The Identity & Access Management (IAM) solution Security Architect reports to the Global Lead for IAM Architecture in a hands-on role focused on the security architecture in the IAM space supporting cloud services. The architect works directly with Lead Development, Engineering and Operational resources through collaboration and mentoring to shape the cloud IAM capabilities for the Firm.
The IAM Solution Security Architect’s role is a technical position which will support the development of security strategies and architecture vision as it relates to the Firm’s cloud initiatives, specifically setting the direction for IAM as it relates to cloud. The IAM Solution Security Architect will work with other Architects and Service Owners to provide a consensus-based enterprise solution that is scalable, adaptable and synchronized with the ever changing business needs.
Experience architecting IAM solutions within Microsoft Azure , Amazon Web Services (AWS) and, preferably, other cloud providers. • Intimately familiar with IAM related protocols such as SAML, SPML, XACML, SCIM, OpenID and OAuth.
Experience working with cloud security and governance tools, cloud access security brokers (CASBs), and server virtualization technologies. • Federation concepts and technologies particularly with solutions from ADFS and Ping Identity. • In-depth experience with Microsoft Azure, particularly Azure AD and architecture designs connecting Azure to enterprise infrastructure. • Strong experience with Directories, SSO, Federation, Delegated administration, API gateways, SOA services. • Strong understanding of cloud computing architecture, technical design and implementations, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery models. •
Ideally, you’ll also have • Expert level experience in Cloud Authentication and Access management Services. • Expert level experience in cloud solution development with Azure, AWS, Google, or other relevant cloud solution architectures. • Good understanding of Multi-Factor authentication and Privileged Access Management
The individual in this role must be able to understand and interpret identity and access management strategies and direction. Further, the person must be able to bring together key tenets of Information Security to the IAM cloud strategies and develop technical security solutions that properly align. The Architect will contribute to the overall effort of the IAM direction of the Firm.