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National Active Directory Engineer
Govcio LLC Fairfax, VA

National Active Directory Engineer

Govcio LLC
Fairfax, VA
Expired: December 06, 2023 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $95,000 to $100,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time

GovCIO is currently hiring for an National Active Directory (NAD) Migration Engineer to assist our client's Directory Services Team's Architects in support of three (3) Work Streams, Inter-Forest User Migrations, Account Management and Provisioning, and Active Directory Infrastructure & Enterprise Solutions. The position is located in Washington, DC and is a full remote or hybrid remote position.


Inter-Forest User Migrations (Quest Migration Manager for AD)

Activity strengths for this work stream will include, but are not limited to:

  • Demonstrate strong understanding of AD Attributes, LDAP Queries, PowerShell Scripting to Modify AD Attributes, Group Policy Analysis, GPO Preference Configuration, Workstation Configurations, Browser Configuration Settings, familiarity with VMView and other Applications that integrated with Active Directory.
  • Articulate and communicate skills with System Administrators.

Account Management and Provisioning (Quest ActiveRoles Server/Quest Quick Connect)

Activity strengths for this work stream will include, but are not limited to:

  • Grant permission natively to various Microsoft Built-In Groups and perform Active Directory Administrative Functions
  • Demonstrate knowledge of native permissions granted when building AD objects, knowledge of permissions granted natively to Built-In Groups via GPOs and/or Local Policies.
  • Create Training Manuals, Presentation Decks using Microsoft Office Products.
  • Deliver On-Site and On-Line training to Active Directory System Administrators.

Active Directory Infrastructure & Enterprise Solutions

Activity strengths for this work stream will include, but are not limited to:

  • Read product documentation to conceptualize and implement solutions, build Domain Controllers and Member Servers to support Enterprise Solutions.
  • Configure Active Directory Server Roles (CAs, IIS, File/Print, DNS).
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of GPOs, AD Sites, Replication Topology, and native AD troubleshooting tools.


  • Bachelor's degree with 10 years or (commensurate experience) or Master's degree and 7 years of experience

Required Skills and Experience
  • 5+ years of experience in Active Directory migrations, design, and implementations
  • VMWare and Microsoft Certifications (MCSA 2012, MCITP-SA or EA 2008) are a must.
  • Solid experience working with large complex Active Directory Migrations as a Sr. Migration Engineer
  • Advanced knowledge in AD architecture and infrastructure (LDAP, Directory Replication, group policy, security, schema changes, Domain Controllers management)
  • Advanced knowledge of DNS, Kerberos, Windows Authentication and Single Sign On (SSO)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Certificate Services / PKI infrastructure
  • Advance knowledge of Windows Server 2012, 2016 and 2019
  • Strong TCP/IP networking knowledge
  • Good understanding of business issues and technical solutions encountered during the migration of single forest or multi-forest Active Directory environments
  • Demonstrate strong analytical, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills related to Application remediation
  • A proven track record of executing on successful Active Directory migrations s for customers, prospects, or clients
  • Strong learning aptitude and ability to learn new technologies independently
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, commitments, and projects
  • Must be Self-motivated and passionate
  • Must have excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Positive attitude towards change and ability to adapt
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment and interact with all levels of management as well as customers
  • Knowledge of identity life cycle onboarding and offboarding processes
  • Clearance Required: Must be able to successfully acquire and maintain a US Courts public trust

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Working knowledge of Quest Migration Manager for AD preferred
  • Knowledge of Identity & Access Management concepts is a plus
  • Knowledge of ADFS, MFA and SSO is a plus

Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers-people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can't do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things - for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.

Posted Pay Range

The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an "at-will position" and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Posted Salary Range

USD $95,000.00 - USD $100,000.00 /Yr.


Govcio LLC

4000 Legato Road

Fairfax, VA
22033 USA



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