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Novartis Pharmaceuticals Director Enterprise Architecture IAM in Cambridge, Massachusetts

332883BR Job ID: 332883BR Job Description: 108,000 associates reimagining medicine for more than 799 million people globally! Do you want to bring what you have learned to date in the IAM space to help Novartis truly transform and modernize from end to end? The Director Enterprise Architecture IAM (EA IAM) will manage and lead the IAM Enterprise Architecture team as well as contribute to an extensive transformation program to modernize and centralize Novartis’ IAM backbone. The EA IAM will be responsible for architecture and design of various IAM platforms define the standards for their use and acceptable implementation patterns, in line with Novartis information security standards and industry best practices. They will be leading cross-functional teams to execute and implement our IAM change strategy to transform the way our company deals with digital identities and their various types of access to our systems. He/she will be working in a collaborative environment to understand business and technical requirements, propose solutions, provide technical oversight, lead technical implementation, and support adoption of new technologies and capabilities. MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES • Complete oversight of Novartis IAM architecture including authentication and authorization technologies, identity federation, access provisioning, B2B and CIAM as well as privileged access management. • Definition of IAM standards and architecture patterns and contribution to the overall Novartis technology strategy. • Technical leadership for various IAM transformation projects, throughout the project lifecycle, including evaluating business requirements and security technologies, planning technology deployment, aligning with security engineering and solution architecture teams. • Effectively liaise with other teams in information security & risk management, infrastructure & architecture management as well as business functions. • Contribute to the development of overall Novartis technology strategies, designs, standards, and procedures that support business strategies. • Ensure IAM applications are effectively security tested, according to their criticality, throughout development and its’ lifecycle. • Ensure that project and development teams gain a sufficient level of IT security awareness for designing new services, technology, and source code to gain an effective and sustainable IT security improvement and lower risk to the organization when projects are handed over to operations. • Reports on IAM statistics across company. • Ensures industry network regarding IAM. \n\n\n\n Position Title: Director Enterprise Architecture IAM Minimum requirements: • 10+ years of working experience in Identity and Access Management domain; minimum 5 years in architecture capacity; 5+ years of IAM project experience and leading team/s. • Demonstrated security architecture conceptual skills, solutions delivery, and decision making, incorporating sound security principles, and emerging technologies to design and implement enterprise security solutions. • Prior experience in IAM policy, standards, guidelines, and patterns definition. • Prior experience in leading from a technical point of view IAM transformation projects • Experience in reporting to and communicating with senior level management (with and without IT background), with and without in-depth risk management background on information risk topics. • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills; interpersonal and collaborative skills. • Proven experience to initiate and manage projects that will affect other divisions, departments, and functions, as well as the corporate environment. • Experience working in a multi-vendor, global environment and leading technical teams • Self-motivated, delivery focused with keen attention to detail and good decision-making ability function with/without supervision to deliver in time and at expected quality. In depth understanding of the IAM domain including strong knowledge of: o Identity and account provisioning standards and best practices including but not limited to B2B and CIAM. o Role and attribute-based access control implementation experience, including role mining tools and role governance. o IAM governance processes such as access reviews, segregation of duties, and least privilege implementation. o Azure Active Directory security technologies, authentication models, modern federation standards, MFA, conditional access policies, application integration, etc. o IAM capabilities of major cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, Salesforce, Workday, ServiceNow, SAP, etc. o Privileged access management for various types of technologies covering on premise (legacy applications, middleware, DBs, Connectivity and storage devices, applications integration as well as cloud platforms and both AWS, AzureAD hosted systems. o Active Directory architecture, with in-depth understanding of core infrastructure components as well as modern secure administration practices. o API security and best practices for authentication/authorization. o Automation and integration related to IAM systems. o SIEM / monitoring and auditing for IAM. Why Novartis? 769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives. We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working. We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying! Imagine what you could do here at Novartis! Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve. Join our Novartis Network: If this role is not suitable to your experience or career goals but you wish to stay connected to hear more about Novartis and our career opportunities, join the Novartis Network here: Job Type: Full Time Country: USA Work Location: Cambridge, MA Functional Area: Information Technology Division: CTS Business Unit: TT CTS Employment Type: Regular Company/Legal Entity: Novartis Corporation Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:: The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential. Shift Work: No Early Talent: No