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IAM Senior Engineer/Architect

Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000027295


JR-0000027295, IAM Senior Engineer/Architect
Location: Milpitas, CA, or San Jose, CA, United States 


Our Information Security team is looking for an experienced IAM security engineer with deep knowledge of Microsoft Identity Life-cycle Management (ILM), Saviynt Identity Access Governance and Management (IAGM) and ADFS Single Sign-On (SSO) expert.


Provide solution overview to the IAM leadership team, architectural guidance and hands-on implementation to the Identity and Access Governance team.

This technical role will focus on driving technical IAM strategy and approach, and work with other teams to design and deploy end-to-end integration solution and product development support.

Education and Experience
  • BA or BS or equivalent
  • 10+ years of experience on IT or related field
  • 8+ years of experience directly related to ILM/IDM/IAM and SSO integration.

Provide technical expertise from design to implementation for all Identity Lifecycle management projects in complex networked environments, and sustaining of existing ILM/IAM and SSO services including life cycle management.

Technical knowledge of application and network administration and maintenance including

- Identity Management system architecture including RBAC, Single Sign-On Federation using SAML/OAuth 2.0 standards

- Active Directory systems, Cloud applications / application access controls, Delegated administration, API gateways, and SOA services.


-  Evaluation, design and development of IAM technical requirements, solutions to ensure functional, reliable, secure and cost effective company's technology environment

- Technical integration efforts for IAM services including connectors and SSO implementation

-  Regular development of IAM program roadmap

-  Reporting mechanisms to capture information on the current status of the environment

-  Perform security assessments, as well as tool evaluation

-  Work with functional teams to gather feedback on all integration requirements


-  In a collaborative team environment, delegating workload and responsibilities

-  In operationalizing IAM solutions for user and application access

-  With ERP application integration including SAP and Oracle

-  With Cloud Authentication services
-  With web and mobile technologies
-  With external identities, such as B2B and B2C

-  Experience integrating using on-site and 3rd party cloud applications

Knowledge of enterprise reference architecture design concepts

-  Demonstrate ability to handle heavy multi-tasking and hands-on development and support

-  Ability to compile, analyze, and summarize data for communication

-  Strength in communicating effectively

-  Strong interpersonal skills in order to gather feedback from end users

-  Strong organizational, follow-up skills, time management skills

-  Clear ability to complete work with minimal oversight


Programming / Tools: Java, ASP, VB/Java script, Shell script, .Net/C#

Need to be able to coduct workshops, perform hands-on development and support.

Willing to be 24 x 7 on call. The position can be based in either our Milpitas or Irvine, CA locations.

Onsite operation is required.

Willing to travel up to 10-25% between 2 locations as ad-hoc basis.