Milan - Italy Senior Software Engineer - IAM (Identity and Access Management)


Job description

Is it a thrilling opportunity in a dynamic environment which is constantly evolving what you are currently looking for?

Are you curious to see how a company that operates in the Insurance sector provides a great experience at a great price to its customers using cutting-edge technologies to create and sell its products? Then, we are happy to inform you that you have just got a ticket to the fast lane!

IT technology lies at the very core of everything we do and our Engineering and Product departments are composed of passionate and innovative people who never stop learning and developing their skills employing the latest stacks and methodologies.

At Prima, you could take on a whole new challenge. As part of our global community, you’d be in the driving seat of your career; learning and growing with a top-tier team around you. Prima is a place where no matter who you are or what your role is — your voice is valued. 

Back in 2015, we embarked on a mission: to provide great value car insurance that is designed for everyone. And we’ve come a long way, we’ve created a culture where we can fuel each other’s success. But we need your expertise, as we steer things in a new and exciting direction. 

You’re probably thinking… ‘That sounds pretty good’. We agree. 

As well as great colleagues and engaging projects, there are loads of ways we can help you do the best work of your life. We’ve shaped our offering to place a focus on wellbeing, autonomy and development. We see benefits as the fuel that will empower you to succeed, if you decide to embark on this journey with us. 

🤸🏽‍♂️ Working in a way that works for you We believe in work-life balance and flexibility. Whether you like working from the office, home or a mixture of both. We’ll help you find a balance that works best for you. We even have a policy that means you can work from any location for 30 days a year. We trust you to steer us forward. 

🏁 The freedom to explore the possibilities We may move fast at Prima, but we move together. We’re invested in your growth; so we’ll give you access to a teaching and learning marketplace. And you’ll have regular sessions with your manager to establish a personal growth plan. 

🌈 Our winning formula: happy and high-performing From private medical insurance to discounted gym memberships and wellbeing initiatives: we’re here to support you. We know how important your health and well-being is, so we’ll go the extra mile to help you when we can.

Role and Team

This is a backend and infrastructure engineer role with a specialisation in Identity and Access Management (IAM) and security. You will be responsible for the configuration and hardening of workforce and customer IAM SaaS platforms, extending and adapting their functionality, developing custom services, productionising IAM functionality for other engineering teams and maintaining the core access model for Prima.

The IAM team works as part of platform security and has the mission to reduce the risk of IAM-related security incidents and data breaches by offering state-of-the art, uniform platform for workforce and customer IAM. The team works closely with the Service Desk team, the people team and engineering teams developing user-facing services. It’s a full-stack and multidisciplinary team that takes full ownership of IAM for Prima, from the deployment of customisations to the user experience and permission modelling.

We evaluate hybrid or full-remote hirings from Italy, Spain and the U.K.
What You'll Do::
  • Use Infrastructure as Code (IaC) to manage IAM SaaS such as Okta and Cloudflare Zero Trust.
  • Develop and operate custom services in Rust to extend and adapt SaaS functionality to better support and automate Prima’s processes
  • Help other teams integrating applications in IAM systems, and modelling roles and permissions.
  • Care for the end user experience of IAM platforms creating automated request workflows, internal procedures and documentation and configuring user-facing sections of SaaS platforms.
  • Maintain IaC and software libraries, abstractions and documentation to support the developer experience of other engineering teams adopting IAM solutions.
  • Work with security and the people team to evolve Prima’s core identity and access model.
  • Audit permission models and access exceptions with security, introducing automation into the process.

  • What You'll Need::
  • A curious and inquisitive mindset and an aptitude for learning.
  • Experience as a Senior Software Engineer, focusing on IAM solutions.
  • Hands-on experience with Okta or other IAM SaaS solutions
  • In-depth knowledge of OAuth 2.0, OIDC, and SAML.
  • Familiarity with automation tools and IaC frameworks like Pulumi.
  • Proficiency in Rust and Python.
  • Problem-solving skills and a proactive approach to identifying and mitigating risks.
  • Strong communication skills and a team player mentality.
  • A product development mindset when developing internal developer platforms.
  • Practised delivering value with agile iterative practices and continuous improvement.
  • Familiarity with AWS IAM and cloud security is a plus.
  • English Fluency

  • Prima is a community made up of talented and ambitious individuals. We offer equal employment of any kind based on race, colour, gender, religion, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, genetic information, pregnancy or other protected personal characteristics, as defined by national laws.

    If it sounds like we’d be a good fit for each other, join us in the fast lane!


    Job info

    Full-remote available
    Milan -Italy
    Job function
    permanent employment