Lead Identity Platform Engineer


Posted on 4/30/2024

84.51 Degrees

84.51 Degrees

1,001-5,000 employees

Retail data science for personalized shopper experiences

Data & Analytics
Consumer Goods


Remote in USA + 4 more

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related program
  • 3+ years of experience implementing authentication and authorization solutions for commercial applications and/or intranet/business to business systems in an enterprise
  • In-depth knowledge of full-stack web application architecture and current best practices for implementing authentication and authorization for web applications (Spring Boot+ Angular) and APIs
  • Proficiency in current frameworks, specifications, topics and trends within the identity field or related to identity security, including OAuth2.0/OpenID Connect, SAML, JOSE (JWT/JWK), etc.
  • 2+ years implementing and integrating on-premise and cloud-based identity providers such as Okta, Azure B2C, Keycloak, Identity Server, etc. and directory systems such as AD LDS/LDAP, Azure AD/Entra ID, etc.
  • Experience with Object-Oriented programming in Java (especially using Spring Boot); enough experience to provide model auth-n/auth-z implementations for developers to follow, develop proofs-of-concepts, and contribute to libraries and backend service code
  • Proficiency with standard authorization models such as RBAC, ABAC, and ReBAC
  • Familiarity with policy information, enforcement, and decision systems such as Open Policy Agent, OpenFGA, Topaz, etc.
  • Experience working with API gateways and an understanding of how they work and fit into an enterprise environment
  • Proficient using RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with additional web (Javascript, Python, Go, etc.) and scripting (PowerShell, etc. ) languages preferred
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code via Terraform preferred
  • Comfortable performing version control in GIT and GitHub
  • Understanding of CI/CD
  • Understanding of non-functional qualities of application maintenance such as monitoring, logging, and alerting in tools like Datadog
  • Leading design and development of identity solutions using a combination of off the shelf tools and homegrown applications
  • Participating in architectural discussions related to authentication and authorization
  • Contributing to identity systems as a developer, building prototypes, and evaluating open source and commercial products
  • Enabling and supporting engineering initiatives related to API authentication and authorization
  • Acting as an identity subject matter expert and resource for other engineers and stakeholders at 84.51°

84.51° stands out as an excellent workplace due to its focus on leveraging advanced science and first-party retail data to deliver personalized shopper experiences. This retail data science company is deeply embedded in understanding consumer behavior, which puts it at the forefront of the industry in terms of both knowledge and technology. Such a dynamic and technically sophisticated environment provides a stimulating workplace for professionals looking to advance in data science and retail marketing.

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Cincinnati, Ohio



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