Sync the manager attribute into Atlassian Home

In this article, we will walk you through the steps to 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 (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.

  • Users with access to 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

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 Atlassian Home if you encounter a problem following any of the steps above.

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