IAM Architect

Agile Global Solutions, Inc

2019-09-05 00:36:14

Job location Taylor, Texas, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: I.T. & Communications

Job description

Identity & Access Management Architect

Long term contract

Taylor, TX

Job Summary

Ensure Enterprise Identity and Access Management composite architecture is scalable, reliable, available and manageable.

  • Develops and executes architecture strategy and support strategic system development initiatives.
  • Provides design recommendations.
  • Develops security and custom integration solutions including major enhancements and interfaces, functions and features of which at a minimum include Identity and Access Management, MFA, Federation, Privilege Account Management and integrations to work together.
  • Accountable for enterprise standards, roadmaps, and aligning initiatives with business needs related to Identity and Access Governance.
  • Provide hands-on architecture expertise for Oracle Fusion Middleware applications and projects
  • Provide hands-on experience with establishing and governing enterprise standards, roadmaps and documenting architecture decisions
  • Lead the analysis, planning, and design of Oracle Fusion Middleware applications to support customer application(s)
  • Perform as-is and to-be architecture analysis and develop physical and logical architecture models for the identity and access management components andrelated systems/applications
  • Design highly available and scalable solution to meet customer requirements
  • Determines specifications, then plans, designs, and develops the most complex and business critical software solutions, utilizing appropriate software engineering processes either individually or in concert with project team.
  • Publish Architecture Standards to allow Development teams to create their solutions which integrate into Enterprise IAM systems.
  • Provide an API centric infrastructure architecture
  • Recommends new technology directions or options to maintain products competitive advantages.
  • Communicates technology design and any related issues to technical and non-technical audiences including customers and technical partners.
  • Provide hands-on consulting and technical support throughout the project life cycle
  • Applies creativity, in-depth technical and theoretical knowledge, and experience in solving highly complex architectural design problems.
  • Prepares and documents product architecture plans.
  • Maintains knowledge of emerging trends and industry best practices
  • Increases and maintains proficiency as a Domain Expert specifically related to IAM, MFA, Privilege Account Management technologies, methodologies, and concepts.
  • Responsible for helping drive IAM projects or assisting applications teams drive the IAM portion of their project acting as a SME to the Project Managers, Developers and other Customers.
  • Prioritization and management of day-to-day activities and long-term project-oriented tasks is essential
  • Participate in project planning and project status communications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to influence stakeholders at multiple levels
  • Responsible for mentoring senior developers on best practices in software development, object oriented design, design patterns and application frameworks.
  • Provides guidance to the application architects and helps set and communicate overall architecture goals.
  • Researches and maintains knowledge in emerging technologies and possible application to the business.
  • Viewed internally as a technical expert and critical technical resource across multiple disciplines
  • Serves as a Subject Matter Expert providing guidance to lower level workers. May schedule work, train, mentor, and/or coach other employees.
  • Develops programming and development standards and procedures as well as programming architectures for code reuse
  • Uses a variety of IAM platforms to provide automated systems applications to customers.
  • Understands business needs as well as customer and market requirements.
  • Identifies technical risks and help to define a risk mitigation planProvides leadership in the planning, design and architect phases of software or hardware product development.
  • Identifies, evaluates, and recommends solutions using advanced architectures and technologies to facilitate rapid development and implementation.
  • Provides formal architectural reviews and design mentorship to senior staff.
  • Prepares and documents product architecture plans.
  • Mentors senior developers on best practices in software development, object oriented design
  • Works on complex issues where analysis of situations requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.



  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Master s degree preferred.


  • TOGAF certified
  • ITIL certified
  • IAM Domain expertise


  • Minimum of 8 years of experience (in excess of degree requirements) with IAM products such as Oracle Identity Management suite of applications, SailPoint, OneLogon, CyberArk, Centrify, Duo, and RSA.
  • 10 years of progressively responsible experience (in excess of degree requirements) preferred.
  • Minimum 6 years relevant architecture experience with expert level knowledge of IAM systems design and integrations


MUST have experience with the following:

  • Provisioning lifecycle management
  • Access Certifications
  • Single Sign On
  • Federation
  • Directory Services
  • Multifactor Authentication
  • API Gateways
  • IAM integrations with on-premise and cloud applications
  • Cloud Identity Management
  • Enterprise Role Based Access Control
  • Privileged Account Management
  • Working with an Architecture Tool (Sparx EA, Orbus iServer, System Architect, Mega)

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