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Senior Associate, External Identity

Closing date
30 Dec 2023

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Technology & Digital
Full Time
Flexible working available
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Pfizer's Global Information Security (GIS) organization delivers proactive cyber defense for the global enterprise. Our mission is to secure all of Pfizer's digital information assets ranging from our scientific breakthroughs to the manufacturing floor, and out to the patients we serve. We achieve this mission through a combination of world-class talent, top-tier technologies, industry leading best practices, and the promotion of a cybersecurity ownership culture across the company.

Strong authentication and authorization controls are vital to the security and operational resilience of Pfizer. Directory and Authentication owns and operates services that ensure people can gain access to what they need in a secure manner. IAM manages the lifecycle of corporate identities, authentication services, digital credential services, and access review services with a variety of commercial, custom, and open-source solutions.

This role requires a balance of technical expertise and good communication skills to drive effective external identity practices.


External Identity Senior Associate: Maintain and help optimize Pfizer's global customer identity and access management (CIAM) solutions which includes troubleshooting access issues and monitoring the environment. This role will also participate in SOX and business audits related to External Identity procedures and processes.

Automation: Help drive continuous improvement initiatives to streamline processes and enhance the overall efficiency and effectiveness of Pfizer's External Identity environments.

Policy and Procedure Development: Help maintain External Identity policies, procedures, and standards to ensure consistency and compliance across the organization.

Risk Management: Respond to security incidents related to compromise and help investigate to determine root causes and remediation actions.


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline.
  • 3+ years of experience working with Exostar and Auth0 in organizations with greater than 50,000 users.
  • Able to work under general supervision using own judgment where needed.
  • Able to make decisions to resolve moderately complex problems.
  • Outstanding communication skills, including the ability to write and verbally articulate industry terminology to interact at a technical and managerial levels.

Work Location Assignment: On Premise

Make a difference today! All suitable candidates should apply through the link with CV provided. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

In order to be considered for this position you need to be legally eligible to work in the EU / Costa Rica as applicable.

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

Due to the high volume of applications we will be contacting successful candidates only.


We aim to create a trusting, flexible workplace culture which encourages employees to achieve work life harmony, attracts talent and enables everyone to be their best working self. 

In the UK, we have around 2,400 colleagues across four locations, working within our commercial business, research and development (R&D), manufacturing and distribution operations.

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