parsers/app rules.
  • Improving environment performance - have suggested and made changes to environment variables to increase performance of the deployment.
  • Creating new parsers - Creating new Lua parsers when requested (rare).
  • Responsible for deployment upgrade/migration to be completed by October 31st, 2019.
  • Handling new content requests - data onboarding, workflow creation, field mappings, report creation.
  • Troubleshooting issues - almost always looking into performance concerns, error logs, and/or engaging RSA Support for assistance with troubleshooting issues.
  • Handling environment maintenance and upgrades - writing SOPs for version upgrades and at times consulting on sizing and architectural concerns (SChannel, server hardware, etc).
  • Mediating between client and RSA resources when needed - for example when considering new purchasing of solutions/use cases.



Basic Qualifications:

  • 3 years RSA NetWitness experience in a work environment
  • 6+ months of prior coding/programming experience with LUA parsers
  • US Citizenship (No Dual Citizenship)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years IT experience in a work environment
  • RSA Archer Experience
  • Information security experience preferred - Splunk or any SIEM experience preferred

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required

for role.


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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