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Security Identity And Access Management Engineer

Santa Clara, CA 95054

Posted: 06/25/2024 Employment Type: Contract Industry: VMS Job Number: 29121

Job Description

Position Title: Security Identity And Access Management Engineer

Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity for Security Identity And Access Management Engineer with our client that is fully remote.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional Infrastructure, Engineering and Security teams to ensure seamless integration of Privileged Access Management (PAM) solutions across various platforms.
  • Expand, maintain and automate PAM solutions in alignment with business requirements and security best practices with the end user in mind.
  • Manage the entire lifecycle of privileged accounts, from creation to deletion in partnership with the identity team.
  • Develop custom solutions for automation and integration.
  • Manage changes, troubleshoot operational issues, and optimize the performance of the PAM solution.
  • Educate, influence and work with technology and platform owners to implement necessary controls and best practices related to access management.
  • Appropriately assess risk when business and technical decisions are made, demonstrating risk management mindset.
  • Define and enforce policies for privileged user access, ensuring they can align with security best practices and organizational requirements.

Job Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience with a focus on Identity Access Management, Privilege Access Management, and Identity Governance & Administration, in both on-prem and cloud environments.
  • Knowledge of Security Best Practices (e.g., least privileged, zero trust model, session isolation).
  • Cybersecurity or access management certifications (e.g., CISSP, CIAM, CISM) are a plus.
  • Experience with BeyondTrust, AWS Identity & Access Management, Azure Entra
  • Familiarity with solutions such as Active Directory, LDAP, and other Directory Services.
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in scripting languages (e.g., PowerShell, Python, or Bash) for automation and integration tasks for automation and integration tasks.
  • Basic to intermediate understanding of network protocols, firewall configurations, and security zones.
  • Knowledge of application design and overarching security practices.
  • Operating system / platform engineering.
  • Intermediate understanding of databases and their structure.
  • Soft Skills:
    • Analytical Thinking: Skill in analyzing problems, identifying root causes, and providing solutions.
    • Project Management: Experience managing project timelines, resources, and stakeholders.
    • Collaboration: Ability to work well with cross-functional teams, including Engineering, IT operations, Security, and Compliance teams.

Job Details:
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Pay Rate: $40 - $49/hr
  • Location: Remote.
  • ITAR obligations are associated with this role, U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, or protected person status under 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a) (1), (3) is required.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salaries, insurance plan options (HDHP plan or POS plan), education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO), and an administered 401k plan.

About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

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