Senior Data Protection Consultant (Security)

Avanade Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 2 months ago

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

Limitless learning. Ambitious growth. That's what you get when you choose to join and build your career at Avanade.

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, this might be the perfect opportunity for you.

About the Role

In a client-facing consulting role, you will work on exciting projects that transform our client's Data Protection 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 Security space. Together, let's transform cybersecurity.

About You

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

Fully accountable to lead and manage work streams and ensure work is coordinated across different areas, processes, or projects

Create and validate the detailed design of solution components in accordance with the target solution within environments of medium size and complexity

Lead small to medium project general design and delivery (solution architecture and associated infrastructure or business and functional requirements)

Highly regarded and proactive, builds trust with clients at multiple levels, sought out for follow up work

Able to prepare well written, logical, concise material without guidance

Can identify or extend current opportunities at the account level and contribute to upselling activities

Consistently presents well to audiences of all sizes and challenges client assumptions constructively

Completes defined work streams on time, on budget and with the expected level of quality within the scope of the role

Makes internal contributions to practice

Client Impact

You solve complex problems that span across work domains requiring considerable judgement of contextual factors

You have wide scope for autonomous decision-making within established work plans

You develop a strong client relationship and contribute to sales outcomes

You work well under guidance and direction, but fully independent in own work

You identify utilities, tools or processes to improve project development

You structure and deliver work results against defined standards and maintain structured, accurate and current work records

What We Need

Subject matter expert, who has experience working on the Microsoft platform

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

Third Party Tools

Broad understanding and ability to articulate compliance frameworks (GDPR, HIPPA, PCI, etc)

Broad conceptual understanding of data governance and protection

Documented policies



Microsoft Skills & Industry Knowledge

Intune (MAM specifically)

Windows 10/11

Microsoft Azure Active Directory

Connecting Apps (MCAS)

Managing Alerts (MCAS)

Labeling (AIP/MIP)

Authentication (AIP/MIP)

DLP Templates (DLP)

Azure Rights Management (AIP)

Configuring custom DLP Policies (DLP)

Integration point understanding:

Azure Active Directory

Conditional Access


Data Lifecycle Stages (DLP)

DLP Risk, Limitations, and Considerations (DLP)

Data Discovery & Classification (DLP)

Azure App Configuration (MCAS)

Cloud Storage Apps (MCAS)

Cloud App Alerts (MCAS)

Preferred Certifications

Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate (MS-500)

Secure data access within Office 365

Manage Azure information Protection (AIP)

Manage Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

Implement and manage Microsoft Cloud App Security (MCAS)






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 more

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 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.

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.


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