System Engineer

Fast Switch

System Engineer

System Engineer #426530
Job Description:
This System Engineer will join the team responsible for developing and testing directory services components that support enterprise systems and applications, development of procedures, processes and scripts in the IT Operations Security Service department. The position requires someone capable of managing multiple complex, technical projects with multiple stakeholders, and who is proficient across multiple disciplines (planning, requirements gathering, and validation, system design, development, testing, automation, and implementation).
 
Due to global usage of the enterprise directories, this position provides the unique opportunity to engage with multiple business, operational, engineering, and development teams. The position requires strong communication and interpersonal skills, and the candidate must be a motivated self-starter and self-learner.
 
Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Propose, analyze and optimize enterprise directory services design and procedures, develop architecture changes and related documentation, evaluate vendor products, solutions and develop in-house tools, processes, procedures, scripts and programs for Active Directory and ADLDS/ADAM to be used by operations personnel.
  • Build and operate non-production directory environments for testing and packaging configuration changes.
  • Lead internal technical consultations and L3 support with systems engineers, developers, business personnel, directory service consumers, and external product vendors for application integration.
  • Manage and complete project backlog tasks.
  • Peer review systems changes for team members.
  • Develop a big picture view of the enterprise and find solutions to complex problems from a directory services, security, and authentication perspective.
Skills Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science or related discipline.
  • Deep knowledge of Active Directory and Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services, LDAP
  • Strong Windows OS administration experience. Multi-platform (Linux/Unix/Mac) OS experience preferred.
  • Strong development/shell scripting experience required - PowerShell, command shell
Experience Preferred:
  • Virtualization, systems monitoring/tuning, antivirus
Experience Required:
  • 3+ of Active Directory management.
  • Strong knowledge of security related topics including directories, identity management provisioning, synchronization, federation, authentication and authorization, white-hat/blue team activities.
  • Ability to develop new skills and understand new technology with minimal knowledge or training
  • Must be able to work with a team and individually, remotely, with minimal guidance, self-starter.
  • Experience with risk-based security controls and IT policies, highly available systems and disaster recover\business continuity procedures
 Experience Preferred:
  • Large enterprise experience (10,000+ seats),
  • Additional development experience- .Net, VB/VBScript, perl, bash, HTML, XML, JSON, markdown, VSCode, GitHub, shared coding practices, Agile and DevOps principles.
  • Experience with other enterprise application/infrastructure/security components (identity management, Azure/cloud, SharePoint, DNS, certificate services, federation/SSO, data loss prevention, firewalls, IIS, and SQL, authentication protocols, GPO/registries).
  • Daily usage of common modern enterprise collaboration tools and procedures is expected (Office, MS Project, Visio, instant messaging, remote desktop, VPN, VOIP).
 Education Required:
  • S. Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in the requested field
 Additional Info:
 
At Fast Switch – Great Lakes (FSGL), Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.
We at FSGL, have been doing this for 22 years with pride, dedication and plain old-fashioned hard work.
We're a financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:
 
  • Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
 
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
One of our pride points as that in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press.
To view all of our open positions, please go to: https://clientapps.jobadder.com/45103/fast-switch
Follow us on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/FastSwitchGL
Follow us on Instagram at: https://www.instagram.com/fastswitchgl/
Find us on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/company/fast-switch-great-lakes
And you can become a fan of Fast Switch on Facebook at: https://tinyurl.com/v4p9yy7