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Date: Feb 17, 2018

Location: New York City, NY, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 11604 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Authentication Engineer to join our team in New York City, New York (US-NY), United States (US).



We are looking for a cross discipline engineer with extensive experience in Identity and Access Management space and excellent understanding of the Kerberos protocol. The candidate has to demonstrate strong drive to grow and work on mission critical projects in the challenging cyber-security environment.


The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Design & Architect, development and implement cross platform Kerberos solution to meet new business demand
  • Design, develop, test and deploy MIT Kerberos extensions
  • Work as a member of the global Kerberos engineering team and provide engineering coverage for Kerberos operations
  • Maintain, patch, build test and deploy Kerberos client and server side components



Skills Required:

  • Excellent understanding of Kerberos protocol
  • Excellent understanding of Identity and Access Management concepts - authentication, authorization, auditing
  • Excellent knowledge on cryptography
  • Excellent C, C++ or Java development experience
  • Good understanding of Software Development Lifecycle Management concepts
  • Good technical documentation skills to produce engineering and end user documentation
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience in system integration


Skills Desired:

  • Linux System administration skills
  • Knowledge/experience with scripting languages (e.g. shell scripting Python)
  • Experience operating in a large, global, compartmentalized enterprise environment
  • Established track record of process analysis optimization and automation

Basic Qualifications

  • 5 years of  experience supporting UNIX Authentication-NIS and Kerberos


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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