IAM Architect

Stockholm, Göteborg, Malmö

Are you a team player who wants to be part of the international IT Infrastructure team? Right now, we at Atea are looking for experienced Identity and Access Management (IAM) Architect to design, implement and oversee our IAM framework. We offer a great workplace that is defined by employees who are passionate about what they do, take personal responsibility and put the team first.

About the position IAM Architect within Atea

Atea Digital Services (ADS) is Atea's internal IT function and acts as a strategic business partner and a natural enabler in Atea's own internal digitalization journey. We offer you an interesting and developing role among colleagues who help and support each other. Within ADS, we work across national borders and support Atea's organization on the internal digitalization journey. Our team are in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and the Baltic States

Your role in the team

As IAM architect at Atea you will play a crucial role in enhancing our IAM maturity. You will assess the current state of our IAM processes, develop a strategic roadmap, and make recommendations for building a robust IAM strategy. We offer a place to develop your expertise and where each day offers new challenges to solve together with your colleagues.

Key responsibilities:

  • Conduct a thorough assessment of the current IAM maturity and identify gaps, risks, and areas for improvement
  • Develop and implement an IAM strategy aligned with business objectives and regulatory requirements
  • Design and oversee the implementation of IAM solutions, including user provisioning, de-provisioning, authentication, authorization, and role-based access control (RBAC)
  • Collaborate with IT Security and HR teams to ensure seamless integration of IAM processes and policies while ensuring compliance with security standards, regulations, and internal policies related to identity management and access controls
  • Assess, recommend and implement continous improvement process for  authentication mechanisms, such as multi-factor authentication (MFA) and single sign-on (SSO) solutions
  • Develop and enforce IAM policies and procedures, ensuring they are aligned with industry best practices
  • Conduct regular access reviews and audits to maintain compliance and security standards
  • Drive IAM governance and risk management


What are we looking for in you?

Your personal characteristics are crucial to succeed in the role and to thrive at Atea. As IAM architect, you are a person who takes responsibility for your area, structures your work independently and drives your processes forward. You can communicate effectively with wide range of internal and external stakeholders.

To succeed in the role, we see the following skills and experience as necessary:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field
  • Proven experience as an IAM Architect or in a similar role, with a strong track record of designing and implementing IAM solutions. Exprience with international and complex organisations is a plus
  • In-depth knowledge of IAM technologies, tools, and best practices, including identity lifecycle management, RBAC, MFA, SSO, and federation
  • Experience with IAM systems such as Active Directory, MS Entra ID, LDAP, and other relevant technologies
  • Strong understanding of regulatory requirements and standards related to IAM, such as GDPR, NIS2 and ISO 27001
  • Experience and knowledge with Sivis Identity and Access Management is a plus
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders


What we offer

At Atea decisions are never far away. We are dedicated to coaching leadership and our employee’s personal development and health. Our culture is defined by our values - a culture of forward thinking, humor and fellowship. This culture that has made us Sweden’s largest supplier of information technology and associated services. We always have big things in the pipeline. We like to challenge ourselves and often go our own way. We do that thanks to our brave employees who like big goals.

Apply and become part of our journey!  

Applications are handled continuously, and the role can be filled before the final application date. Please respect to apply through our online portal and not by email.  Please contact Karol Vidtmann on Karol.Vidtmann@atea.com for further information about the role. As part of Ateas recruitment process, background checks are included. Atea wants to be the The Place To Be for our customers, partners, and employees as we value and work actively with diversity and inclusion. We welcome your application! 

Stockholm, Göteborg, Malmö