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Senior AD Administrator

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
Kelly Services is looking for a **Senior AD Administrator** to join our clients team in Chicago, IL (completely remote but manager is looking for someone within 100 miles of the city).


Senior AD Administrator


Chicago, IL (fully remote)


Competitive Salary and benefits package


Direct Hire through Kelly Services with client


Hours: 9am-3pm mandatory, flexible on the rest but must work 37.5 hours weekly


MUST be fully vaccinated and boosted


**Job Summary:**


Under general direction, administers and supports a mixed environment of directory services consisting of Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition, and Okta Universal Directory. Responsible for architecting and implementing solutions that enhance directory services in support of business priorities. Contributes to decisions on project and infrastructure needs, including the evaluation of server technologies, languages, platforms, and frameworks. Actively participates in regional and national Identity and Access Management (IAM) communities and organizations as appropriate. Works with users, business analysts and technical staff to resolve problems and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements. Addresses problems related to systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platforms. Diagnoses and repairs system failures. Provides on-call support for problem resolution. Takes an active role in developing departmental policies and procedures, as they relate to the use of Directory Services.


**Day- to- Day Breakdown:**


**70%**


+ Provides tier two ticket support for all IAM services

+ Provides tier one and tier two ticket support for the Directory

+ Creates documentation (knowledge base articles) for IAM services

+ Creates short instructional videos for IAM services

+ Trains and mentors student Support Analysts

+ Helps to keep recurring projects, such as the Directory Reviewer Refresh, on track and current


**25%**


+ Works with the University divisions and departments to gather requirements for projects and updates to current services

+ Develops requirements and feedback into documentation that can be used to further IAM development of new services or refinement of current services


**5%**


+ Other duties as assigned


**Education:**


_Required: -_ College degree


**Experience:**


_Required:_


+ 3-5 years of advanced experience in all aspects of Active Directory Architecture and Administration (Schema, Replication, DNS, Permissions flow, Trust Management, Group Policy Management, Backup/Recovery, Security)

+ 3-5 years of general Windows Server administration

+ 2 years administering Azure Active Directory

+ PowerShell or equivalent scripting experience (python / C#)


_Preferred:_


LDAP Administration experience (example: ODSEE/OpenLDAP/OpenDJ/etc.)


Working knowledge of Azure Active Directory Connect and administering Microsoft 365


+ Previous experience with Privileged Access Management

+ Previous experience in Identity & Access Management

+ Familiarity with Okta

+ Familiarity with SQL and ability to write simple queries

+ Familiarity with using the Linux Operating System

+ Working knowledge of Firewalls and troubleshooting firewall and network issues

+ Working knowledge of 3rd party and Microsoft CA certificate management

+ Previous experience mentoring junior resources


**Job Competencies:**


_Required:_


Professional and effective written and oral communication skills


Ability to use analytical and quantitative skills and diagnostic techniques to resolve problems


Ability to manage complex technical details


Familiarity with project management and business analyst processes and methodology


Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical staff


Ability to effectively converse with, and listen to, all levels of users to understand their environment and the impact of system changes


Sensitivity to the cultural requirements on a campus for collegial and participative interactions.


Ability to work in a collaborative team environment


Confidentiality related to sensitive University matters such as, strategic initiatives, trade secrets, quiet periods, and scientific discoveries yet to be put in the public domain


Confidentiality related to personal information access


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **Technology?**


Looking to put your tech expertise to work on todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects? By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll gain direct connections to top companies around the globe. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. In a world where change is the only constant, our extensive network of industry relationships and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, make an impact, and grow your tech career.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-23 Expires: 2022-10-24

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