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Posted 2 months ago


The Identity and Access Management (IAM) Technical Lead is accountable for the successful deployment (software installation and integration with existing directories at Ontario education institutions) and configuration to a federation known as the Canadian Access Federation (CAF).

The IAM Technical Lead will report to the Project Manager and work collaboratively to deliver services according to the project plan. The Technical Lead will be the single point of contact for Ontario institutions participating in the project as well as the single point of contact to the Canadian Access Federation Technical Team during onboarding of IAM Services.

Functions & Responsibilities

The Position will be responsible for the following:

  • You are the technical liaison leading the deployment/configuration & testing of Identity Access Management systems at Ontario Colleges and Universities to be connected to the Canadian Access Federation (CAF)
  • You will provide 1st level support for any technical issues during implementation phase


  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers to understand integration requirements and to explain solution approaches
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in using the Shibboleth open source platform solution
  • A minimum of 3 years of IAM systems Integration and application development experience
  • This role frequently involves challenging technical problems during implementation, which requires an individual with strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Experience with databases (MSSQL, MySQL, Oracle) and directories (LDAP, AD)
  • Experience with security certificates, and encryption techniques
  • Experience with the following web technologies: XML, SAML, JSON, Web Services (SOAP/REST), HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JSON and AJAX technologies
  • Experience installing software on Windows and UNIX/Linux platforms (physical and virtual servers)
  • Familiarity with identity management provisioning systems and Role Based Access Control (RBAC)

Working Conditions

  • May be required to work outside of normal working hours
  • Willingness to travel

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter that speaks to why they should be considered for this role.

This is a 3-4 month contract starting January 2, 2018.

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Manager, Marketing and Communications