Country:

United Kingdom

Cities:

Edinburgh, Manchester, Newcastle

Area of expertise:

Security

Job Description

Identity, Governance and Administration (IGA) Consultant

Avanade UK is looking to hire an experienced IGA Consultant for our UK Security Consulting practice.  This is a consultancy role which requires travel across the UK, however, during Covid19 travel to client’s site is not required. Office location can be Manchester, Newcastle or Edinburgh. 

Note: We are not able to accept applications from those requiring Visa/Work permit sponsorship. Applicants must already be eligible to live and work in UK.

About the role:

As an Identity, Governance and Administration Consultant, you will be working on some of the largest and leading-edge projects. This role is a customer facing and you will play an active role in transforming our client’s Identity Management platforms through designing and implementing Identity, Governance and Administration technologies, and aiding the business in changing business process across, HR, Security and IT to adopt the many benefits of Identity Automation, Access Governance and Access Management. You are comfortable meeting clients and leading workshops across Human Resources, Information Technology, Security and Application Owners.

About you:
Our Security team is now looking for a strong Identity, Governance and Administration Consultant to join our ever-growing team. To hit the ground running, you come with deep technical skills including:

Proven experience in designing and implementing Identity, Governance and Administration solutions such as those from markets leading vendors Saviynt and SailPoint.
Proven experience with at least two end to end deliveries of IGA solutions.
You will deliver throughout the project lifecycle hence is its important you are comfortable with performing discovery, analysis, design, build, test and deployment of IGA solutions. 

To be considered for this role you bring proven experience and deep understanding of Identity Management (Attribute flow, Identity Joining, Schema alterations, Group Management, Role Based Access Control, Certificate Management, provisioning techniques, Cloud provisioning (i.e. SCIM), Microsoft Hybrid Identity and Single Sign On technologies and protocols.

You also have a strong foundation across the Microsoft Security solution stack.  Experience and subject matter expertise in at least three of the technologies listed below is preferred:
Saviynt, SailPoint or similar
Microsoft Identity Services
o Azure Active Directory
o Active Directory Domain Services
o Azure AD Connect
o Microsoft Identity Manager

Additionally, candidates should demonstrate knowledge, experience and ideally hold certifications in the following areas:
Vendor equivalent certifications
CompTIA Security+
MCSE/MCSA

Benefits we offer:
Opportunity to work for Microsoft’s global alliance partner of the year (14 years in a row), with exceptional development and training (minimum 80 hours per year for training and paid certifications)
Private Medical Cover, Income Protection Policy, Extended benefits, Bonus, generous pension and much more!
Avanade University – real-time access to technical and skilled resources globally
Dedicated career advisor to encourage your progression
Engaged and helpful coworkers genuinely interested in you
Reward and Recognition scheme

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 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 http://www.avanade.com/

Avanade® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate applicants without regard to race, colour, 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.


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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 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.