Active Directory Senior Systems Administrator

Active Directory Senior Systems Administrator

Category: Database Administration
City: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Position ID: J0122-0763
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:


.Active Directory Services
◦Active Directory troubleshooting of domains and provide L3 support for incident management.
◦Active Directory consolidation & migration activities.
◦Apply standard group security policies.
◦Provide support to application teams for application integration.

Define OU tree and delegations.

Deliver package to create groups, service accounts, policies and delegation model.

Ensure security level of new trusted AD forest.

Set trust relationships.
◦Help with users/resources/applications migration.

Data Management
◦Administer / Support file services and DFS.
◦Manage CIFS shares and permissions, on multi-sites environment.
◦Merge / Reorganization of Folders / Shares.
◦Support infrastructure providing end users data in his/her workplace (DFS, Login Script, File Share Service).
◦Review capacity planning (share occupancy and forecast)

Account Management
◦Provide support to application teams for management of their Accounts/Groups/Admin-Accounts in Active directory, using either standard Microsoft tools, homemade provisioning tools or external Identity Management solution.
◦Create groups in Active Directory to support Projects/Needs.


Technical Skills:
•Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and 2016.
•Microsoft Active Directory ◦DNS, NTP, DHCP, resplication, trusts

•Strong authentication.
•PKI Management.
•ADFS & Office365.
•Data Management (CIFS, ACL NTFS, DFS).
•Scripting (Visual Basic, Powershell)
•Azure (AD connect)

•Experience in troubleshooting.
•Experience in consolidation activities.
•Experience in working with stakeholders and other technical teams to collect business and technical requirements and desing AD integration with entreprise solutions.
•Basic understanding of Project Management.
•Architecture/design and implementation experience
•Agile practices are a plus
•Your client oriented, and you’d like to teach and explain in a simple way complex problematic
•You are comfortable using communication tooling (like PowerPoint, digital tools, workshops,

Desired / Plus:
•Agile practices are a plus

Experience Needed:
•Minimum 3-5 (Intermediate) infrastructure support.
•Minimum 3-5 (Intermediate) Active Directory infrastructure support.
•Minimum 2-4 Years’ Scripting/PowerShell development.
•Minimum 2-4 Years’ Windows Server 2008 / 2012 / 2016 installation and support.

Educational Requirements:
•Bachelors degree, DEC or equivelent technical Certifications

•Bilingual English/French a plus but not required

What you can expect from us:

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