Senior Active Directory Administrator

Rockville, Maryland
Sep 12, 2023
Oct 12, 2023
Full Time
Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Serves as the principal Active Directory SME
  • Leads all phases of active directory and daily operations
  • Develops solutions to complex problems that require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity
  • Conducts root cause analysis to identify, diagnose, and resolve active directory problems Orchestrates maintenance to support active directory activities to all system users
  • Configures, tests, and maintains active directory equipment's and related services
  • Creates and maintains comprehensive documentation for all implemented active directory activities
  • Ability to troubleshoot Active Directory related integrations
  • Configures systems to user requirements
  • Support implementation plans of new configurations for insertion and integration
  • May administer active directory security and/or maintain active directory security appliances
  • Works with vendors to evaluate new products and resolve equipment design problems
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced active directory engineers and other technical staff
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned
  • Participates in routine meetings and special projects as required

  • Bachelor's degree with 7+ year's experience in Active Directory Services and/or Identity Management Services
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Applications and Services (IIS, DNS/DHCP, WINS)
  • In-depth understanding of Active Directory delegation and security models
  • Experience managing production Windows Servers used to support multiple mission critical initiatives
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Enterprise Technologies
  • Ability to configure and manage all aspects of MS Active Directory
  • Design, maintain, and manage Domain/Forest trusts. Design, maintain, manage, and monitor Directory/Forest/Domain replication
  • Must be able to successfully pass a drug screening
  • Must be able to successfully obtain Public Trust clearance


Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or the current highest level of MS certification for Active Directory


We are seeking a Sr. Active Directory Administrator to join our team supporting NRC-SNCC in Rockville, MD.

TekSynap is a fast growing high-tech company that understands both the pace of technology today and the need to have a comprehensive well planned information management environment. "Technology moving at the speed of thought" embodies these principles - the need to nimbly utilize the best that information technology offers to meet the business needs of our Federal Government customers.

We offer our full-time employees a competitive benefits package to include health, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability plans, vacation time and holidays.

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Additional Job Information

  • Establish Focus
  • Change Management
  • Develop Others
  • Oral Communication
  • Written Communication
  • Interpersonal Awareness
  • Build Relationships
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Conceptual Thinking
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Technical Expertise
  • Initiative
  • Foster Innovation
  • Results Oriented
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Service


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Location: Rockville, MD
  • Type of environment: Office
  • Noise level: Low
  • Work schedule: Schedule is day shift Monday - Friday. May be requested to work evenings and weekends to meet program and contract needs.
  • Amount of Travel: Less than 10%


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to handle, feel, touch; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is regularly required to lift up to 10 pounds. The employee is frequently required to lift up to 25 pounds; and up to 50 pounds. The vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


Must be a U.S Citizen

Must successfully pass a drug screening

Active or must be able to obtain Public Trust


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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