Identity Access Management (IAM) Technical Lead

Job Description

Auto req ID: 202024BR

Job Description

The Identity Access Management (IAM) Technical Lead will be responsible for technical leadership to the IAM(Identity and access management) technologies. In this role, you will collaborate with ISG engineering and project teams to install, integrate and deploy Okta/Siteminder products and access forms in PepsiCo’s Identity system and Troubleshoot problems ranging from simple solutions to complex architecture redesign of IAM applications. You will also be responsible to ensure that PepsiCo access security guidelines and standards are adhered to while meeting the requirements for the business.

You will be expected to continuously improve the MTTR, cost and risk associated with access request functionality and Incidents while driving future direction and evolution of access management technologies and processes.

In the role, you will provide relevant updates to Sr. Managers, ITOps Directors (LG1) and Senior Directors (LG2, LG3) of IT and business. Manages transitions from delivery teams to IT Ops.


  • Be a technical SME and drive Okta, Siteminder and IDM(Identity Management) integration projects
  • Follow established processes and improve process/procedures to meet new application needs in various areas - maintain standards, monitoring, patch management and developing automation tools
  • Identify opportunities to optimize current solutions and perform technical analysis and/or provide "hands-on" technical support, on an "as needed" basis, to troubleshoot problems related to poorly performing systems in production and other test environments
  • Lead and support critical incidents and perform day to day operational activities
  • Work with Business users, ISG engineering and Security team to deliver access request capabilities and security capabilities
  • Create and maintain documentation for security-related activities and metric reporting
  • Advocate secure computing practices and procedures, and communicate Information Security best practices throughout the company
  • Conduct POC and evaluate new solutions for Identity Access Management as needed
  • Work with Enterprise Architecture and Security teams in specifying technical requirements for Access
  • Request forms in Identity Management and ensures the right architecture/design is implemented in enabling for the business
  • Monitors and ensures team SLAs
  • Mentor onsite and offsite team members to support various applications across multiple countries


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, related field or equivalent work experience
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • 6 years of experience in leading IT development and support teams
  • 4-year experience of information security experience with a focus in Identity Manager development and integration with CA or comparable product
  • Must have experience with Okta (Preferred), Siteminder, SailPoint or IAM and have experience with OIDC, OAuth, SAML based federation
  • 4+ years of experience with troubleshooting issues with access governance and Identity Management solutions, and n-tier Web applications
  • Good programming and scripting experience using Java or JavaScript
  • Good understanding of business processes associated with access recertification, user management lifecycle and ability to design and implement work-flow and rule-based provisioning solutions
  • Infrastructure experience with supporting Identity Access Management solution on Linux platform
  • Demonstrated experience with all phases of the system development lifecycle at an enterprise level
  • Demonstrated track record as a team player; and project leadership experience handling multiple work-streams simultaneously

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

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