Senior Active Directory & Windows Technical Specialist

Competitive | Watford | Contract
Posted 22 days ago

IQ are currently looking to recruit a Senior Active Directory & Windows Technical Specialist to work for a leading Global IT Solutions client based in Hertfordshire.

Role: Senior Active Directory & Windows Technical Specialist
Rate: £350-£400 per day
Contract: 6 Months
Location: Hertfordshire

The role:
• This is a dedicated technical specialist role that is tasked as being a subject matter expert and technical escalation point within the area if Identity Management and the core Windows platform infrastructure.
• The role will act as an escalation point for L2 and L3 Engineer’s within the Operations Team and provide technical guidance to support and mentor colleagues for complex technical issues within their area of expertise.
• The Senior Active Directory & Windows Technical Specialist will work within the bounds and constraints defined by Service Design and Service Operation.
• This role is a technical specialist position within Service Design and, whilst the focus is on currently Active Directory Domain Services, IDaaS Azure Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services and core Windows platform services, the incumbent is expected to competently work across many areas of Service Design including security.
• There additionally is the requirement for the incumbent to research and stay current with technical developments and industry trends within their technical remit. They will be required to contribute to designs and initiatives under the guidance of the Server\OS Architect.

Relevant work experience:
• Minimum of 5 years specialist technical experience in developing and supporting industry standard Identity Management solutions such as on-premises Active Directory Domain Services, IDaaS Azure Active Directory, Azure Active Directory Connect, Microsoft Identity Manager, Active Directory Federation Services and other x500 compliant LDAP directory services.
• Minimum of 5 years specialist technical experience as an escalation point for building, Implementing and Maintaining Windows Server (2008, 2012 and 2016) based solutions and advanced working experience with core Windows Server related service technologies, such as;
o Clustering
o DHCP and DNS, DFS File Services & IP Printing
• Minimum 5 year working experience with the following Server Virtualization technologies;
o VMWare Infrastructure 4.x and 5.x
o Hyper-V
• Minimum 3 years working experience of the System Center Suite including Operations Manager, Virtual Machine Manager
• Experience in developing and supporting a large complex Identity Management platform which contains in excess of 5,000 users.
• Minimum 3 years working experience with antivirus products like Trend or similar
• Technical understanding of TCP/IP protocol (OSI Model, Protocol Analysis).
• Minimum of 3 years working experience of best practice tools such as Microsoft MBSA, and investigative RAP analysis.

Professional Qualifications:
• MCSA Windows Server
• MCSE Server Infrastructure
• MCSE Cloud Platform & Infrastructure
• Experience with Microsoft Operations Management Suite & Microsoft Intune
• Experience working with vendors on infrastructure related issues
• Knowledge of ITIL framework and PRINCE 2 methodology.

If you are interested and would like to receive more information please click APPLY and send CV's to emma.gilder@interquestgroup.com OR call Emma on: 01892 553 226

For more information about this role, please contact:

Emma Gilder

emma.gilder@interquestgroup.com
01892 553 226

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