WPP IT provides IT services for WPP, the worlds largest communications services group. As a creative transformation company, WPP is helping its clients transform the future through extraordinary work. WPP IT is an integral part of that journey and we are proud to provide technology for some of the worlds most creative brands.
Why were hiring: The role of privileged access management is to enforce the principle of least principle and to ensure that the risks associated with privileged access are understood and managed.
The privileged access management lead will be responsible for leading and developing WPPs operational privileged access management capabilities.
What youll be doing: Demonstrate an understanding of Privileged Access Management and integration with broader security solutions, such as Identity Access Governance, SIEM while articulating and communicating business risks and technical concepts to client personnel and during proposal preparation and presentation. Operate Privileged Access Management (PAM) processes that include health check assessments, strategy, and implementation engagements. Contribute to the development and implementation of operational PAM processes and capabilities to ensure ongoing compliance with WPP policies and industry good practice. Deliver the ongoing rollout of PAM across the WPP IT estate. Ability to confidently articulate business risks and technical challenges to senior stakeholders. Prepare the materials necessary to support senior stakeholder engagement and the creation of strategic plans for managing vulnerabilities and remediation activities. Work with the PAM Lead to deliver the PAM strategy. Provide advice on ways to improve control mechanisms, identify, evaluate, and mitigate risks. Develop bespoke templates and test scripts to meet uncommon or complex organisational objectives.
What youll need: Skills and Knowledge: Hands on experience of : Privileged access management, tools, techniques and methodologies Identity and access management in a hybrid on-premise / cloud It environement Information risk assessment and risk management Working as part of an operational PAM or identity management capability Legal and regulatory considerations Understanding the importance of strong Security controls and maintaining a positive user experience. Understands security concepts to engage with security technologists and communicate in a language that is appropriate to audience. Technical and service awareness. Retains a holistic view on the end-to-end security service lifecycle, ensures continued quality of service for established security products and services Assist on making decisions based upon evidence and data.
Experience: Being a member of diverse, high functioning, vulnerability management or security operations teams. Experience of working in a global organisation. Collaborative working with suppliers, partners and end-users at all levels. Managing staff effectively in order to provide excellent service.
Person: Experience in moving a dynamic environment to a business-as-usual one. Able to influence and negotiate at broad levels. Ability to build and maintain positive business relationships. A confident, credible and influential communicator with internal and external stakeholders. Able to maintain sight of the mission. Ability to identify and escalate critical issues with ease. The ability to lead, inspire and influence others. Flawless integrity.
Who you are: Youre open: We are inclusive and collaborative; we encourage the free exchange of ideas; we respect and celebrate diverse views. We are open-minded: to new ideas, new partnerships, new ways of working.
Youre optimistic: We believe in the power of creativity, technology and talent to create brighter futures or our people, our clients and our communities. We approach all that we do with confidence: to try the new and to seek the unexpected.
Youre extraordinary: we are stronger together: through collaboration we achieve the amazing. We are creative leaders and pioneers of our industry; we deliver extraordinary every day.
What well give you: Passionate, driven people - We champion a culture of people that do extraordinary work.
Scale and opportunity - We offer the opportunity to create, influence and deliver projects at a scale that is unparalleled in the industry.
Challenging and stimulating - Unique work and the opportunity to join a group of creative problem solvers. Are you up for the challenge?