Senior Engineer, Identity Access, BizOps [Linux, IAM, ISAM, TAM, LDAP, Scripting (Python/Shell)]

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Job Title

Senior Engineer, Identity Access, BizOps [Linux, IAM, ISAM, TAM, LDAP, Scripting (Python/Shell)]


• Identity Access Management teams are responsible for end to end providing services to
support internal employees and external customers capabilities to retrieve access to
Mastercard systems and applications, including physical security access.
• This position is on the Identity Access Business Operations (BizOps) team which is
responsible for production readiness and response to customer impacting incidents for
the Identity Access Management systems.
• This position will involve taking focus on analysis, implementation and maintenance of all
identity access management security systems that protect and ensure the safety of
enterprise information assets.
• This will include being involved in the update of security patches for products, appliances,
and platforms under the responsibility of Identity Access BizOps
• Be able to think strategically two steps forward on what is next focus area for the team
• Be able to understand technically the tasks that they are working on & dig in to ask
challenging questions to make sure that objectives are being executive efficiently
• What interests you about Corporate Security?
• Give an example of when you have thought outside of the box to solve a problem?
• What experience do you bring to the table that will drive this team to the next level?


• Takes focus on specific projects of Business Operations for a platform
• Support security applications for identity, authorization, and policy management in a multi-
tiered infrastructure
• Responsible for coordinating with internal teams to enhance platform quality
• Develops plans to improve quality for each project that impacts the platform
• Ensures platform procedures are well documented
• Demonstrate strong knowledge across a broad range of identity and access management
• Challenge the status quo processes and identifies way to automate through
• Participate, as part of a global team, to transition any open items to global team members
• Helps to innovate on new methodologies to align with security best practices and
Business Operations
• Partners with other peers in the Identity Access Management organization to ensure
governance processes are in place, enabling access to the business with least privileges
• Researches new methodologies to improve security within the identity access
management space

All About You

• High-energy, detail-oriented and proactive with the ability to function under pressure in an
independent environment.
• Must have the ability to function under pressure in an independent environment with a sense of urgency
• Must provide the necessary skills to have a high degree of initiative and self-motivation to
drive results
• Excellent skills to troubleshoot, problem solve, and follow documented procedures
• Advanced strategic thoughtful risk taking experience
• Advanced technical background (Windows, AIX, Linux, UNIX, databases (Oracle, DB2),
web applications) including basic network fundamentals
• Advanced skills in BASH, PERL\Python and automation tools (not limited to Ruby, Chef,
Jenkins 2, Puppet)
• Successful track record in software development, security engineering and production support.
• Intermediate Corporate Security skills, specifically to Identity Access Management or
Security Engineering is a plus
• Intermediate skills in SAFe (agile) transformation practices
• Demonstrate the strong knowledge across a broad range of identity and access management technologies
• Demonstrate the ability to analyze and understand MasterCard's IAM capabilities
• Java development experience
• Knowledge of IBM Tivoli Product suite preferred - TDS /TAM /TFIM
• Familiarity with UNIX operating systems required
• WebSphere preferred
• Broad understanding of Software Engineering Concepts and Methodologies
• Agile and continuous delivery experience
• Knowledge of Information Security standards and principals preferred
• Intermediate technical background (Windows, UNIX, databases, network, web
• Experience with coaching junior engineers

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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