Alison Penny

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£Competitive + Car Allowance & Training – UK Wide, M32

A Technical Consultant / IAM Consultant (Identity & Access Management Tech) is needed to join a specialist provider of fully managed ID Solutions. This is a fantastic opportunity for consultants at various levels of experience to progress their career delivering IAM projects at client sites across the UK (we don’t mind where you are based).

Established in 2008 this leading provider manages over 500,000 identities in 67 countries for an impressive client list that includes major financial institutions, high street retailers and global charities. Offering a wide portfolio of services, ranging from expert consultancy to fully managed solutions their ‘raison d’etre’ is to make sure customers maximise their return in identity management technology.

Joining as the Technical Consultant / IAM Consultant you will work across ongoing projects and managed service contracts to implement complex identity management systems (depending on experience you will also take the lead on projects). Whether you are managing projects throughout the project lifecycle; capturing requirements; designing and implementing solutions; producing technical documentation; handing over to support or working with colleagues, customers and suppliers you will play a vital role ensuring IAM Projects are delivered to the client specification on time.

To qualify… You should be an Technical Consultant (Identity & Access Management Tech) / Identity & Access Management Consultant / Field Engineer / Security Consultant / IAM Consultant / Information Security Consultant  / Managed Services Consultant / IT Project Manager / Professional Services Consultant or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Technical expertise in a leading identity and access management technology (ideally the Ping Identity suite or leading Identity as a Service (IDaaS) platforms such as Okta or Microsoft Azure AD);
  • Knowledge of federated authentication and web access management techniques;
  • Experience in a technical consulting role;
  • Experience with Linux and Windows server operating systems;
  • Experience with Java;
  • Excellent communication (written / oral) and interpersonal skills;
  • You are a creative problem solver;
  • The ability to work both within a team and individually.
Any knowledge or exposure to API authorization technologies to include best-practice design patterns e.g. OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect, identify lifecycle / provisioning systems would be advantageous but full training is provided. As would experience with PHP and / or C#.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic Technical Consultant (Identity & Access Management Tech) looking to join a leading firm where you will have a real input in how the company develops. In return, expect great benefits such as Share Options, Car Allowance Pension and more.