Data Security Engineer

At Workiva, we create best-in-class, next-generation collaborative solutions for enterprise productivity. We pride ourselves on bringing the consumer level user experience to business users. We love our customers, and they love us back. We hire smart, talented people with a wide range of skills who are excited to solve some of today’s most challenging problems. Workiva started with an idea, to make complex collaboration easy. Wdesk is an all in one platform that simplifies complex collaboration while keeping data in sync, thus reducing risk. Wdesk is used by thousands of companies globally and we boast a 96% customer satisfaction rating.


The Data Security Engineer is responsible for customer facing IT & security.  This role would work with customers on the support side to help with enterprise controls and talking with customers about wDesk’s security features and implementation.   You will work with the customer from a support perspective for SSO.  Some of the technical challenges include, but are not limited to, managing cloud application security brokers (CASB) and networking support


What You’ll Do:

  • Assist with Federated Services setup within Wdesk
  • Assist customers with authentication including 2FA, OAuth, SAML 2.0 and access
  • Work with customers on API integrations for ERP, SCIM and SEIM
  • Manage customer questions through email
  • Work with customers on Networking including DNS, Proxy, ACL, Policy and troubleshooting
  • Understanding of encryption
  • Assist with CASB applications and facilitate support of a SaaS product with CASB tools
  • Work with creating technical instructions for support of Enterprise (IdAM, CASB, Networking and Authorization)
  • Work with application troubleshooting and access


What You’ll Need:

  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills; project management is a plus
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to prioritize
  • B.A./B.S. degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 2+ years of IT security experience, ideally in a cloud environment
  • Knowledge of networking, Cloud and SAML 2.0 is preferred
  • Knowledge of API
  • Knowledge of IdAM (Identity, Access Management)

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