Senior Cybersecurity Specialist – Galway

  • Job Ref: 9528
  • Galway
  • IT - Cyber Security

Our client is seeking a Senior Cybersecurity Systems Engineer to join their Authentication Controls team within the Enterprise CyberSecurity division. This team is responsible for delivering Single Sign-On (SSO), API Gateway Security, and multi-factor authentication solutions for numerous applications catering to their workforce.

The Expertise and Skills You Bring
A bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Information Systems/Science, or a closely related field.
A minimum of five years of experience in the IT domain.
Proficiency in operating systems, including Windows and Linux.
Strong knowledge of TCP/IP protocols and a comprehensive understanding of network infrastructure.
Experience with web services authentication standards, including but not limited to SAML, OpenID Connect, OAuth, or Kerberos.
Exceptional problem-solving abilities with a commitment to upholding the highest quality standards.

The following qualifications and experiences are beneficial but not obligatory for this role:
Familiarity with Active Directory. Exposure to cloud environments such as Azure and/or AWS.
A cybersecurity certification like CISSP.

The Team
The Authentication Controls team plays a pivotal role within our client's Enterprise Cybersecurity division. They specialize in delivering access and authentication solutions for users and application APIs across various business units within their organization. As a member of the Authentication Controls team, your responsibilities will involve supporting SSO solutions from leading industry providers within a scaled, distributed, and highly available environment. These solutions empower their business units to provide secure and reliable SSO services, thereby ensuring the delivery of products and services that meet their customers' high standards.