Dubai, United Arab Emirates – £8k – £12k per Month / 45k – 55k AED per month
Principal Security Architect – Identity and Access Management
Long term contract (initially 12 months)
45k – 55k AED per month (£8,500 – £12k Monthly)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Principal Security Architect to join a globally recognised organisation in Dubai. The Principal Security Architect – Identity and Access Management will be responsible for defining structural and behavioral aspects of identity and access management systems, to enable and guide the development and implementation of IAM solutions, in alignment with business strategy and cyber security requirements.
*Certification in GIAC, CISSP-ISSAP (Information System Security Architecture Professional)
*Thorough understanding of Information Security specifications including ISO 27001, PCI DSS.
*Understanding of capability frameworks such as CMMI.
*Understanding of TOGAF, SABSA, IASA, Zachman and other Enterprise Architecture frameworks.
*Understanding of industry standard development methods (eg RUP, SCRUM). Understanding of ITIL Framework.
*Architecture and Technical leadership experience
*Cyber security solution architecture and system integration experience
*Preferably cyber security operations experience
*Understanding of Architecture Methods, Principles and Patters.
*Lead the development of the Identity and Access Management strategy, architecture, governance, and roadmap
*Define the IAM architectural principles, polices and standards in line with the business and IT strategy, Cyber Security Policies and industry practices.
*Advocate for and contribute to the development and enforcement of IAM policies across all systems and solutions.
*Design and govern an enterprise wide IAM architecture in line with the organization business strategy, regulatory requirements and security policies.
*Support audit, risk assessment and compliance functions by designing solutions to address its findings and risks.
*Work closely with other architects within the team to ensure alignment with IAM strategy and architecture.
*Help guide business units to implement suitable IAM solutions for their needs while adhering to standards and policies.
*Deliver IAM architectural artifacts during projects life cycle
*Identify potential areas of improvement in the enterprise IAM capabilities Technologies The IAM architect should have qualified to work with the following technologies:
*Identity Management and Governance
*Cloud Identity and Access Management
*Privileged Identity Management
*Single Sign-on and Federation using standard protocols and frameworks such as Kerberos, SAML 2.0, OAuth and ADFS
*Adaptive and Attribute Based Authentication
*Device Authentication & Profiling
*Identity protection and threat intelligence
*Ability to deliver architectural artifacts such as: reference architectures, high-level design, conceptual diagrams
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