Jan 20

Identity Access Management Specialist for Qatar

VAM Systems is a Business Consulting, IT Solutions and Services company with operations in UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, USA, Australia, Singapore & India.

VAM Systems is currently looking for Identity Access Management Specialist for our Qatar operations with the following skill set and terms and conditions:

Skill set Required:

Minimum 3 years in information security field.
Practitioner level skills in the below mentioned areas:
Information Security Policies & Procedures
Information Security Awareness
Information System Audit
IT Risk Management
Security Incident Management
Privilege Management principals knowledge
Experience working in a large organization
Experience in managing complex IT projects
Experience of building relationships with executive and senior leadership, with a proven ability to influence and collaborate at all levels
Strong problem solving and analytical skills, developing creative solutions and meeting project objectives
High attention to detail and accuracy
Flexibility and a related ability to work autonomously


BSc in Computer Science, Computer engineering, Math, Information Technology or equivalent experience
CISA or CISM or CISSP or relevant certification preferred

Key responsibilities

Ensure identity provisioning/de-provisioning for users & machines, ensure identity federation internally and externally, ensure privileged account management, manage Identity Access Management related incident and change management, ensure continuous benchmark of Identity Access Management solutions, ensure up to date Identity Access Management related documentation.

Identity provisioning
Manage stakeholders, IT and HR being primary stakeholders.
Set-up automatic/manual user provisioning (incl. HR-IT roles alignment)
Set-up self-service password renewal processes/policies
Set-up user provisioning/de-provisioning
Identify technologies for role-based automation/monitoring services, in order to cope with distributed changes.

Identity federation
Set-up external federation as a service/on the cloud, starting with design teams (PMC + partners) – most sensitive and frequent data.
Design IAM service-centric, for ITIL and Cloud enablement. (ex: SSO, provisioning, federation)

Privileged account management
Set-up Privileged Account Management processes, policies, systems

IT Security Incident management
Reduced time taken to report and to suggest quick-fix solution.
Manage, resolve and analyse identity incidents, with the help of the service desk which responds quickly and as per escalation procedures. Monitor and report the trends of security incidents related to identity & access.

Infrastructure Change Management
Assess change request for the risk it poses to identity security and review the subsequent impact on operations. Approve the request after checking for approval from necessary authorities.
Examine mechanisms and technologies in achieving and optimizing security controls and processes for identity & access management

Information Security Maintenance
Maintain information security related to, throughout the period of employment.
As soon as possible, report any potential or actual risks or incidents affecting the security of information to Information Security Manager and the helpdesk.

Documentation / Process Ownership
Take ownership, maintain & update documented processes or documentation related to his job function. In the event where processes or documentation are shared, the incumbent shall be responsible to inform the owner of any document about required changes or improvements.

Terms and conditions:

Joining time frame: 1 month

The selected candidates shall join VAM Systems – Qatar and shall be deputed to one of the leading Organizations in Qatar.

Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your latest resume in MS Word format at the earliest at ambili.krishnan@vamsystems.com or call us +91 476 2681150.