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Security Engineer - IAM (Relocation Opportunity. Any US COE , Ft Myers, FL| Irving, TX | Stamford, CT | Arlington, VA| Austin, TX )


Security Engineer, IAM

Hiring near our US Centers of Excellence.

Hybrid, flexible environment

Irving, TX

Fort Myers, FL

Stamford, CT

Maitland, FL

Arlington, VA

Gartner offers a hybrid, flexible environment, with remote work  that allows associates great flexibility to work from home, and opportunities to connect with colleagues for moments that matter on-site. Candidates that apply should be located within a reasonable proximity to one of Gartner’s Centers of Excellence office locations.

Description of the Role: The 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 understanding and implementation experience of the IAM technologies such as 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 implementation and operations of the solutions to address identity challenges.

What you'll do:

  • Work in an agile team setting

  • Demonstrate the ability to develop or consume APIs

  • Demonstrate strong understand of Open-Source technologies, framework, tools, and trends

  • Ensure successful implementations of IAM projects and meet the timelines

  • Responsible for implementation of provisioning/de-provisioning, user life cycle management and federation solutions based on SAML 2.0 and OAuth/OpenID Connect

  • Understand scenarios and develop detailed technical requirement documents to implement the automated solutions

What you'll need:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, information systems or similar

  • Strong communication skills, team player and adhere to collaborative work environment

  • Responsible for developing IAM automation solutions

  • Experience with scripting (PowerShell, Python etc.)

  • Strong understanding of Identity Services, Active Directory Services, LDAP, Single Sign On, and PKI

  • Experience with Privileged Access management solutions is desired, preferably architecture and implementation experience

  • Strong understanding of cloud Identity governance

  • Experience with technologies such as SAML 2.0, OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect, Role-Based Active Control (RBAC) and Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC) preferred

  • Experienced with API consumption and implementation using languages such as Python

  • Knowledge on information security technologies and industry best practices

  • Familiarity with IaaS/PaaS architectures running on AWS, Azure, or similar platforms

  • Experience working with fast-paced operations/dev teams and DevOps practices is preferred

  • Keep up with new technologies and engineer solutions as applicable

  • Prefer 4 years of applicable experience

What you will get

  • Competitive Compensation Package

  • Ongoing mentorship and apprenticeship; Leadership courses, development programs, technical courses, certification opportunities and more!

  • 20+ PTO days plus holidays and floating holidays in your first year

  • Extensive Medical, Dental and Vision plans

  • Hybrid environment with flexibility, remote work 

  • Parental leave

  • Gartner Gives Charity Match

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Health and wellness related allowance programs

  • 401K with corporate match, immediate vesting

  • Collaborative, team-oriented culture that embraces diversity 

  • Professional development and unlimited growth opportunities

Who are we?

Gartner delivers actionable, objective insight to executives and their teams. Our expert guidance and tools enable faster, smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s most critical priorities. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and we're proud to have nearly 16,000 associates globally that support our 14,000+ clients in more than 100 countries.

What makes Gartner a great place to work?

Our teams are composed of individuals from different geographies, cultures, religions, ethnicities, races, genders, sexual orientations, abilities and generations. We believe that a variety of experiences makes us stronger—as individuals, as communities and as an organization. That’s why we're recognized worldwide as a great place to work year after year. We've been recognized by Fortune as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion by the Disability Equality Index. Looking for a place to turn your big ideas into reality? Join #LifeAtGartner

What we offer:

Our people are our most valuable asset, so we invest in them from Day 1. When you join our team, you’ll have access to a vast array of benefits to help you live your life well. These resources are designed to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being. We encourage continued personal and professional growth through ongoing learning and development opportunities. Our employee resource groups, charity match and volunteer programs keep you connected to your internal Gartner community and causes that matter to you.

Gartner believes in fair and equitable pay. Certain locations in the United States require job postings to include a reasonable estimate of the base salary range and/or a general description of benefits and other compensation applicable to the role. For this role in those locations, the base salary range for new hires is:

California Annualized Base Pay Range: 76,000 USD - 87,400 USD

Colorado Annualized Base Pay Range: 68,800 USD - 79,120 USD

New Jersey Annualized Base Pay Range: 80,000 USD - 92,000 USD

New York Annualized Base Pay Range: 80,000 USD - 92,000 USD

Washington Annualized Base Pay Range: 76,000 USD - 87,400 USD

Please note that actual salaries may vary within the range, or be above or below the range, based on factors including, but not limited to, education, training, experience, professional achievement, business need, and location. In addition to base salary, employees will participate in either an annual bonus plan based on company and individual performance, or a role-based, uncapped sales incentive plan. Our talent acquisition team will provide the specific opportunity on our bonus or incentive programs to eligible candidates. We also offer market leading benefit programs including generous PTO, a 401k match up to $7,200 per year, the opportunity to purchase company stock at a discount, and more.

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