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Identity and Access Management Engineer - AVP

 State Street

State Street

Quincy, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Who we are looking for

The Security Engineer will serve as a GCS (Global Cyber Security) subject matter expert collaborating with the development, platform and architecture teams to implement and support various security-

related products. The Security Engineer will engage with business and support personnel to design, implement and maintain robust, secure and user friendly solutions. Product disciplines include Identity and Access management, Multi-Factor Authentication, Strong Authentication and various methods of Single SignOn.

What you will be responsible for

  • Being a contributing member of designing highly resilient infrastructure for various Identity and access management products
  • Being a contributing member of designing and developing secure integration between security tools and the application layer. Designs will include both on-prem and SaaS applications and supporting infrastructure.
  • Designing and developing Single SignOn solutions using SAML, OIDC, OAuth and Session management tools
  • Managing lifecycle upgrades of identity and access management products
  • Assisting application teams with integration of access control tools to ensure compliance
  • Serving as subject matter expert and point of escalation for security product operations team
  • Developing standard operating procedures and technical guidelines for security product operations team
  • Working with multiple vendors on product issues, product roadmap and new feature requirements
  • Developing operating workflows, reporting tools, and utilities
  • Collaborating with other areas of the corporation to help create effective security practices

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role

  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with complex software integrations and migrations
  • Experience with SAML and OIDC / OAuth
  • Experience with ForgeRock Access Manager
  • Experience with ForgeRock Identity Gateway
  • Experience with ForgeRock Identity Manager
  • Experience with LDAP protocol and directory design
  • Ability to perform light programming and scripting using tools such as java, javascript, unix shell scripting, powershell, python, perl
  • Knowledge of secure configuration management
  • Knowledge of identity and access management controls and principles
  • Knowledge of cloud technologies and common technology stacks
  • Knowledge of common web servers, operating systems and network security

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Information Technology or related disciplines
  • 3-5+ years as a security engineer
  • Experience with Solaris, Linux and Windows platforms
  • Experience with Apache, Nginx web servers
  • Experience with SSO and MFA products such as SiteMinder
  • Experience working in large complex environments (financial services a plus)

Are you the right candidate? Yes!

We truly believe in the power that comes from the diverse backgrounds and experiences our employees bring with them. Although each vacancy details what we are looking for, we don’t necessarily need you to fulfil all of them when applying. If you like change and innovation, seek to see the bigger picture, make data driven decisions and are a good team player, you could be a great fit.

Why this role is important to us

Our technology function, Global Technology Services (GTS), is vital to State Street and is the key enabler for our business to deliver data and insights to our clients. We’re driving the company’s digital transformation and expanding business capabilities using industry best practices and advanced technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and robotics process automation.

We offer a collaborative environment where technology skills and innovation are valued in a global organization. We’re looking for top technical talent to join our team and deliver creative technology solutions that help us become an end-to-end, next-generation financial services company.

Join us if you want to grow your technical skills, solve real problems and make your mark on our industry.

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Salary Range:

$90,000 - $142,500 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.