Job Description

Abacus is an IT recruiting company focused on matching highly talented resources with the most in-demand IT jobs.  We believe it is important to ensure a cultural and skillset match between resources and organizations.  As part of the Abacus family, you’ll not only contribute to the success of leading edge companies, but also have several opportunities for personal and professional growth. Whether you are seeking a contract, contract-to-hire or permanent placement opportunity, we can tailor a package to meet your individual needs. We also believe it is important to give back and as a company support multiple charitable outreach and community based programs.

Based in Fort Worth,Texas, our direct client is one of the largest shipping companies in the nation.  Massive modernization initiatives are underway providing opportunities for skilled IT professionals to apply their trade in a fast paced environment.

IAM Development and Support Consultant


Our client is seeking talented IAM Development and Support Consultant to join our security team and assist in the development and support of IBM Security Identity and Access Management solutions to our clients, both pre and post- implementation.

The consultant will be responsible for providing development and operation support, troubleshooting and triaging issues, monitoring system health, deploying enhancements, hot fixes and fix packs, performing configuration changes in the production and other environments and coordinating with key stakeholders from IT operations, business teams and/or third party vendors.

The consultant will need to perform user identity administration as well as maintenance of user security roles and profiles. The consultant will need to provide analytical and technical guidance to the team and recommend and/or take action to direct the analysis and solutions required.

Required Qualifications:

Experience with IBM Tivoli Access Manager (TAM), Tivoli Federated Identity Management (TFIM) and IBM Tivoli Identity Manager (TIM).

8+ years of software design and development, including at least 3 years developing custom software for large scale Identity and Access Management technologies

5+ years of relevant hands-on technical management experience of software developers/system administrators/architects as well as a record of individual technical achievement developing custom applications Advanced security certifications a plus (CISSP Preferred)

Desired Qualifications:

Expert knowledge of three or more of the following technologies: Directory Services, Authentication/Authorization, Access Provisioning, Access Review, Public Key Infrastructure, Single Sign On, and Federation.

The candidate must have hands-on experience developing and deploying large-scale enterprise Identity & Access Management solutions.

Fluency in more than one technology stack and expertise in several of the following: C, C++, Java, J2EE, JSP, Servlet, EJB, Application (Client/Server), Web Services, WS-Security, SAML, HTML, XML, XSLT, SOAP, MQ Series, LDAP

Experience with DB2, SQL Server, Oracle, or other enterprise-class RDBMS Expert Knowledge in Operating Systems like Window, AIX, Linux

Expert knowledge in Upgrades, Performance tuning & troubleshooting. Expert knowledge in Multi-Factor Authentication.

Ability to Integrate RBAC, PIM with Identity Management Solution Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills

Demonstrated ability to work across a broad range of technologies to deliver complex solutions Demonstrated ability to effectively coordinate multiple priorities in a dynamic environment Ability to articulate complex technical issues with both technicians and clients

Ability to compose and present material to communicate difficult concepts and gain consensus Effective time management skills demonstrated by successful and timely completion of projects Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Positive attitude, self-starter with strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills to lead working groups, negotiate and create consensus

Ability to take a technology agnostic approach

Ability to communicate complex technical terminology, concepts and issues to technical and non-technical staff Desire to learn and apply business subjects such as the level of return on a particular or combination of technology components proposed to a business line or initiative

Knowledge of applicable SOX audit controls and applicability to IAM services architecture, design, and processes Key Technology Qualifications:

IBM Tivoli Identity Management (TIM)

IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager (TFIM)

IBM Tivoli Access Manager Enterprise Business (TAMeB) IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator (TDI)

Java Application Interface Development and Object Models

Federation Protocols (Oauth, SAML, OpenID) Splunk

LDAP / Active Directory

Single Sign On models / Web Server & App Server session management RBAC methodologies

PIM methodologies REST and REST Security

XML and XML parsing and transformation SOAP

Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) technologies / JMS Advanced systems design


Department:  TECHNOLOGY SERVICES                                    Work Location:  FT. WORTH, TX - TOB

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