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Identity and Access Management Engineer



Identity and Access Management Engineer

About our client

Our client is one of the leading insurance companies in Switzerland.

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is currently looking for a IAM Engineer based in Zurich.

This is a 6 month contracting role with the potential to extend.

Due to visa restrictions, we can only consider EU or Swiss passport holders.

Your mission

- Serve as a technical SME within the IAM space

- Translate captured business needs and requirements in technical requirements

- Analyze the needs for optimization and consolidation of current solutions and tools

- Design and implement technical IAM solutions

- Ensure that the solutions fit in the technical landscape, and fulfill all technical and security


- Ensure that the solutions are scalable and future-relevant

- Support integration of the IAM solutions in the business applications

- Support implementation of role-based access control in applications

- Work with external vendors, system integrators and remote teams

- Interact and communicate with application teams on systems integration tasks,

dependencies, and troubleshooting issues

- Document and address the IAM architecture

Your background

- Degree in Computer Science or an equivalent training with experience working in the IAM


- Demonstrable experience in IAM (e.g., IAM integration, CIAM, IAG, PAM)

Strong knowledge of IAM software and systems (e.g., Okta, Ping Identity, OIG, OIM)

- Deep knowledge of the user identity and access management lifecycle, and user

authentication and authorization workflows

- Excellent working knowledge of current security standards and protocols, including but

not limited to SAML, OIDC, OAuth, LDAP, SSO, identity federation, MFA

- Experience with identity management concepts and technologies, implementation and

integration with various data sources and application stacks

- Ability to produce detailed documentation and process flows around IAM

- Strong diagnostic, analytical, problem-solving and conceptual skills

- Communication skills, reliability, ability to work in a team, and service orientation

- Self-motivation, ability to work independently and prioritize

- Strong written and verbal communication in English (C1), working communication in

German (B2)

What's on offer

- Work for an established Swiss company

- International, multi-cultural and young working environment

- Friendly colleagues

If you are a highly motivated, ambitious person, please apply via the portal or via the Swisslinx website.

By applying for this position, I consent to the Swisslinx Group of companies:

- storing my personal information (including name, contact details, Identification and CV information etc.) on their internal or external servers for the purpose of informing me of potential employment opportunities

- using my personal information or

- supplying it to third parties upon express consent for the purpose of informing me of potential job opportunities

- transferring where applicable my personal information to a country outside the EEA/EFTA

I also hereby agree to the Swisslinx privacy policy ( and Terms of Use (