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Vantiv, LLC.

Sr IAM Security Engineer

Vantiv, LLC. - Cincinnati, OH

The Company

Vantiv is making payments smarter, faster and easier for all our partners, as well as the consumers they serve. From the largest retailers in the U.S. to the coffee shop down the street, we are leading the transformation in payments through chip-enabled cards, mobile wallets, eCommerce, and payment solutions for businesses of all sizes. We are the fastest growing payments company in the U.S., first in PIN Debit transactions and the second largest merchant acquirer. Visit for more.

The Opportunity

As Vantiv grows, we must be proactive in assuring we stay ahead of the curve with truly cutting-edge products and services. The payments industry is in rapid evolution with the implementation of new technologies. By hiring the best minds that understand that new features and capabilities are just as important as security, Vantiv will continue to beat the competition with our offerings. Whether it's dedicated to new products and services, or ensuring we have the best infrastructure out there, Vantiv is dedicated to tech.

The Sr. IAM Security Engineer is tasked with the critical work of developing and maintaining the IAM governance tools. Their primary responsibility will be to design, develop and implement Java based code in support of the IAM toolsets. The candidate will need to be able to work in an agile based environment and be able to translate business requirements into functional requirements. He/she will need to be passionate about information security and IAM best practices as well as secure coding best practices.

Rewarding Impact. Fulfilling Careers.

Making an impact isn't something reserved for people in corner offices. At Vantiv, it comes from people in every corner of the office. People with ambition, optimism and courage. We provide growth and opportunity and give employees flexibility in how they get the job done. You might not expect that from a big payments company, but we're smart enough to know how to hire the best and when to step aside and let them lead. Our goal is that you never stop learning and you never cease to amaze--especially yourself. If this fits your career goal, we can't wait to welcome you on board.

The Day-to-Day

Job Responsibilities:

Develop, maintain and enhance IAM governance tool sets

Plan, design, implement, and lead application development using Java and JavaScript languages

Deliver products and services to enable effective Identity and Access Management throughout Operations

Enforce compliance with IAM principals including: least privilege access, password management, Audit logging, RBAC

Engage with and influence the many stakeholders and interested parties to ensure compliance, security and operational functional requirements are met or exceeded

Create and implement automated processes that reduce manual efforts and increase overall efficiency and scalability

Develop monitoring and reporting on the health, effectiveness and efficiency of IAM services

Improve the efficiency and scalability of operational systems and processes to accommodate the rapid growth of users

Analyze, test, and debug applications

Help with problem diagnosis and resolution

Develop IAM interfacing with corporate driven applications across functional areas

Write, maintain and develop business and functional requirements

Basic Qualifications:

5 years of relevant work experience in the identity and access management field

Bachelor's degree in computer science/engineering or related discipline

Experience communicating with technical and non-technical stakeholders at all levels across multiple business units

Experience establishing and maintaining strong working relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders

Experience building processes, project management, and release schedules

Strong understanding of Identity Management technologies, including access control and account provisioning methods

Strong understanding of access policies, enterprise-wide policy enforcements

Expertise in at least one suite of identity tools (Oracle, ForgeRock, PING, SailPoint)

Expertise in LDAP and DB concepts (Oracle, SQL server)

Coding experience with J2EE, JavaScript, shell scripting and SQL

Experience with writing and/or editing programs and scripts written in Java, C , Python and web service calls

Good understanding of industry standards for audit and compliance (SOX, PCI)

General understanding of application security requirements both from enterprise and cloud perspectives.

Preferred Qualifications:

Identity integration with SaaS vendors

Windows, Unix/Linux & Vmware

PERL, Java, Shell Scripting, HTML 5

J2EE, Servlet Engines and Application Servers

Familiarity with OIM, PING, SailPoint,ForgeRock and other Identity and Access Management technologies

Single sign-on services

Excellent problem-solving skills and development of creative solutions

Excellent leadership, teamwork and collaboration skills

Results oriented, high energy, self-motivated

Exposure to cloud AAA technologies (i.e. AWS)

Familiarity with the standards for SSO technologies such as SAML2, OAuth2, and OIDC

Experience with user provisioning, system authorization, PKI, MFA, and password vaulting systems and services

Familiarity with Information security technologies and controls

Job Requirements

5 days 15 hours ago

Vantiv, LLC.


Sr IAM Security Engineer Vantiv, LLC. - Cincinnati, OH, United States


Location: Cincinnati, OH

Company Profile:
For 40 years, our team of committed professionals has made us one of the most trusted and respected organizations in the payment processing industry, as well as the nation's largest PIN debit acquirer*. We’ve driven many of the changes that prompted the shift from cash to electronic payments, and that innovative spirit continues to be our strength. We’re innovators, thought leaders, boundary pushers. Vantiv is changing the face of payments.