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Senior IAM Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02258
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time
Senior IAM Engineer

The Senior IAM Engineer will work closely with the service desk, systems engineering, network security, audit, application developers and other administrators in creating functional, scalable and secure Identity Access Management operations as well as the design and development of new business applications. This person will also be responsible for identifying, evaluating and participating in decision making around new and emerging IAM technologies and should be able to support other areas of Information Security as needed.

  • Develop, document, implement and manage an enterprise-wide IAM framework, strategy and roadmap that outlines and defines the tactical, operational and strategic plan for IAM
  • Establish privileged access monitoring controls for identifying and mitigating Information Security risks associated with access rights
  • Develop strong partnerships with internal staff, software vendors and other technical resources in the IAM industry.
  • Create and maintain relevant documentation that that is required for program management and regulatory requirements.
  • Act as IAM subject matter expert for business leaders, end users and IT staff in the areas of application architecture and implementation
  • Work with business users to define and implement work flow, approval, provisioning tasks as requested, and to develop access attestation reports
  • Proactively improve the processes/tools around provisioning and de-provisioning users across the organization
  • Assist with the configuration and administration of all IAM systems and tools
  • Assist with the enforcement of user security policies and procedures
  • Implement and manage access federation with various third parties
  • Develop training resources for end users and ensure training assignments are completed
  • Ensure account audits and access methods are conducted as required by the IAM program and regulatory requirements
  • Recommend and oversee improvements, corrections, remediation or requirements for IAM efforts.
  • Monitor for new application releases upgrades and shepherd implementation by system owners
You'll be a great fit if in addition to the completion of a Bachelor's degree or years of equivalent work experience, you have:
  • 3 to 5 years of progressive hands on experience in design, architecture and administration of Identity and Access Management solutions using an Identity and Access Management suite or similar technologies.
  • Hands on experience implementing Identity and Access Management program in a corporate setting with PCI requirements (preferably in a banking or other financial institution)
  • Ability to define, implement, and modify workflow processes for access management requests
  • Strong organizational ethic to manage a large volume of competing tasks effectively
  • Experience in administration of user and role provisioning, connectors, workflow, certificate management, session management, encryption technologies and MS active directory
  • The ability to achieve goals through influence, collaboration, and cooperation
  • Available to be on-­call for Incident Response as needed