Lead TAM ISAM Security Engineer

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Reston, VA
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
$150,000.00 per year
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Employment Type:
Full time

Job Description:

We are unable to sponsor for this permanent Full time role.

Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Technical Access and Authentication Lead Engineer with strong Tivoli and ISAM expertise. Candidate will lead the efforts to install, configure and manage the centralized policy management solution for E-business and distributed applications like Tivoli Access Manager and Tivoli Federation Identify Manager.


* Work closely with technology and business stakeholders to understand goals, determine requirements, design and implement authentication and authorization solutions to meet business objectives, IT strategic initiatives, corporate and regulatory requirements.
* Provide L3 support for Authentication and Authorization solutions including Tivoli Access Manager, Tivoli Federated Identity Manager and other security tools.
* Protect and secure company resources in the cloud, virtual and physical infrastructures.
* Develop SOPs, Resiliency plans, and other necessary documentation to support Operations and Reliability engineering in Authentication and Authorization space
* Coordinate with other support teams to ensure issues impacting tools and systems are resolved quickly and effectively.
* Augment production support team to ensure 24/7 coverage and operations. Responsibilities sometimes require working evenings and weekends, sometimes with little advanced notice.
* Coordinate with Information Security team to ensure solution assurance and compliance to security policy, procedures, standards and baseline security configurations.
* Understand and advocate IT Security standards, reference architectures.
* Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative technical solutions and strategies.


* 8 plus years of relevant experience in IT Security
* 5+ years of experience with managing/supporting the existing tools like TAM/ISAM/TFIM/ITDS etc. to manage the security policy in client.
* Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Science, related field or equivalent work experience.
* Experience in Tivoli Access Manager (TAM) to ISAM migration/upgrade.
* Experience in UNIX Scripting, Administration, developing custom authentication and authorization plug-ins, Kerberos, certificate and key management, strong authentication/multi-factor authentication systems, and end-to-end troubleshooting at network and application layer.
* Experience working with SAML 2.0, Kerberos, Web Services and Representational State Transfer (REST)interfaces.
* Experience in Java Programming and Scripting.
* Knowledge of security issues, techniques and implications across computing platforms.

Preferred Skills:

* Exposure to varied operating systems - UNIX, Linux, Windows
* General understanding of key IT components - LDAP, Networking, Firewall, load balancing, Federated Identity.
* Experience in the financial services industry.
* Must be able to effectively perform both independently and collaboratively as a strong team contributor
* Can work to help model and mentor team member

Company Info
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