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Identity and Access Management Engineer

Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY
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Position Summary

Join our small and highly collaborative team that helps keep thousands of doctors, researchers, professors, clinical staff, and students connected to a wealth of internal and external resources\. This position requires a passion for building and implementing security and identity management in a fast\-paced environment\. It will involve all technical aspects of identity and access management and require participation in project oriented work and operations\. This position also provides the opportunity to participate in multiple areas of IT infrastructure, application, and project teams to develop and implement identity and access solutions for the Weill Cornell Medicine environment without diminishing productivity\.

Job Responsibilities

+ Performs SAML IdP\-SP integrations and provides support as required\.

+ Designs, supports and optimizes identity management systems\.

+ Performs operational tasks and responds to urgent tickets when necessary\.

+ Provides 2nd and 3rd level support for key identity management systems\.

+ Improves efficiency by automating and orchestrating repetitive or manual tasks and promotes self\-service\.

+ Participates in disaster recovery exercises and update plans\.

+ Creates knowledge base articles and ensures they are kept up\-to\-date\.

+ Ensures identity and access management infrastructure is running optimally and effectively\.

+ Develops and maintains technical solutions for the ongoing improvement of identity life cycle management\.

+ Creates and/or updates Splunk dashboards or other metrics required for the team\.

+ Performs other duties as required\.


+ High School Diploma


Bachelors degree \(Computer Science or related field preferred\) is desired\.

Approximately 4 years of experience with SAML integrations\.

Approximately 2 years\+ of experience with Linux\.

Approximately 1 year\+ of professional experience developing Ruby on Rails applications\.

Strong front\-end web development skills, including PHP and HTML\.

Experience with Active Directory, LDAP, and other authentication technology\.

Experience with administrating authentication technologies such as Microsoft Active Directory, Sun LDAP, Ping Identity Directory \(formerly UnboundID\) LDAP, SimpleSAMLphp, Central Authentication Service, Kerberos, OpenID Connect, Oauth 2, and federated identity management\.

Experience using open\-source technology without vendor support\.

Experience with distributed version control systems \(such as github\) and ability to develop within a prescribed collaborative development workflow\.

Ability to work on a web application development team, participating in pair programming, code reviews, and shared development tasks\.

Strong experience with automated testing, including unit and integration tests\.

Fluency in navigating and using MAC OS, Linux and Windows\.

Ability to explain in detail how networking protocols \(TCP/IP\) and service protocols \(HTTP\(S\), SSL/TLS, SSH, SMTP, SAML, DNS, LDAP\(S\)\) function\.

Comfortable in PHP, Ruby, JRuby, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS preferred\.

Working knowledge of multiple scripting languages and tools such as Ansible desirable\.

Previous experience within Information Technology at an academic institution and knowledge of regulatory requirements \(HIPAA, FERPA, etc\.\) desirable\.

Solid understanding of how RBAC, account lifecycle management, and other IAM tenets work a plus\.

Experience with test\-driven development and automated testing helpful\.

Interest and experience in reporting and metrics desired\.

Experience working with multidisciplinary teams and with a Project Management Office desirable\.

Experience with Splunk, Extrahop, and Multifactor authentication such as Duo Security desired\.

ITIL & AWS Certifications a plus\.

Understanding of virtualization and Cloud \(Saas, Paas, IaaS\) technologies and ability to make recommendations on its use of it security would be an advantage\.

Knowledge of technologies at all levels of the OSI levels, layers 1 through 7 would be an advantage\.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

+ Strong work ethic and detail\-oriented work style, with the ability to self\-manage and work proactively and effectively to meet established deadlines and project goals\.

+ Ability to be an effective team member and individual contributor in a fast\-paced, multi\-project and multi\-unit environment\.

+ Passion for optimizing user experience, especially in making complex concepts intuitive to non\-technical audiences\.

+ Excellent conceptual, organizational, analytical and problem solving skills\.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills, on both technical and non\-technical topics\.

+ High level of attention to detail and accuracy\.

+ Ability to create and present professional\-level diagrams, reports, and documentation for technical and non\-technical audiences using Microsoft Office or other applications\.

+ Strong customer service skills and ability to collect requirements, triage issues, and present patches for acceptance\.

+ Ability to work in a very demanding and high pressure environment\.

Licenses and Certifications

Working Conditions/Physical Demands

Full\-time hours required, with additional hours as necessary\.

Will need to work off\-hours to do project work, provide on\-call support, or to perform changes as required\.

Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world\. Our doctors and scientists\-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization\-are engaged in world\-class clinical care and cutting\-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies\. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U\.S\. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey\. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork\-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork\-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork\-Presbyterian/Queens\. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients \- the center of everything we do\. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled employer\.
Posted: 2018-09-05 Expires: 2018-11-15

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