DevOps Identity Access Consultant

  • Job Ref: 3873
  • Location: Co Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


Consultant, Identity Access DevOps


Work with management and team members to help define capability roadmap and evaluate industry options for a variety of platforms or solutions.

Plan, design and develop technical solutions and alternatives to meet business requirements in adherence with standards, processes and best practices.

Provide SME experience for day-to-day system development and maintenance activities of the team.

Partner with Project Managers in implementation of processes per the evolving needs of the team and the solutions.

Create detailed cost and time estimates for implementing business solutions, define technical scope and requirements of the project and assist project manager with managing scope during the lifecycle of the project.

Direct Quality Assurance and Quality Control processes in the department. Ensure adequate test coverage in Unit Testing, System Testing/Integration Testing and Performance Testing. Perform Quality Inspections and Walkthroughs throughout the SDLC including Requirements Review, Architecture Review, Design Review, Code Review and Security Review to ensure compliance with standards.

Mentor and guide other team members during all phases of the SDLC.

Ensure compliance to the defined standards. Actively look for opportunities to modify and enhance standards per the needs of the department. Develop documentation templates, Direct and enforce development of documentation throughout the development lifecycle of the solution.

Ensure compliance of Audit Requirements by proactively educating team on Compliance Requirements and integrating Compliance Requirements in SDLC. Represent team during Compliance Audits.


Design and develop simple, (re-)usable, service enabled, maintainable, and scalable security solutions that meet business requirements, and comply with information security policies

Demonstrate the strong knowledge across a broad range of identity and access management technologies

Demonstrate the ability to analyze and understand IAM capabilities

Admin knowledge of IBM Tivoli Product suite (TDS/TAM/TFIM/SAM/SDS ) preferred

Strong user-level skillset with UNIX/Linux operating systems required

Broad understanding of software engineering concepts and methodologies

Agile and continuous delivery experience

Knowledge of Information Security standards and principals preferred

On-call rotation will be required to support 24/7 applications in a global production environment (follow-the Sun model)

All About You

High-energy, detail-oriented, and proactive

Ability to function under pressure in an independent environment

High degree of initiative and self-motivation to drive results

Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Expert knowledge of some of the following technologies: LDAP Directory Services, Authentication/Authorization, Access Provisioning, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)

Experience with Federation protocols (SAML, Oauth, OpenID)

Experience with Web Application Servers (JBOSS/WildFly/Tomcat/WebSphere)

Experience with virtualized environments (Docker preferred)

Programming experience in a project-oriented, repository-based environment (Subversion, GIT (preferred), Mercurial)

High-competency programming experience with UNIX Shell (BASH), Python, PERL

Programming experience in Java, PowerShell, XML, HTTP, SOAP, REST

Programming experience in JavaScript (node.js) a plus

Automation experience with Chef/puppet/Jenkins/Ansible/GitLab/Hashicorp Terraform, Vault

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers