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GDIT is currently seeking an Active Directory Systems Engineer to support a long term effort in Annapolis Junction, MD.
The ideal Systems Engineer - Active Directory will have the following core competencies:
Troubleshooting skills with Active Directory Infrastructure, Azure AD, Group Policies, DNS, PKI, Microsoft PowerShell, Windows Server 2008R2, 2012 and 2016 and Windows 10
Experience with architecting and engineering enterprise level solutions
Ability to quickly get up to speed on complex topologies and interdependencies across a wide range of technologies, most specifically: 2012 or later forest/domains and complex group policy architecture and administration
Analytical and creative problem solving skills for creation and testing of software systems and maintenance of same
Ability to work with little supervision in high stress / high visibility environments with time sensitive requirements
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to take direction and retain information
Plans, conducts and oversees the technical aspects of projects; coordinates the efforts of technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects
Applies methods, theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of the complex system requirements and problems. Updates and maintains training tools and documentation; oversees implementation of same
Provides technical consultation on current and proposed systems to other organizations and clients
Assist in the planning and performing of analytical research, design development, and other assignments in conformance with design, engineering and customer specifications
After hours support may be required due to operational tempo; Candidate should expect to participate in on call support and be available for short notice call in
Additional knowledge in Quest ARS, GPO Admin, Password Manager, Microsoft FIM/MIM
BA/BS and 5+ years of relevant experience OR equivalent combination of experience and education
Level II 8570 Certification (Security+ CE or equivalent)
Active TS/SCI with Polygraph
CWIP - IAT level II Compliance:
Persons provide network environment (NE) and advance level compute environment (CE) support. Responsible for finding and fixing unprotected vulnerabilities and ensuring that remote access points are well secured. Focuses on threats and vulnerabilities and improving the security of systems. Demonstrates a mastery of the functions of the IAT Level I position. Monitors, tests and troubleshoots hardware and software IA problems pertaining to the network environment. Recommends and schedules IA related repairs to include performing IA related customer support functions such as installation, configuration, troubleshooting, customer assistance, in response to customer requirements for the network environment (NE). Analyzes patterns of non-compliance and identifies vulnerabilities resulting from a departure from the implementation plan or that were not apparent during testing. Provides leadership and direction to IA operations personnel. Implement applicable patches including IAVAs, and IAVBs for their environment. (Reference: Policy 6-34) for Cyber Workforce Improvement Plan (CWIP).
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