Identity and Access Management Consultant

Job Type: Permanent
Posted: 20 days ago
Contact: Daniel Harte
Reference: BH-14200
Leverage your technical knowledge to help build NZ’s best digital customer experience platform
  • Manage the lifecycle of digital identities for over 15,000 users
  • Join a huge digital transformation to create a world-class digital user experience
  • Get hands-on with a wide range of cloud-based systems

  • Permanent employment
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Kiwisaver and a range of additional benefits
  • Increased superannuation benefits available
  • Chance to help build NZ’s best digital customer experience platform

The opportunity:
This is a unique opportunity to be part of a huge digital transformation to create a world-class digital user experience. This organization is already seen as a leader in its field but has decided to take things to a whole new level. They have made a serious commitment with the buy in of the senior leadership to completely overhaul their operating model to incorporate a much larger digital element. The next step is where you come in.
You will be working as part of a 5-person team and also be part of a much larger workplace experience group.

Key elements of the role will include:
  • Research, recommend, and implement changes to standard operating procedures to enhance identity management.
  • Support audit efforts related to Information Security.
  • Support the Identity and Access Management Product strategy to enhance user experiences in the access and use of critical systems and data.
  • Maintain, modify, and monitor throughout each user’s or device’s access lifecycle to ideally the one digital identity per individual or item.
  • Responsible for analysis, design, implementation, and maintenance of all layers of IAM applications.
  • Standardise and automate critical aspects of managing identities, authentication, and authorisation, to optimise efficiency and reduce risk to the University.
  • Establish and maintain least privilege.
  • Authorization/Authentication and Account Creation/Management/Provisioning in data repositories.
  • Conduct root cause analysis and make recommendations for improving IAM processes and preventing end user access issues.
  • Ensure data consistency and timely provisioning and deprovisioning of user accounts.
  • Work with the Cloud Enablement team to ensure a full cloud IAM picture to assess, prioritize, and remediate improper permission combinations that grant unintended or overly permissive access.

Your past experience and skill set:
  • Proven experience managing key business software applications.
  • An ability to perform technical analysis, troubleshooting, and problem-solving.
  • Familiarity with the ITIL framework and experience using it to enhance IT service management.
  • Proven ability to identify and interpret end-user needs.
  • A good understanding of software delivery lifecycle processes.
  • A strong foundation in Agile practices such as scrum and Kanban.
  • Experience with IT audit and compliance (SOC 1 & 2 and/or SOX) would be a massive advantage.
  • Demonstrated experience with creating and managing a robust RBAC would be a massive advantage.

If you have any questions or would like to express your interest in this opportunity, please click the ‘Apply now’ button or contact Daniel at