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Engineering Manager, Identity & Access Management, Group Digital

Helsingborg, Skåne County - Explore location IT & Digital Solutions Full Time

Job description


Every day we secure that over 200 000 co-workers have access to applications and information within the global enterprise of IKEA.

We are looking for you, a leader of engineering with manager responsibility that drives IKEA towards a strong digital identity foundation supporting our business today as well as tomorrow.

We think you embrace diversity, equality, and inclusion in a workplace where everyone feels valued and inspired.

We expect that you are passionate about Identity-driven security and curious to drive exploration and modernization of new technologies and concepts.

Your energy is hopefully driven from outcome and value-based measurement with an eagerness to always learn and improve how your team can be more efficient delivering business value


You are considered a leader within this area. Previous manager responsibility is not a must, but it is an important part of the position.

You have a strong understanding of Identity and Access management concepts, integrations, compliance, and access best practices.

You are quality driven with a high understanding of how new features and functionality impacts large companies and organisations.


Creating, planning, and executing a roadmap within your responsible area of Identity & Access Management.

Build, lead and develop people as part of your team and continuously improve and grow an agile engineering mindset.

On daily basis work with peers and stakeholders to ensure we deliver expected business value.

Being responsible for a team that covers end-to-end e.g. development, security and operational (DevSecOps) aspects.


We are a diverse team with a mix of co-workers and partners supporting IKEA globally. IAM is an important enabler which means that we work close with our stakeholders to lead and prioritize our digital modernisation journey.

We always strive to improve and deliver value to our business.

We are passionate about providing a first-class strong IAM function where our customers have a great user experience managing digital identities and access management. We do this by ensuring high data quality standards, enable workflow automation, being API & Event driven and always explore new ways to simplify and improve our services.

We value team empowerment and responsibility and we are always customer centric in everything we do.


This position is based in southern Sweden and will consist of both local and remote work.

For more information about the role, reach out to hiring manager Andreas Andersson (

If you have any questions about the recruitment process, please reach out to tech recruiter Therese Carlsson at

Due to GDPR we cant review any applications coming to us in other ways than trough our recruitment program.

Our primary concern since the outbreak of corona virus has been the health and safety of our co-workers and candidates. Because of this, we have adapted our recruiting processes to be fully digital.