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Security Architect - Identity Access Management

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Identity & Access Management

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package

  • Contact:

    Gavin O'Reilly

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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IAM Security Architect - Financial Services

Security Architect with core experience within the Identity & Access Management space is urgently required by a global FinTech. The successful candidate will have previous experience assisting in the design & implementation of complex IAM solutions into Medium to Enterprise businesses.

This is a very exciting opportunity for technology driven individuals who are seeking a new challenge working within a FinTech organisation at the forefront of development within the cyber space.

The Role:

  • Work alongside Senior IAM Security Architect to help achieve the goals of both the Security Architecture and IAM Programs.
  • Assist both the design and implementation of IAM solutions for systems and internal infrastructure.
  • Review and evaluate solutions for both enterprise and business use.
  • Gaining extensive hands on experience working with range of directories (Active Directory, LDAP & X500)
  • Utilising Web Access Management using standard solutions, such as; CA SSO/SiteMinder.
  • Guide various business units to implement the correct solutions for their needs while adhering to standards and best practices.


  • Previous experience assisting in the design & implementation of IAM projects
  • Strong understanding of Single Sign-on and Federation using standard protocols & frameworks; Kerberos, OpenID Connect etc
  • Familiar with forest and domain design for Active Directory, as well as, LDAP & X500.
  • Core understanding of formal architecture documentation processes
  • Previous experience with Two-factor Authentication & Adaptive Authentication
  • Familiarity with IDaaS solutions, such as; Azure AD & Okta is a massive plus.
  • Familiar with modern deployment constructs such as containers (Docker, Mesos, etc.)

If you have the relevant skills and would like to hear full details - please forward your cv for an immediate review.

gavin@pioneer-search.com / 0203 828 6967

IAM Security Architect - Financial Services