Immediate need for Major Professional Services firm! The IAM Solution Security Architectrsquos role is a technical position which will support IAM engagements in the development of IAM architectures, provide advice and guidance to client teams in line with strategic direction of IAM. The IAM Solutions Security Architect will work with other Architects, Service Owners, and Project teams to provide a consensus-based enterprise solution that is scalable, adaptable and synchronized with the ever-changing business needs. bull Subject-matter expert that has expertise across all IAM topics as it relates to both cloud and design of Active Directory, AD LDS, Azure AD and Ping Identity products including the relationship between on-prem and cloud architectures. bull Drive the adoption of Directory services, Authentication and Authorization reference architectures for existing, new and emerging IAM technologies. bull Drive the adoption of creative solutions to address complex, global IAM problems. bull Participate in Identity and Access Management enterprise governance processes and drive IAM standards adoption. Skills Required bull The individual in this role must be knowledgeable in general aspects of Information Security. bull Must have in-depth experience architecting IAM solutions within Microsoft Azure (strong preference) or Amazon Web Services (AWS), or potentially other cloud vendors. bull Must have in-depth experience and intimately familiarity with IAM related protocols such as SAML, SCIM, OpenID and OAuth. bull Must have in-depth experience with Federation and SSO concepts and technologies particularly solutions based on ADFS and Ping Identity product set. bull Must have In-depth experience with Microsoft Azure, particularly Azure AD and architecture designs connecting Azure to enterprise infrastructure (on-prem). bull Must have in-depth experience with Directories (AD, UnboundIDPingDirectory, AD LDS, Azure AD, LDAP in general etc...). Nice to have Skills bull In-depth of experience of architecting and configuring Microsoft Windows OS technology including Kerberos, NTLM, SPNs, TCPIP, IPSec, Firewalls, Load Balancers, AD Forests, Domains, Sites, Trusts, Group Policies, and Organizational Units. bull Strong understanding of cloud computing architecture, technical design and implementations, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery models. bull Good understanding of Microsoft Forefront Identity Management, Microsoft Exchange, Quest Active Roles Server (ARS), Office 365 identity and access management, Multi-factor authentication, Privileged Identity Management (Cyber Ark andor Azure PIM), bull Experience working with cloud security and governance tools, and cloud access security brokers (CASBs).