Security Engineer III - Information Security, Active Directory

Los Angeles, USA

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Riot Games, Inc.

Riot Games is the most player-focused game developer and publisher in the world. We published League of Legends in 2009, and have since released Teamfight Tactics, Legends of Runeterra, VALORANT, and League of Legends: Wild Rift.

Riot Security Engineers hold an in-depth knowledge of specific areas of expertise. We don't just focus on breaking things; we support teams across Riot to develop security capabilities which help protect Rioter experiences. We relish the opportunity to work with new tech stacks and product teams, each with their own unique security risk profile. At the most fundamental level, their goal is to help provide value to players and make life harder for troublemakers by protecting our internal environments.

Our Rioter Security team's mission is to provide secure network and identity platforms for Rioters from which to build outstanding experiences for our players. Reporting to the Senior Engineering Manager, you will focus on contributing to modernization efforts of our Identity program with deliberate emphasis on our Azure AD environment. From collaborating with other Security teams to working with multiple teams across the spectrum of Riot, everything we do is an effort to protect Rioters.


  • Provide a modern, scalable and security-focused set of internal identity platforms and practices across Riot.
  • Deliver scalable and automation-focused identity solutions backed by a hybrid Azure AD environment.
  • Participate in evaluating existing Active Directory Infrastructure and Security standards and help define future architecture.
  • Maintain and contribute to Identity-focused security practices around IAM.
  • Tag team with product leadership and security engineering teams to help prioritize large-scale Identity-focused engineering efforts.
  • Act as technical escalation point for Riot engineers for Identity queries.
  • Work with Rioters and Third Parties to implement secure authentication practices for SaaS services

Required Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience working with the design, implementation and management of hybrid or fully cloud-based Active Directory solutions.
  • Deep practical knowledge of a variety of core Active Directory services including Privileged Account Management, PKI, Federation Services, Identity Lifecycle Management, Intune, and Group Policy.
  • High proficiency with Powershell.
  • Working familiarity with principles of JIT, JEA, and Least Privilege access structures.
  • Experience communicating technical goals and objectives to partners.
  • Comfortable communicating in distributed environments and cultures

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with disparate cloud providers such as Microsoft Azure, GCP or AWS.
  • Additional programming experience in Go or Python
  • Some experience with SSO standards (SAML/OIDC)
  • Practical experience with SailPoint

Our Perks:

Riot has a focus on work/life balance, shown by our open paid time off policy, in addition to other perks such as flexible work schedules. We offer medical, dental, and life insurance, parental leave for you, your spouse/domestic partner and children, and a 401k with company match. Check out our benefits pages for more information.

Riot Games fosters a player and workplace experience that values teamwork embodied by the Summoner's Code and Community Code. Our culture embraces differences as a strength, and our values are the guiding principles for how we approach work. We are committed to putting diversity and inclusion (D&I) at the center of everything we do, and promoting a fair and collaborative culture where Rioters treat one another with dignity and respect. We encourage you to read more about our value of thriving together and our ongoing work to build the most inclusive company in Gaming.

It’s our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history.


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Tags: Active Directory Automation AWS Azure Cloud GCP IAM PKI PowerShell Python SaaS SAML SSO

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Flex hours Flex vacation Medical leave Parental leave

Region: North America
Country: United States
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