Job Description :

REMOTE Lead Customer Identity Access & Management (CIAM) role supporting our FinTech client's deployment of Okta to their 1MM+ customer network.

REMOTE Lead CIAM Engineer

  • We're looking for a strong engineering leader to be the technical subject matter expert in CIAM integration across the enterprise.
  • This Lead Engineer works with product, engineering, security, and operations teams to design, develop, and implement integrated enterprise wide CIAM solutions.
  • You will lead a diverse group of engineers, each with their own respective domain knowledge, in producing end to end deliverables achieving commercial outcomes measured against CIAM objectives.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with CIAM Technical Program Manager to understand priorities and deliver highly integrated technical solutions which adhere to the overall IAM strategy.
  • Coordinate and plan engineering resources to ensure successful delivery according to CIAM priorities and defined success criteria.
  • Facilitate engaging collaboration with cross-functional technology SMEs to design scalable, reliable, resilient, maintainable technical solutions.
  • Lead the development of technically complex and highly integrated functionality, including coaching and guiding developers during development cycles, to ensure requirements and design guidelines are being met within defined timelines.
  • Articulate technically complex processes to non-technical audiences.
  • Accountable for technical outcomes of CIAM solutions.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation.
  • Provide expert level troubleshooting for supported technologies.
Skill/Experience/Education

- Experience designing CIAM solution.

- Facilitate engaging collaboration with cross-functional technology SMEs to design scalable, reliable, resilient, maintainable technical solutions.

- Lead the development of technically complex and highly integrated functionality, including coaching and guiding developers during development cycles, to ensure requirements and design guidelines are being met within defined timelines.

- Ability to coordinate/ collaborate with cross functional teams to ensure successful on time delivery of solutions.

- Excellent communicator.

Preferred Education & Experience:

  • 5-7+ years of experience in an engineering role focused on CIAM and integration-related work
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, such as Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics, Cyber Security or Information Systems
  • Experience and expert knowledge of Identity as a Service and Federation technologies (Okta, ISAM, TFIM, etc.)
  • Experience and knowledge of authentication protocols (SAML, SSO, OIDC, etc.)
  • Experience and knowledge of identity stores/directories (AD, Oracle LDAP, AD LDS, etc.)
  • Experience developing integration, middleware, web services and/or APIs
  • Advanced problem-solving skills and the ability to work collaboratively with other departments to resolve complex issues with innovative solutions
  • Capable of understanding business requirements and translating to technical documentation for complex processes and applications
  • Demonstrated ability to coach and guide developers during development cycles to ensure requirements and design guidelines are being met
  • Skilled in testing best practices including test case planning
  • Proven ability to communicate (written and verbal) complex technical terms and processes in an easy to understand, non-technical manner
  • Able to engage with and establish trust and rapport with all levels of team members
  • Capable of managing multiple projects at once and prioritizing duties for a cross-functional engineering team

Required Skills : Security Patches
Basic Qualification :
Additional Skills :
Background Check :Yes
Drug Screen :Yes
Notes :
Selling points for candidate :
Project Verification Info :
Candidate must be your W2 Employee :No
Exclusive to Apex :No
Face to face interview required :No
Candidate must be local :No
Candidate must be authorized to work without sponsorship ::No
Interview times set : :No
Type of project :Development/Engineering
Master Job Title :Security Specialist/Engineer
Branch Code :Chicago