IT Infrastructure/ Systems Engineer

Reference

AM_910_ITSE

Sector

IT & Digital

Salary

Competitive

Benefits

Onsite gym. Multiple onsite catering options. Health Insurance & Life Assurance

Town/City

Donegal

Contract Type

Permanent

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MPA Recruitment has been appointed by a leading technology company in the North West to source a Specialist, IT Infrastructure/ Systems Engineer to provide Security & IAM Engineering Support. This role provides the definition, monitoring and continuous improvement of the underlying infrastructure


Responsibilities

  • Designing innovative roadmaps following industry and security/compliance best practices
  • Design security architecture elements to mitigate threats as they emerge
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Envision and design security tools to protect cloud environments
  • Experience in Azure AD or AWS IAM preferred
  • Partners with Senior and Lead Engineers to provide engineering services to assist in the implementation, maintenance, and upgrade of security IAM infrastructure - including central directories, access management systems, identity management systems, and a variety of security administration toolsets
  • Participates as a technical resource for a variety of ad-hoc information technology projects that will be dictated by current business and technological developments
  • Stays informed about the latest developments in the information security field, new products, and services
  • Looks for and recommends process improvements that will contribute to faster response times to the business and reduce overhead
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of the web security infrastructure
  • Provides in-depth technical consultation to business application development team to ensure development of efficient application systems utilizing established standards, procedures, and methodologies
  • Provide technical expertise in support of Incident, Problem, Change, Configuration, Availability, Capacity, Performance, Vendor and Service management activities related to products such as CA SiteMinder, IdentityMinder, AuthMinder, RiskMinder along with Radiant Logic VDS and ICS, Privileged Access Management solutions including Cyberark & PAM, Federated Identity technologies (SAML, OAuth, OpenID, ADFS, PingFederate, etc.)

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Degree preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems or another related field.
  • Must have experience with managing SSO/Federation integration Tools (PingIdentity, CA Siteminder, Tivoli/Security Access Manager, OneLogin, Okta) with various protocols (SAML, OIDC, WS Fed, etc.)
  • Must have experience with IDM Tools (SailPoint, OneLogin, Saviynt, RSA, CA, etc.)
  • Must have experience with Multifactor authentication vendors (Symantec, RSA, PingID, Okta, OneLogin, Duo, Centrify, etc.)
  • Must have experience with Directories (AD, CA Directory, Open DJ, Novell, UnboundID / PingDirectory, LDAP in general, etc.)
  • Must have strong Java coding background and ability to handle complex customizations.
  • Must have some experience with XML, Java, C#, .Net, scripting languages (Perl, Python, JavaScript,   PowerShell etc.)
  • 4 or more years of Internet Architecture / Engineering / Programming experience
  • HTTPS/ SSL / Client certificate / Security knowledge

Essential

  • 4+ years’ experience in a systems role with a good mix of technology skills
  • Preferred technical training / higher education in the security or IT domains
  • Ability to work on own initiative within part of multi-skilled IT Group
  • Excellent problem solving and Root Cause Analysis skills
  • Proficiency in understanding, analyzing and defining corrective actions from data provided in logs, traces, and heap dumps
  • The ability to develop solutions, document and communicate outcomes to stakeholders and non-technologists
  • Ability to multi-task and work on several high priority projects simultaneously. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able and willing to travel, as this position may require occasional travel to the US

Desirable

  • Should have experience with PAM Tools (CyberArk, Thycotic, Centrify, Lieberman, BeyondTrust, CA PAM, etc.)
  • Should have some experience with API gateways/portals like Apigee or Layer 7 API Gateway
  • Demonstrated experience with and thorough understanding of DevOps tools (e.g. Git, Artifactory, Jenkins, Jira, Confluence, etc.)
  • Apache HTTP Server (or IBM HTTP Server) Installation/Configuration knowledge
  • Linux / AIX / Windows experience

I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Andrew McSparran, Executive Search Consultant at MPA Recruitment at +44 (0)7843 955 268 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.

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