IT Consultant, Directory, Integration and Federation Services (DIFS)

Your Responsibilities:
We are a team of IT experts, who provide excellent services for GSK sites worldwide on a daily basis. As a part of a global healthcare company, we work in a multinational environment, support around 100 000 GSK employees and over 20 000 systems in the entire company. At present, at our office in Poznan, we employ about 700 highly-skilled professionals.
Main business areas supported by GSK IT are: Cyber security, Research & Development, CRM applications, Mobile Applications, drug production monitoring.

The Directory, Integration, and Federation Services (DIFS) team is responsible for core directories and authentication and authorization to GSK application platforms globally..


• Interact with application owners to educate and assist in web application integration with Directory and Federation/Single Sign On services
• Responsible for the daily operational support and incident management of Directory and Federation/Single Sign On services, including participation in the 24x7 on-call rotation
• Interact with other support organizations (network, server, firewall, etc.) to troubleshoot and provide RCA for Directory and Federation/Single Sign On service interruptions or degradations.
• Adhere to strict established change management procedures to develop, test, implement, and maintain enhancements and integrations with new and existing applications.

Why You?

Basic qualifications:
• Very good knowledge of Directory Services Active Directory and LDAP ( experience with Active Directory, Oracle Enterprise LDAP Directories, meta and virtual directories)
• Experience managing Linux and Windows servers, including scripting maintenance jobs
• Experience working with network and security devices (e.g., Firewalls, Application Firewalls, Proxies, Load Balancers, etc.)
• Ability to assess and remediate security vulnerabilities for networking, encryption, web technologies, and web/mobile clients.
• Good command of English (min B2)
• Excellent problem solving skills and proactive attitude

Preferred qualifications:
• Experience with PingFederate, PingAccess, CA SiteMinder, CA IdentityMinder, CA Advanced Authentication
• Experience integrating solutions for: Web Access Management, Reverse Proxies, SAML, OAuth, OpenID Connect, Web Services, Identity Management

Why GSK?:
We offer:
• Access to newest technologies and solutions
• Very creative, problem solving-oriented role
• Competetive salary and bonus plan
• Non wage benefits: extended private medical care, life insurance and pension plan, sport and recreation package
• Home office and flexible working hours
• Supportive & friendly working environment
• Corporate culture based on our values: patient focus, integrity, respect and transparency

GSK is deeply committed to professional and personal development offering employment opportunities across a diverse collection of businesses and geographies. So you'll flourish in an inspiring environment where personal growth plays a vital part in the changing face of the business. Most of all, you'll enjoy the sense of purpose that comes from leading change in an industry that touches millions every day.

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Thank you very much for your interest in development opportunities with GlaxoSmithKline.

Contact information:
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