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Lead, Infrastructure Security Engineer - Identity Governance

Company: Prudential Financial, Inc.
Location: Hartford
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:

Job Classification:Technology - Engineering & CloudAre you interested in building capabilities that enable the organization with innovation, speed, agility, scalability and efficiency? The Global Technology team takes great pride in our culture where digital transformation is built into our DNA! When you join our organization at Prudential, you'll unlock an exciting and impactful career - all while growing your skills and advancing your profession at one of the world's leading financial services institutions.Your Team & RoleAs a Lead, Infrastructure Security Engineer in the Identity Management team you will partner with product owners, tech leads, designers, engineers, and delivery professionals to improve Prudential's Identity Management platform. An important function is to ensure the Identity Management platform remain in compliance with the Information Security Standards and processes. You will bring excellent problem solving, communication and teamwork skills, along with agile ways of working, strong business insight, an inclusive leadership attitude and a continuous learning focus to all that you do.Here is What You Can Expect on a Typical Day

  • Review and understand all applicable Information Security Standards and Engineering Specifications; create an action plan to remediate out of compliance issues
  • Ensures product security is maintained throughout the product lifecycle, integrating new security features and updates into existing products
  • Collaborate with BISO annually to complete access certifications, including inventory and password reset certifications supporting the Identity Management platform
  • Collaborate with product owners in understanding needs and defining feature stories, tech leads in defining technical design and other team members to understand the system end-to-end and deliver robust solutions that bring about business impactand support the goals
  • Coordinate the scheduling of patches and upgrades of Identity Management platform systems as well as ensure accurate operational information in CMDB
  • Bring a strong understanding of relevant and emerging technologies, provide input and coach team members and embed learning and innovation in the day-to-day
  • Work on complex problems in which analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangible variables.The Skills & Expertise You Bring
    • Bachelor of Computer Science or experience in identity security related field
    • Security identity architectures and frameworks, privileged access management
    • Audit and compliance engagements and ability to field and tend to PCI/SOX/Fed regulatory requirements as well as remedial action plans
    • Ability to mentor others with minimal guidance and effectively leverage diverse ideas, experiences, thoughts and perspectives to the benefit of the organization
    • Experience with agile development methodologies and Test-Driven Development (TDD)
    • Knowledge of business concepts tools and processes that are needed for making sound decisions in the context of the company's business
    • Ability to learn new skills and knowledge on an on-going basis through self-initiative and tackling challenges
    • Excellent problem solving, communication and collaboration skills
    • Knowledge of
      • Programming Languages: Python, Shell/Power scripting
      • Cloud Computing: Understanding and knowledge AWS, Azure or GCP
      • Infrastructure fundamentals
        • Linux / Windows Operating Systems: File Permissions, Network Configuration, Services, Process Manipulation; supporting vendor security solutions
        • Database Fundamentals: Schemas, Tables, Permissions, SQL
        • Networking, TCP/IP and other common Communication Protocols: OSI Model, 3 Way Handshake, Stateful vs Stateless, Proxy Firewall
        • Containers: Docker, Kubernetes
        • Preferred Qualifications
          • CISSP, CCSP
          • SailPoint highly preferred
          • Splunk, Ping/ForgeRock, Vintela/Unix platform bridging solutionsYou'll Love Working Here Because You CanJoin a team and culture where your voice matters; where every day, your work transforms our experiences to make lives better. As you put your skills to use, we'll help you make an even bigger impact with learning experiences that can grow your technical AND leadership capabilities. You'll be surprised by what this rock-solid organization has in store for you.Note: Prudential is required by state specific laws to include the salary range for this role when hiring a resident in applicable locations. The salary range for this role is from $129,900.00 to $193,300.00. Specific pricing for the role may vary within the above range based on many factors including geographic location, candidate experience, and skills. Roles may also be eligible for additional compensation and/or benefits. Eligibility to participate in a discretionary annual incentive program is subject to the rules governing the program, whereby an award, if any, depends on various factors including, without limitation, individual and organizational performance. In addition, employees are eligible for standard benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental and retirement.Prudential Financial, Inc. of the United States is not affiliated with Prudential plc. which is headquartered in the United Kingdom.Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, marital status, age, veteran status, domestic partner status , medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.The Prudential Insurance Company of America, Newark, NJ and its affiliates.Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at for more information about doing business with Prudential.PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES:If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, which may include an assessment, please email .Please note that the above email is solely for individuals with disabilities requesting an accommodation. If you are experiencing a technical issue with your application or an assessment, please email to request assistance.

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