Share this Job

Identity Access & Management Engineer Job

DATE: Nov 17, 2018

CITY: Columbus, OH, US, 43219

Company: DSW

Req #: 83995 
Location Name: Home Office, Columbus 
Department: Information Technology 


At DSW, we believe in the power of shoes. We understand shoes bring out something great from within, and since 1991 we've been helping everyone feel the rush of finding that perfect pair. So when you work for DSW, you become a part of all that. A family whose core values are comprised of passion, accountability, collaboration, and humility. You become one of us, You become a Shoe Lover!


The Identity & Access Management (IAM) Engineer is responsible for process and tool changes as it relates to IAM and Privileged Access Management (PAM). Candidate owns and administers inventory of policies and tools necessary for user provisioning, authentication, monitoring and reporting. Provides IAM support for any audit activities and project facilitation as requested. This role supports the direction of DSW information security and risk management governance strategies. This position reports to the Manager, Identity & Access Management (IAM) and has no direct reports.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with build, configure and deployment of Cloud, IAM, PAM and SSO solutions such as: MS Active Directory (AD), MS Azure/Azure AD/Azure AD Connect, Amazon Web Services, Google, Directory Services Administration Tools and Service Interfaces, Okta, Ping Federate/Ping ID/Ping SSO Sail point, NetIQ, CyberArk, Etc. Lead the administration, governance, compliance and maintenance of IAM systems and processes
  • Monitors the building, configuring and deployment of Cloud, IAM, PAM and SSO toolsets according to design and business requirements.
  • Preparing and maintaining relevant process and procedural documentation for IAM controls.
  • Design and coordinate monitoring and alerting process for key access and authentication controls
  • Broad ownership or administration of automated provisioning tools and processes
  • Support incident response process on an as needed basis
  • Responds to and provides support for tickets/incidents escalated
  • On-going operational tasks and reporting requirements
  • Creation of detailed process documentation


Required Skills and Competencies:

  • Strong technical skills related to some or all the technologies listed in the above section.
  • Strong experience in Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Strong understanding of Privileged Access Management controls and tools
  • Demonstrate strong knowledge and skills related to Cloud, IAM and privileged access management
  • Ability to work with Active Directory, LDAP, and other Enterprise Directories
  • Knowledge of networking concepts such as firewalls, network traffic redirectors, routers, network segmentation, well-known ports for Internet protocols, IP addresses, NAT, traceroute and packet captures, and DNS.
  • Refined communication skills:  verbal and written
  • Time management and task prioritization
  • Ability to work independently and comfortable sharing roles on a team
  • Moderate understanding of primary security control frameworks. (i.e. SANS, NIST, etc.)


Minimum Qualifications


  • Required:  5-7 years related experience regarding the implementation and support of IAM and privileged management tools.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Security certifications strongly preferred such as CISSP, CISM, CRISC or relevant SANS certification



  • Required:  Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college/university with an emphasis in computer science

DSW believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. We do not discriminate against any protected class including race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sex, national origin, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition (defined as genetic information or impairments related to cancer), ancestry, marital status, family care leave, military and veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or based on any protected category under federal, state, or local laws. DSW also makes reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and associates with disabilities unless doing so creates an undue hardship, in accordance with all legal requirements. Any applicant requiring a reasonable accommodation during the application process or applicant who requires an accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job should request for accommodations by asking to speak with a Store Manager, District Manager, and Regional Manager, or by contacting Human Resources at DSW will work with the individual to attempt to identify a reasonable accommodation that will not impose an undue hardship on DSW.


Nearest Major Market: Columbus

Job Segment: Manager, Risk Management, Computer Science, Linux, Compliance, Management, Finance, Technology, Legal