Senior Security Engineer

Date Posted: May 26, 2023

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

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  
Hybrid Role: 3 days in office/2 days work from home


Role Value Proposition: 

The Single Sign-On (SSO) / Federation Services / Ping / Azure SSO Engineer will be responsible for delivering solutions using various Identify and Access Management (IAM) tools including CA SiteMinder, Azure SSO and Ping Identity. These solutions will include analysis, development, installation, modification and support of MetLife’s access management solutions. This position requires the resource to be a subject matter expert (SME) in SSO / PING tools, OIDC, Azure SSO and Federation.  Resource must have strong collaboration skills to work with cross functional teams and stakeholders to ensure the delivery of quality solutions while ensuring compliance with MetLife’s Information Security policies and regulatory obligations.


Position Responsibilities:

  • Security engineer is responsible in build and deploy on premise patching, onboard SSO applications using various protocols OIDC, MFA, VIP Auth Hub, Federation, Ping and remediate the Primeon / Ethical vulnerability fixes and monitor the health of the existing infrastructure.
  • Provide ongoing L3 support for the MetLife SSO infrastructure globally across US, EMEA and APAC regions.
  • Ability to perform infrastructure patching, setup performance dashboards and fine tune the infrastructure.
  • Strong understanding of the technologies and able to solution the legacy application migration to the support platforms.
  • Must have troubleshooting experience using the monitoring tools like Splunk and open resource tools to fine tune the alerts and enable proactive monitoring.
  • Ability to understand the SiteMinder/Ping infrastructure network topology.


Essential Business Experience & Technical Skills

  • 10+ years of experience with CA SiteMinder v12.x policy server, Access Gate Way, Session Store and agent installation, configurations.
  • 8+ years of experience with CA SiteMinder Federation includes inbound and outbound federations or Ping federate or access management tools.
  • 3+ years of experience in configuring Azure SSO, OIDC protocols, Ping Federate and Ping access management.
  • Technical lead experience in directing, leading, affiliating and mentoring team members.
  • Experience in creating/development processes to support   
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent related field experience


Preferred Experience

  • Prior experience with Identity and access management tools like SiteMinder, Ping, Okta and Forge Rock.
  • CISSP Certification is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to partner with business and the users.


Work Arrangement:



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.


The role is eligible for incentive compensation under the sales incentive plan for your position. MetLife offers a comprehensive benefits program, including healthcare benefits, life insurance, retirement benefits, parental leave, legal plan services and paid time off. All incentives and benefits are subject to the applicable plan terms.

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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