Principal Consultant

REMOTE, United Kingdom

Third Wave Identity is a growing Identity & Access Management consultancy/ advisory firm that specializes in providing cutting-edge solutions to secure and manage digital identities for organizations across various industries. We are seeking an experienced Principle Consultant to join our team and  contributing unparalleled expertise and leadership in IAM. Being pivotal to our Clients success, and Third Waves growth.


As a Principal Consultant specializing in Identity & Access Management, you will be a pivotal figure in shaping and executing our IAM consulting services. Your role involves providing strategic guidance, thought leadership, and hands-on expertise to deliver customized IAM solutions that meet the unique needs of our clients. This role will be particularly aligned to our Identity Governance practice so it is essential that this individual has a deep technical expertise working with IdentityIQ and IdentityNow (Identity Security Cloud.)

Technical Knowledge & Breadth
Stakeholder / Project management
Strategic planning
Cyber Security knowledge


  • Strategic IAM Consulting
  • Technical Leadership
  • Client Relationship Management
  • Solutions Architecture
  • Risk Management & Compliance

Must Have

  • Experience leading and guiding complex IAM projects
  • Deep technical knowledge with a broad range of IAM tooling, especially Sailpoint
  • Strong Leadership, communication and client facing skills
  • Passion and desire for Cyber Security
  • Relevant certifications

Nice to have

  • Bachelors/ masters in relevant field
  • Additional languages
  • PAM/ CIAM knowledge or experience
  • SC Clearance

What a typical week might look like in this role?

As a Principal Consultant, your week is characterized by strategic leadership and hands-on involvement in Identity & Access Management (IAM) initiatives. You will dedicate time to collaborating closely with clients, providing high-level strategic guidance, and overseeing the design and implementation of customized IAM solutions. Your responsibilities also include technical leadership, mentoring project teams, staying updated on IAM trends, and ensuring compliance with industry standards. A significant part of your role involves managing client relationships, fostering strong partnerships, and contributing to the continuous growth and success of Third Wave Identity. 

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What We Offer

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Competitive salary, pension & 25 days annual leave with birthday holiday  


Industry qualifications & vendor training

Work life Balance

A true hybrid work schedule of home based/client site & flexible working hours


Coffee & snacks provided in our offices & team building meals & get-togethers/ Fun activities