Full-Time

Identity and Access Management Architect

Posted on 5/11/2024

WhatNot

WhatNot

501-1,000 employees

Livestream shopping platform with buyer protection

Consumer Goods

Senior

Seattle, WA, USA + 6 more

Required Skills
Python
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cybersecurity, a related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • 7+ years of implementing identity and access systems in various coding languages.
  • Enthusiasm for scalable, reproducible security management.
  • Self-motivated and creative problem-solver able to work independently with minimal guidance.
  • Strong ability to work collaboratively across teams during high-stress situations.
  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities and use good judgment to establish an order of priorities on the fly.
  • Understanding of IAM protocols and concepts such as SAML, OIDC, OAuth, and PAM.
  • Software development skills in languages such as Python.
  • Experience with Authorization frameworks for applications.
  • Experience in Security or building authentication and authorization products.
Responsibilities
  • Gather, share, and coach industry best practices for implementing customer identity and access in both front-end and back-end implementations.
  • Work closely with the Security team to identify broader security controls to reduce risk for the enterprise.
  • Collaborate in the design, development, deployment, and maintenance of applications that involve customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) systems and solutions.
  • Engage with engineers across the entire organization to leverage our authorization and authentication strategy and implementation.
  • Take ownership of features from start to finish, facilitating review and discussion with peers and partners to ensure features meet product requirements.
  • Work in close partnership with your engineering leaders to build out and execute everything from project design to engineering and security standards.

This company offers a dynamic work environment that thrives on technology-driven solutions for livestream shopping, setting a standard in real-time transactional integrity. With investment backing from prominent figures like Andreessen Horowitz and YC Continuity, it provides a robust platform for career growth in e-commerce technology. Furthermore, the emphasis on seller vetting and buyer protection makes it an ethical workplace dedicated to maintaining high standards of user safety and satisfaction.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$464.7M

Headquarters

Marina del Rey, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

17%

1 year growth

61%

2 year growth

255%

Benefits

Competitive base salary and stock options

Unlimited Vacation Policy and No Meeting Holidays

Health Insurance options including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short term disability & Long term Disability

Work From Home Support

Up to $500 monthly to spend within Whatnot App

Care benefits