Identity & Access Management Consulting Consultant

Accenture   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 41 days ago

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Job Description
Organization: Accenture Security
Location: Negotiable
Level: Consultant
Travel: 100% (Monday - Friday)

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions — underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network — Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 469,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at

Accenture Security delivers continuous, rapid fire innovation and new business capabilities that meet —and redefine—the needs of the digital era. You’ll help our clients—including 94 of the Fortune 100 and governments around the world—transform their technology infrastructures using resources that range from cloud, data centers and workplace to networks, security and managed services.


Do you have the deep functional and technical experience to help implement security solutions that align with our clients’ business objectives? Do you have the expertise to design and deliver solutions for establishing system user's credentials, and processes for applying those credentials to access enterprise systems and applications?

If so, read on and apply. Accenture’s more than 2,000 security professionals deliver holistic and proactive security solutions in 47 countries, and we’d love to discuss our open Identity and Access Management (I&AM) Security Consultant role with you.


Although no two days at Accenture are the same, your duties as I&AM Security Consultant likely will include:
Working directly with clients and Accenture teams in a multi-disciplined team structure, designing and implementing I&AM solutions across a variety of vendor products including Oracle, Forgerock, Okta, SailPoint and others.
Developing deep working relationships with Senior Executives and Senior Managers across the client account team and client.
Understanding the business direction of companies and creating optimized I&AM architectures to meet their business needs.
Building knowledge capital through research and development, and leveraging industry insights to deliver best of breed expertise to clients.
Helping grow Accenture Security across North America through thought leadership and entrepreneurialism

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Basic Qualifications
Minimum of 2 years of experience in I&AM, including designing and architecting solutions based on client requirements.

Minimum of 2 years of experience with configuration and implementation of packaged or custom IAM solutions including:

Design and develop automated provisioning and reconciliation of IT resources
Request-based application and resource provisioning
RBAC authentication to entitled applications and resources
Role based resolution of approvers for request approval flows
Single Sign-on
Minimum of 3 years of experience in consulting and implementation of IAM solutions across various service areas/groups.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in at least two or more of the following IAM Functional Skills:
Access Management
Identity Governance
Directory Services
Identity Provisioning
Identity Management
Identity Management as a Service

Minimum 3 years of experience in at least two or more of the following IAM Vendor technologies or skills: Oracle product Suite, IBM, CA SiteMinder, SailPoint, RSA/Aveska, ForgeRock, Okta, Dell/Quest, CyberArk, PingIdentity, Securonix & SalesForce.
Minimum of a bachelor's degree.
Preferred Skills:
Exposure to I&AM practitioners and experts
Prior work experience serving C-Level clients as a security consultant
Industry-adopted security certifications (e.g. CISSP), as well as I&AM vendor or industry certification such as;
Certified Identity and Access Manager (CIAM)
ForgeRock Certified OpenAM Specialist
Oracle Identity Management - Security Administrator
Oracle OIM Suite Plus 11g Implementation Specialist, etc.

Prior experience in deployment and implementation of custom applications
Experience with any of the following security areas:
Information risk, privacy, and strategy (i.e. security and privacy policies, or risk assessments, or security and privacy compliance);
Application security; (i.e. application security testing or security integrations with Systems Development Lifecycle (SDL) )
Infrastructure security; (i.e.- securing networks and servers or security monitoring)
Data security or encryption

Prior experience with any of the following:
Provisioning Onboarding
RBAC Authorization models
SSO WAC technologies Enterprise SSO
Privilege User Management
Directory Services Meta-Directory Virtual Directory
Authentication Methods
Entitlement Management
OAUTH, OpenID Connect
HTML5, jquery, node.js
Professional Skills:
Demonstrated creativity in complex problem solving and ability to work under pressure
Strong project/program management experience
Ability to take business problems, existing processes and technology and translate these into service and process requirements
Effective communicator with great interpersonal skills and the ability to be credible with clients
Strong analytical skills with a structured problem-solving approach
High energy levels and commitment to stringent timelines
Ability to innovate and multi-task with minimal oversight
Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present documentation and influence decision making
You’ll benefit from our network of global communities and collaborative culture that will help you build technical and functional skills and capabilities. And because we serve more than 40 industries globally—including 94 of the FORTUNE® Global 100 and governments around the world—you’ll have the opportunity to develop valuable industry-specific expertise.
The scale of our capabilities and client engagements—and the unique way we innovate, operate and deliver value—will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest technology trends.????
You’ll have access to leading-edge technology.
Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous paid time off, 401(k) match and an employee healthcare plan. Learn more about our extensive rewards and benefits (insert appropriate link specific to country).

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