Security Analyst, Senior - IAM

About FlightSafety International

FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides training for pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full-flight simulators and award-winning maintenance training at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Canada, France and the United Kingdom.

Purpose of Position

The Identity and Access Management (IAM) Senior Security Analyst is responsible for all work related to  identity governance, access and permissions management including the provisioning and de-provisioning users to multiple platforms and Enterprise systems. This role also grants and removes permissions while applying least privilege and role-based access control (RBAC) models. They will assign and track multi factor tokens, perform process oversight and management duties including document, reconcile, manage and   clean up identities on a regular basis while continually looking for ways to improve and automate processes for increased efficiency. This position works in a fast-paced environment as member of the Security team in support of employees around the globe.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Provision/de-provision users in various systems including systems where automation is not yet 
  • Ensure role-based access controls (RBAC) are documented, maintained and regularly reviewed for each role and all users including deviations or exceptions
  • Document the procedures followed for all work performed by this role.
  • Understands the security risks identities pose and the proper way to mitigate those risks through technology, process and people.
  • Look for ways to improve the work process you are responsible for including automation and use of  existing technology to increase accuracy and efficiency.
  • Participate in audits and assessments involving Identity and Access
  • Work with various IT and business units to learn their needs and operating environments and how we can best support their needs.
  • Serve as the escalation point for urgent requests.
  • Work closely with IT and security engineers to fold new systems and applications into the IAM  process
  • Continually evaluate and report on the design, implementation, effectiveness and maturity of the IAM service
  • Serve as a subject matter expert on all aspects of Identity and Access management
  • Provide regular reports on all aspects of this role’s responsibilities including IAM security metrics
  • Mentor others within IAM team to increase team competency and continually build a culture of continuous improvement
  • Exhibit and practice courteous, ethical and professional behavior while interacting with both internal and external customers
  • Act in a collaborative, team-oriented environment focused on common goals to achieve mutually beneficial results
  • Be accountable and responsible for the accuracy and completeness of assigned work and results
  • Prioritize and manage work load and communicate issues clearly
  • Exhibit effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Available to work off hours, on occasion, to support major system changes and urgent request

Minimum Education

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or equivalent industry experience

Minimum Experience

  • Minimum of 5+ years of Identity Management experience in a NIST control framework
  • IT Security and Identity Management solutions best practices
  • Previous experience administering and/or provisioning users within Okta
  • Exhibits experience working with Identity Governance tools such as SailPoint, RSA, Saviynt, Delinea
  • Working knowledge of access attestation/access certification processes and reporting

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong experience working with Active Directory (AD) and Azure AD, working with Okta is strongly desired
  • Strong experience with best practices and NIST requirements for identity life cycle management
  • In depth experience with audits and compliance requirements to comply with NIST or FISMA controls 
  • Ability to manage across multiple competing priorities and time-sensitive initiatives
  • Strong ability to motivate and lead team members inclusive of a remote/virtual environment
  • Uncompromising personal and professional integrity and ethics
  • Travel when required

Physical Demands and Work Environment

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met and/or encountered by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.

FlightSafety is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.