Our client, a rapidly scaling provider of information security consulting services, is seeking an experienced Identity and Access Management (IAM) Technical consultant to support multiple clients in the assessment and deployment of their IAM programs and initiatives. Over the past several years they have experienced explosive growth and had the privilege of being trusted by the world’s leading companies to successfully deliver proven Security & Compliance strategies and services. You will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and experience different environments alongside a company truly invested in your balance and professional growth.

IAM Technical team member responsibilities

  • Conducting technical client interviews with application owners to assess objectives of client IAM programs and initiatives resulting in a roadmap for remediation
  • Recognize and resolve threats, weaknesses and technical gaps in client IAM programs, procedures and source applications based on best practices, industry standards, and regulatory/compliance requirements 
  • Provide a solution for governance of the identity lifecycle processes around roles/rules, monitoring access control processes to ensure they are effective, efficient, and in compliance with standards and control objectives 
  • Configure provisioning configuration and entitlement management based on IAM Security and Regulatory Standards along with defined sustainability procedures related to Security Operations Management and IAM initiatives 
  • Provide workflow recommendations and analyze and resolve complex authentication, integration, and automation issues 
  • Implement entitlement management solutions for role-based access controls and provisioning procedures for both external and internal application needs (understanding of multiple methods of role management) 
  • Support the implementation of IAM configuration for the joiner, mover, and leaver scenarios across in-scope platforms and applications (including complete user scenarios: recertification, password reset functionality, reporting, etc.)

FOUNDATIONAL SKILLS

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills (written and verbal) to interact with various levels of client representatives 
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation. 
  • Strong time management skills 
  • Ability to identify, solve problems and work to a project schedule in a dynamic team environment
  • Desire to work on diverse projects with multiple language, cultural, and technical differences 
  • Able to travel to client locations

TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES

  • BS – Computer Science, IS, Accounting, Math or Bachelor's Degree in a related subject 
  • 3-5 years of experience in Systems and Information Security administration with at least 1-2 years professional experience related to IAM programs 
  • Working knowledge of Java or a similar object-oriented programming language 
  • Knowledge of directory server (Oracle, TDS, AD, LDAP, etc.) and SSL/TLS
  • Knowledge of regulatory implications and standard framework for compliance across multiple industries 
  • Technical experience with the SailPoint product suite (IIQ, SIQ, IDN) 
  • Experience in designing and implementing access management solutions – WAM/SSO, PAM, Entitlement Mgmt, Federation – & IM solutions – Directory services, Password Mgmt, Recertification, Provisioning and Job Role Mgmt
  • Technical understanding of password management capabilities and procedures to implement/manage password requirements 
  • Understanding of authorization/access control models. Practical/business understanding of role and rule based access control models (how, why and when to use)
  • Thorough understanding of Information Security frameworks and best practices (e.g. PCI, ISO, NIST) 
  • Professional designations or certification related to cyber-security, audit information systems, or IT security 
  • Working knowledge or Windows and Linux operating systems 
  • Understanding of database and networking principles