Identity and Access Management Consultant in Fort Worth, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 3/1/2018

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Job #:  818994

Description: We are seeking talented IAM Development and Support Consultant to join our security team and assist in the development and support of IBM Security Identity and Access Management solutions to our clients, both pre and post- implementation.

The consultant will be responsible for providing development and operation support, troubleshooting and triaging issues, monitoring system health, deploying enhancements, hot fixes and fix packs, performing configuration changes in the production and other environments and coordinating with key stakeholders from IT operations, business teams and/or third party vendors.
The consultant will need to perform user identity administration as well as maintenance of user security roles and profiles. The consultant will need to provide analytical and technical guidance to the team and recommend and/or take action to direct the analysis and solutions required.

Required Qualifications:
Experience with IBM Tivoli Access Manager (TAM), Tivoli Federated Identity Management (TFIM) and IBM Tivoli Identity Manager (TIM).
8+ years' of software design and development, including at least 3 years developing custom software for large scale Identity and Access Management technologies
5+ years' of relevant hands-on technical management experience of software developers/system administrators/architects as well as a record of individual technical achievement developing custom applications Advanced security certifications a plus (CISSP Preferred)

Desired Qualifications:
Expert knowledge of three or more of the following technologies: Directory Services, Authentication/Authorization, Access Provisioning, Access Review, Public Key Infrastructure, Single Sign On, and Federation.
The candidate must have hands-on experience developing and deploying large-scale enterprise Identity & Access Management solutions.
Fluency in more than one technology stack and expertise in several of the following: C, C++, Java, J2EE, JSP, Servlet, EJB, Application (Client/Server), Web Services, WS-Security, SAML, HTML, XML, XSLT, SOAP, MQ Series, LDAP
Experience with DB2, SQL Server, Oracle, or other enterprise-class RDBMS Expert Knowledge in Operating Systems like Window, AIX, Linux
Expert knowledge in Upgrades, Performance tuning & troubleshooting. Expert knowledge in Multi-Factor Authentication.
Ability to Integrate RBAC, PIM with Identity Management Solution Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
Demonstrated ability to work across a broad range of technologies to deliver complex solutions Demonstrated ability to effectively coordinate multiple priorities in a dynamic environment Ability to articulate complex technical issues with both technicians and clients
Ability to compose and present material to communicate difficult concepts and gain consensus Effective time management skills demonstrated by successful and timely completion of projects Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Positive attitude, self-starter with strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills to lead working groups, negotiate and create consensus
Ability to take a technology agnostic approach
Ability to communicate complex technical terminology, concepts and issues to technical and non-technical staff Desire to learn and apply business subjects such as the level of return on a particular or combination of technology components proposed to a business line or initiative
Knowledge of applicable SOX audit controls and applicability to IAM services architecture, design, and processes

Key Technology Qualifications:
IBM Tivoli Identity Management (TIM)
IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager (TFIM)
IBM Tivoli Access Manager Enterprise Business (TAMeB) IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator (TDI)
Java Application Interface Development and Object Models

Federation Protocols (Oauth, SAML, OpenID) Splunk
LDAP / Active Directory
Single Sign On models / Web Server & App Server session management RBAC methodologies
PIM methodologies REST and REST Security
XML and XML parsing and transformation SOAP
Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) technologies / JMS Advanced systems design


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About Apex

Apex Systems, a division of On Assignment, provides organizations with scalable IT staffing solutions to address critical gaps in their current workforce and augment workforce management strategies. We specialize in providing IT professionals for contract, contract-to-hire, and direct placements to clients in Fortune 500, mid-market, and emerging companies. Our specialized technology and industry practice groups help us match the most talented and qualified technical professionals to great companies across the country.

Apex and parent company On Assignment combine to be the 2nd largest IT staffing company in the U.S.


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Benefits are provided through Apex for qualified employees and include the following:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401 (k)
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