Manager Senior Directory Services Engineer

Capital One
Richmond, Virginia
Nov 09, 2021
Dec 08, 2021
Full Time
Locations: VA - Richmond, United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Manager Senior Directory Services Engineer

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? We experiment and innovate leveraging the latest technologies, engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking. We make a difference for 65 million customers.

At Capital One, you'll be part of a group of makers, breakers, doers, and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We want you to be curious and ask "what if"?

Do you have experience with Microsoft's Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, AWS Directory Services, Microsoft AD on AWS, Google Cloud Directory, similar LDAP or cloud vendor based platform? Possess an innate desire to learn and work on new and exciting technology and design solutions that push the boundaries of bleeding edge technologies as it relates to identity and directory services today and into the future? If so, then this opportunity might be for you.

Capital One is looking for an experienced Sr. Directory Services Engineer to help drive the enterprise directory strategy forward for the Identity and Access Management organization. As a member of the Directory Services Platform team within Identity and Directory Services, the Sr. Directory Services Engineer will be responsible for developing, engineering, deploying and supporting comprehensive solutions based on a client's unique and complex requirements and problems as they relate to identity and directory services. The Sr. Engineer will also be responsible for identifying opportunities for the automation of tasks, processes, or entire solutions and acting on them, as well as identifying any opportunities for improvement in the environment.

Candidates for this role should have expert level knowledge and experience with complex enterprise level Active Directory environments and other enterprise LDAP platforms. Candidates should be passionate about delivering a highly secure and stable environment with an eye for continuous improvement. The individual should have experience with integrating new and emerging technologies into an environment and welcomes the opportunity to work on cloud based platforms from AWS, Microsoft, and Google.

  • Analyze, design, and support a highly complex, enterprise level Active Directory service in a hybrid on-premises and cloud hosted environment.
  • Manage enterprise identity cloud directories including Microsoft Azure AD, AWS Microsoft AD, and Google Cloud Domain Directory.
  • Translate business needs into workable technology solutions that meet the needs of internal customers.
  • Participate in or lead troubleshooting and incident resolution of complex high severity incidents
  • Develop automated solutions using scripts and cloud based server-less computing platforms
  • Develop detailed architecture, standards, design, and implementation documentation
  • Analyze the current Directory Services environment to identify both technical and operational opportunities and develop continuous improvement action plans.
  • Participate in disaster recovery, capacity planning, performance monitoring and maintenance to ensure high availability.

Keywords: Active Directory, Windows, Microsoft, Azure, Azure AD, AWS, Google Cloud, GCP, Powershell, IAM, Directory Services, LDAP, GSuite

Basic Qualifications
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent certification
  • At least 5 years of experience with Active Directory
  • At least 5 years of experience with engineering, operational support, and implementation of enterprise solutions
  • At least 3 years of experience with Windows security, delegation of permissions, and group policy management
  • At least 3 years of experience with Windows Server 2012 or 2016 Active Directory

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Security, Engineering or Mathematics
  • 2 + years of experience supporting Active Directory in a cloud hosted environment from AWS, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud Platform
  • 2 + years of experience with cloud-based directories such as Microsoft Azure, AWS Microsoft AD, and Google Cloud Domain Directory
  • 2 + years of experience supporting PKI and Active Directory Certificate Services
  • 2 + years of experience developing complex scripts in PowerShell, VBScript, JavaScript, Python or other languages to develop automated solutions

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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