Senior Business Analyst in Charlotte, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

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Vaco is a private-equity backed solutions company that provides consulting, managed services, staffing, and placement services globally. Established in 2002 by "Big 4" consulting veterans, Vaco now has over 40 offices and has worked with over 9,000 clients. We have over 6,000 consultants and been named to Inc. magazine's list of fastest-growing private companies for the past 12 years. Vaco offers boutique services with global reach.

The Vaco Cyber Security team's success relies on the trusted relationships built with our clients. We recognize the challenge organizations encounter improving security, restructuring operations and handling risk while maintaining compliance and keeping costs down. Our information security specialists work closely with organizations to provide the solutions that best match business and security objectives. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to utilize and expand your skills through client experience and industry training while collaborating with security professionals across industries. Our team provides the full spectrum of security services to clients including, Strategy & Advisory, Identity & Access Management, Cyber Security Operations, Managed Services, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.

Looking for an exciting career opportunity as a Business Analyst? Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you! Right now, we are looking to fill a position for our Business Analyst Team. With Vaco, you will have an advantage over your competition! Our information security practice maintains strong relationships with clients, connect your experience with the right consulting project-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our team will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, opportunities to work on exciting, impactful projects, and opportunities for industry training and advancement. If you're an experienced, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!


The position is within the Information Security Identity and Access Management (IAM) team and will be responsible for supporting manager with executing audit, controls, metrics and reporting. The candidate will be responsible for analyzing IAM systems data and ensure the data reconciles across multiple systems.

• Support manager with Business unit engagement to evaluate, document and report IAM needs

• Reviews and maintains department documentation to ensure it reflects current processes and procedures

• Improves and/or automates existing processes

• Prepares or obtains user and system access reports and retains evidence of the data source

• Report status for quality-focused initiatives and future essential identity attributes

• Analyzes daily and monthly reports for discrepancies, corrections, and modifications, and follows up with the responsible individuals.

• Investigates, resolves and performs follow-up tasks on Identity issues and works towards timely resolution.

• Monitor data integrity issues and perform root cause analysis between interfacing systems if necessary (HR System, OIM, Sailpoint and Active Directory)

• Provide reporting of security controls and access for audits and exams as needed

• Perform user access reviews for management validation throughout the year.

• Enforce regulatory and compliance requirements

• Implement best practices, and address requirements related to project enhancement request. This includes analysis work for User Accounts, Access Request Management Processes, Terminations and tools

• Ensure principles for account reconciliation with respect to AD are consistently applied

• Perform data clean-up and extraction across multiple systems

• Bring together cross-function teams to resolve data issues and to provide service to data stakeholders

• Follow-up on data issues with the respective team (HR, IAM Ops Team and Local IT Team)

• Performs other special projects as required by Management.

Required experience and skills:

• Degree in Computer Science / IT or equivalent discipline

• 5+ years of experience as data analyst with experience in analyzing large scale data in multiple sources

• Experience in managing IAM operations with people management skills

• Knowledge in scripting (SQL, access, excel) and data mapping

• Solid understanding of at least one IAM product and Active Directory

• Good understanding of IAM principles.

• Excellent communication skills, verbal and written and presentation skills required.

• Experience with PowerPoint, and other Microsoft products such as Excel, required.

• Ability to prioritize work without management direction and provide clear and documented status updates/metrics to management.

• Must have the ability to quickly learn and adapt to new concepts, capabilities or tools based on the needs.

• Ability to troubleshoot complex problems with minimal guidance.

• Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail.

• Experience with SOX compliance and related access controls a plus


Requires Bachelor's degree in computer science or related filed, or equivalent work experience

Status: US Citizen or US Person required.

Travel: Up to 25-35% travel - Reimbursed