ForgeRock IAM Engineer IV

Vienna, VA

Full Remote  -  IT - Security  -  Contract  -  Job ID: 24-00690

Title: IAM Engineer IV (ForgeRock)
Location: 100% Remote, prefer local to Vienna, VA
Duration: Initial 6 month duration, with likely extension
Compensation: $70/hour to $90/hour
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the U.S.
ISD Engineer IV – Identity & Access Management – #12188
To research, evaluate, design, implement, and maintain system and product solutions, applying knowledge of engineering principles related to Client Identity Access, Authorization, and Authentication (IAM). To provide technical direction and engineering support for projects and infrastructure build for IAM solutions. Develop and maintain a working knowledge of evolving IT engineering industry technologies/competition, vendors, concepts, and trends directly related to Identity, Authorization, and Authentication for business to client (E.g., Online Banking and other channels).


  • Ability to administer and provide support for IAM applications such as ForgeRock, SailPoint, RSA, Daon, Ping, Azure, SiteMinder components policy servers, databases, and directories.
  • Experience in setup, configuration, and management of Policy servers, Web agents, Secure Proxy Server, and Federation.
  • Develop and support federations with internal systems and external organizations.
  • Implement changes through multiple environments utilizing the Change Management process.
  • Apply engineering principles into the design and enhancement of new and existing systems.
  • Provide input and make budgetary recommendations regarding staffing and equipment Document new system components, or modifications to existing components.
  • Ensure the security and integrity of system and product solutions, including compliance with client's, industry engineering, and Information Security principles and practices.
  • Present clear, organized, and concise information to all audiences through a variety of media to enable effective business decisions.
  • Perform engineering tasks and assignments in support of business needs.
  • Perform engineering technology research, procurement, deployment, and configuration for new and modified systems.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications (all required unless otherwise noted):

  • Extensive experience that demonstrates a strong knowledge and skill of information security technology focusing on IAM Applications (e.g., ForgeRock, SailPoint, RSA, Daon, Ping, Azure, SiteMinder, etc.).
  • Extensive experience deploying ForgeRock on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS).
  • Extensive experience supporting multiple IAM environments. Must be confident implementing, configuring, managing, and deploying IAM products.
  • Extensive experience and expert knowledge of information security analysis and design techniques.
  • Expert knowledge of data security practices and procedures, including systems analysis, authentication technologies, and access controls. Priorities will be given to those with expert knowledge and skill in UNIX/Linux system administration and scripting, Identity Federation, SAML, JBoss, and Directory Services/LDAP.
  • Extensive experience in project planning and resource management.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Strong research, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, including proficiency in negotiating and persuading others.
  • Ability to present findings and conclusions clearly and concisely. 


  • Extensive IAM applications experience.
  • Bachelor Degree in business, information technology, or related fields.
  • CISSP, CISA, CCSP, or other related Information Security certifications.
  • BA, Master’s degree, PMP, MSCE/MCITP, Linux certifications.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (e.g., SAFe).
  • ForgeRock Identity & Access Specialist or Professional certification(s).
  • Experience with multiple open-source authentication protocols including SAML, OAuth, and OpenID .
  • Experience with Ping Identity products.
  • Experience with Azure Active Directory Federation.
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker services.
  • Knowledge of the financial services industry.
  • Experience with Daon IdentityX Platform

Hours: Monday – Friday; 8:00 am – 4:30 pm EST
Our benefits package includes: 

  • Comprehensive medical benefits
  • Competitive pay 
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • …and much more!

About INSPYR Solutions
Technology is our focus and quality is our commitment. As a national expert in delivering flexible technology and talent solutions, we strategically align industry and technical expertise with our clients’ business objectives and cultural needs. Our solutions are tailored to each client and include a wide variety of professional services, project, and talent solutions. By always striving for excellence and focusing on the human aspect of our business, we work seamlessly with our talent and clients to match the right solutions to the right opportunities. Learn more about us at
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