Active Directory Operations Engineer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

We have some exciting opportunities for Active Directory Operations Engineers with our industry-leading client with locations in Orlando FL and Reston VA.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Active Directory Operations Engineer:
  • Manage multiple domains and forests, as well as computer accounts
  • Group Policy Management
  • Support Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
  • Manage Active Directory Federation Service, Single Sign On
  • Manage identity information and Active Directory Certificate Services
  • Domain Names Service 
  • Install server operating systems
  • System design, integration and installation
  • Disaster Recovery design validation and execution
  • Vulnerability management principles, proper patch management and deployment
  • Server network design, server capacity management and planning
  • Process Improvement, troubleshooting and solutions
Requirements of the Active Directory Operations Engineer:
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field and at least 9 years related experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor's Degree.
  • Experience in Infrastructure Technology
  • Expert-level knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services, Federation Services, Certificate Services
  • Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 
  • Experience with ITIL methodologies including change, problem, and incident management
  • Strong problem solving abilities
  • Experience with administering and scripting in PowerShell to complete tasks from a remote administration console
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to write technical documentation including wiki sites, blogs, XML/HTML
  • Certifications in Microsoft Technologies
Keywords: Active Directory Operations Engineer, PowerShell, Microsoft Technologies, Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services, Federation Services, Certificate Services, ITIL methodologies

Job ID: 333163

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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