Identity Security Engineer- IT Info Security in United States at Windstream

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Rochester NY 330 Monroe Ave
    United States
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 4 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:18001980

The Identity Security Engineer’s role is to configure, implement, develop and manage effective identity and access management (IAM) processes and systems in support of IAM functions (Identity Management, Privileged Identity Management, Identity Governance, Authentication, Certificate Management, and API Access Management).  This individual will apply proven communication, analytical and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate and resolve IAM issues.  This position is included in ERIS IAM Engineering after hours on call rotation to coordinate support of IAM related infrastructure.


  • Leads the configuration, deployment, integration, development and maintenance of IAM solutions and applications. 

•         Formulates and manages system scope and objectives for assigned projects.

•         Demonstrate advanced understanding of business processes, internal control risk management, IT controls and related standards.

•         Identifies and assists in IAM application assessments. 

  • Assists with developing the IAM architectural vision and leads the installation, configuration and management of key IAM systems (IDM, PAM, SSO).
  • Researches and identifies new and emerging technology to augment the security posture of Windstream.
  • Performs proof of concept testing to identify new or emerging IAM technologies and engineer them to benefit Windstream.
  • Exposure to a variety of technologies such as multi-tiered applications, databases, LDAP and directory services, application servers, network infrastructure, and understanding security and dataflow within these components
  • Responsible for auditing, monitoring, backup and recovery, systems analysis and diagnosis, trouble-shooting, performance analysis and resolution.
  • Participation in an on-call rotation that provides 24x7x365 coverage of the IAM environment.

Required Skills/Competencies:

•         Hands-on experience in identity and access management specifically working with one or more of the following: Sailpoint IdentityIQ, CyberArk, Ping Federate, Centrify, Venafi TrustNet/TrustForce, Oracle Identity/Access Manager, Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (FIM), CA Siteminder/Identity Manager/Governance Minder/PAM,

•         Experience setting up Workflows, Roles, Provisioning Policies, Lifecycle Rules, ACIs, Organization Structures, and other product configuration constructs preferred but not required

•         Experience working with one of or more of the following authentication technologies: SAML, OAUTH, LDAP, WS-Federation, WS-Trust, Kerberos, NTLM

•         Experience working within Single Sign-On (SSO) solutions in an enterprise environment

•         Hands-on experience with one or more of the following: Java, Javascript, C#, Perl, Python, LDAP, MS SQL, DB2, Oracle DB, mySQL and other related tools

•         Experience with SQL scripting of relational databases such as Oracle (9i, 10g, 11g), SQL Server (2005, 2008, 2012) or other relational

•         Experience with client server technologies such as Apache, Tomcat, Weblogic, JBOSS, Tomcat, IIS

•         Experience working with Microsoft Active Directory and Lightweight Directory Access (LDAP) systems

•         Comfortable with Windows, Linux / UNIX

•         Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time and perform other requirements of the position


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements: 

College degree in a Technical or a related field and 2-4 years professional level experience; or 6+ years professional level related Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Technical experience required.

EEO Statement: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran; Without regard to