Skip to main content

Solvay is all about chemistry. We’re not just referring to chemical reactions here, but also to the magic that occurs when the brightest minds get to work together. This is where our true strength lies. In you. In your future colleagues and in all your differences. And of course, in your ideas to improve lives while preserving our planet’s beauty for the generations to come.

About the role:

  • The Identity & Access Manager will lead the Identity and Access Management (IAM) team within our Security and Compliance organization. The IAM function's primary objective is to ensure that the right individuals have access to the right resources at the right times for the right reasons.
  • The role holder will be responsible for building the IAM function, establishing clear principles and standards aligned with the group's security policies, defining administration, control, and assurance processes, and overseeing the delivery of IAM initiatives to enhance efficiency and security.
  • This position will be a part of the Security and Compliance leadership team, reporting directly to the Director.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Define strategy, roadmap, and project portfolio for Identity and Access Management.
  • Establish standards and drive the design and implementation of IAM processes and controls.
  • Manage Identity and Access Management Services, including access management, role and rights management, and access entitlement review.
  • Collaborate with Solvay's Governance and Audit groups to support internal and external audits related to IAM.
  • Ensure IAM services comply with policies, procedures, and IT risk management programs.
  • Support product teams in prioritizing IAM initiatives based on risk and alignment with strategies.
  • Build, manage, develop, and mentor the IAM team and relevant contractors, vendors, and service providers.
  • Stay updated on emerging threats and security trends to enhance Solvay's security program.
  • Manage the budget for the IAM function.

About You:

  • Education And Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field.
  • 5-10 years of security experience with standard IT technologies and end-to-end architecture understanding.
  • Good understanding of Identity and Access Management components: Privileged Access Management (PAM), Directory Services, AuthO Platform, OAuth 2.0 integration, Single Sign-On, RBAC.
  • Ability to define IAM principles, standards, and procedures.
  • Strong leadership, coaching, and team development skills.

About the pay and benefits

  • Attractive and equitable pay for all: compensation is determined within a range to foster your development in the role. While the primary country base pay reasonably expected for this role is 56k to 40k (Portugal), your salary may ultimately be higher or lower based on your skills, experience, or location. Additionally, we provide a competitive total rewards package that includes a bonus and/or other incentives.
  • Solvay Cares program: minimum of 16 weeks of parenting leave for all employees and package with healthcare, disability and life insurance coverage.
  • Prioritization of well-being: Solvay Solidarity Fund to support employees through hardship, work-life balance promotion, flexible approach to work part-time or hybrid work arrangements (depending on the type of job), employee assistance program with access to physical and psychological support.
  • Professional development: prioritization of internal talents for career progression, access to a training platform, opportunities to join Employee Resource Groups (ERG) for experience sharing and mentorship and free language courses in 24 languages.

Be part of our story