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IAM Consultant

Accenture Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Posted: 13 Jun 2024


  • Salary unspecified
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  • Experience: Senior
  • English: Professional


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Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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  • Collaborate with clients to gather and analyze requirements for Identity Governance and Administration solutions.
  • Building policies, processes, and frameworks related to identity and Access management (e.g. identity lifecycle management, requesting access, auditing permissions).
  • Conduct assessments of clients' existing IAM processes, systems, and controls to identify areas for improvement.
  • Working with clients to develop Identity and Access Management strategies, architectures, and implementation plans.
  • Defining technical and business requirements for identity and access management solutions.
  • Advises on the implementation of new IAM features that are tailored to the specific environment.
  • Establishes the link between the IAM team and the business stakeholders, capturing their evolving requirements and communicating about the IAM program roadmap.
  • Focuses on the efficient deployment, roll-out, and transition of new features and versions of the IAM platform.
  • Configure and customize IGA and Access Management platforms to align with clients' business processes and security policies.
  • Develop and implement access control policies, roles, and entitlements to ensure appropriate levels of access across systems and applications.
  • Provide guidance and expertise on best practices for identity lifecycle management, access certification, role-based access control, and compliance reporting.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including security, IT, and compliance, to integrate IGA solutions into clients' environments.
  • Provide training and support to clients' teams to facilitate adoption and ongoing management of IGA solutions.
  • Interacts with the vendor and service providers to address contractual agreements related to the IAM platform. Prepares updates and reports to management.

Project Role : Application Designer

Project Role Description : Assist in defining requirements and designing applications to meet business process and application requirements.

Must have skills : Kronos

Good to have skills : NA

Minimum 5 year(s) of experience is required

Educational Qualification : BE Integration Consultant

  • Collaborate with project teams and client stakeholders to support project delivery.
  • Perform maintenance and configuration activities for Kronos modules such as accruals and timekeeper.
  • Prior experience in supporting functional testing, integration testing, and UAT preferred.
  • Assisting the customer with testing, understanding the solution, and hand-holding during handover of the system.
  • Mentor junior members.

Technical Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 to 7 years of experience in Workforce Management domain is a must.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Workforce Dimensions.
  • Mandatory Experience in Migration from WFC to WFD.
  • Hands-on experience in using Navigator, Paragon Transfer Manager, Data Migration Tool.
  • Must have knowledge of Business Structure Setup and Labor Category Setup in Workforce Dimensions.
  • Must have Practical Experience/Exposure and knowledge in Dell Boomi.

Professional Attributes:

  • Thrive in a team environment, while also possessing the ability to work independently.
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills.


  • Proven track record with 6+ years of experience in IT services and information security.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience working on identity and access management.
  • Familiarity with identity and Access management systems (SailPoint, Entra ID, ForgeRock, Okta, Novell) and Directories (LDAP, AD).
  • Familiarity with RBAC and Role Engineering.
  • Prior consulting experience and excellent customer-facing skills are highly desirable.
  • Proven ability to work and contribute to a team-oriented environment.
  • Demonstrated multitasking skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.

Why join us?

We offer a transparent, fast-paced approach to career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues. You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools. Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards. You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends. You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live.

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