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Identity & Access Management Architect

Company: Workiva
Location: Ames
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

SummaryThe Identity & Access Management (IAM) Architect will help lead the technical security vision and strategy for identity and perimeter security, and partner with leaders across the business to identify key risks and opportunities to enhance Workiva's cloud security posture. In this capacity the role ensures that a large, multi-faceted IAM program is in place governing provisioning, access, single sign-on (SSO), directory services and technical integrations, as well as supporting behavioral analytics. Additionally, will work with multi-functional teams across infrastructure, information technology, and engineering to direct the design and development of security architectures to protect processes and data across endpoints, applications, and networks.ResponsibilitiesAdvise business and technical partners with expert knowledge of relevant security technologies.Design, develop, and maintain the technical architecture for Identity and Access Management across Workiva's environmentInfluence security posture by evaluating business strategies and requirementsWork with Information Security leadership to enhance security policies and procedures - especially as they pertain to identity governance, authentication standards, and authorization efficienciesServe as InfoSec Ambassador and lead technical representative to Engineering, Information Technology, and the rest of the business for IAM topics.Lead initiatives designed to share knowledge across InfoSec, R&D, and Technology teams.Develop and execute strategies to increase Cloud Security knowledge throughout the enterprise.What You'll NeedEducation - - - - - -Undergraduate Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in a related field.Experience8+ years of information security experience, including 2+ years directly related to identity governanceProven experience with leading corporate identity governance initiativesExperience developing security controls in a cloud-first and SaaS-heavy environment.SkillsOutstanding communication skills.Demonstrated capability to influence own team and beyond.Established a strong pattern of continuous education and personal development on information security topicsAbility to connect security controls to improved business outcomes and influence business leaders.Familiarity with IAM controls required for key compliance and regulatory activities - ISO 27001, FedRAMP, etc.TravelUp to 10%Working Conditions & Physical RequirementsReliable internet access for any period of time working remotely, not in a Workiva office.How You'll Be RewardedBase Pay Range in Colorado: $167,000-$200,000A discretionary bonus typically paid annuallyRestricted Stock Units granted at time of hireWhere You'll WorkOur values drive how we work and who we hire. You will see these values ingrained in how we support our customers, work with team members, build our products and in the work environment we've created.Customer Success: -Always delight our customers.Trust: Rely on each other. -Integrity: Do the right thing, every time. -Collaboration: Share resources and work together. -Innovation: Keep creating solutions and finding better ways. -Inclusion: Support a diverse community where we all belong. -Accountability: Be responsible for your success and failure.We believe our people are our greatest asset, and our unique culture gives employees the opportunity to make an impact everyday. We give our employees the freedom and resources they need-backed by our culture of collaboration and diverse thought-to continue innovating and breaking new ground. We hire talented people with a wide range of skills and experiences who are eager to tackle some of today's most challenging problems.At Workiva, you'll enjoy: -Fantastic Benefits: With coverage starting day one, choose from competitive health, dental, and vision plans on the largest physician networks available.Casual Dress: Workiva has a casual work environment, most people wear jeans to the office.Involvement:Ability to participate in Business Employee Resource Groups (Black, Hispanic, Asian, Women, Rainbow (LGBTQIA+), Veterans, Disabilities), Volunteering, Company wide celebrations, and moreWork-life Balance: We have competitive PTO, VTO and Parental Leave. We encourage employees to spend time enjoying life outside of work.Learn more about life at Workiva:Learn more about benefits: Workiva is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. - We believe that great minds think differently. - We value diversity of backgrounds, beliefs, and interests, and we recognize diversity as an important source of intellectual thought, varied perspective, and innovation. - Employment decisions are made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other protected characteristic. - -Workiva is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. To request assistance with the application process, please email supports employees in working where they work best - either from an office or remotely from any location within their country of employment.SummaryLocation: USA - Remote; AmesType: Full time

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