Lead IAM

IT - Application & Software Development
Toronto, ON
Dec 09, 2021

Our client

One of the world's best pension investment funds undergoing major technology transformation and modernization


What's in it for you

Work on enterprise level IT team providing  the most innovative, efficient, and secure solutions. Learn new technologies and tools as the area rapidly expands.



  • Manage technical planning and operations spanning multiple systems and technologies
  • Lead the resolution of complex production issues spanning multiple systems and technologies
  • Develop standards, patterns, and practices to improve IAM infrastructure
  • Develop and maintain service metrics dashboards for all IAM systems and dependent components
  • Demonstrate innovations, and support knowledge-sharing across other IT Agile teams
  • Support the maturity of the IAM roadmaps, standards and practices, in collaboration with the Portfolio architect
  • Participate in the design and test DR/BCP solutions in collaboration with other groups
  • Help support and sustain technology and process continuous improvements
  • Remain current on developments in the Identity and Access Management space
  • Facilitate effective team discussion, decision-making and communication
  • Provide guidance and knowledge to team members, and promote efficiency, productivity
  • Regularly write wiki articles, and participate in issue and team retrospectives
  • Identify repetitive tasks and build tools / processes for automation
  • Architect and design IAM and security improvements in public and private cloud
  • Support and build IAM features / enhancements
  • Collaborate with vendor(s) and support the scheduling of upgrades
  • Actively participate in agile scrum practices, such as daily standups, backlog refinement, planning and sprint retrospectives
  • Analyze business requirements to develop technical solutions



  • 5+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Needs to have Azure IAM experience along with authentication and tools like CyberArk, and Okta etc
  • You understand DevOps as a working practice and avoid waste where practical
  • University degree in Computer Science, Information Management, or related field
  • Experience with Identity and Access Management solutions in multiple environments
  • (Active Directory, Azure AD, Azure MFA, CyberArk, Cisco ISE, Dash lane) Experience with modern authentication protocols
  • (Oauth, SAML, ADAL, PKI) Knowledge of Password management systems and best practices
    • (CyberArk, Last Pass)
  • Knowledge on related security / network Infrastructure
    • (AAA, Logging, SIEM)
  • Experience with Identity management platforms
    • (Azure AD, Idaptive, Okta, Duo etc.)
  • Knowledge of AAA standards
  • Knowledge of design patterns
  • Proficiency with cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS
  • Experience in leading delivery on major features in a complex environment
  • A thought-leader in the identity space who can clearly express ideas, concepts, and architecture to all levels in the team and to stakeholders



  • Is experienced with desired state configuration technologies, such as Terraform and Ansible
  • Experienced with leading delivery of major technology features in a complex fast-paced environment
  • Understands the benefits of automation, has experience with automating repetitive work
  • Hold relevant industry certifications (including, but not limited to)
    • Azure / AWS Certified Identity / Security Specialization)
    • Active Directory
    • Cisco CCNA, CCNP
    • Cisco ISE
    • CISSP
    • CCSP
    • CyberArk
    • VMware

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