Aaron's Inc Identity and Access Management Analyst in Kennesaw, Georgia

Aaron’s has a long legacy as an industry leader with continued growth. In business since 1955, we have grown to over 1,860 stores across North America built on a foundation of excellence, customer focus, quality products and services. Personally and professionally, we hold ourselves to high standards and an unwavering commitment to do what’s right; treating every individual with respect, compassion and integrity. We are highly invested in the communities we serve through our community outreach programs, donating time, products and services locally and nationally.

As a potential Aaron’s Associate, you’ll share our purpose and passion for making a real difference in the lives of others and the rewards that come from creating strong personal connections for life. You’ll be a contributing team member in an environment that embraces challenge and has a strong drive to achieve. We like to set the bar high, roll up our sleeves and work together to out-perform the competition. You’ll have an opportunity to work in an environment which prides itself on recognizing and rewarding top performers.

Interested in becoming an Identity and Access Management Analyst with Aaron's? The Identity and Access Management (IAM) Analyst will provide leadership and focus for the Identity and Access Management (IAM) architecture and standards, provide assistance with role based-engineering when new applications or changes to existing applications are introduced and/or when business functions move from one department to another. This role will also be the primary support for the Identity and Access Management (IAM) tools including PowerShell, Azure reporting, and Service Now automation, Microsoft Identity Manager, Office 365 and Active Directory.

The Identity and Access Management (IAM) Analyst provides analytical ability and creativity in developing and implementing solution deliverables for a medium to large sized project or major segments of a larger project. The IAM Analyst must balance technical work assignments, internal/external audit request, assigned project work, engagements and proposal risk while providing technical guidance to newer or less experienced team personnel. Provides the detailed technical knowledge of complex software solutions. This position requires significant knowledge across multiple platforms, processes or architectures.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical advice to project managers, product owners and team leaders, and gives technical direction to team members, vendors, and/or contractors

  • Operate within documented processes and procedures for Role based-engineering to maintain controls

  • Develop process and/or procedures for both technology and business functionality

  • Recommend IAM design changes/enhancements for improved systems security, availability, and automation

  • Act with sense of urgency when reacting to problems and gaps in tooling and procedures

  • Develop and maintain the Identity and Access Management Architecture and standards

  • Provide evidence and process documentation for privileged access, user reviews, PCI audits and internal/external audit engagements

  • Sustain the two-tiered RBAC standard methodology while still complying with business requirements

  • Identify and provide support for IAM/ InfoSec incidents including internal violations, email security, compromised accounts and system outages

  • Provide advanced technical support to the help desk and business units when needed

  • Provide role-engineering activities for various business needs

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in System Development, Cyber Security, Identity Management or Access Management required or equivalent work experience

  • 3 – 4 years of experience in System Development, Cyber Security, Identity Management or Access Management

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • Perform work activity in compliance with IT Infrastructure standards & required Core Competencies

  • Cross-train across the Identify and Access Management domain, in order to backfill and backup peers as needed

  • Working knowledge in using different identity synchronization / bridging systems between legacy IAM systems and Cloud

  • Accountability: The ability to take responsibility for all work activities and personal actions.

  • Fostering Teamwork: The ability and desire to work cooperatively with others on a team; Demonstrate interest, skill and success in getting groups to work together

  • Personal Credibility: Demonstrate the concern that one is responsible, reliable, and trustworthy

  • Persuasive communication: The ability to plan and deliver oral and written communications that make an impact and persuade their intended audiences

  • Flexibility: Openness to alternative strategies; willingness to modify one’s preferred way of completing tasks

  • Thoroughness: Ensuring that one’s tasks and information are complete, accurate, and are meeting a satisfactory standard; Careful preparation for meetings and presentations is evident in work efforts; Ensuring that the specified SLA for the support request queue is met and using proper communication when completed

At Aaron’s, you will have access to a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Paid time off including vacation days, sick days and holidays

Ongoing training and development

Medical, dental & vision insurance

401(k) plan

Life insurance

Disability benefits

Associate Purchase Discounts

Aaron’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer.