IT Security Specialist - IAM

Role Value Proposition:

Seeking an experienced candidate for Identity & Access Management program individual contributor role.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of risk and change management, security policies and controls, user account life-cycle management, roles based access, and privileged access management.
  • Translate client business requirements into specific system, application or process designs.
  • Work as a team member and other MetLife teams to identify functional requirements and subsequently working with or in some instances leading others in the identification, justification and design of the solution.
  • May be required to participate in a wide range of design activities, from requirements analysis through systems, application and/or process design specification and implementation.
  • Act as a trusted advisor and shift smoothly between roles as advisory team member, team technical lead, and project lead as required.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

  • Bachelor's in Information Technology, Security or related degree
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of experience in an IT Risk & Security technology environment
  • Strong understanding of Information Technology and IT Security concepts and practices
  • High degree of empathy, assertiveness, and persuasiveness and potential to lead small teams
  • Must be an intelligent, articulate and influential person who can effectively communicate security-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff

  • Demonstrates comprehension of Enterprise IAM environment concepts.
  • Privileged access management knowledge and experience preferred
  • Strong project coordination and organizational skills
  • Understanding of mapping security policy to security controls
  • Ability to assist in production of status reports, project progress tracking, and analysis.

Business Category

IT RIsk and Security

Number of Openings


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.

The wage range for this position specific to Colorado is $91,500 - 114,400 base. You may be also eligible for the MetLife Annual Variable Incentive Plan ("AVIP"). Your eligibility for an AVIP award are governed by the terms of the applicable plan or program documents. MetLife offers a comprehensive benefits program that includes Medical, Dental, Life, Vision plus Retirement benefits and Paid Time Off.


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.

Requisition #: 121002