Cloud IAM Engineering Lead


Job Description
As a Cloud IAM Engineering Lead, you will focus on managing the day-to-day activities of the Cloud IAM and IAM DevOps teams; implement and enforce IAM controls for applications migrating to or already deployed in public clouds (GCP/AWS/Azure).  In this technical hands-on role, you will lead the team that designs and develops automation scripts for Cloud IAM services and provide support for enterprise IAM teams’ DevOps activities. You will work closely with IAM Capability leads, IAM architecture team, IaaS/Cloud Engineering and CI/CD teams to identify and leverage the best practices for IAM controls implementation.

Who is Equifax?
At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence.

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.


The perks of being an Equifax employee?
We offer excellent compensation packages with market competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.
Grow at your own pace through online courses at Learning @ Equifax.
What you will do:

Identify and establish the necessary structures, roles & responsibilities required within the Cloud IAM & Devops teams
Serve as subject matter expert on multiple public Cloud IAM technologies / solutions
Collaborate with Enterprise Application Engineering & Operational support teams on Cloud IAM services and controls
Define the IAM cloud centric measures and performance metrics to track the effectiveness of the services and enforcement of controls
Manage the automation of cloud components using Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) principles within a CI/CD pipeline
Create/enhance automation scripts, CICD pipelines to implement IAM roles, policy bindings in the public cloud
Work with DevOps resources on automation using CICD/Jenkins pipelines, Terraform scripts for IAM infrastructure setup and capabilities deployment.
Support public cloud (GCP, AWS and Azure) hosted applications and infrastructure services by maintaining and enforcing IAM policies and procedures.
Conduct regular reviews to ensure IAM best practices are being followed
Serve as the primary point of escalation for IAM issues within public cloud platforms
Identify gaps and recommend solutions to improve operational efficiencies
Remain current on cloud security trends and industry practices
Support the security roadmap and implementation of enterprise IAM



Infrastructure and application deployment automation experience using Terraform and Jenkins to public clouds
Strong understanding of DevOps, Git, automation with CICD pipelines
Experience with container technologies (Docker/GKE Cluster)
Experience with IAM (Identity and access management) concepts and technologies in GCP, AWS and Azure
Knowledge of directory services, multi-factor authentication, user provisioning, privileged access management, single sign-on, federation technologies and protocols such as SAML, OAuth, OIDC etc.
Extensive experience with Cloud IAM functionality across multiple public cloud services (IAM Roles, Permissions and Policies)


Extra Points for any of the Following :

Experience with Agile methodologies
Experience automating system administration tasks, deployments, and other repeatable tasks
Experience with Python and other scripting languages is a plus
Industry recognized technical or security certifications (Google/ AWS certifications, CCSP) is a plus
Success attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?

Think and act differently
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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