Job Description

Digital Identity Specialist


Accenture’s Security Practice is one of the fastest growing areas within our business, with significant growth plans through additional recruitment and acquisitions.

As part of our distributed team, you'll be working with ground breaking technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. You'll work on innovative assignments with colleagues to drive collaboration from strategy through to implementation. You will be using the newest technologies with clients to help them get to the next level. You will provide information security domain expertise and utilise your eye for business to work multi-functionally with our clients to advise, design, build and implement pragmatic security solutions.

What will you do?

You will be part Accenture Security’s Digital Identity, one of our key offerings. It focusses on the design and implementation of identity services that help secure access to organisation’s environments and data, in three main identity vectors:

  • Consumer identity: securing customers’ identities streamlining their access

  • Workforce identity: securing and accelerating access from employees and third-party providers to applications and streamlining their access

  • Privileged identity: managing privileged credentials and providing secure access to privileged individuals and applications

As Digital Identity Specialist, you will:

  • Participate in the implementation of interesting Identity Management projects for a selection of clients. Typical Role includes aspects of the following:

  • Working with truly global organisations and the related complexity of their cyber security requirements

  • Working in a multi-disciplined team of Strategy, Digital and Technology professionals to bring the best of Accenture to our clients

  • Working with and often managing a multi-shore delivery team to provide cost-effective consulting services

  • Customising Accenture's knowledge assets to support designs that are appropriate for each client

  • Designing pragmatic but effective cyber security defences for our clients.



Qualifications

Qualifications

What we expect from you?

  • 5+ years of experience with Identity and Access Management (IAM) – focused on workforce (employee and third party) and consumer(customer) identities.

  • Expertise on IAM concepts – Provisioning, Reconciliation, Single Sign On (SSO), Federation, Role Management, Access Reviews, Role Based Access Control (RBAC), Segregation of Duties (SOD) etc.

  • Experience in gathering IAM requirements and conducting workshops with senior business Partners.

  • Must have strong design and implementation experience of at least one identity and access management projects using any of the leading IAM vendor products – SailPoint IAM/ ForgeRock / Okta / Oracle.

  • Experience in defining IAM standards and operational procedures.

  • RESTful API Architecture & Implementation experience.

  • Exposure to LDAP, Directory server concepts.

  • Implementation Experience on standards such as OAuth, OpenID Connect, SAML.

  • Knowledge on cloud infrastructure (AWS/Azure/GCP) based architecture and delivery.

  • Knowledge on Web Application Security Architecture.

  • Experience in IAM development and knowledge of programming/scripting languages such as Java, Beanshell etc.

  • Certifications

    • Relevant security certifications such as SSCP, CISSP, Security+, Network+ etc.

    • Certification with leading IAM vendors SailPoint IAM / ForgeRock / Okta / Oracle

Benefits

Working at Accenture means joining a company that prides itself on being Truly Human. In addition to a competitive base salary, you’ll also have an extensive benefits package that includes

  • - Pension

  • - Private health insurance

  • - Discounted gym membership

  • - Emergency caring facilities

  • - 2 days’ leave per year for charitable work of your choice.

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at accenture.com

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as applicable by law.

Please advise if you have any particular requirements, so we can look into arranging reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process. You can contact us at accessIErecruitment@accenture.com.

Does this appeal to you? If so, we wish to hear from you.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as applicable by law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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