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Sr Security Analyst - IAM


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About the role

Gartner is looking to hire a Sr Security Analyst, IAM focused on stable, secure and proactive monitoring and management of the Identity platforms serving on-premises and cloud services at scale in a rapidly evolving environment.

What you will do

  • Ensure successful implementations on IAM projects and meet the timelines

  • Provisioning/de-provisioning and federation related operations based on SAML 2.0 and OAuth/OpenID Connect

  • Proactive health management of IDaaS, PAM, AD and other critical IAM services

  • Gather user input to understand scenarios and develop detailed technical requirements to setup SSO integrations, onboard PAM platform or issue certificates based on enterprise PKI

  • Delegation or rights management in AD, Okta and CyberArk

  • Identify and validate the requirements and manage the life cycle (create/delete) of service/shared/resource accounts in AD

  • Troubleshoot and remediate the cloud Identity sync services related issues

  • Reconciliation of discrepancy or security alerts

  • Resolve service requests or incident tickets with-in the SLA timelines

  • Prompt and clear communication with the requestors during the request/incident management

  • Research and escalate unresolvable issues or requests to the engineering team with comprehensive information

What you will need

Strong security analyst professional with 4-6 years’ experience of working on IT security projects in a fast-paced, time-bound environment.

Must have

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems or similar preferred with minimum 4 years of applicable experience

  • Experience with Active Directory Services, LDAP, Single Sign On, and PKI

  • 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 in information security technologies and industry best practices

  • Experience with Active Directory (AD) in conjunction with Windows 10 and Server 2016 and above

  • Experience with scripting (powershell, python etc.)

Who you are

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

  • Excellent communication and prioritization skills.

  • Able to work independently or within a team proactively in a fast-paced AGILE-SCRUM environment.

  • Owns success – Takes responsibility for successful delivery of the solutions.

  • Strong desire to improve upon their skills in software development, frameworks, and technologies

Don’t meet every single requirement? We encourage you to apply anyway. You might just be the right candidate for this, or other roles.


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