MS Active Directory Admin


Houston, TX

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 9 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

We are looking for MS Active Directory Admin for our client in Houston, TX

Job Title: MS Active Directory Admin

Job Location: Houston, TX

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

Essential Job Duties:

  • The Active Directory Engineer will be a member of the Active Directory support team (Level 3).
  • This person will support and maintain Microsoft Active Directory, ADFS and related Identity and Access Management applications.
  • This person will participate in upgrades, security patching, maintenance and monitoring of MS Active Directory and other Identity and Access Management applications.
  • This person will participate in 24/7 on-callresponsibilities in response to emergency situations.
  • This person will coordinate with engineering teams for major projects and upgrades.
  • This person will develop junior staff to become proficient in Active Directory support and administration.


  • Bachelor Degree in MIS, Computer Science, or equivalent.
  • Senior level 7+ years of IT experience, with minimum 5+ years of administration of large Microsoft Active Directory environments.
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory replication configurations
  • Expert knowledge of FSMO roles assignment
  • Expert knowledge of designing, planning and implementation on GPO's
  • Proficient in doing recovery of AD Domain Controllers, DNS, WINS, DHCP servers
  • Expert knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, WINS protocols, and implementations and support of above.
  • Proficient in health, security and capacity monitoring of MS Active Directory
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Azure cloud and Azure Active Directory relates support activities

Desired Qualifications:

  • Other relevant Microsoft or security certifications