SR IAM Engineer


Locus Recruiting

SR IAM Engineer Phoenix, AZ

We are a nimble, experienced recruiting team specializing in information security, cloud computing, and networking and infrastructure. We are determined to find the best possible solutions for companies in search of top talent, while offering job candidates an expedited, precise recruiting process.

Locus is focused on supporting the goals of both our clients as well as the candidate community to offer an experience that supports and stimulates the growth of our stakeholders. We take a full hands-on approach with our process, understanding our clients and candidates needs in order to find each the right fit from a skillset and a cultural perspective

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or closely related field AND ten (10) years of related experience in the area(s) of technical architecture, network management, information analysis, database management in a mission critical multi-tiered environment, leading a team OR twelve (12) years of recent relevant experience OR any equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.

Desired Qualifications:


  • Experience with systems engineering and/or building/designing systems in the public cloud
  • Experience mapping compliance requirements and maintaining adherence to CIS Controls, NIST Cybersecurity Framework, NIST 800-53, ISO 27000 series, and regulations such as FERPA, HIPAA, and PCI DSS
  • Solid understanding of IAM concepts, including but not limited to provisioning, ABAC, RBAC, SCIM, and governance and authorization standards
  • Experience with LDAP and Virtual Directories
  • Experience with ETL frameworks
  • Experience with authorization protocols like XACML and UMA
  • Experience with Privileged Access Management
  • Experience with Kerberos, SAML, OAuth, OpenID Connect
  • Experience with federated identity platforms/products
  • Experience/familiarity with Agile methodologies
  • Experience/familiarity with software unit and integration testing
  • Demonstrable talent producing infrastructure and software/systems architecture diagrams
  • Knowledge/practice/training in secure development practices
  • Excellent communication, and logic and reasoning abilities
  • Ability to take direction from others while also being able to work independently
  • Self-starting, inquisitive, flexible, and multi-tasking
  • Desire to take on a personnel leadership role
  • Ability to model empathy, compassion and emotional intelligence
  • Experience hiring in a values-led organization, emphasizing diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging
  • Ability to help foster a safe psychological space for all teammates where everyone can thrive
  • Ability to stimulate changes in individual, institutional, and corporate behaviors to create a more sustainable environment


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