Automation to create Roles
SummaryCreation of Roles requires automation ability to support PD Approval Processes and Complex Security Requirements
Cloud provides services to update Users and to add users to existing roles. See REST services for scim Users and Roles.
There is also a HCM Data Loader which allows creating Users and adding to Roles. This process is difficult, but possible to automate using SOAP services and UCM automation.
There is no REST or SOAP service to create a Role.
For Approvals, customers will be creating dozens of roles to capture all the variation of user assignments to processes. The ability to automate this is very important to ongoing productivity of IT staffs managing the application.