Senior Sailpoint Operations Security Engineer III


Full Time


Senior Sailpoint Operations Security Engineer III

Job Details

Senior Sailpoint Operations Security Engineer III

*Active Secret Clearance or Ability to Obtain a Secret Clearance (We will sponsor)

*On-site in Ft Belvoir, VA

Job Role:

The SailPoint Engineer will be responsible for implementing identity and access management solutions using SailPoint's IdentityIQ platform.

The role involves collaborating with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements, and configuring SailPoint solutions, and ensuring the seamless integration of the platform with existing systems and applications.

The SailPoint Developer plays a critical role in application onboarding, enhancing security measures, managing user access, and maintaining compliance with regulatory standards.

Role includes the following:

Integration and API Development:

Develop/Test custom integrations with various applications, directories, and systems using APIs and connectors provided by SailPoint.

Ensure data synchronization and establish seamless communication between different platforms.

Security and Compliance:

Ensure the IAM solutions adhere to security best practices and comply with relevant regulatory standards.

Implement access control policies, role-based access control (RBAC), and other security measures to protect sensitive data.

Build/Maintain workflows and automation in the Identity governance application.

Documentation and Reporting:

Create comprehensive technical documentation, including design specifications, configurations, and integration details.

Prepare reports on system performance, access governance, and compliance-related metrics.


Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including IT, security, and compliance, to ensure alignment with organizational policies and standards.

Work closely with project managers to ensure timely delivery of IAM projects.

Required Qualifications:

  • Clearance: ACTIVE Secret

  • Security +, CISSP, or equivalent (Must meet IT II Requirements)

  • 4 Year Degree Information Technology or related field or Equivalent Experience

  • Flexibility to periodically work at customer site (i.e. Fort Belvoir) if needed

  • Experience designing, developing, and advising on zero trust ICAM enterprise architectures

  • At least 5-7 years of experience designing and implementing IAM solutions

At least 5 years of experience implementing enterprise identity governance & administration (IGA) solutions, such as:

  • SailPoint Identity IQ (IIQ)

  • IdentityNow

  • Saviynt Security Manager (SSM)

  • Enterprise Identity Cloud (EIC) IBM Security Verify Governance