Cybersecurity Architect – SailPoint

at Zions Bancorporation
Published November 27, 2022
Location West Valley City, UT
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Zions Bancorporation is currently seeking a Cybersecurity Architect - SailPoint in the Identity and Access Management domain to join our cybersecurity team. This position will be instrumental in architecting and designing IAM platforms and setting priorities for initiatives in Identity Governance and/or Privilege Access Management.

Together, we are building a culture that values diversity, celebrates growth and creates a space of belonging for all our team members. Our people are what set us apart and make us great.

As a Cybersecurity Architect - SailPoint you will:

  • Design technical cybersecurity controls and define standards and best practices in the application of IAM principles and best practices for the public cloud, across the enterprise, and in secure application design (specifically for authentication and authorization best practices).

  • Work with our IAM teams in an Agile setting to set priorities and help determine path to successful adoption and implementation across the enterprise

  • Conduct and facilitate cybersecurity IAM architecture reviews with multiple internal/external teams and stakeholders to assist in IAM adoption

  • Review and approve secure IAM solution architectures, provide guidance, insight, and feedback on new security technologies

  • Work with Enterprise Architecture team to develop reference architectures and related secure design patterns that will be leveraged by the enterprise

  • Research new IAM security technologies and establish future-state cybersecurity IAM architecture design patterns that consider business, information, application, infrastructure, and security perspectives

  • Design technical controls and solutions for a variety of information systems based on industry best practices and guidelines (e.g., NIST CSF, CSA, CIS, OWASP)

  • Prepare and present accurate and timely information in response to audits and regulatory exams; institute a proactive culture to align activities and measurement with internal policy and regulatory requirements

  • Other duties as assigned


  • 10+ years of Identity and Access Management, Enterprise cybersecurity, or relevant technology experience

  • Previous architecture experience required

  • 2+ years of architecture experience in one or more cybersecurity domains or 6+ years in engineering experience with IAM platform

  • Hands-on experience designing or administering security controls in the public cloud (AWS, Azure or competitors) desired

  • Technical expertise and experience with the Microsoft MFA, SailPoint, CyberArk, Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, and IDM integration across domains

  • Working knowledge of cybersecurity frameworks and standard practices such as the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF), PCI-DSS, COBIT, CSA, OWASP, etc.

  • Current information security certification a plus, such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), ISACA's CISA, The Open Group's TOGAF, SANS' GAIC

  • Exceptional communication skills, including written deliverables, oral presentations, and the ability to facilitate crucial conversations at all levels of the organization

  • Ability to gather relevant data and information, actively listen, dialogue freely, verbalize ideas effectively

Pay Range:

$150,000 185,000


This position can be 100% Remote within the United States or located at the banks technology headquarters in the Midvale, Utah.

The Zions Technology Center is a 400,000-square-foot technology campus in Midvale, Utah. Located on the former Sharon Steel Mill superfund site, the sustainably built campus will be the companys primary technology and operations center. This modern and environmentally friendly technology center will enable Zions to continue to compete for the best technology talent in the state while providing team members with an exceptional work environment with features such as:

Req ID: 059472

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