Senior SailPoint Developer

Date Posted: Sep 19, 2023

Location(s): Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary 

Alternate Job Location: United States : Florida : Tampa || United States : North Carolina : Charlotte

Work Arrangement: Hybrid


Identity and Access Management Technology Expert

Are you an accomplished professional with extensive experience in Identity and Access Management (IAM) technologies, particularly SailPoint IdentityIQ, IdentityAI, and IdentityNow? Join us as an Identity and Access Management Technology Architect and contribute to our organization's security framework.


Role Overview:

As an Identity and Access Management Technology Architect, you will play a key role in shaping our security landscape. Your expertise will be crucial in orchestrating application deployments, establishing robust connector configurations, and designing tailored rules to enhance our IAM structure. Collaborating with cross-functional teams, you'll contribute to workflow design, third-party system integrations, and the development of API services for streamlined access policy management.



  • SME in SailPoint implementation, SDLC, IAM, SailPoint IIQ best practices.
  • Lead application development, connector configuration, and custom rule development to optimize IAM processes.
  • Guide and participate in User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and contribute to defect resolution.
  • Monitor application health, respond to provisioning inquiries, and configure roles, policies, and certifications for governance compliance.
  • Spearhead source code management and build processes for SailPoint IdentityIQ/AzDo
  • Drive application onboarding, analyze authorization models, and identify account/access metadata for provisioning.
  • Design and develop API services for streamlined access policies and external integrations.
  • Create reusable rules, tasks, forms, and reports within SailPoint IdentityIQ.
  • Perform SailPoint solution configuration, patching, and administration for optimal performance.
  • Provide troubleshooting support during projects and post-production.
  • Maintain up-to-date standard operating procedure documents.
  • Mentor developers, operations, testing and document run books.



  • SME in SailPoint implementation, SDLC, IAM, SailPoint IIQ best practices
  • Profound experience in Identity and Access Management, especially SailPoint solutions.
  • Expertise in application deployment, connector configuration, and workflow development.
  • Strong knowledge of custom rule development and third-party system integration.
  • Proficient in User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and defect resolution.
  • Record of leading code deployment and maintaining application health.
  • Familiarity with provisioning, deprovisioning processes, roles, policies, and certifications.
  • Proficient in source code management and build processes for SailPoint IdentityIQ.
  • Demonstrated ability to onboard applications and develop API services.
  • Proficiency in designing workflows, forms, rules, tasks, and reports within SailPoint IdentityIQ.
  • Effective problem-solving skills for application-related challenges.
  • Strong documentation skills for maintaining procedure documents.


Key Skills and Experience:

  • Extensive experience with SailPoint IIQ, report generation, enterprise directories.
  • 3 to 6 years of SailPoint Identity IQ installation, integration, deployment, and maintenance.
  • Proficiency in CI/CD best practices and technologies like git, Jenkins, terraform.
  • Strong familiarity with databases, application servers, operating systems, and network infrastructure.
  • Expertise in Agile methodology and [Azure DevOps / other Agile management tool].
  • Excellent communication skills, both technical and non-technical.
  • Organizational proficiency for driving solutions to fruition.
  • Ability to translate requirements into business-relevant language.
  • Subject matter expertise in Identity Governance and Administration.
  • Proven ability to work independently and within diverse project teams.




Full time

Salary Grade


Business Category

Global Tech & Ops

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At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.





MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine’s 2021 list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies.”      


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.


We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.


MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.


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