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IAM OKTA project manager Authentication Access Management .


Next Ventures are currently executing a search for an experienced Project / Programme manager for a new programme in the UK -Southampton 12 months minimum-

For this role the client is looking for specific OKTA product exposure for an Authentication Access Management (IAM) Transformation programme .

Authentication Access Management Project manager (Identity and access management)

Authentication/Transformation Project manager (Identity and access management) for an exciting new programme in Southampton on the west coast.

Project Manager of the authentication solution implementation on the Platform transformation Programme (PTP)

Technology proficient project manager

Proven track record in co-ordination of security solutions. Familiarity with challenges of multi-platform Identity and access management projects

Evidence of leading team sizes of scale 20-30 FTE on 12-18 month duration engagements

Individual must have strong co-ordination skills with ability to support problem solving across software Development Life cycle  SDLC to forward manage risk mitigation activity required to ensure high quality product

Good stakeholder management skills and comfortable in collaborative situations at all levels.

Able to work in early stage uncertainty, uses variety of techniques to create visibility of challenges and create plan

Working with a team of 20-30 people, clearly assigning the activities and ensuring they are delivered per the plan

Responsibility for coordination across the SDLC from requirements through architecture, into vendor management build and test.

Working with a multi-vendor model, covering product configuration, new build and integration with legacy IT systems.

Creating a clear plan with all the dependencies involving multiple stakeholders, vendors

Tacking progress against plan maintained at both detail and summary levels to ensure team and stakeholders are hearing the same messages

Understanding the challenges in delivery with each area and clearly communicating the risks and issues to the programme leadership


•         Act with integrity, due skill, care and diligence

•         Ensure customer outcomes are the focus of our business  and we are respected by regulators

Stronger together:

•         Collaborate with peers  across the Organisation

•         Share openly and be transparent

•         Adopt a responsible approach


•         Maintain our entrepreneurial culture

•         Strive for continuous improvement

Lead by example

Experience working in Insurance, Banking, Wealth Management

Preferably PRINCE 2 / PMI Certified (Not Mandatory)

Exposure to OKTA

Duration 12 months starting asap.

Deep knowledge around Identity access management -

Project /Programme management level.


AGILE skills would be preferred

Financial services industry -Banking Wealth Management

Technical background surrounding IAM

Hybrid skillset etc

Heavy Hitter able to stand on own two feet -Manage stakeholders and Technical management .Responsible for the delivery of the project .

An experienced IT Transformation Project manager  to join their team to lead a major authentication and single sign-on programme.

The programme will implement a single sign-on solution (Okta) to the company's new core financial platform while also running the integration to all Legacy applications and services.

This will combine both on-premise and cloud based solutions.

The Transformation Project Manager will lead the full end to end the delivery, working with 3rd party suppliers and outsourced teams as well as the single sign-on software vendor to manage the successful delivery of the solution/integration.

- Extensive experience delivery large scale Identify Access Management, authentication and single sign-on solutions into enterprise level environments

- Experience within the highly regulated FS environments

- Ideally experience with Okta solutions

- Experience of working with 3rd party suppliers/vendors

- Experience of delivering in fast paced, pressurized environments

More informational available on application


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