Security IAM Architect

Posted Date: Nov- 8-2019

Job ID: 16066

Job Type: Full Time

Job Function: Information Technology

City: Bellevue

State: Washington

Store: Eastgate Headquarters

What's cool about this job

The Security Identity Access Management Domain Architect contributes to REI’s success by maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information assets by driving longer-range strategic improvements in the security IAM program including access management, privileged access, identity governance & administration, identity analytics and user behavior analysis, and identity data services in a cloud hybrid enterprise. Your ability to influence is critical and you’ll be digging deep into highly technical, complex and distributed systems. 

  • Communicates/collaborates/partners effectively with senior leadership, business and IT leaders, other architects, individual contributors/business users, engineers/analysts, etc., demonstrating ability to tailor communications to any audience
  • Able to balance IAM security needs and priorities while unblocking business enablement
  • Develops and provides holistic AS-IS and TO-BE views of the IAM security space to help everyone understand key capabilities, overlaps, gaps, etc. 
  • Architecture must be designed to attend to present needs while anticipating and providing for future (known or unknown) capabilities
  • Participates with other architects as equals, able to follow architectural processes and serve the needs of the architectural community 
  • Collects and produces data-based architectural artifacts such as strategy, roadmaps, key decisions, and conceptual and architectural models 
  • Works on highly complex tasks or project assignments to analyze, design, develop, implement, document, and maintain systems and solutions
  • Mentors and provides direction to security engineers & analysts on IAM security best practices
  • Ideally you will value simple and usable security solutions that deliver iterative value to the business 

Bring your passion and expertise

  • 10 years’ professional experience in engineering and architecting IAM systems on-prem and in the cloud. cloud-based or online services security engineering
  • Architectural level experience in cloud-based or online services related activity
  • 10 years’ experience and demonstrated ability in designing and engineering IAM solutions 
  • Demonstrated critical thinking skills; familiar with tools for structured decision making 
  • Able to form working relationships and drive alignment with diverse stakeholders 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; can effectively communicate complex technical concepts 
  • Able to drive multiple parallel projects in different phases at the same time, and has been involved in at least 3 Cloud-based/online services scale projects
  • 7+ years’ experience in design, and architecting an Active Directory paradigm and ecosystem, including supporting tools 
  • Experience and understanding of cyber security in one or more of the following disciplines: network engineering, Windows Server, SQL Server, Active Directory, public key infrastructure, web applications
  • Integral roles 
    • Requirements review and validation 
    • Solution design 
    • Technical quality assurance 
    • Solution development and configuration 
    • Test planning, test cases, and test execution oversight 
    • Lead training and knowledge transfer 
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology or a related field or equivalent experience is preferred

At REI we offer an enviable work environment that has been recognized on the "100 Best Companies to Work For" list since the award's inception – 22 years in a row! Sure, we work hard, but it’s balanced with time off to play—a strategy that works for us as we continue to grow and thrive. Want to enjoy a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you? This is the place.

With more than 150 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 13,000 employees, including healthcare, gear and apparel discounts, free equipment rentals and challenge grants to help employees reach personal outdoor goals, generous retirement plan contributions, public transit subsidy, adoptions assistance, paid sabbaticals, and more.

REI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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