Randstad Sr. IAM Security Analyst in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Sr. IAM Security Analyst


job details:

  • location:Minneapolis, MN

  • salary:$85,000 - $112,875 per year

  • date posted:Friday, July 14, 2017

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:565235


Sr. IAM Security Analyst


-Assist with the design and execution of our identity and access management strategy and operations.

-securing enterprise information systems by determining security requirements; planning, implementing, and testing security systems; administering and supporting key security systems (such as IBM Security Identity Manager and IBM Security Access Manager implementations, and TSF security for Unikix); preparing security standards, policies, and procedures; and mentoring team members.


-Provide IT teams with security architecture and design guidance for identity and access management technologies

-Lead the interaction with stakeholders and project groups to assess and document information security and technology risks

-Hands on implementation and/or management of identity and access management systems

-Administer and manage IBM Security Identity Manager, IBM Security Access Manager for Web and TSF security for Unikix.

-Manage security for Linux systems.

-Assist with development, implementation and maintenance of cybersecurity procedures and controls

-Assist with the execution of information security strategy and roadmap

-Various other duties as required.


-8+ years of core IT/IS experience

-5+ years of relevant experience in IT Security

-3+ years of relevant administration and management experience with IBM Security Identity Manager (ISIM) and IBM Security Access Manager (ISAM)

-Experience around the majority of the following technologies: Java, C/C++, J2EE, JSP, Servlet, EJB, Web Services, WS-Security, SAML, HTML, XML, JavaScript, XSLT, SOAP, Ikeyman, LDAP

-Experience with one or more databases such as IBM DB2, Oracle and MS SQL.

-Strong experience with one or more directories including Microsoft Active Directory and IBM Directory Server

-Experience in Identity & Access Governance including role based access control, access control models, access request and certification

-Experience in user access administration, provisioning and management, privileged access management, access governance/access recertification and federation/single sign-on

-Detailed knowledge of authentication methods, file permissions, groups, and domain concepts

-Understanding of Identity and Access Management business processes

-One or more relevant industry certifications (CISSP, CRISC, CISM, CEH, CISA, GSNA, etc.)

-Linux and/or Windows security principles

-Authentication, identification, and authorization mechanisms (including least privilege access strategies)

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate complex technical matters in easy to understand non-technical ways

-Excellent analytical, investigative and problem solving skills

-Ability to drive innovation with a "think outside the box" mindset

-Ability to identify priorities and ensure that work is completed within stipulated timeframes

-Must be team oriented and be able to work with limited supervision

-Enthusiasm for continuous learning