LMC Consulting Group is a management consulting firm in the Pacific Northwest with approximately 100 professionals. We are currently looking for a Identity and Physical Access Strategy Lead to be located near Redmond Washington for a permanent contract at Microsoft. This project will be working within Microsoft's Global Security organization which is recognized as one of the leading Physical Security organizations in the world. Their use of new technologies, tools and approaches to physical security puts them repeatedly at the forefront of the industry and this position will provide invaluable experience to your resume.
The Lead for Identity and Physical Access Strategy will drive the overall convergence of physical and logical access regarding Lenel, video platforms, and physical/logical access.
Develop a Charter and identify virtual team members within key stakeholder groups of Physical Security, Logical Security, Real Estate, Corporate IT and Vendor management.
Gain approval of the overall scope and charter
Research the current environment and technologies in use inside Microsoft
Research outside physical and logical access technologies being developed
Lead architecture development discussions with key stakeholders
Work collaboratively within the stakeholder groups to develop one or more high level designs for consideration and validate those designs widely
Develop a recommended roadmap for piloting and implementation.
Develop and drive piloting efforts around key initiatives to test high level designs
Manage User Acceptance Testing and gathering of feedback
Facilitate the decision making process amongst sr. leaders around the path forward decisions
Support implementation as needed and user support
Manage post implementation enhancement process
Work with the Director of Showcase Operations to incorporate new technologies into Showcasing efforts as appropriate.
Support Program resourcing, monitoring, measurements and communication processes in support of the program.
Contribute to a virtual team comprised of multiple geographies, organizations, and disciplines.
8+ years information technology experience to include enterprise-scale solutions architecture design and implementation
Detailed knowledge of Microsoft enterprise technologies as well as physical and logical access control technologies, Lenel preferred.
Broad exposure to corporate physical security operations and related technologies
Demonstrated capacity to both articulate high level vision and participate in detailed technical discussions
Exceptional communication, presentation, and facilitation skills
Proven ability to manage project deliverables and timelines, including escalations where necessary
Adept at identifying and managing key project dependencies to deliver on-schedule
Strong virtual teaming skills
Bachelors degree in a relevant discipline such as Computer Science
Additional Salary Information: Position includes vacation, benefits etc.
About LMC Consulting Group
LMC Consulting Group is a Pacific Northwest based management consulting firm focused on the physical security industry. The firm was founded in 2005 with the objective of offering the discipline and effectiveness of a major global consulting firm with the efficiency of a boutique. We pride ourselves on delivering practical, implementable results that bring value to the bottom line of our clients.