Cloud Infrastructure Services Engineer

Date: 24-Sep-2021

Location: Ahmedabad, GJ, IN, 380006

Company: Sophos Ltd

Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by threat intelligence, AI and machine learning from SophosLabs and SophosAI, Sophos delivers a broad portfolio of advanced products and services to secure users, networks and endpoints against ransomware, malware, exploits, phishing and the wide range of other cyberattacks. Sophos provides a single integrated cloud-based management console, Sophos Central – the centerpiece of an adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem that features a centralized data lake that leverages a rich set of open APIs available to customers, partners, developers, and other cybersecurity vendors. Sophos sells its products and services through reseller partners and managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide. Sophos has major hubs around the globe. More information is available at www.sophos.com


Role Summary


IT security is hot right now; don’t believe me just check the news! For most it’s too hot to handle, for those up for the challenge please keep reading. 

IT is at the heart of what Sophos do. They are an integral part of the business that has seen significant investment in systems, processes and people; and are central to the continued double-digit growth and success of Sophos. 

This role is part of our Enterprise Engineering team which provides technical leadership for our collaboration, Identity and End User Compute. As an Identity Engineer Identity, you will be contributing to thd operation, direction, and strategy for AAD, MFA, SSO, PKI, User provisioning and server AD. We recognize the importance of Identity and you will be expected to contribute across all parts of the IT landscape.  

Within this role you will be focused on ensuring smooth operation of these technologies across the business with a desire to see continual improvement.  The role holder will lead high profile IT projects within Sophos and be expected to drive change within the organization. 

Our end vision is to provide a new digital workspace for our employees whether they are at home or in one of our global offices. The focus is on modernizing our environment, replace our legacy processes and systems with the innovative technologies and secure our services. 


What You Will Do


  • SME for either Server/Azure Active Directory, MFA, SSO, PKI 
  • Supporting Saviynt our IAG platform 
  • Contribute to full Design and Project delivery lifecycle 
  • Bring innovation into the organisation 
  • Provide advanced troubleshooting support for your supported systems, including leveraging technical tools to analyse issues; 
  • Support and train peers and junior engineers in your area of expertise 



What You Will Bring


  • SME level knowledge of Server/AAD 
  • Deep technical expertise in at multiple of the following technologies: 
    • Kerberos / NTLM 
    • Server/AAD  
    • PKI 
    • OpenID Connect / SAML 
    • MIM 
    • MFA/SSO 
    • Windows Hello 
    • Smartcard Authentication 
    • FIDO 
  • Understanding of how TCP/IP functions and how some of the core services such as DNS and DHCP work and their practical uses 
  • Experience providing technical input into multiple projects 
  • Ability to produce high quality technical documentation including; 
    • High-Level and Low-Level designs  
    • Knowledge base articles 
    • Detailed troubleshooting documentation



  • Experience working with Saviynt 
  • SCIM user provisioning 
  • Identify governance frameworks 
  • AWS (Cognito, ALB, Lambada) 
  • Python 
  • MS Graph API 


What’s Great About Sophos?

  • Our people are what makes Sophos special – we demonstrate shared vision, talent, innovation, and creativity, all of which are accompanied by a great sense of fun and team spirit.
  • Employee-led diversity and inclusion groups that build community within Sophos and provide internal education and advocacy (eg. Sophos Women in Tech group to improve gender parity, encourage gender-balanced leadership, and support career progression at Sophos)
  • Sophos Environment Network and employee challenges to contribute to sustainability and reduce our environmental footprint
  • Annual commitment to charity and fundraising across our global sites and volunteer days for employees to give back to local communities
  • Global trivia competitions to keep our minds sharp
  • Global Mental Health days off work for all Sophos to help employees relax and recharge
  • Monthly employee wellbeing webinars and training to support employee health and wellbeing
  • Employee rewards and thanks, such as our free annual subscription to Calm


Our Commitment To You

We’re proud of the diverse and inclusive environment we have at Sophos, and we’re committed to ensuring equality of opportunity.   We believe that diversity, combined with excellence, builds a better Sophos, so we encourage applicants that can contribute to the diversity of our team.  All applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, sex, gender reassignment, marital status, race, religion or belief, color, age, military veteran status, disability, pregnancy, maternity or sexual orientation.  We want to give you every opportunity to show us your best self, so if there are any adjustments we could make to the recruitment and selection process to support you, please let us know.


Data Protection

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