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Principal, Identity Access Management (IAM) - ForgeRock

Information Technology
231016 Requisition #

Independence Blue Cross is looking for an Identity Management Thought Leader to join a dynamic and growing Identity and Access Management team, implementing the latest technologies to drive excellent experiences for our customers. Bring your drive for excellence, teamwork, and customer commitment and join us as we renew and reimagine the future of health care!

 We are looking for dynamic individuals who love to lead, learn, thrive on innovation, and are open to exploring new ways to achieve our goals. You will be part of a high-performing team of Engineers responsible for external enterprise identity integrations across a variety of platforms. You will be instrumental in improving the customer/developer experience of our enterprise web portals. 

Relevant Technologies

ForgeRock Identity Cloud, OAM, IAM solutions using Java, JSON, SAML, OAuth2, SSO, Java, ELK, Dynatrace


  • Lead the Architecture, design, and implementation of our IAM strategy and solutions.
  • Evaluate architecture and propose for operational efficiency.
  • Provide project support including the integration and interaction of access management, authentication, authorization, and governance.
  • Work with application teams to integrate IAM solutions into our applications and systems.
  • Design and implement IAM policies, procedures, and standards, focusing on automation.
  • Keep up to date with emerging IAM technologies and trends and evaluate their suitability for our organization.
  • Maintain best practices and support procedures.
  • Implement and maintain MFA, Risk Based Authentication, Progressive Profiling solutions.
  • Provide after-hours support for infrastructure weekend maintenance and related emergencies.
  • Perform troubleshooting as needed, assist with problem-solving efforts, involving other teams, partners, and outside vendors.
  • Mentor and coach other engineers on IAM best practices.
  • Assessment and audit of compliance against the security policies and standards.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related field.
  • 10+ years of experience in IAM technologies (At least 3 years in ForgeRock technology comprising all modules (AM, IDM, DS)).
  • Expertise in IAM technologies, including identity management, access management, authentication, and authorization.
  • Experience in integrating IAM solutions into applications and systems.
  • Expert level experience with SSO and Federation using SAML, IDCS, LDAP, Kerberos, ADFS, OpenDS/AM, OAuth2, AuthO, etc.
  • Experience with Java, JavaScript and system administration.
  • Proficiency in the ability to prepare presentations, analysis reports, and program status reports.
  • Proven experience working in highly collaborative environments.
  • Expert understanding of IDM trends and best practices.
  • Experience in designing, deploying, and supporting large scale Identity and Access Management solutions.
  • Expertise in securing systems, providing audit evidence, Cluster/HA, and standards implementation.
  • Excellent oral/written presentation skills with the ability to communicate effectively with leadership.
  • Role requires associate to work from Pennsylvania (PA), New Jersey (NJ), or Delaware (DE) residence


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

At Independence, everyone can feel valued, supported, and comfortable to be themselves.  Our commitment to equity means that all associates have a fair opportunity to achieve their full potential.  We put these principles into action every day by acting with integrity and respect.  We stand together to speak out against injustice and to break down barriers to support a more inclusive and equitable workplace.  Celebrating and embracing the diverse thoughts and perspectives that make up our workforce means our company is more vibrant, innovative, and better able to support the people and communities we serve.

About Our Company

Serving more than 8 million people nationwide, including 2.5 million in southeastern Pennsylvania, Independence Health Group — together with its subsidiaries — is the leading health insurance organization in the Philadelphia region. Our mission to build healthier lives for you, your family, and your employees shapes our actions and decisions every day.


At Independence, we see each of our members as an individual, with unique needs and concerns. We’re dedicated to harnessing the very latest ideas and technologies to deliver access to care that meets those needs and surpasses your expectations.  For more information about Independence access our website at www.ibx.com. We’re revolutionizing health care, and our focus is on you!

Equal Employment Opportunity

Independence Blue Cross is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability. 

Agency Disclaimer

All resumes submitted directly to an Independence Blue Cross employee from a vendor via email, the Internet or in any other form without a valid written search agreement in place for this position from the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies Human Resources Department will be deemed the sole property of Independence Blue Cross and the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies. Please note that no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Independence Blue Cross or the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies as a result of the referral or through means other than our established process. 

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