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Consultant - Identity and Access Management - Cybersecurity


Location: Auckland

Job Type: Full time


At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

Kei a koe te mana I The choice is yours

Joining New Zealand’s fastest growing cybersecurity practice, this is an opportunity to work in a team that put people at its heart, whilst contributing to making New Zealand cyber safe. Cybersecurity is still a critical business focus and our clients are overwhelmingly turning to EY for help and guidance on how to protect their assets, minimise business disruption and improve their overall cyber risk capability.

As a Consultant within the Cybersecurity team, you’ll partner with leading organisations in the public and private sector and translate their uncertainty into confidence. You will help our clients improve their cybersecurity capabilities, specifically through Identity and Access Management (IAM) initiatives. This includes assessing cyber capability and advising on strategy and technology, to designing and building transformation programs and specific security solutions, to implementing and also managing security solutions, often alongside selected market leading vendors.

What is exciting is that EY is currently implementing large scale IAM programmes that you will have an opportunity to learn from and contribute to.

Ō Pūmanawa I What we’re looking for

Here’s our ‘wish list’ but don’t worry if you don’t tick all the boxes. We’re interested in your strengths, what you want to learn, and how far you want to go. For this role you will be a dedicated full-time EY Support Desk team member, working alongside a Senior Support Lead (0.5 FTE), and backed up by the EY IAM Specialist Support team based in Melbourne.

  • Triaging all incoming support requests.
  • Maintaining a knowledge base with known issues and fixes.
  • Investigating and resolving raised tickets in a timely manner.
  • Escalating raised tickets to EY IAM Support Specialist (if required).
  • Conducting system health and performance checks.
  • Performing business-as-usual operations and systems administration tasks related to proposed solutions.
  • Produce weekly and monthly reporting and stakeholder review and approval.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and communication abilities, both written and verbal.
  • An inquisitive mindset, agility and commitment to achieve quality outcomes in a high-performance team.
  • A degree of experience in communication and stakeholder management which will support you with working effectively in a diverse team and with key stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint.

Bonus points if you also have:

  • Cybersecurity related certification(s).
  • A tertiary qualification in Information Technology.
  • Consulting experience with end-to-end project delivery: analysis, design implementation, testing and documentation of enterprise software solutions.
  • Basic network connectivity troubleshooting skills.
  • Any solution-based identity training, e.g. SailPoint IdentityNow developer training; CyberArk training; etc
  • Working knowledge in any of the following areas:
  • Identity federation using SAML 2.0 or OAuth.
  • Scripting in PowerShell, Bash, Python, Java.
  • DevOps Agile CI/CD release management.
  • Programming language (e.g. – Java/Beanshell or C#).

Kuhu mai ki a EY I Come, be a part of EY

In return, EY New Zealand will give you the opportunity to leverage the development and benefits of a global business in a practice where you will be known, invested in and valued for your contribution. Ultimately, we are seeking motivated self-starters, who are passionate about making a difference and want to build a better working world through a career in cybersecurity. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

EY | Building a better working world

Our preferred applicant will be required to undertake employment screening by EY or our external third-party provider.