Senior Solution Design Analyst

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced architect/solution designer to join a growing team deploying a range of new IAM solutions to support the growing needs of the company. This permanent role is key to ensuring that the IAM services are being architected in line with Refinitiv enterprise architecture, security and identity standards. The role holder will collaborate with technology peers and business partners to drive innovation, plan and design integrated solutions for Authentication, Authorisation and Identity Services.

Main Responsibilities:

Ensuring technical integrity and ownership of the end to end architecture of Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions and services. Working with business, architecture and technology peers to ensure technical strategy is applied, provide technical direction and architectural governance on all solutions relating to IAM.

  • Design and architect IAM solutions based on customer requirements and IAM standards/best practices. Producing relevant architectural artefacts and supporting documentation.
  • Collaborate with business partners, technology and architecture peers to deliver the required solutions.
  • Ensure technical governance models and design assurance processes are implemented and adhered to.
  • Collaborate on documenting the IAM roadmap capturing current technologies used and working with peers to maintain and further road map the strategy moving forward incorporating new and emerging trends in IAM technologies.
  • Document and maintain the technical standards for the IAM services.


  • At least 5 year’s experience designing and working with IAM solutions.
  • Experience of working with key IAM technologies -  Active Directory, Azure AD, SSO/MFA technologies, Office 365, PAM technologies (Beyond Trust/CyberArk), Identity Platforms (SailPoint) and Virtual Directory Services (LDAP/ Radiant Logic).
  • Active Directory (Must be familiar with forest and domain design, trusts, directory structure, security best practices etc.).
  • Azure AD (Must be familiar with AAD connect, integration with Office 365 etc.).
  • Single Sign-on and Federation using standard protocols and frameworks such as SAML 2.0, OAuth, ADFS, Open ID Connect etc. Particular focus on use of Azure authentication services.
  • Multi Factor Authentication utilizing Azure MFA and conditional access policies.
  • Experience of integrating common Enterprise Systems (Workday/Fieldglass/Service-now).
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and extensive experience of networking and relationship building at all levels.
  • Can work independently in a global team environment with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to self-learn and keep up to date with trends in the security and IAM disciplines.

Good to have but not required:

  • ITIL certification
  • Security Certifications (CISM, CISSP, CISA etc.)
  • Experience of providing Identity for cloud services platforms, including Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Alibaba Cloud

The Financial and Risk Business of Thomson Reuters is now Refinitiv. Refinitiv equips the financial community with access to an open platform that uncovers opportunity and catalyzes change. With a dynamic combination of data, insights, technology, and news from Reuters, our customers can access solutions for every challenge, including a breadth of applications, tools, and content—all supported by human expertise. At Refinitiv, we facilitate the connections that propel people and organizations to find new possibilities to move forward.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. Therefore we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world−regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Refinitiv is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

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