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How to sync the manager attribute into Atlas
How to sync the manager attribute into Atlas

Sync the manager attribute to unlock enhanced reporting lines and filters in Atlas.

Eric Saboia avatar
Written by Eric Saboia
Updated over a week ago

In this article, we will walk you through the steps to enable Atlas and sync the manager attribute into Atlassian, allowing you to:

  • See a person’s manager and direct reports on their profiles

  • Filter projects and goals by reporting lines

  • Follow projects and goals by reporting lines

  • See your company's org chart (coming soon)


Step 1: Provision users from your Identity Provider (IdP) with an Atlassian Access subscription

  • Atlassian Access enables visibility and security across all Atlassian accounts and products at your company. Users are provisioned from your identity provider with an Atlassian Access subscription.

  • You do not need to pay an Access license fees for users with access to Atlas. Users with access to other Atlassian products may be billable as described here.

  • We currently support syncing through an Identity Provider. Okta and Azure are the providers we support to date. Sign up here if you’d like to be informed when additional providers are supported.

  • To configure Access and your IdP to start provisioning your Atlassian users, follow these steps.

Step 2: Ensure that users have the manager attribute stored in your IdP

Step 3: Sign up and enable Atlas on your Atlassian site

Learn how to sync the manager attribute

Follow the guide specific to your IdP to sync the manager attribute to Atlas:


Contact us through the “give feedback” button in the navigation bar of Atlas if you encounter a problem following any of the steps above.

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