SailPoint Operations Engineer / SailPoint Administrator

Job Locations US-Remote / Telework | US-DC-Washington
Job ID 2021-4078
Regular Full-Time

Position Description

Are you a SailPoint Operations Engineer or SailPoint Administrator who is interested in working with a large Federal client to manage the SailPoint application in a large scale environment? In this role you will lead the charge to ensure the SailPoint application functions are operating in production at optimal performance levels, perform upgrades, and manage the application day to day. 


Valiant Solutions is a Cybersecurity company delivering cutting-edge security solutions to our Government clients specializing in Cloud Security, Security Engineering, and Federal GRC. This is your chance to work with a wide range of Security technologies leading the architecture and engineering of a large program. You'll find Valiant to be a supportive company that will back you with training and certifications, and you'll find plenty of challenges with our forward-looking client. Valiant Solutions is a rapidly growing small business that cares about its employees- we've been named one of the Best Places to Work in the DC area SEVEN years in a row! A highlight of our benefits is included below the job description.


This position allows for 100% telework.  Remote work necessitates a high-level trust in our employees. To ensure that employee performance does not suffer in a remote work environment, all employees who telecommute are expected to have a quiet and distraction-free workspace with adequate internet, dedicate their full attention to their job duties during working hours, and maintain a schedule during normal business hours that overlaps with those of their coworkers and Valiant's.


Requires the ability to pass a federal security background investigation to obtain a security badge.


Requirements for this position include:

  • A Bachelor’s degree and at least two (2) years of hands on keyboard experience as a SailPoint Administrator, or  at least five (5) years of hands on experience as a SailPoint Administrator maintaining and managing the application (no degree requirement)
  • Demonstrated practical experience maintaining Identity Management integrations with various regulatory controls (NIST, PCI, etc) in a large scale environment using the SailPoint IdentityIQ application
  • A complete understanding of IdentityIQ out-of-the-box (OOTB) features and capabilities
  • Demonstrated understanding of the importance and urgency supporting a 24/7 security services operation
  • (Preferred) experience administering CyberArk is a plus
  • (Preferred) Hands on multi-year (5+) experience with information technologies like operating systems, Identity and access management systems, and/or advanced information security technologies.
  • Valiant Solutions is a federal contractor and this position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate as a condition of employment.  All applicants must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 with a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized or FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine OR must have an approved reasonable accommodation granting an exemption from vaccine requirements. See below for more details.


Your duties in this role will include:

  • Model, design, and document methodical procedures to define routine work
  • Perform quality work during stressful and high pressure projects and initiatives
  • Monitor Sailpoint health and logs to identify and mitigate issues before they impact production
  • Plan, document, and perform application maintenance (upgrades/configuration changes) in accordance with accepted organizational change management procedures
  • Create and update workflows as required during or after application onboarding to ensure the highest level of functionality
  • Manage thresholds for account risk modeling on as required by the organization and investigate when an account crosses the threshold
  • Manage Identity Snapshots and History as needed to retain the information for an organizationally defined period of time
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to new or existing application integrations and their respective workflows
  • Write and maintain custom workflows for a large number of applications (some COTS, and some developed in house)
  • Create, manage, and respond to alerts generated when certain “high risk” accounts are used/changed
  • Ensure SailPoint logs are being sent to our enterprise SIEM for parsing and retention


About Valiant Solutions:

Valiant Solutions is a security-focused IT solutions provider with both public and private sector clients nationwide. Named one of the fastest growing privately held companies by Inc. 5000, Washington Technology’s Fast 50, and Washington Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in the D.C. area, Valiant Solutions prides itself on providing its employees with great benefits and career development opportunities. As a company, we are just as committed to growing careers as we are to building world-class IT solutions, all while enjoying an unparalleled work-life balance. We are in a phase of tremendous growth and building the team that will take us to the next level. We seek people whose talents and accomplishments will contribute to a thriving company, who have the character to support their capacity, and can make a positive impact on our culture. Alongside our talented team, you’ll learn to think quickly on your feet and expand your own personal and professional skillset. Our management team will inspire you to consider new perspectives and challenge you to become a better practitioner in the fast-paced industry of IT security. We hire people we respect – and we trust them to deliver results leveraging their expertise. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment as part of a stellar team of professionals, then we invite you to apply online today.


Benefits Snapshot (includes, but not limited to):

Valiant pays 99% of the Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage for FTE

Valiant contributes 25% towards Health Coverage for Family and Dependents

100% Paid Short Term Disability and Life Insurance Policy for FTE

100% Paid Certifications

401K Matching up to 4%

Paid Time Off

Paid Time On – 40 hours to pursue innovation

Valiant University – Online Education and Training Portal

Reimbursement for Public Transit and Parking

FSA programs for: Medical Costs, Dependent Care, Transit, and Parking

Referral Bonuses


Vaccination Mandate:

In accordance with Executive Order 14043, Federal employees and contractors are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employee's duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to exceptions that may be required by law. If selected, you will be required to submit proof of vaccination by November 22, 2021 or before your entrance on duty if you are selected after the compliance date. Human Resources will provide information for providing proof of vaccination and instructions for how to submit a request for a legally required exception, if needed, to comply with vaccination requirements.


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Valiant Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sex stereotyping, gender identity, gender expression or transgender status), religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information/history or any other personal characteristic protected by law.


Physical Demands

Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time and also be able to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.

Must be able to constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a copy machine, and computer printer.

Must be able to communicate, detect, converse with, discern, convey, express one self, and exchange information visually and verbally.

Must be able to occasionally bend and lift files and papers up to 10 pounds throughout the office space for events and meetings.


Work Environment:

Individual's primary workstation is located in an office area

The noise level in this environment is low to moderate


Authorization to Share Resume and Personal Information:

By submitting your resume for this position, you authorize Valiant Solutions to share your resume, as well as personal information included on the resume, with its subsidiaries, affiliates and teaming partners for the purpose of considering you for this position and other available positions requiring comparable skills, education and experience. Should Valiant Solutions or its affiliates and teaming partners wish to initiate pre-employment discussions, you will be asked to complete an employment application and related employment documents.



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