BAE Systems ACTIVE DIRECTORY ENGINEER in Sterling, Virginia


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The role of a Network Engineer for Active Directory (Senior) is to support Microsoft technologies with specific emphasis in Active Directory (AD) Federation Services; AD Directory Rights Management Services; AD Directory Certificate Services; and AD Directory Security and Delegation. This individual will be responsible for establishing and maintaining Active Directory trusts across multiple domains, in addition to other duties.

  • Designs, implements and supports multiple mission-critical, global directory services

  • Maintains up-to-date, expert knowledge of identity management systems and technologies

  • Continuously analyzes mission requirements to evolve the identity management infrastructure

  • Plans and directs upgrades and enhancements to the identity management infrastructure

  • Drives technical strategic direction of the identity management solution

  • Participates in critical collaboration with highly capable and demanding peers

  • Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented mission requirements Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems

  • Effectively communicates complex technical information to program stakeholders

  • Maintains expert knowledge of identity security threats and credential theft techniques, and constantly monitors and evolves system security posture to mitigate

  • Provides guidance and work leadership to systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

  • 8 years of experience in identity and access management technologies, including at least 5 years of experience with Microsoft-related technologies, including 5 years' experience with at least 3 of: Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services, Forefront Identity Manager, Windows Server

  • Working knowledge of the application of Group Policy Objects to meet DoD and/or Intel Community hardening requirements.

  • Practical working experience of security as it relates to identity management and privacy, including PKI and Kerberos Experience cross-connecting systems and establishing AD Trusts between and among them

  • Experience creating system architecture diagrams and writing comprehensive documentation

  • Successful candidates would typically have experience with one or more of the following technologies:

  • Experience with Identity and federation solutions (ADFS)

  • Knowledge of Active Directory and Azure Active Directory

  • Group Policy configuration and management

  • Good understanding of Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Azure (IaaS and Paas) services

  • Knowledge of Advanced Group Policy Management

  • Experience with Security Compliance Manager

  • Experience with Client Logon Troubleshooting

  • Experience with network captures and network troubleshooting

  • PowerShell V2 skills including scripting

  • Experience with DNS, DHCP and other related areas

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Deployment Toolkit

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work.

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