Cloud Identity & Access Management Specialist - UNRWA

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Cloud Identity & Access Management Specialist - UNRWA

  • Posting Title: Consultant – Cloud Identity & Access Management Specialist, (Local);(UNICC Partnership)
  • Department/Office: United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA)
  • Duty Station: HQ Gaza
  • Posting Period: 14 September 2023 - 27 September 2023
  • Job Opening Number: 23-UNRWA - Information Management - Headquarters Gaza-218005-Consultant
  • Staffing Exercise N/A

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Assess, design, deploy, and support Azure AD tenants, including user onboarding, B2B collaboration features, application registration, roles management, MFA management, conditional policies management, PIM, etc.
  2. Assess, design, deploy, and support Azure AD B2C tenants, including user flows creation, application registration, setup identity providers, etc.
  3. Assess, design, deploy, and support Microsoft Identity Management and Azure AD connect systems, including sync rules management, monitoring, patching, migrations, DR tests, MIM connectors configurations, etc.
  4. Assess, design, deploy, and support ADFS (Active Directory Federation Services), including setup ADFS farms, maintenance of the farms, upgrades, monitoring, solve ADFS issues, configure SSO federations and user filtering, etc.


  • A university degree or master’s degree from an accredited educational institution in information technology, information management, Information systems, computer science, computer engineering, Software engineering, Business Administration, Management, or other related disciplines;


  • A minimum of 5 years of experience for a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 3 years for a master’s degree in managing identity and access management solution in large operational environments.

The resource MUST have the following skills and experience:

  1. Design, build, implementation, and delivery of scalable identity solutions;
  2. Strong knowledge of Microsoft based identity solutions: Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS), Azure AD, Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM);
  3. Deep hands-on experience of Microsoft Azure Identity Services;
  4. Strong knowledge with user provisioning and self-service; account creation and management; entitlement review and certification; entitlement management; enterprise directory architecture and design; role-based access control; single sign-on; privileged user access management; multifactor authentication;
  5. Understanding of RBAC, AD and specific protocols like SAML & OAuth2 and OpenID Connect;
  6. Hands-On experience on administration and troubleshooting of AAD Connect;
  7. Strong skills for PowerShell, C# to automate complex identity and access management tasks .

The resource SHOULD have the following skills and experience:

  1. Knowledge of maintaining and administrating large and complex identity and access management system;
  2. Understanding of LDAP and account lifecycle management;
  3. Strong knowledge and experience in privileged access management;
  4. Solid understanding of implementing information security standards & methodologies on multiple identity solutions uniformly;
  5. Knowledge of other identity solutions (AWS IAM, OKTA or similar).

Required Soft Skills:

  1. Ability to distill complex problems and drive toward creative solutions;
  2. Ability to interact with customers, ability to assess and gather customer requirements, comparing pros and cons, to propose best suited option and turn them into solution designs;
  3. Willingness to learn on the job

Desirable certifications:

  1.  IDAM certification(s)
  2. ITIL/ ISO 20000 Service Management
  3. PMI or Prince 2 Project management

Contract Conditions:

  • • The duration of the consultancy is 6 to 11 months, extendable according to performance and availability of funds.
  • • Remuneration for this consultancy will be 1600.00 USD, depending on the fund availability, qualifications, and relevant experience.
  • • The incumbent can be in any UNRWA field of operations (Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, or West Bank).