Active Directory Engineer

San Francisco, CA

100% Remote


$65/hr - $70/hr

Job Description

Senior Active Directory Engineer role within a leading analytics and consumer credit reporting company. This position is a 100% remote 6 month contract. Looking for a Linux System Engineer with Python scripting experience. You'll be creating, modifying, and deleting user accounts, groups, computer accounts, organizational units (OUs), and other objects in the directory service database

Required Skills & Experience
  •  Bachelors degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience working with Active Directory
  • Experience with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS), and Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)
  • Experience with Group Policy Objects (GPOs)
  • Experience administering Active Directory in a large enterprise environment
  • Experience with Windows Server 2008/2012/2016
Desired Skills & Experience
  • MCSE: Private Cloud certification
  • Experience with Azure Active Directory
  •  Experience with Microsoft Intune
  • Experience with Azure Information Protection
What You Will Be Doing

Daily Responsibilities

  • • Helping end users with issues related to their accounts or computers, such as resetting passwords or troubleshooting technical problems
    • Installing new Windows operating systems on client computers as needed, including installing device drivers and other software required for the computers to operate properly
    • Managing security across the network by deploying new security patches and policies and monitoring activity for signs of intrusion or compromise
    • Maintaining a database of all users in the organization and their respective rights and privileges within the network
    • Designing a directory services infrastructure that meets the organizations needs and implementing it on a D2D basis
    • Providing technical support for user problems related to Active Directory or Windows Server applications
    • Designing and implementing security policies that conform to industry best practices and align with organizational risk management objectives
    • Creating, configuring, and administering Active Directory domains and forests, as well as adding new users to existing domains or forests
    • Design, implement, and maintain Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in accordance with company security policies and procedures
    • Configure and manage Group Policy Objects (GPOs), ensuring that only authorized users have access to the appropriate resources
    • Monitor AD DS performance and capacity, making recommendations for
The Offer

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.


You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance - Four medical plans to choose from for you and your family
  • Dental & Orthodontia Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • 401(k) including match with pre and post-tax options
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Legal and Identity Protection Plans
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • 529 College Saver Plan

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Employment is subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

Posted by: Grace Allen

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