Senior IAM Engineer

Our client is seeking a Senior Identity Access Management (IAM) Engineer to join our IT Security Team. 

Duties and Responsibilities

The Senior IAM Engineer is responsible for driving the adoption of Okta best practices to include Single Sign On (SSO), Multi-factor Authentication (MFA), API Access Manager and application configuration/support. The role is also responsible for implementing key best practices into varying projects around identity and access management. The ideal candidate has 5+ years of experience in Senior Identity Access Management, Okta environments and will support other areas of Information Security as needed.

  • Assist teams through the SDLC as the subject matter expert on IAM and Okta;
  • Automate key tasks to reduce resource time utilization;
  • Deploy and maintain identity proofing platforms and advanced authentication such as document-based authentication;
  • Troubleshoot and resolve day to day operational issues around web authentications;
  • Monitor web authentication reports and generate metrics based on activity;
  • Support various web related projects with expertise around Okta and overall identify access management.


  • Bachelors in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field;
  • Extensive demonstrated expertise around end-to-end Okta deployments;
  • Strong knowledge around day-to-day operations and support of business-critical Okta environments;
  • Experience with advanced reporting and metrics derived from Okta;
  • General Experience with AWS;
  • Extensive knowledge around MFA, SSO, and APIs related to Okta;
  • General understanding of web analytics;
  • Great communication skills with the ability to explain technical issues in a non-technical manner to various business units;
  • Familiarity with access control models;
  • Great troubleshooting skills with initiative to predict/anticipate issues and drive towards solutions;
  • Okta Certified Professional or other Okta certifications is a plus;
  • Experience with other IAM platforms such as SailPoint and AWS Cognito and/or other areas of IT Security-AWS and Privileged Access Management are a plus.
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