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Director, Identity and Access Management - Identity Governance and Administration

Posted about 1 month ago

Fortune500 FinTech firm seeking Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) Capability Owner for their global team.  This IGA Capability Owner is a senior level IAM leadership position reporting to the senior director of IAM Technical Services.  This role is responsible for running the overall capability that encompasses the IGA business facing service.  This role must have a strong understanding or the underlying controls and business processes that comprise the major functions of; 

  • IGA Automation tools: Design, Deployment, Adoption

  • Provisioning / Deprovisioning User objects and access

  • Role Construct and management

  • Account Lifecycle management 

  • Artifact management and Reporting

  • Certification control automation.

The IGA Capability Owner is directly responsible for aligning the IGA platform to the broader enterprise IAM vision and strategy, developing and executing IAM roadmaps against that strategy,  assuring capability meets the requirements of the controls associated with user provisioning / deprovisioning and access management lifecycles. Identifying and evaluating tools , utilities processes and components that comprise the IGA ecosystem.

The ideal candidate is a critical thinker with a keen interest in improving the IAM internal control environment. They are highly organized and able to manage multiple work streams simultaneously, meet committed delivery dates and possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.  The candidate must have a track record of involvement with IAM programs and IGA functions at a senior level. 

Roles and responsibilities

  • Delivers automation that ensures IAM provisioning and deprovisioning controls are executed accurately and maintain audit artifacts for validation of completeness. 

  • Delivers automation that ensures IAM certification control executes in a complete, accurate and timely manner in accordance with published standards and policies

  • A key contributor to the IAM standards and actively participates in the annual review and update of IAM controls. 

  • Provides Subject Matter expertise to business units who are managing their own control environment

  • Acts as the primary interface to IGA Technical Delivery Teams, Technical Operations , IAM Controls Team and internal Business teams

  • Drives continuous improvement of controls in both ease of execution and completeness and accuracy of control artifacts

  • Creates and maintains roadmaps, prioritization, communication and CQI efforts for the service. 

  • Primary point of contact for IGA vendors

  • Responsible for ensuring overall health of IGA service

    The Perks include being part of a very rewarding IAM buildout from scratch.  Competitive pay + bonus, excellent medical benefits, generous PTO and work from home options.  Please send your detailed IAM resume and LinkedIn profile to begin discussions today!