Our client has an opportunity for a Lead IAM consultant to work within their global Business Technology Services organization. As a Lead IAM consultant, you will be the primary evangelist and critical thought leader of our client’s Identity & Access Management / Access Governance strategy. You will be responsible for planning and overseeing current IAM Access Governance programs and projects to ensure they are successfully executed and align/support the client’s Identity Strategy.

This role will be ultimately responsible for the architecture of all solutions implemented by the IAM Access Governance team. With a focus on providing technical leadership, this role will mentor other Identity architects and project team members on executing the Identity strategy and transform the way the team works to improve solution quality and delivery times.


  • Lead technical projects and teams to Architect, design, develop, and implement identity management solutions using SailPoint IdentityIQ and Microsoft Identity Manager
  • Evangelize IAM Access Governance to Identity team, peer teams, IT Leadership, and divisional application owners
  • Evolve current IAM Access Governance Strategy to align with enterprise changing needs
  • Consult on security policies, standards, and guidelines, working to make security requirements clear and accessible and develop reference architectures and reference implementation patterns
  • Drive elimination of technical debt within the existing Identity platform as part of a continuous modernization and optimization approach
  • Ensure successful transition of project deliverables to support / maintenance /operations teams
  • There position will have direct/indirect supervisory responsibility



  • 5+ years’ experience implementing enterprise IAM solutions or related /similar environments
  • 5+ years’ experience developing technical strategies, architectures, roadmaps and leading the teams


  • A strong background in technical design / architecture
  • Excellent oral and written communication, presenting, meeting facilitation, negotiation, decision making, and problem-solving skills
  • 5+ years’ experience implementing software within a structured Quality based SLC process
  • Experience working in an FDA-regulated business (e.g. validated software related to medical, pharmaceutical, or life sciences products) is preferred
  • Strong ability to know your audience and structure communication and presentations to application owners, and senior leadership on aspects of complex technical scenarios while maintaining appropriate functional and technical level for the audience
  • Experience working in matrix global organization with strategic sourcing partners where success requires broad orchestration of resources and services
  • Support business and technology strategy and planning by leveraging knowledge in both technical and business areas
  • Assess issues/problem encountered and recommend an appropriate solution
  • Able to articulate vision and strategy for complex and innovative technical undertakings
  • Able to deal with ambiguity and make expert judgments in situations where no precedent exists

Desired Additional Skills:

  • Experience with Identity solutions such as SailPoint IdentityIQ, Microsoft FIM/MIM, Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, ADLDS, etc.
  • Design and Architecture of IAM in the cloud
  • Experience working on Agile development teams. Experience replacing traditional implementation approaches with Agile methodology an extreme+


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems/ Engineering or related field
  • Advanced degree/ relevant professional certification is preferred

Client Benefits:

  • Profit Sharing
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a very generous company match
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Pension eligible
  • Training and career development including tuition assistance
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

Additional Benefit(s) for this role:

  • Restricted Stock Option eligible position


Waukegan, IL or Maple Grove, MN

100% onsite

Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Waukegan IL