111367 - Senior Information IAM Analyst
#111367 Senior Information IAM AnalystInitial Review Date: Wed 9/8/2021
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UC San Diego Policy will not allow this position to receive work visa sponsorship.
Fully remote or Hybrid work will be considered.
UC San Diego is ranked the 9th best public university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and is the largest employer based in San Diego County. Reporting to the VC-CFO, Information Technology Services (ITS) delivers Enterprise information technology services to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) under the leadership of the campus Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Information Technology Services (IT Services) uses world-class services and technologies to empower UC San Diego's mission to transform California and the world as a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public university. As a strategic member of the UC San Diego community, IT Services embraces innovation in their delivery of IT services, infrastructure, applications, and support. IT Services is customer-focused and committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, and accountability.
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion are core values at UC San Diego and within Information Technology Services. Crafting a culture around these values allows us to more deeply connect with and appreciate our employees, students, and campus partners. Information Technology Services is continuously working to build a community where we all feel safe, empowered, and encouraged to bring our authentic selves to work. We do this not only because it is what’s right, but because we know that diversity drives insight and innovation. We are proud to partner closely UC San Diego’s Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, as their dedication to this mission helps us all to drive change.
Reporting to the Vice Chancellor - Chief Financial Officer, Information Technology Services (IT Services) delivers Enterprise information technology services to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) under the leadership of the campus Chief Information Officer (CIO).
IT Services uses world-class services and technologies to empower UC San Diego's mission to transform California and the world as a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public university. As a strategic member of the UC San Diego community, ITS embraces innovation in their delivery of IT services, infrastructure, applications, and support. ITS is customer-focused and committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, and accountability.
The Identity and Access Management group is part of our Information Assurance Office and is responsible for the digital identity lifecycle of members of the UC San Diego community, including alumni, affiliates, and guests. The portfolio of the team includes federation and directory services (e.g., Shibboleth, Active Directory), social identities, account creation and curation, as well as group management and access provisioning. The Identity Management Configuration and Integration Specialist is a critical member of the identity team responsible for ensuring that Identity and Access Management services meet the needs of our community while protecting essential academic, business, and research services from cyberattack. UC San Diego is in the midst of a major Identity Management replacement project, deploying a portfolio of open source and vended solutions to ensure our institutional mission can meet the growing and evolving needs of a world-class research University. Reporting to
- Responsible for the management and integration of several components of our next generation identity management ecosystem
- Responsible for a number of services as assigned, including - enterprise password management - multi-factor authentication - enterprise group management - service access provisioning - cloud account management (AWS, Azure, and GCP) Service management includes ensuring both the operation of the service in accordance with ITS service level agreements, as well as service facilitation.
- Provides leadership, though working with a team of peers, in debugging, redesigning, recoding, and rearchitecting both legacy and contemporary identity management systems.
- Works extensively with campus units, including the health system to ensure an effective transition away from legacy systems and integration strategies. Validate data feeds to Integration layer and proper functionality within our identity environment.
- Under the direction of the Principal IAM architect, leads the analysis, requirements definition, design, and implementation of the rules controlling access to campus digital resources. Partners with the Principle Active Directory Engineer as well as other directory service managers (e.g., radius, ldap) to ensure the accurate representation of security and identity groups in those directories.
In-depth knowledge of various areas of IT. Broad knowledge of the IT environment. Specifically identity or directory related technologies, such as LDAP, Grouper, Shibboleth, Active Directory, or Sailpoint identity management products.
Advanced skills associated with programming design, modification and implementation. Advanced knowledge of Required secure software development. Demonstrated ability to create software specifications.
Demonstrated advanced knowledge, skills and abilities associated with system problem identification and resolution. Knowledge necessary to design, set up, operate and correct malfunctions involving technology systems. Experience in incident response and digital forensics, including data collection, examination and analysis
Proven advanced knowledge of business and process analysis functions. Knowledge of the design, development and Required application of technology and systems to meet business needs. Specifically with regard to on- and off-boarding,access provisioning, and auditing.
Advanced knowledge of computer security tools, best practices and policies including demonstrated experience securing server-based software. Advanced knowledge of computer security tools, best practices and policies including experience securing server-based software. Demonstrated skill at analyzing and preventing security incidents of high complexity. Strong security skills for protecting the operating system, software, data and hardware.
Experience with Grouper or other portions of the Internet2 Tier stack of identity services.
Knowledge of SSO, Federation, SAML or related technologies
Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workforce. This position is eligible for full: - Health/Dental/Vision Insurance- Vacation/Holidays - Life Insurance- UC Retirement Plan.
For more information about UCSD Benefits visit - http://blink.ucsd.edu/HR/benefits/index.html and UCSD Work/Life visit https://blink.ucsd.edu/HR/benefits/work-life/index.html
To calculate an approximate value of the UC Total Compensation package, please click here: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/total-compensation-calculator.php
- Job offer is contingent on clear background check.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html
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