United Kingdom


Coventry, Edinburgh, London, Manchester, Newcastle

Area of expertise:

Advisory Services

Job Description

Job Summary & Profile

·       As a Digital Identity Consultant, you understand your clients’ identity needs inside and out. You have a unique ability to solve unique problems and work with your clients from the earliest visions to the final solutions. 

·       You will deliver Identity-focused projects which enhance maturity, define strategy, solve technology issues, reduce security risk, and enable new ways of working.

·       We are looking for people who understand the Digital Identity world, including key skills such as IDAM, PAM, workplace solutions, cyber security, and compliance. We believe in hiring from all professional backgrounds, including consulting specialists, ex-technologists, people from industry, pre-sales architects, academics and more.

The Opportunity at Avanade

·       Avanade is a leader in the digital innovation space for over 20 years. We are building an advisory practice to drive and support our global end-to-end identity and security services.

·       As part of this growing team, you will help us think and do big things in the Digital Identity space. You will transform client operations, create new offerings, define, and lead engagements, sell meaningful services, and grow a diverse team.

·       Avanade was formed as a joint venture between Accenture and Microsoft in 2000 and already boasts 50,000+ technology consultants. Avanade also has more Microsoft qualified security consultants than any other partner. Our unique relationship enables Avanade to work on a huge range of projects and use an exceptional resource and capability pool for our own engagements.

Your Experience

·       You have delivered, or supported, a range of Identity centric projects and have a good understanding of Identity governance, controls, security principles, architecture, and technologies.

·       You are comfortable making impactful Identity recommendations to clients and have experience contributing to Identity bids and business development activities. You have led small to medium sized projects and have taken ownership of client deliverables.

·       You have some technical specialisms and a strong base of Identity best practice i.e., tools, standards, processes

Your Skills

·       You can advise on effective IDAM, PAM, JML, AD, SAML, OAuth, MFA, RDP etc.

·       You understand common Identity tools and services e.g., SailPoint, CyberArk, ForgeRock, Thycotic

·       You can translate technical knowledge into consulting practice – Stakeholder engagement, presenting, report writing, sales enablement, third-party management, being a trusted advisor to clients etc.


Avanade provides a wide range of benefits to make our employees feel valued, supported, and happy:

·       Competitive annual performance bonus

·       £1900 pro-rated annual extended bonus

·       Private medical and dental cover

·       Free Microsoft qualifications

·       Flexible working

·       25 days holiday (+5 after 3 years’ service)


Avanade consistently ranks amongst the top organizations for performance, capability, and employee satisfaction:

·       Microsoft alliance partner of the year for 11 years running and 16 times in total

·       Women in IT Awards: Employer of the Year 2020

·       Computerworld: 100 Best Places to Work in IT 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2011, 2009

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 59,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 

We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.

We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 

Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at