What you’ll be doing...

Senior Architect, Identity & Access Management

We are looking for an experienced engineer to join our fast-growing team to build Single Sign On (SSO), Multi Factor and Adaptive Authentication (MFA) services. The ideal candidate is passionate about security, has experience building large scale enterprise software, and has direct experience in SSO, Multifactor authentication, identity, and security.

Candidate will architect and manage SSO, MFA and Federation services (SAML, OAuth, OpenID Connect). Responsibility would include working with business partners, working with vendors, and determining proper technology to use based on use cases and vendor capabilities.


  • Serve as a senior technical resource demonstrating leadership skills in systems engineering and software development.
  • Provide SSO solutions. Integrate/Configure applications with Single Sign On.
  • Evaluate SSO webservices and new authentication & authorization features of SSO (i.e REST, Certificate Authentication, Federation services, OAuth and OpenID). Develop integration guidelines and test cases.
  • Develop MFA authentication framework for web-based applications Integrated with other IDP solutions.
  • Improve the time, cost, and risk associated with identity administration, while driving future direction and evolution of identity management technologies and processes.
  • Provide leadership, architect and oversee the foundation of IAM applications and their development.
  • Collaborate with architectural peers, product owners, stakeholders and globally distributed teams to define and capture software architecture for systems and/or components.
  • Design, develop, and validate remediation for security issues.
  • Coordinate with teams across the entire program to ensure alignment with developers' needs.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Ten or more years of experience with full cycle application development (Full SDLC experience: architecture, design, development, CI/CD, etc.)
  • Four years of experience with SecureAuth IDP or similar SSO and MFA products (Okta, Ping Federate, OAM, OAAM, RSA, etc.)
  • Five or more years of experience in information systems security.
  • Five or more years of experience with Federation protocols (SAML, WS-FED, OAUTH).
  • Seven or more years of experience with PCI, PII , SOX and other regulatory compliance.
  • Seven years of experience with security architectural mechanisms, commonly used security technologies and protocols including two factor authentication, Single Sign-ON, various authentication protocols (OAuth 2.0, SAML, OpenID, etc.)

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Abilities with SSO-related software such as SiteMinder, Auth0, Okta or other SAML & OpenID Connect providers.
  • Java/JavaEE/ReactJS coding with good knowledge of Java 8, JVM ecosystem, memory model, tuning, threading, reactive streams, modularization.
  • Experience with microservices and cloud environments (GCP).
  • Experience in developing chatbots applications at enterprise scale.
  • Ecommerce and Telecom experience.
  • Passion for building new products.
  • Experience in building strong relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Capability to be an effective communicator as the position is highly visible and requires frequent interaction with executives, VPs and Directors across the Technology and partnering organizations.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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