IAM Security Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Irvine, CA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Capital Group
  • 17 Jan 17

IAM Security Engineer

Req ID: 2301
Experience Level: Professional
Other Location(s): San Antonio (TX)
Relocation offered: No
Travel required: None

Come grow with us

At Capital Group, how we work is defined by shared values that include absolute integrity, respect and collaboration. But it's more than that. It's smart and highly driven people united in purpose to serve our investors and one another.

Bring your energy and unique perspective to Capital and you'll have the opportunity to grow with us professionally, personally, and financially. You'll be part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed. You'll work alongside talented colleagues, many of whom build long careers while progressing through multiple roles, establishing lifelong friendships and making a difference in our communities. In return for your contributions, you'll receive premier compensation and benefits, and a company-funded retirement plan that ranks among the most generous.

As an IAM Security Engineer based in Irvine, you will be a key member of the Security Engineering team, who will provide expertise in designing, engineering, and deploying security solutions in support of enterprise-level security initiatives. The Security Engineer requires technical expertise in designing and implementing secure enterprise level solutions, strong knowledge of security protocols and APIs, strong relationship and consulting skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work on multiple concurrent engagements.


  • Managing and maintaining security standards across security capabilities (Identity and Access Management, Application Security, Data Security and Privacy, and Security Monitoring)
  • Leads and/or contributes to the planning, design, and engineering of security solutions across the risk and technology portfolio
  • Plays a leading role in designing implementation strategies for encryption of data and data privacy
  • Evaluates multiple hardware and software technologies designed to protect information
  • Knowledge and understanding on the creation/implementation of secure networks, firewalls and intrusion-detection systems
  • Understanding common network attacks, attack methods, and network defense architectures
  • Defining, developing, and implementing new security components and integrations
  • Providing awareness and education around technical techniques to address vulnerabilities
  • Providing techniques and patterns for securing integration with external vendors or cloud providers
  • Responding to complex security incidents and escalations, performing advanced analysis and troubleshooting, and resolving incidents
  • **Role could be located in Irvine, CA or San Antonio, TX
  • Experience with .NET and Java security development frameworks and knowledge of commonly used security protocols
  • Strong experience with secure coding and development practices
  • 5-10 years expertise with design, development, and deployment of complex highly available distributed .NET applications and integration solutions
  • Experience working with security protocols and standards like SAML, WS-Security, SSL/TLS, PKI
  • Strong OO design methodologies, patterns, best practices
  • Understanding of infrastructure technologies and deployment processes as they relate to middleware and security
  • Experience with .NET architecture (CLR, GC, and C# programming)
  • Prior experience with C++ development a plus
  • Ability to estimate, plan, lead and execute complex technical projects

Company Overview:
Founded in 1931, Capital Group is one of the world's largest and most trusted investment management companies and home to the American Funds. We manage more than US$1 trillion in assets, and our 7,500 associates make our clients their first priority every day. When we do our job right, millions of investors around the world fulfill their dreams and financial goals, from home ownership and higher education, to a comfortable retirement. Our long-term investment results and outstanding service set us apart from our competitors, while our workplace sets us apart from other employers.