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Closing Date

2020-11-06 00:00:00


Senior Identity Governance Operations Support Engineer

  • About Us


    At Allstate Northern Ireland, we believe it’s more than just a job.  We believe in allowing our people to choose the direction of their careers.  It’s about you, your future and where you want to get to.


    Opportunity is the hallmark of the Allstate career experience.  We invest heavily in our employees, offering long term career development, personal growth and investment in new technologies.  Every day is different, with new ideas, challenges, and rewards — no matter which team you join.


    We believe that inclusive diversity is crucial to creating a culture of mutual respect where the strengths and talents of each individual are recognised.  We like to leave things better than we found them and deliver results.  We do all of this while having fun and exploring personal passions.


    Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance.





    Belfast / Derry / Londonderry / Strabane



    Your role in the team


    Cybersecurity is a highly dynamic field, requiring ongoing education and exploration.  We develop each other by keeping employees current on the latest skill sets through classes, certifications, and conferences. 


    If you have experience of Identity Governance, preferably with SailPoint, and would like to make an impact in a dynamic field, you will find our Allstate environment to be collaborative, inclusive, and full of growth opportunities. 


    Stepping into this opportunity, you will join the Identity Management Operations team and play a key role in supporting a global transformational change programme as we transition from a fully discretionary access model to a Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) model.  Join our team, and you'll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support, and balance.


    • Administration and support of SailPoint IIQ products.
    • Aid in Allstate’s transition from a fully discretionary access model to a Role Based Access Control (RBAC) model
    • Managing a fully integrated, highly available application environment.
    • Utilizing knowledge of Oracle databases and their interaction with the Solaris/Linux Operating System to support our IDM platform.
    • Reviewing and supporting technical components for complex applications, monitoring of infrastructure components.
    • Planning and executing ITIL activities for incidents, problems, changes and enhancements.
    • Incident investigation, diagnosis and incident resolution.
    • Effectively communicate with peers, quality control, testing and other technology teams.
    • Strong focus on documentation and standards.
    • Administration and support of Identity Manager products and Java language.
    • Utilizing knowledge of Solaris/Linux with basic scripting skills for platform support.



    So, what are the essential criteria to apply?


    • Must be a UK/RoI/EU citizen or possess a current UK visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment. EU candidates must also demonstrate they are eligible to take up UK employment post-Brexit.
    • 5+ years’ experience in a security or related technology-based role
    • Have at least 3 years’ relevant Identity and Access Management experience (ideally with SailPoint / Sun IdM but also open to other IAM solutions)
    • Identity integrations, including one or more of Active Directory, LDAP, ISAM and other cloud/federated Identity Management systems
    • 2+ years’ experience with SQL queries



    We also have some desirable criteria


    • Experience working with SailPoint IdentityIQ 7.x
    • Experience of supporting various authentication protocols (Kerberos, LDAP, OAuth, SAML, etc.)
    • Scripting experience with JavaScript, VBScript, PowerShell, etc.
    • Knowledge of Java web application development



    What we offer


    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.


    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.


    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.


    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.




    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities


    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.


    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.



    The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 6th November 2020

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