ACS group has an immediate need for a Active Directory Engineer with experience in Active Directory Federated Services (ADFS) and Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM). This is a 3 months contract opportunity (with long-term potential – only include if relevant) and is located in Plano, TX.
Position: Active Directory
Location: Plano,TX ( Can be extendable)
Duration: 3 months
The Windows Engineer will provide Level 3 support for identity issues as well as other initiatives to improve our authentication/authorization security.
This individual manages, maintains, supports, troubleshoots and optimizes the Active Directory environment and suggests adjustments and new system designs for future needs.
The AD/AAD Engineer ensures our Active Directory environments are in compliance with Client policies and procedures.
Level 3 telephone, e-mail and on-site problem diagnosis and resolution of Windows platform issues including but not limited to:Azure ADAzure RMSAzure Active Directory ConnectMicrosoft Identity Manager (MIM)Active DirectoryActive Directory Federated Services (ADFS)Proxy and firewallAdminister Microsoft Azure and Office365D portals.Enhance monitoring and security of AD and AAD.
Interface with the Microsoft Office 365 cloud as it relates to Active Directory.
Provide support for Windows platform projects.Develop documentation on processes and procedures.
Participate in design sessions for project initiatives where Active Directory expertise is needed
Review Active Directory configurations and make recommendations.
Respond to requests from internal and authorized external business units in a timely manner.
Prioritize and execute tasks in a time-sensitive environment.
Interface with R&D and North American Manufacturing Companies (NAMCs) to resolve issues.
Evaluate and provide guidance for Group Policy Objects (GPOs) to optimize the AD environment Advanced PowerShell skills
Five years of Active Directory administration and support.
Three years of experience with Azure AD, Cloud App Security, Azure Advanced Threat Protection, and Advanced Threat Analytics.
Three years of experience with Active Directory Federated Services (ADFS).
Three years of experience with Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM).
Experience Windows server 2012/2016 installation and maintenance
Excellent teamwork, time-management, documentation and organizational skills.
Perform other duties as deemed necessary and assigned by management
MCSE Professional Certification preferred + minimum four years of relevant work experience with Windows platform.
Microsoft Office 365 MCSA certification a plus.
Strong interpersonal skills and problem-solving abilities.