Identity and Access Administrator

Employer
Peraton
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Apr 17, 2018
Closes
Apr 18, 2018
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Description: We are seeking Identityand Access Administrators for our Herndon, VA location. We have chosen Okta as a key enabler of SSO, authentication, lifecycle management, and mobility. This role requires someone who understands administration of user access and security profiles across applications and systems in a corporate environment, security policies, and audit controls. Administrators are also responsible for reporting and investigating exceptions, testing and maintaining access controls, and supporting the business and IT staff for security related identity and access issues. JOB DESCRIPTION: This position will be responsible for the following: Key participant in testing enhancements and managing sandbox instances Identify and mitigate risks identified through internal and external audits Establish/maintain best practices, including documentation Application and user identity and access administration (including maintaining end user security access rules and profiles across multiple systems and platforms) Assisting in policies and procedures (including staff support for security related to identity and access incidents and awareness) Responsible for working incidents and service requests in Service Desk within SLA. Assist in reviewing processes, policies, and standards as they relate to the access and provisioning principles. Represent Access Services Team and/or AD Administration Team on related projects. Analyze and resolve technology and end user incidents during standard business hours and on-call rotations; Monitor issue resolutions and collaborates with the application teams, vendors and engineers when necessary to resolve issues. Manage user accounts and access permissions for Peraton computer systems and applications by reviewing user IDs or access request forms to determine if they are accurate, complete, approved and appropriate. Contact requestor, manager and/or data owner as necessary. If in order, establish the requested access and notify the user. Must be able to gain familiarity and understanding with the following technologies: Web-based applications, VPN, Active Directory, IAM, ERP, HRIS, CRM and others. Conduct periodic audits of accounts and access by performing online research and producing reports of users with access to particular systems or resources. Provide updated user listings periodically for review or upon request by management or Data Owners. Ensure timely removal or modification of access based upon termination listings, emergency requests and change request forms. Develop procedural documentation for Access Services and Auditing purposes and maintain access request audit trail. Maintain all records in an orderly fashion. Ensure knowledge obtained in the resolution of significant incidents is captured into process documentation and properly trained and communicated to the team. Identify and work with appropriate IT Service Delivery resource groups (Messaging Operations, Applications Operations, Information Security, End User Technology Services, Directory Services, Messaging Operations Technical Support, Programs) to resolve ongoing or widespread technology issues Ability to work on-call schedule with ability to work after-business hours as required (nights, weekends) due to project needs and operational emergencies. Must also be able to cover on call rotation if necessary. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: BS in Computer Science or related field preferred or related experience. 3-7 years of experience or training in computer security, auditing of user accounts, elevated accounts and access management. Require a basic understanding of access administration and the ability to pick up other technologies and their related security procedures quickly. Strong interpersonal and written communications skills, strong work ethic, and strong problem solving skills are required. Experience with Enterprise directory services (Active Directory) Familiar with running Powershell scripts. In-depth knowledge of SAML 2.0 integrations, SSO, and MFA Experience using API calls to integrate Okta with SaaS-based applications Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer Security + CE Certification PREFERRED TECHNICAL SKILLS: Ability to analyze user request forms to determine the appropriateness of the request. Proven teamwork qualities with emphasis on customer service, team building and strength based teams. Strong organizational skills and ability to multitask under pressure and project deadlines. Ability to troubleshoot user access problems and determine appropriate corrective action. Ability to view incidents and problems from customer perspective and taking initiative to represent the customer when working with other teams toward a resolution. Proven performance in monitoring performance against defined Service Level Agreements with internal customers, internal departments and external vendors. Dedicated to increasing performance levels. Demonstrated awareness of Information Technology trends, directions and emerging technologies including systems/technologies administration and policies. Excellent presentation and communications skills - both oral and written. Commitment to enforcement of administrative procedures and policies including policy change control. Must be able to write and review process documentation. Customer Service oriented to provide a positive end user experience. About Peraton Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation's most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the US and Canada. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identify, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law. CN20172712-20641 Location: USA-VA-Herndon Activation Date: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 Expiration Date: Friday, December 28, 2018 Apply Here

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