CyberArk Engineer - 100% remote
Posted on Nov 13, 2021 by Mercator IT Solutions
Securing privileged user assets, data, and providing privileged users secure access to target IT resource in an auditable manner is the core mission Group Security sponsored Privileged Access Management (PAM) program.
My client is looking for a talented individual to design and drive implementation of next generation of Privileged Access Management (PAM) services and infrastructure. Due to ongoing pandemic, remote working and collaboration will be way of working. So, it must be possible to deliver work while working remotely. This is a technical role supporting the strategic security initiative of expanding PAM services to meet Cloud, secrets vaulting to prevent hardcoding of credentials and dev Ops Strategy. The strategic security initiative aims to strengthening governance in existing CyberArk based Priveleged User Access Managment program (PUAM), expand the scope of PUAM program to cover other strategic areas like cloud assets and DevOps components by identifying new use cases, developing design patterns for those use cases.
Phase 1: Identify, evaluate, recommend, develop, and validate new PAM use cases, design patterns and standards following industry best practices. (Already completed - this is NOT a requirement but is provided for context and continuity) Establishment alignment with strategic technology initiatives. For use cases and design patterns, develop KPI and KRI metrics and alignment with overall security standards. Work with the relevant IT and security functions to design, develop, and validate PAM use cases and enhancements in support of cloud and DevOps environment
Phase 2: Support proof of concept for identifying next generation of Privileged Access Management (PAM) technologies for managing Privileged user access management in DevOps Work with the SI/vendor to ensure the use cases, design patterns and principles are properly interpreted and implemented in the PoC Evaluation of vendor solutions to ensure they meet technology and cloud standards, as well as all applicable architecture considerations and provide final recommendation Ensure final vendor recommendation is supported by an executive and detailed technical report
Phase 3: Oversee the execution/implementation of the next generation of Privileged Access Management (PAM) technologies, including owning the overall roadmap, producing regular status updates, and diving deep to resolve issues as they arise
Work transversally to accelerate the development and deployment of new security features in PAM
Act as PAM SME for relevant IT and security functions.
Work to obtain buy in for use cases and recommended technology solutions for IT and security stakeholders
Experience and service skill set: 5+ years designing and managing Privileged Access Management (PAM) solutions, such as CyberArk, BeyondTrust, Thycotic or Lieberman
Knowledge of latest in PAM market and technology.
experience with privileged access workstations (PAW) and privileged vault management
Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)/Azure/GCP and privilege management in cloud service providers.
Experience with DevOps methodology.
Proven analytical thinking, skills in metrics creation and project management, attention to details, and exceptional organizational skills
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations is preferred.
Advanced understanding of standard identity management tools, technologies, and processes
Excellent technical report writing skills in English.
CISSP is preferred PAM technology specific certifications are preferred