Capgemini Identity Access Manager in New York, New York

Identity Access Manager

About Capgemini:

Now with 180,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2014 global revenues of EUR 10.573 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organisation, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business Experience, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model. Learn more about us at

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About Infrastructure Services

The Infrastructure Services business unit reflects the Collaborative Business Experience, combining Capgemini’s consulting, infrastructure build and run capabilities, as well as the provision of cloud based services in an integrated global sales and delivery model. The group provides infrastructure outsourcing services, including data centre, helpdesk and network support, as well as market leading services such as service integration and cloud brokering orchestration. The group also provides infrastructure transformation services, helping clients to virtualize and optimize their technology estates.

About the Cyber Security Unit

The Capgemini Cybersecurity Unit (CSU) was formed on 1 st January 2015 and has brought together the 2500 security specialists working in Capgemini. The security specialists operate globally, providing security management, operations, consulting and compliance capabilities to our clients. The Head of the Infrastructure Services Security Practice has five direct reports: Head of Information Security Pre-Sales; Global CISO; Head of Security Operations; Chief Security Compliance Officer and Head of Consulting and Projects.

Main Purpose of the Role:

Manage and lead daily operations related to Identity and Access Management. Also is responsible for the effective implementation and support of the Identity and Access Management application and associated systems and processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in solution architecture design; lead security efforts assisting with the integration and initial implementation of IAM solutions

  • Serve as the IAM subject matter expert, trusted advisor; provide advisory and consulting services as needed

  • Work with stakeholders and vendors to deliver the IAM roadmap in a phased and iterative approach

  • Work internally with the various stakeholders to promote the IAM Program, and to understand their requirements, enterprise IT standards and other considerations that influence how IAM solutions and services should perform and consistently operate.

  • Develop, manage and monitor controls to correct situations that could lead to compliance deficiencies in the areas of user provisioning, recertification, and access management.

  • Prepare for and lead recurring key meetings to include technical, cross-functional and stakeholder meetings. Work collaboratively with program team and executive sponsor to prepare appropriate and respectful messaging for both the monthly steering committee and corporate governance board meetings

  • Champion all aspects of the IAM Program, including the business value, ownership of the roadmap, project milestones and key messaging to business and IT

  • Work to understand the IT enterprise architecture and communicate with architecture teams to ensure that IAM security standards are created and adopted into the Enterprise Architecture frameworks. This role will provide extensive and effective oversight of the enterprise’s IAM security solutions and operations through management of internal and external resources

  • Participate in solution architecture design; lead security efforts assisting with the integration and initial implementation of IAM solutions

  • Understand current as well as emerging security threats and design IAM architecture to mitigate threats where possible

  • Stay abreast of new IAM security technologies and integrate into security architecture design when appropriate to effectively manage overall total cost of ownership


  • Must be action and results oriented, with excellent communication and presentation skills, and have the ability to present ideas in a collaborative team setting.

  • Significant experience with solutions such as SailPoint, RSA Aveksa, and Identity and Access Management Suite

  • Understanding of emerging technologies in IT such as a Cloud Platform as well as the associated security risks

  • Experience with continuous delivery and implementation concepts (CI/CD)

  • Experience in crafting easy to understand messaging and automate Identity and Access Management (IAM) governance and deployment dashboards

  • Expert at aligning discovered business requirements with IAM program outcomes, metrics, and UAT testing processes

  • Strong experience with roles based access control (RBAC) definitions based agile business application software deployments

  • Expert at risk and IAM program compliance and reporting. Experience with working hand in hand with internal and external audit partners

  • Experience running an IAM program or project, especially in technologies related to the following IAM lifecycle processes: user provisioning, access management, access governance/access recertification, federation/single sign-on, privileged user management, and preferably experienced in identity-as-a-Service IDaaS) technologies

  • Strong, proven problem-solving skills and ability to identify, analyze, and resolve problems, driving solutions through to completion. Must be able to react quickly and efficiently to production issues

  • Ability to meet established deadlines; must be a self-starter and be able to work independently as well as being a team player. Comfortable making decisions in ambiguity

  • Multitask without sacrificing attention to details Roles

  • Strong facilitation skills and a clear ability to build strong relationships with business stakeholders at all levels, including senior managers and suppliers

Due to the 60 % travel requirement for this role the successful candidates can reside anywhere in the USA.

Please note we are hiring candidates that are local to the USA and will not be providing any work visas / work permits or relocation assistance.

We thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity however only those that meet the required criteria will be contacted

Job: Infrastructure

Organization: IS US

Title: Identity Access Manager

Location: NY-New York

Requisition ID: 026204

Other Locations: US-Texas, US-Florida, US-IL-Chicago, US-GA-Atlanta, US-New Jersey, US-DC-Washington