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REQ ID: 51241
JOB TITLE: Identity and Access Management (IAM) Specialist
SALARY: £70,000 - £80,000
POSTING END DATE: 25/04/2021
LOCATION: Coventry


Dreaming for tomorrow is about more than ideas and ambitions. We’re already building the next generation of vehicles, using repurposed and brand-new technology and techniques. We’re doing more than dream, we’re creating the future of mobility and automotive for years to come.





As part of a team of identity experts, the “Identity and Access Management Specialist” is responsible for delivering Identity and Access Management (IAM) services and the associated governance within Jaguar Land Rover globally.


You will play a pivotal role in enabling JLR’s digital business. Working closely with our software and service providers, you will continuously improve our IAM services and processes to provide leading edge capabilities for all human and non-human users across Jaguar Land Rover globally. You’ll be expected to engage with senior stakeholders across JLR, providing expert advice and accurate analysis to enable our business to thrive whilst protecting our assets and complying with all relevant regulations.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

· Provide consultancy and expert advice on IAM across JLR

· Enablement of new IAM capabilities to meet business needs

· Continuously improve IAM Policies and Processes

· Analysis and monitoring of data to provide key metrics, to ensure least privilege and no toxic access in conjunction with our Audit teams

· Risk management and mitigation for IAM

· Engagement and communication with stakeholders across JLR to ensure awareness of IAM policies and procedures

· Help the IAM Product Management team deliver value to JLR through understanding the IAM Strategy & Roadmap and support the Capability Maps presented by the IAM function to all JLR stakeholders

· Act as a point of escalation for IAM alerts or issues




The role will require Significant prior experience as a subject matter expert within Identity and Access Management, in particular deep technical knowledge of identity management within a Microsoft Environment (Windows Operating Systems & Active Directory), Linux based operating systems (desktop & server), Core infrastructure (network, databases). You’ll have knowledge of Identity and Access Management governance principles and best practices and experience in managing information security risk relating to identity. Knowledge of IAM related technical protocols is very important for this role.


Essential criteria:

· IAM related knowledge: processes, issues, approaches, how IAM tooling works

· Experience of working and influencing cross-functionally and managing external agencies

· Good working knowledge of industry IT compliance standards, particularly in design and implementation

· Experience of relationship management of senior stakeholders

· Experience & Knowledge in at least one specific IAM tool

· Strong IT skills, able to analyse data for reporting purposes and follow work instruction

· Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred



· Knowledge of identity and access management within a DevOps environment, including API Management platforms, containerisation and cloud platforms (Google / Azure / AWS).

· Knowledge and experience in Information Security Auditing Techniques

· Knowledge and experience in Managing Information Security for operational technology (e.g. PLCs, embedded systems in plant machinery




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.


JLR considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, JLR will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have right to work in the UK.






Jaguar Land Rover has long pushed the boundaries of technology. Now digital innovation lies at the heart of our business – because it is central to our future strategy. We are focused on the development of electric, connected and driverless cars that will reshape the whole industry. Joining us is your chance to help redefine who we are and where we’re going.

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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training.



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