Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc. Principal Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Principal Engineer for a contract-to-hire opportunity with our client in St. Louis, MO!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Principal Engineer will:

  • Be responsible for development, engineering, and top tier support activities that maintain and enhance the company's NetIQ Identity and Access Management solutions.

  • Perform platform intake of new development and engineering projects.

  • Work with design teams, deploy and build environments, perform integration activities aligned with program and project requests.

  • Assist with business plan development and serve as a trusted advisor and contributor in all aspects of platform strategy and service delivery.

  • Ensure a high degree of cross functional communication and participation in line with product deployment and support.

  • Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.

  • Design, implement, monitor, enhance and troubleshoot systems in assigned areas.

  • Analyze and revise existing system logic difficulties and documentation as necessary.

  • Develop code and drivers to meet business needs.

  • Test and review system designs and code.

  • Provide Engineering Technical support for new or existing technologies and current operational initiatives. Interact and guide operational personnel and ensure all technical integration, changes, standards and documentation are met.

  • Mentor and guide the work of technical staff.

  • Review work plans and design/advise on improvements.

  • Adhere to industry specific local, state, and federal regulations, as applicable.

  • Know, understand and follow company policy.

  • Communicate with employees, customers, and suppliers in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner.

  • Perform other duties as requested by manager.


  • Strong knowledge/experience with NetIQ IDM and NAM in support of identity and SSO technologies, including Federation (SAML, Oauth) and reverse proxy

  • Strong experience/proficiency in a software development role leveraging Java

  • Strong knowledge in scripting languages: JavaScript, Ruby, Powershell

  • Strong knowledge of eDirectory, Active Directory, LDAP, and supporting tools (Designer, iManager, Apache Studio, Wire Shark, Fiddler, etc.)

  • Strong knowledge/experience in IDM/SSO integration: JDBC, MySQL, MS-SQL, Oracle, AD, eDirectory

  • Strong knowledge/experience with SUSE, RHEL, Windows Server

  • Understanding of related industry specifications and standards

  • Understanding of network design, network architecture, protocols and network topology

  • Understanding of DNS

  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP and the OSI Model

  • Experience using ticketing and software tools to support the smooth operation integration labs

  • Understanding of network devices and basic network appliances

  • Experience with network diagramming software, such as Visio

  • Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.