Identity and Access Management (IAM) Specialist (Microsoft Identity) - Remote, US

  • Oculus Security
  • Remote, US

Job Summary: As an IAM Specialist focusing on Microsoft Identity solutions, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and managing identity and access management controls within our client's IT environment. Leveraging your expertise in Microsoft identity technologies, you will ensure secure and efficient access to resources while mitigating identity-related risks and threats.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement identity and access management solutions using Microsoft Identity technologies, including Azure Active Directory (AAD) and Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM).
  • Develop and maintain identity lifecycle processes, including user provisioning, deprovisioning, and access reviews, to ensure compliance with security policies and regulations.
  • Configure and manage identity federation, single sign-on (SSO), and multi-factor authentication (MFA) to enhance security and user experience.
  • Monitor and analyze user access patterns and privileges, identifying and remediating suspicious or unauthorized activities.
  • Provide guidance and support to IT and business teams on implementing identity and access management best practices and policies.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in identity and access management, with a focus on Microsoft Identity technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of Azure Active Directory (AAD), including user management, group management, and conditional access policies.
  • Experience with identity federation protocols such as SAML, OAuth, and OpenID Connect.
  • Relevant certifications such as Microsoft Certified: Identity and Access Administrator Associate or equivalent.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Exposure to cutting-edge identity and access management technologies and methodologies.