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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Identity & Access Management Engineer

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Sep 11, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 108867 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

Colgate-Palmolive is looking for an Information Security Identity & Access Management (IAM) Engineer to join its growing Global Information Security organization. The Information Security IAM Engineer will work closely with the discrete business areas, as well as the Global Information Technology functional organizations across the globe.  This challenging position requires in depth experience and knowledge of both Identity and Access Management technology solutions. 


The Information Security IAM Engineer should be experienced in system architecture, design, engineering and deploying data security applications over hybrid environments that includes on-premise and public clouds, such as GCP. The candidate should be comfortable in playing a lead role towards the evolution of technology deployments across the global footprint. An ideal candidate should be proficient in leading the engineering of IAM solutions for IDP, Active Directory, SAP ERP and PAM solutions.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Subject matter expert on security design and solution development related to Identity Lifecycle management.

  • Analyze, design, develop, implement and support Okta integrations for various business use cases

  • Experience with standard authentication protocols and frameworks such as SAML, OAuth 2.0 and OIDC

  • Demonstrates knowledge of software development techniques and fluency in software languages and application programming interfaces.

  • Experience Multi factor Authentication (MFA) implementation and configuration

  • Experience with SAP or equivalent  ERP IAM configuration management

  • Familiar  with PAM solutions, such as Cyberark and Centrify

  • Fostering Innovation and Automation: Developing and/or supporting the introduction of new and improved methods, products, procedures, or technologies


Job Requirements:


  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Identity and Access Management 

  • 2+ years of experience with IAM systems engineering or implementation, Okta preferred

  • Experience with Firewalls, Networking and Splunk preferred

  • Knowledge or Experience with Microsoft Active Directory preferred

  • Knowledge or Experience with Google Workplace identity provisioning preferred 

  • Knowledge or Experience with endpoint security software preferred


Key Competencies:


  • Ability to quickly assimilate new technologies, tools, internal/external systems and design frameworks is a mandatory requirement. Strong and broad technology background is greatly preferred.

  • Ability to think with a security mindset. The successful candidate must have a strong IT background with in-depth knowledge of corporate application access control, network routing and packet analysis and cyber threat analysis. 

  • Strong knowledge of application architecture, development and secure coding practices.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills including the ability to interact directly with others that do not have a security background and be a security spokesperson throughout the organization.


Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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