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IT Engineer Level 3 (Active Directory, Identity & Security Technologies)

  • Sector: IT
  • Contact: Gillian Nicholson
  • Job Ref: 17486

We have a new opportunity with a global organization for an IT Engineer Level 3 (Active Directory, Identity & Security Technologies)You will be the Technical subject matter expert accountable for the engineering & implementation of identity & authentication technologies in a global team environment. Accountable for delivering a comprehensive set of engineering secure services including: technical engineering, proof-of-concept analysis and testing, level-3 implementation and operational support escalation, problem management, and the creation of in-depth operational documentation and training materials. 

Scope includes Identity & Authentication Technologies (e.g.; Active Directory, Certificate Services/PKI, Azure Cloud Authentication, Cybersecurity Tools Integration (e.g. Splunk, Carbon Black), SailPoint integration, NPS/Radius, LDAP, SAML, M&A Integration, Migration and Divestiture, AD-LDS, Server Management Tools (BladeLogic, LogicMonitor, etc.). 

Core Job Responsibilities

  •  Supports implementation of enterprise architecture standards in field of expertise according to identity best practices and security standards. 

  • Develops design, implementation and operational documentation for platform lifecycle.

  • Engineers technical enterprise projects that span multiple IT services with including software/application implications.

  •  Establishes criteria and performs technology evaluations including lab analysis and proof of concept, along with supporting analysis and documentation.

  • Participate in multi-discipline design or problem resolution sessions, including but not limited to infrastructure cybersecurity hardening.

  • Directly interfaces with and develops identity & authentication solutions for specialty organizations that demand extraordinary IT solutions.

  • Works with the Security Architecture team to implement Abbott Security policies as applicable to the identity infrastructure environment.

Position Accountability/Scope

  • Responsible for awareness of technology trends and the execution of global strategies that satisfy the business-critical reliance that Abbott is increasingly placing on its infrastructure to host applications.

  • Directly impacts the operation and profitability of every division through their reliance on the infrastructure to provide access to data and Abbott’s Enterprise and Business critical applications globally.

  • Demonstrates mastery of the concepts and theory of infrastructure. Demonstrated knowledge across data network disciplines, computing platforms, network-based technologies, and applications. Demonstrates ability to evaluate and assess emerging technologies and estimate impact on the existing infrastructure.

  • Researches, designs and develops new systems technologies that could provide Abbott a competitive advantage. Manages technology programs at the enterprise level.

  • Acts as key team member to achieve organization objectives, uncover, and resolve issues. 

  • Demonstrates a strong customer-centric approach, an empathy for global cultural differences, and excellent communications skills.

Requirements:

  • ICT related or relevant Third Level qualification (e.g. Certificate, Diploma), or equivalent is essential.

  • Ideally 6+years of Identity and Authentication Technology experience

  • Scope includes Identity & Authentication Technologies (e.g.; Active Directory, Certificate Services/PKI, Azure Cloud Authentication, Cybersecurity Tools Integration (e.g. Splunk, Carbon Black), SailPoint integration, NPS/Radius, LDAP, SAML, M&A Integration, Migration and Divestiture, AD-LDS, Server Management Tools (BladeLogic, LogicMonitor, etc.).

  • Microsoft CISSP and other security certifications are a plus

  • Must have exceptional problem and analytical solving skills.

Please note: This is an initial 12 month fixed term contract position salaried position. You will also be entitled to annual leave.

 Location South county Dublin.

 Please send your CV for the attention of Gillian Nicholson

090-6450665

gillian.nicholson@collinsmcnicholas.ie