Senior Security Engineer - IAM

Full Time

    Job Description


    Position Description:

    The IAM Senior Engineer will be responsible for developing and delivering comprehensive solutions to our internal and external customers. This role will have hands-on architectural and engineering responsibilities as well as technical leadership and expert level troubleshooting duties.

    Position Responsibilities:

    • This role will have a focus on supporting and enhancing federation, authentication technologies and their associated protocols (i.e. SAML, OIDC, oAuth, LDAP, MFA)
    • In this role you will also support other strategic IAM functions like lifecycle management, access management and privileged identity management
    • Design, implement and support highly automated, reliable and available IAM solutions
    • Deliver IAM systems which elevate security and compliance for in-house developed and commercial off-the-shelf applications
    • Lead emerging trend research, orchestrate product evaluations, and select the latest industry standards and tools
    • Provide advanced troubleshooting, participate in on-call rotation, and develop solutions and processes to eliminate off hours support calls
    • Assist in the automation of manual tasks
    • Development of process documentation and standard, policies, procedures, and baselines
    • Responsible for ensuring appropriate collection and analysis of technical requirements based on critical projects IAM use cases and expectations.


    • 3-5 years of applications support or equivalent experience with a specialization in IAM platforms and tools
    • Development experience in either an object oriented or scripting language (Powershell, Unix Shell)
    • Experience with LDAP directories and relational databases (e.g., AD, eDirectory, Oracle DB, SQL Server)
    • Experience with Authentication and Authorization mechanisms and protocols (SAML, RBAC/ABAC, OAuth/Open ID Connect, 2FA/MFA, adaptive/contextual/passwordless authentication)
    • Strong familiarity with security issues surrounding Identity Access Management and experience in implementation of security systems and controls.
    • Must have a thorough knowledge of information security components, principles, practices, and procedures
    • Demonstrated ability to work across a broad range of technologies to deliver complex solutions
    • Ability to succinctly articulate complex technical issues with both technicians and business sponsors
    • Effective time management skills demonstrated by successful and timely completion of projects
    • Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
    • Knowledge of applicable audit controls and applicability to IAM services architecture, design, and processes.

    Personal Attributes:

    • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills and troubleshooting skills
    • High level critical thinking skills
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills
    • Positive attitude, self-starter with strong analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills to lead working groups - able to negotiate and create consensus
    • Ability to compose and present material to communicate difficult concepts and gain consensus
    • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment with multiple goals
    • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
    • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
    • Ability to deal diplomatically and effectively at all levels of the organization including both technical and non-technical, management and senior leadership


    • Hands-on experience developing and deploying large-scale enterprise Identity & Access Management solutions
    • Working knowledge of one or more of the following technologies: Active Directory, LDAP, Federation, MFA and associated protocols (i.e. SAML, OIDC, oAuth, LDAP, MFA)
    • Other IAM technology exposure is a plus: Identity Lifecycle Management, Privileged Identity Management
    • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

    Formal Education & Certification

    • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity or equivalent is a plus
    • Information Systems Security certifications (e.g. Security+, Network+, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, CEH, etc.) are a plus




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