Identity And Access Management Engineer

Identity and Access Management (IAM) Engineers protect all resources and intellectual property through strict yet consistent access control policies that ensure data and data processing systems remain confidential, trustworthy and available.

Role overview

IAM Engineers implement and continuously optimize Identity and Access Management services in line with evolving technologies and security regulations. They are responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining IAM technologies to ensure audit and privacy compliance, driving automation wherever possible. IAM Engineers also assist with resolving any security issues related to IAM operations.

IAM Engineers
may also be referred to as:
IAM Advisor
IAM Architect
IAM Cloud Operations Engineer
IAM Engineer
IAM Security Architect
IAM Security Engineer
IAM Systems Manager
Identity Access Management IAM SSO Engineer
Identity Access Management Support Engineer
Identity And Access Management Administrator
Identity Engineer
PAM Cybersecurity Engineer
Privileged Access Management Analyst
Privileged Access Management Architect

Career Path

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Average Salary

Based upon experience, salary for this role ranges from:
$148,300
National Average
$163,300
$178,300
* based upon those with two plus years of cybersecurity experience

Responsibilities

Designing, implementing, and managing Identity Directory and identity services.
Implementing technologies to centrally integrate identity systems across the organization.
Streamlining and improving customer experiences.
Implementing access controls to applications and maintaining and updating roles in the directory.
Managing access and permissions where necessary and implementing automated solutions.
Collaborating with key engineering stakeholders to help tackle challenges within the IAM space.
Troubleshooting and managing issues related to identities, systems access accounts, authentication, authorization, entitlements, and permissions.
Implementing and maintaining technologies to ensure audit and privacy compliance.

Tools & Environment

Identity and Access Management Engineers use a variety of technologies and tools, including IAM architecture and integrations, coding/scripting tools, two-step verification systems, and IAM protocols such as SSO/SAML, OAuth/OIDC, and SCIM.

Certifications

Category Organization Certification
Defense (ISC)2 CISSP-ISSEP
Defense (ISC)2 SSCP
Defense (ISC)2 CCSP
Defense (ISC)2 CAP
Defense Alibaba ACA
Defense Alibaba ACP
Defense Alibaba ACE
Defense AWS Certified Security
Defense CertNexus ITS
Defense Check Point CCSA
Defense Check Point CCSE
Defense Cisco CCNA Security
Defense Cisco CCNP Security
Defense Cisco CCIE Security
Defense Cisco CCNA CyberOps
Defense Cloud Credential Council PCSM
Defense CompTIA Security+
Defense CompTIA CySA+
Defense CompTIA CASP
Defense CREST CCWS
Defense CREST CPTIA
Defense CREST CRTIA
Defense CREST CCTIM
Defense CREST CPIA
Defense CREST CRIA
Defense CREST CCNIA
Defense CREST CCHIA
Defense CREST CCMRE
Defense CSA CCSK
Defense EC-Council CND
Defense EC-Council EDRP
Defense EC-Council CTIA
Defense EC-Council CSA
Defense EC-Council ECSS
Defense EITCI EITCA/IS
Defense eLearnSecurity eNDP
Defense eLearnSecurity eCRE
Defense eLearnSecurity eCTHP
Defense EXIN CIT-F
Defense Fortinet NSE 4
Defense Fortinet NSE 5
Defense Fortinet NSE 6
Defense Fortinet NSE 7
Defense Fortinet NSE 8
Defense GAQM CISP
Defense GIAC GSEC
Defense GIAC GCIA
Defense GIAC GISF
Defense GIAC GCED
Defense GIAC GCWN
Defense GIAC GPPA
Defense GIAC GMON
Defense GIAC GCCC
Defense GIAC GCUX
Defense GIAC GDAT
Defense GIAC GMOB
Defense GIAC GAWN
Defense GIAC GREM
Defense GIAC GCTI
Defense GIAC GISP
Defense GIAC GWEB
Defense GIAC GICSP
Defense GIAC GRID
Defense GIAC GCIP
Defense GIAC GEVA
Defense GIAC GOSI
Defense GIAC GCSA
Defense Google PCSE
Defense HISPI HISP
Defense IACRB CDRP
Defense IACRB CEREA
Defense IACRB CREA
Defense IACRB CSSA
Defense IBITGQ C CR P
Defense IBITGQ CITGP
Defense IBITGQ C CS F
Defense ISACA CSX-F
Defense ISACA CSX-T
Defense ISACA CSX-P
Defense ISECOM OPSA
Defense ISECOM OPSE
Defense Juniper JNCIA-SEC
Defense Juniper JNCIS-SEC
Defense Juniper JNCIP-SEC
Defense Juniper JNCIE-SEC
Defense Juniper JNCDS-SEC
Defense Lunarline CECS
Defense Lunarline CESA
Defense McAfee Institute CCII
Defense McAfee Institute CCIP
Defense McAfee Institute CSMIE
Defense McAfee Institute SMIA
Defense McAfee Institute CCTA
Defense McAfee Institute C|OSINT
Defense Microsoft AZ-500
Defense Mile2 C)SA2
Defense Mile2 C)SP
Defense Mile2 IS20
Defense Mile2 C)VA
Defense Mile2 C)DRE
Defense Mile2 C)VCP
Defense Mile2 C)VE
Defense Mile2 C)CSO
Defense Mile2 C)VSE
Defense Mile2 C)ISS
Defense Palo Alto PCCSA
Defense Palo Alto PCNSA
Defense Palo Alto PCNSE
Defense Redhat EX415
Defense Redhat EX425
Defense SECO-Institute S-ISF
Defense SECO-Institute S-ISP
Defense SECO-Institute S-ITSF
Defense SECO-Institute S-ITSP
Defense SECO-Institute S-ITSE
Defense SECO-Institute S-DWF
Defense Symantec 250-215
Defense Symantec 250-420
Defense Symantec 250-426
Defense Symantec 250-428
Defense Symantec 250-430
Defense Symantec 250-433
Defense Symantec 250-438
Defense Symantec 250-440
Defense Symantec 250-441
Defense Symantec 251/250-443
Defense Symantec 250-444
Defense Symantec 250-445
Defense Symantec 251/250-446
Defense Symantec 251/250-447
Defense Symantec 251/250-551
Defense Symantec 250-556
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