Network Architect III
Position : Network Architect (Job# 842905-10626-1) Location : McLean, VA 22102 Duration : 12 month contract with possible direct hire for the right candidate Projected Start Date : Late July 2018 Compensation : Negotiable / Flexible Job Summary: Apex Systems is looking for an Identity Management Engineer within the Identity and Access Management organization who will be responsible for providing operational, engineering, and project support for an enterprise Identity and Directory Services environment. The Identity Management Engineer should have expert level experience supporting large-scale and highly complex Identity and Directory Service environments that include Forefront Identity Manager, Microsoft Identity Manager, Active Directory, and Microsoft Lightweight Directory Services. Individual must be self-motivated and must be able to work well in a geographically dispersed, virtual team environment. Candidates for this role should have expert level knowledge of Forefront Identity Manager / Microsoft Identity Manager and a strong foundation in other Directory Service technologies and be passionate about delivering a secure, stable and continually improving environment that enables Capital One to meet its objectives. Candidates should welcome the challenge of integrating new technologies into production as well as the opportunity to work on cloud based platforms such as AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud. Responsibilities: Provide 24x7x365 operational support of an enterprise level and highly complex Identity Management environment (ILM / FIM / MIM) Lead complex or high severity troubleshooting and incident problem resolutions with other infrastructure teams, including Active Directory, storage, messaging, server and network Plan and direct upgrades and enhancements to the identity management infrastructure. Provide extensive technical support for the existing management agents, knowledge on creating new management agents, and support new application Integrations using FIM / MIM synchronization server Migrate identity management systems from on-premises to the cloud Interact with key business IT and stakeholders to proactively identify business problems and opportunities that can be addressed with innovative technology solutions Develop and direct tests to ensure systems meet documented mission requirements Participate as a team member on projects involving Identity and Directory Services Analyze data and identify trends to facilitate root cause analysis and identify opportunities for service improvement Manage the backup and restore of FIM, MIM and LDS. Ensure the security and compliance of the environment Create and update standard operating procedure documentation Participate in capacity planning, performance monitoring and maintenance to ensure high availability and proactively identify opportunities for service improvement Basic Qualifications: High school diploma, GED or equivalent certification, or military experience Minimum of 3 years Forefront Identity Manager or Microsoft Identity Manager experience Minimum of 5 years of Identity Management technical experience that includes the operational support and implementation of complex, large-scale, enterprise level solutions Experience working in detail with FIM / MIM synchronization service, specifically creating / updating the management agents (DB/ Flat File/ AD / ADLDS), Proven experience effectively communicating technical issues\challenges to both technical and non-technical audiences. Strong communication skills (verbal, written and presentation) Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or Mathematics At least 2 years of experience in programming and scripting in languages such as C#, VBScript, PowerShell, or Python to develop complex automation scripts At least 1 year of experience with Windows Azure, AWS or other public Cloud technologies. Hands on experience of Forefront Identity Manager and Microsoft Identity Manager tools. Experience synchronizing between on-premises and cloud based directories such as Azure AD and Google Cloud Domain Directory If interested in applying, please send an updated resume (in a .DOC format please) to Anthony at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] for consideration. Please include this in your subject line: " McLean - Network Architect - July 2018"