Job Description :
Role: Technical Architect - Active Directory to Okta
Duration: 3+ Month Contract
Location: Anoka, MN (Can be Remote or in Midwest May need to relocate in 2021.

Provide an assessment of how the level of assessment is needed for migration with users
Candidates with Cloud experience are not important for the role
Infrastructure experience is also not important for this role.
Must know how an application integrates with authentication protocols.
Needs strong understanding of authentication. How Token Base authentication flows through an application.
OKTA skill set is preferred, if you can find it. Used for multi factor authentication.
Must have Active Directory. Should have Windows background. They are moving to Okta
They are not sure yet who this resource will report to.
The ultimate goal for this resource is Zurich needs to provide an assessment on what its going to take to move to ACHTA.
The first few weeks will be working with the architects to understand the landscape, and document that landscape.
Then work with the project team and Okta to draw out what the future state would look like.
Need to look at how current state and future state affects their environment.
They are moving from Active Directory to Okta
Forefront Identity Manager is what they have as well.

Customer or business unit aligned role.
Manages delivery of the content, budgets, benefits realization, issues and risks for multiple work streams to ensure projects are successfully delivered.
Links the ISP, ASP, third parties, business rollouts, program reporting, co-ordinates UAT and final approval of moves to production.
Has overall responsibility for scope, budget, schedule, and quality. Develops release schedule, work items, and estimate.
Primary responsibility for overall delivery of IT solutions to the business. This includes program related delivery management activities such as risk and issue management, financial management, schedule management, resource management, quality, etc.
Aligns business strategy with IT programs. Oversees management of multiple projects within a program.
Platform optimization: Approves plans and aligns necessary resources and funding.
Conceptual design: Primary responsibility for all activities included in the conceptual design of either new or extended application capabilities.
May also be a line manager of staff
Possesses skills specific to technology that is new to the IT industry on a year over year basis; past/current examples include Pega, Salesforce, artificial intelligence, etc.
Comments for Suppliers: Prefer candidates with familiarity of Network Domain Architecture, Identity Provider Standards (SAML2/OAuth), Application Layer Architecture (Microsoft stack based)