Application Security Engineer

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.

Join Accenture’s Security team in Heerlen and 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.

Your job

As Application Security Engineer you will collaborate closely with your team to provide excellent operational support of the applications you are responsible for. Your role will include supporting and troubleshooting incidents reported by both business users and internal teams, but also on supporting maintenance activities such as routine upgrades, patching and performance monitoring.

Your team

Accenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights and the latest digital methodologies to help clients innovate, grow and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.

Together with our talented international colleagues, we focus on connecting the needs of businesses with the new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding clients to select and implement the right technologies to transform their businesses. In the Accenture Innovation Center in Heerlen we have the right mix of Technology experts and innovative graduates to provide creative, smart and industry-changing solutions. Our expertise ranges Blockchain to Robotics Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence to Cloud Services.

We do not only want to impact our clients but also the people around us and the region we work and live in. With the right personal coaching and the local and international projects, you can be at your best and shape your career.

Your backgroundPreferred technical skillset:
  • Good understanding of Basic Java/other coding languages
  • Good understanding of security guidelines & general IT systems
  • Strong knowledge in one or more of the following operating systems: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Unix, and OS X.
Functional skillset:
  • Preferably experience with service management/operations work, along with change/incident management processes
  • Preferably at least ITIL Foundation certified
  • Problem solving mindset
  • Ability to diagnose & address application issues
  • Strong Communication skills (Written and Verbal) in both English and Dutch
Our Offer

At Accenture we provide you with the equipment and training necessary to put your skills and strengths into place and be ready for the future. Our diverse workplace enables 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 - whatever it is you're great at. Besides this we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation, for example: bicycle plan, travel expenses and NS business card
  • Laptop & smartphone
  • Bonus, expense allowance & pension arrangement
  • Flexible pay of 13th month and holiday allowance
Interested?

Are your ready to join Accenture as Application Security Engineer? Apply now and change the world around you.

Questions? Connect with Ruben van Nunen, ruben.van.nunen@accenture.com.

Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.

Apply

Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

First Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.

Second Interview

In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.

Offer

If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.