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Senior Identity Engineer

Requisition ID:  253439

Requisition Posting End Date: 


Bechtel’s Information Systems & Technology organization is seeking a Senior Identity Engineer to support the architecture, implementation and operations of enterprise level identity and access management. This role will focus on managing domains, auditing user permissions across platforms, developing strategies for disaster recovery, offering technical support to users, and ensuring compliance with regulations and policies.


This is an excellent opportunity to work as an SME for Microsoft Active Directory with a wide variety of technologies in a fast-paced global environment. In this role you will leverage a strong understanding of AD infrastructure to quickly adapt to the environment and make an impact.


Required skills for the role include:


  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and related technologies (Ex. DNS/WINS/Kerberos/Group Policy)
  • Good understanding of Azure Active Directory and with specific focus on integration technologies with on-prem services. (AAD Connect)
  • Good understanding of the IPv4 networking.
  • Good understanding of the Windows Platform (Profile structure, Policy Processing, Domain Join and Azure integration)
  • Basic understanding of Virtualization technologies  
  • Basic understanding of SAML, WS-Fed technologies and integration into Active Directory. (ADFS/PingFederate)
  • Basic knowledge of Public Key Certificate Infrastructure and integration in Active directory
  • Good understanding administering the architecture, configuration, and maintenance of Microsoft Active Directory infrastructure (on-prem).
  • Good understanding of administering architecture, configuration, and maintenance of Microsoft Azure AD and O365 infrastructure (cloud).
  • Collaborate directly with clients and support groups to troubleshoot AD authentication, Azure AD authentication, DNS, DFS, Group Policy, Server OS, network, etc.
  • Identify and implement cloud-based identity and access management tools that augment or replace current on-premises capabilities
  • Participate in project planning, client on-boarding, domain migrations and stabilization Production support environment,
  • Evaluation and implementation of new technologies with emphasis on automation
  • Be a positive, self-motivated, and proactive person with the ability to adapt to change and tolerate stressful situations
  • Candidate must communicate effectively with team members and team lead
  • Must have the ability and desire to research and develop creative solutions to unique problems with minimal supervision
  • Customer-service oriented, able to build cooperative relationships with people and have effective oral and written communication skills when communicating with coworkers, clients, and upper management
  • Ability to script using PowerShell is desired.
  • Previous experience working directly with clients, senior management, and support personnel at all levels


Job Responsibilities:

The role works collaboratively within a team of Identity Engineers following global processes, performing core job responsibilities including:


  • Overall security, reliability, and management of the on-prem Active Directory
  • GPO creation and management
  • OU security delegation
  • User/Group Administration
  • Trust management
  • Config and mgmt. of Azure Active Directory and Integration Tech
  • AAD Connect
  • Microsoft MFA (on-prem/Azure)
  • User/Group management (includes hybrid/guest account)
  • Conditional Access Policy management
  • Domain Controller Management
  • Installation and removal of Domain Controllers
  • Backups and restores on domain controllers, to include disaster recovery plan and practice recovery
  • Support of technologies related to Active Directory (including, but not limited to) :
  • DNS/WINS management
  • Terminal Server & KMS Licensing
  • PKI/Smartcard integration and troubleshooting desired
  • Monitoring and compliance
  • Monitoring AD & AAD health logs (and related Infrastructure)
  • Review DC event and security logs and take corrective actions
  • Monitor and resolve security situations at all levels of the domain to ensure a stable and secure domain
  • Provide Admins with assistance when requested
  • Coordination with the Cyber Security group to ensure the domain is compliant with all Cyber Security group orders regarding emergency conditions


Basic Qualifications:

  • Recognized degree in Computer Science or Information Technology from an accredited college or university, or specialized courses in networking, information technology, server administration and infrastructure operations, or equivalent work experience in a related field. 
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree (or international equivalent) and a minimum of 8 - 10 years of relevant experience or 12 - 14 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree
  • Relevant Microsoft certifications are also highly desirable
  • US Citizen preferred


Other Remarks/Qualifications:

  •  Excellent technical communication, writing, meeting facilitation and presentation skills.
  • Self-driven and resourceful to achieve goals independently as well as motivate the group to  deliver technical excellence and quality of service.
  • Flexibility to adjust to changing requirements, schedules, and priorities
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new technologies, present proof of concepts
  • Time management skills with a focus on quality service and deliverables 
  • Ability to comprehend and effectively translate customer requirements into technical solutions
  • Ability to create documentation and process diagrams for support personnel



Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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