Rackspace Sr. Identity & Access Management Engineer in Austin, Texas
Overview & Responsibilities
We are hiring a Sr. Identity & Access Management Engineer to join the team. This position can be remote.
Responsible for deploying an enterprise identity management and access governance system supporting security and regulatory compliance, reduced IT support costs, and end-user self-service.
Lead IAM projects and programs with overall technical responsibility in designing and integrating authentication, authorization, and auditing mechanisms within application architectures.
Provide a global and consistent end-to-end solution to improve operational efficiency, and to drive high user adoption for every user facing component of the solution.
Tasked with designing highly complex solutions to critical business problems.
Ability to drive innovation into and to continuously improve complex solutions and products within the business unit.
Demonstrates ability to gain support for complex architecture and to negotiate solution/architectural trade-offs. Facilitates root cause analysis sessions
Conducts brown bags and technical talks to both internal and external groups
Expert understanding of architectural principles.
Expert understanding of security principles, specifically OS and directory services hardening.
Expert technical knowledge of Identity and Access Management, Single Sign-On, and Federation. Advanced knowledge of LDAP, SAML, OpenID, Oauth.
Strong understanding of Kerberos and cross-realm authentication concepts.
Advanced knowledge of core PKI concepts and practices.
Ability to program to solve problems and automate repetitive tasks in a common scripting or programming language.
Work with leadership on project planning and resolution of systemic problems.
Collaborates with vendors and the broader tech community on implementing solutions to bugs and code upgrades. Aware of business issues as they impact overall project plans.
SailPoint experience desired
Bachelor’s degree in a technology related field preferred.
7+ years’ experience in designing and deploying Identity Management and Access Management solutions.
Linux CLE, Linux RHCA or Novell CNIMA Certifications preferred.
Req # 39797
Category Cyber Security, Networking, Software Development, System Administration / Engineering