Global Cybersecurity IAM Lead

Northbrook, IL, United States

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UL Solutions

UL Solutions is a global independent safety science company with more than a century of expertise innovating safety solutions.

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  • In-depth knowledge and expertise in identity and access management methodologies, principles, and best practices. Proficient in implementing and managing IAM technologies and solutions to safeguard the organization’s digital assets. 
  • Proficient in leading incident response efforts related to IAM security incidents and troubleshooting IAM related issues effectively.
  • Skilled in establishing IAM governance processes and policies to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.
  • Ability to define and track key performance indicators (KPIs) for IAM activities. Proficient in generating and presenting periodic reports to senior management, providing insights into the organization’s IAM posture.
  • Competent in identifying IAM-related risks and implementing risk mitigation strategies to safeguard against unauthorized access and cyber threats.
  • Knowledgeable in implementing strong authentication mechanisms and multi-factor authentication (MFA) to enhance the security of user logins and transactions.
  • Demonstrated ability to design and manage end-to-end identity lifecycle processes, including user provisioning, deprovisioning, and access reviews. Skilled in ensuring timely and accurate management of user identities and access rights. 
  • Proficient in designing and enforcing access control mechanisms, role-based access control (RBAC), and entitlement management. Capable of aligning access rights with business needs and security requirements.
  • Proficient in designing and implementing privileged access management solutions to secure and monitor privileged accounts and activities.
  • Translate security-related matters into business terms that are clear and understandable to executives.
  • Able to navigate a demanding, high-pressure environment and deliver under tight deadlines.
  • Think strategically and incorporate business needs into technical roadmaps 
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information security, or a related field. Master’s degree or professional certification (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CIAM, CIMP) is a plus.
  • Proven experience (8+ years) in IAM roles, with a strong understanding of identity management principles and technologies.
  • In-depth knowledge of IAM concepts, technologies, and frameworks.
  • Experience with Access Management (AM) tools such as Microsoft Entra MFA, Okta, Oracle, or Ping Identity.  
  • Experience with at least one Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) tool such as SailPoint, Saviynt, Oracle or similar with at least one prior implementation
  • Knowledge or experience with Privileged Access Management solutions such as Delinea (Thycotic/Centrify), Beyond Trust, CyberArk.
  • Multi-Factor Authentication technology knowledge or experience such as Microsoft Entra ID, Duo, Okta.
  • Strong understanding of security principles, access controls, and authentication protocols. 
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge and understanding of legal and regulatory requirements, such as: Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Payment Card Industry/Data Security Standard, GDPR, and PIPL.
  • Knowledge of information security risk management frameworks and compliance practices, including ISO 27001, SOC2 Type 2, and NIST 800-30
  • Experience deploying passwordless authentication is a nice to have.
  • Knowledge of Customer IAM is beneficial.
  • Oracle EBS experience and Oracle cloud experience preferred.


  • Mission: For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 130 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
  • People: Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL. We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
  • Interesting work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
  • Grow & achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.
  • Total Rewards: The salary range for this position is $110,000-$151,000 of the salary range and is based upon years of experience that is commensurate with the level of the position. 

All employees at UL Solutions are eligible for annual bonus compensation.  The target for this position is 20% of the base salary offered. Employees are eligible for health benefits such as medical, dental and vision; wellness benefits such as mental & financial health; and retirement savings (401K) commensurate with the standard rewards offered in each individual location or country, for the relevant position level.   

We also provide employees with paid time off including vacation (15 days), holiday including floating holidays (12 days) and sick time off (72 hours).  

Internal applicants with questions related to the Total Rewards for this position should submit a ticket via askHR for more insights. 

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Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.  


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The application deadline for this position is 12/10/2024


A global leader in applied safety science, UL Solutions transforms safety, security, and sustainability challenges into opportunities for customers in more than 100 countries. UL Solutions delivers testing, inspection and certification services, together with software products and advisory offerings, that support our customers’ product innovation and business growth.

The UL Certification Marks serve as a recognized symbol of trust in our customers’ products and reflect an unwavering commitment to advancing our safety mission.

We help our customers innovate, launch new products and services, navigate global markets and complex supply chains, and grow sustainably and responsibly into the future.

From the adoption of electrification to the enablement of 5G and new mobility, we collectively look toward new frontiers, working for a safer world.​ Our science is your advantage.

Mission: Working for a safer world

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Tags: CISM CISSP Cloud Compliance Computer Science Cyberark GDPR Governance HIPAA IAM Incident response ISO 27001 KPIs NIST Okta Oracle Risk management SailPoint SOC 2 SOX

Perks/benefits: Career development Health care Salary bonus Startup environment Wellness

Region: North America
Country: United States

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