IAM Engineer

IAM Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a IAM Engineer to join our team.


  • Strong ability to prioritize work based on business objectives;
  • Experience in the following domains preferred: SSO/Federation, Active Directory, Azure, AWS, Sailpoint IIQ, Privileged Access, Access Certifications;
  • Experience preferred with Agile methodologies/DevOps environment;
  • Competency with one or more scripting/programming languages such as Python, JavaScript, Java, Ruby, Go, PowerShell, Bash, C#, C/C++, etc;
  • Identity, Application and Mobile Gateways;
  • Experience in developing within enterprise Identity Governance Administration systems required;
  • Identity and Access Management Integrations/ Implementation;
  • Handles moderately complex issues independently;
  • Has a solid understanding of Identity and Access Management technologies and tools, including Authentication and Access techniques;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Information systems or equivalent work experience in the IT field;
  • Ability to explain technical solutions to technical teams and non-technical teams;
  • Exhibits appetite for continuous learning and improvement;
  • Strong sense of ownership and the ability to work with a limited set of requirements;
  • 2+ years developing directly within Sailpoint IdentityIQ;
  • Strong ability to align technical needs to business processes.


  • 3 years of experience supporting IAM solutions, preferably with Sailpoint;
  • Experience deploying, configuring and troubleshooting both traditional and web application firewalls;
  • Experience with Snort IDS or other security tools;
  • Experience in troubleshooting IAM issues as it relates to user access and performing triage on business-impacting issues;
  • Experience supporting systems UNIX & Windows platforms;
  • Expert in Linux shell scripting, Python, or Powershell;
  • Previous consulting experience highly preferred;
  • Bachelors’ or Master’s degree in relevant discipline(s), or equivalent education/experience in Information Technology or Information Security fields.