About the role
The Senior Security Engineer, IAM role is very critical to the Identity management team focused on stable, secure, and proactive management of the Identity service to on premise and cloud services at scale in a rapidly growing environment. The role requires in-depth understanding, design and implementation of the IAM technologies including but not limited to authn, authz, federation protocols SAML 2.0 and OIDC, SCIM provisioning, Powershell/Python based automation, LDAP(S), PKI and privilege access management which helps in the design and implementation of the solutions to address identity challenges.
What you'll do:
- Ensure successful design and implementations on IAM projects with-in agreed timelines
- Install and upgrade identity and access management applications
- As an SME, Mentor team members, security engineers and analysts
- Responsible for design of complex single sign-on, provisioning/de-provisioning, and federation solutions based on SAML 2.0 and OpenID Connect
- Troubleshot and resolve scenarios escalated by operations team members
- Identify problem areas and propose solutions to future proof identity challenges
- SME for MS Active Directory services including ADDS and ADCS
- Design and implement cloud identity security solutions
- Design, evolve and implement privilege access to services hosted on-premises or cloud (IAAS, PAAS or SAAS)
- Create technically oriented materials including internal and external tech notes, architectural diagrams, operations procedures, how-to procedures, and user-facing technical documents as relevant
- Participate and contribute to the short term and long-term roadmap initiatives
What you'll need:
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, information systems or similar
- Minimum 6 years of applicable experience
- Strong communication skills, team player and adhere to collaborative work environment
- Minimum 3 years of design and implementation of enterprise solutions at a scale
- Experience with Active Directory Services, LDAP, Single Sign On, and PKI
- Experience with an on-premises single sign on solution or IDAAS is required. Implementation experience with PingFederate and okta is a plus
- Experience with technologies such as SAML 2.0, OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect, Role-Based Active Control (RBAC) and Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC)
- Experienced with integrating Access management tools with third party and custom applications and troubleshooting relevant integrating issues
- Experienced with deploying and configuring IDP and SP initiated Single sign on federations
- Experienced in information security technologies and industry best practices
- Familiarity with MS-SQL and other DBMS
- Experience with PKI, SSL Protocols and Online Certificate Status Protocol (OCSP)
- Experience with cloud-based architectures running on AWS, Azure, or similar platforms is preferred
- Experience creating detail design documents for solutions being implemented in Identity and Access management applications
- Experience installing, upgrading, and configuring identity and access management applications
- Experience with Active Directory (AD) in conjunction with Windows 10 and Server 2016 and above
- Experience with scripting (PowerShell, python etc.) and automation solutions
- Experience working with fast-paced operations/dev teams and DevOps practices is preferred
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