• Principal Engineer, IT Access Management Solutions

    Job Location(s) US-MA-Boston
    Requisition #
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Founded in 1951, Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) is the global leader in storage and information management services. Iron Mountain is committed to storing, managing and transforming what our customers value most, from paper records to data to priceless works of art and culture. Providing a full suite of solutions – records and information management, data management, digital solutions, data centers and secure destruction – Iron Mountain enables organizations to lower storage costs, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and protect their data and assets from a complex world. Visit the company website at www.ironmountain.com for more information.
    Iron Mountain enables 94% of the Fortune 1000 to smartly and securely manage their physical and digital information assets. With unmatched innovation and collaboration, our teams create information management solutions for our customers’ data, no matter what format, location or lifecycle stage it’s in and no matter where it’s kept. We are more than 17,000 people strong and growing. We’ve been a trusted records management leader since 1951.
    Iron Mountain is an equal opportunity employer, and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity characteristics or expression, disability, medical condition, U.S. Military or veteran status or other legally protected classifications in making employment decisions.

    Iron Mountain Canada is an employer broadly committed to providing an inclusive work environment that welcomes all people.  Globally, we believe it is our diversity that contributes to our companies’ shared success. We work hard always to avoid discriminating on any grounds other than capability to perform the requirements of the job.


    Iron Mountain complies with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


    In this role, you will be responsible for delivering a secure method of consuming enterprise and cloud services through Identity and Access Management policies that will support multiple roles across infrastructure and application teams globally. This will include working with teams around the world to gather requirements, develop and maintain the capabilities, and explain how to use the solutions. As a technologist you will provide technology solutions that are easily maintainable and flexible while aligning to strategy technical direction. You will work with team members from multiple functions IT, Information Security, Product Management and DevOps in multiple locations, in a highly collaborative fast paced environment. There will be a blend of hands on engineer and development work, and coaching outsourced providers to deliver the solutions while identifying opportunities to continuously improve.


    Job Specific Responsibilities

    • Define, develop and deploy Privileged Access policies, standards, procedures and guidelines
    • Implement PAM use cases, workflows and activity monitoring processes
    • Implement user access monitoring procedures/processes to:
    • Ensure operational integrity of the PAM systems
    • Identify threats and non-compliance with baselines
    • Enforce compliance requirements
    • Collect, track and report on various IAM metrics/KPIs/KRIs
    • Ensure adherence to defined development life cycle, good software design practices, information security requirements and solution architecture.
    • Work with Business stakeholders to identify, on-board and manage privileged accounts, enforcing PAM policies and ensuring compliance


    • 10+ years overall information security and risk management experience
    • 5+ years' experience in Identity and Access Management
    • Looking for a very strong candidate with hands on engineering/architecture experience with Access Management Solutions.
    • Candidate must also have strong IAM, risk framework, and SIEM experience. Certifications are a plus.
    • Integration with SIEM system(s)
    • Extensive Experience working with account management on various platforms such a Windows, Unix, Active Directory, LDAP, databases and storage systems
    • Strong knowledge of Identity and Access Management Security Domain, including provisioning, identification, authentication, authorization, audit, reconciliation, recertification, etc.
    • Using industry best practices in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), IT methodologies, services operations, ITIL (IT Information Library), incident management, problem management, change management, control and security standards, such as ISO27001 is desirable
    • Superior communication skills are a must architecture 

    Minimum Skills & Qualifications

    • Generally a minimum of 10 years related experience.
    • In-depth knowledge of technology concepts, strategies and methodologies. In-depth knowledge of diverse and emerging technologies and new architectural concepts and principles.
    • Knowledgeable in software engineering languages and tools; proficient in new and emerging technologies.
    • In-depth understanding of layered solutions and designs; in-depth understanding of shared software concepts and requirements.
    • In-depth knowledge of business operations, objectives and strategies; in-depth understanding of global business and technology trends and the financial services industry.
    • Highly developed negotiation, facilitation and consensus building skills.
    • Highly developed oral and written communication skills; strong presentation skills.
    • Ability to effectively collaborate with all levels of the organization.

    Additional Preferred Skills

    • Ability to effectively collaborate with all levels of the organization.
    • The drive, ability and desire to learn new concepts quickly
    • Experience with agile software methodology, and test driven development
    • A good understanding of SAML, Active Directory, SSL, and Identity Management
    • Strong hands on experience in Java, JavaScript Frameworks, Python, , and exposure to database and API services