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S&P Global Director, Directory Services & Security - Workplace Services in Princeton, New Jersey

The Role

The Director, Directory Services & Security will be responsible for the implementation and governance of the overall Identity Management and Directory Services environment at S&P Global. This role applies advanced IT concepts and governance techniques to function as the technical expert for this domain area.

The incumbent will provide overall architectural oversight and design direction as well as managerial support to a team of engineers focused on multiple technical initiatives. The incumbent will play a hands-on role driving innovation in critical business initiatives. The incumbent will report to the Senior Director, Digital Workplace – Information Protection.

The Impact

S&P Digital Workplace please is committed to delivering S&P employees with a frictionless and secure working environment. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to impact the entirety of S&P Global in improving how we work and increase productivity with a balanced focus on user experience, security controls and customer service.

What’s in it for you

The candidate will have a direct responsibility in shaping the long-term strategy and architecture of the service. You will provide technical and architectural security guidance in the area of Identity and access management to product/project teams and provide professional advice to internal and external parties. You will be required to identify opportunities to enhance security controls, evaluate and or design new technologies, processes, standards and frameworks while ensuring frictionless user experience on an ongoing basis.

Responsibilities

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide technical and operational governance across the Directory Services environment

  • Work closely with security architects and risk and compliance teams to ensure security best practices are implemented.

  • Provide managerial support to the engineering team.

  • Provide support for enterprise projects and initiatives.

  • Identify and drive areas of service improvements in conjunction with a managed service provider.

  • Utilize a consultative approach to identify, drive, and deliver technical transformations.

  • Own the realization of both product and technology roadmaps for the engineering teams.

  • Retain a hands-on approach to solving difficult business and technical challenges with the team

  • Work closely with the business to understand both opportunities and requirements

  • Define and drive development efforts working collaboratively with other platform leads, key stakeholders, and strategic vendors

  • Stay abreast of new technologies and methodologies

  • Evaluate technology and vendor strategies to meet future needs in the organization.

  • Provide status updates and participate in regular meetings with senior leadership.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science and/or 8+ years of relevant experience Identity Management and Directory Services

  • Minimum of 3+ years’ experience in a leadership role (preferably as a people manager)

  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, LDAP Directories, AD Sync, ADFS, SAML

  • Minimum of 3+ years’ experience in Role Based Access, Privileged Identity Management, Privilege Access Management

  • Proficiency in Powershell scripting

  • Modern Management platforms – Hybrid Domain Join, Intune, Conditional Access

  • Experience writing and evaluating technical and functional requirements.

  • Experience partnering with Information Security in the design of sound solutions and processes

  • A demonstrated record of leading, motivating, and mentoring a team of engineers

  • Able to influence stakeholders on complex technical issues

  • Ability to communicate and build relationships with stakeholders across the business.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

The EEO is the Law Poster http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf describes discrimination protections under federal law.

20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), IFTECH202.2 - Middle Professional Tier II (EEO Job Group), SWP Priority – Ratings - (Strategic Workforce Planning)

Job ID: 259505

Posted On: 2021-02-17

Location: Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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