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The Senior IAM Consultant provides thought leadership and architectural guidance to our clients to transform their current identity and access management programs into a next generation identity and access management program. The transformational projects include the integration and interaction of access management, governance, privileged identity, managed services, and insider threat solutions to provide a holistic identity solution for our clients across their employees, suppliers, and customers.
The IBM consulting team provides customized solutions for our clients, not point solutions or basic product installation. The Senior Consultant will work with our clients to understand their specific business issues, both internally and externally. They will then provide solutions to solve these specific business issues for our clients. This will include recommending and implementing products and implementing process updates. They will be able to look at our client’s issues and provide guidance on a systematic approach to solve these within our client’s budget and timeframe.
The Senior Consultant generally leads a team to understand a client’s business, develop requirements and design, and then implement the solution designed. They will also need to be able to develop overall IAM strategies for our clients that will help them transform their IAM program. Having hands on implementation experience is a requirement of this position, but they will work with and generally rely on technical members of their team to provide detailed product and implementation knowledge for specific technologies.
This position requires knowledge across multiple platforms, processes or architectures. This position requires IT consulting skills, the ability to act as a trusted client advisor and the ability to shift smoothly between roles as advisory team member, team technical lead, and project lead as required. Candidate should possess IAM skills across key access management, identity governance, privileged identity management, and cloud identity tools with the ability to quickly learn the key points of the IBM IAM product suite both cloud based and on-premise.
Candidates must have strong organization skills, be able to multi-task effectively, and have strong communications skills both written/verbal.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
At least 10 years’ experience with hands on solution design and deployment of identity and access management tools.
Experience with Cloud solution and integration of IAM tools.
Experience developing Statements of Work
At least 3 years’ experience in designing \\ architecting enterprise security solutions
Experience leading large scale IAM projects with multiple team members across several IAM domains.
Experience utilizing project management software
Experience in developing scope and sizing solutions for a project.
Experience in Project Budget and Tracking
Experience in IAM process design
Readiness to travel 50% annually (International and Local)
Preferred Technical And Professional Expertise
Experience working with and leading offshore teams
Experience with IBMs suite of on-premise and/or cloud-based identity management tools.