Identity Access Management (IAM) Developer II/ III

Requisition ID: 41051

All Locations: Chantilly, VA (Virginia); Colorado Springs, CO (Colorado); El Segundo, CA (California)

A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning government to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration - to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?

Responsibilities

Responsible for activities related to the administration of Information Security applications for Identity and Access Management (IAM) services at Aerospace. Primary duties are to keep all IAM enterprise applications operational and return systems to operational status in the event of an anomaly. Responsible for application planning and maintenance as well as customer support. Responsible for developing new IAM solutions to address customer requirements.

Key Functions

  • Responsible for activities related to the administration of Information Technology (IT) applications for Identity and Access Management (IAM) services at Aerospace. Primary duties are to keep all IAM enterprise applications operational and return systems to operational status in the event of an anomaly. Responsible for application planning and maintenance as well as customer support. Responsible for developing new IAM solutions to address customer requirements.
  • Works with business process owners and subject-matter experts to elicit requirements for new IAM solutions. Documents and evaluates alternative development approaches and techniques.
  • Designs and implements solutions using a combination of coding, scripting, integration, and platform customization.
  • Participates in the execution of software development lifecycle processes (deployment, testing, debugging, maintenance) in use in the development organization, and helps to align them with lifecycle processes used in other, more traditional codebased development environments.
  • Collaborates with developers, users, and outside stakeholders to build solutions in a team environment.
  • Monitors IAM systems for performance and reliability. 
  • Installs application enhancements and upgrades that will improve the reliability, performance and capabilities of the application.
  • Performs troubleshooting and resolves system issues.  Develops solutions to routine technical problems of limited scope.
  • Maintains IAM system data, such as personnel information and electronic certificate information.
  • Assists users with the use of the IAM systems. Provides Tier 3 Service Desk support to troubleshoot user issues providing excellent customer service through timely and frequent communications and interactions with users.
  • Responsible for training end users on the use of IAM applications.


Qualifications

Required for Level II:
  • Bachelor's Degree with 3 or more years of relevant experience, or 2 or more years of experience with a Master's Degree, or a PhD.
  • Experience with employee directory and personnel information repositories such as Active Directory or LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol).
  • Experience with IAM (Identify Access Management) processes such as account provisioning, role provisioning, and IAM application administration.
  • Programming experience, such as scripting, PowerShell, or experience coding with a common programming language.
  • Able to qualify for and maintain Secret security clearance in compliance with company contract stipulations and policy.


Required for Level III
  • Bachelor's Degree with 6 or more years of relevant experience, or 4 or more years of experience with a Master's Degree, or a PhD.
  • Experience with employee directory and personnel information repositories such as Active Directory or LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol).
  • Experience with IAM (Identify Access Management) processes such as account provisioning, role provisioning, and IAM application administration.
  • Programming experience, such as scripting, PowerShell, or experience coding with a common programming language.
  • Able to qualify for and maintain Secret security clearance in compliance with company contract stipulations and policy.


Preferred:
  • Experience with specific IAM technologies: Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) PKI (Public Key Infrastructure), Single Sign-On, Federated Identity. 
  • Experience with specific IAM tools: Ping Identity, Core Security, RSA, Microsoft Office 365 and Azure,
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL.
  • Programming/scripting experience with SQL, Perl, Java, or PowerShell.
  • Experience with modern software development processes, lifecycles, and supporting tools (e.g., collaboration environments, configuration management tools, continuous integration tools, automated testing).
  • General understanding of ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) processes.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office 365 tools (Exchange, SharePoint, Skype).
  • Existing SCI Clearance or the ability to qualfy and maintain one.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • General understanding of Information Security concepts.
  • Data gathering, analysis, and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to quickly learn new technology quickly.
  • Solid knowledge of common IAM technical principles, theories, concepts, and tools.
  • Seeks opportunities for process improvement, recommends improvements and contributes to solutions.  Demonstrations of personal initiative are highly regarded.


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENTS
  • Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to use a computer to complete activities.
  • Ability to communicate with individuals and groups in person, by phone and telepresence.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will typically work in an office environment.


Transcript Requirement

None

Additional Requisition Details

System Job Title : SOLUTIONS DEV STAFF II

Clearance Requirement: Secret

Access: None

Polygraph: None

Relocation Available: Yes

Employment Type: Regular

Work Schedule: Full Time

Company Statement

The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.

From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.

Equal Opportunity Commitment

The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement , as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement .

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