Job Description :
Request ID: BL-9253-1 (912390324)

Active Directory/Windows Admin with PKI/HSM (must), GPO, imaging, VPN, networking, PCI/NIST (must), DR, RDP, Pub1075, Hybrid Cloud and Shell Scripting experience

Location: Columbia SC
Duration: 12+ Months Hrs/Wk: 40.00

REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
IN DEPTH PKI KNOWLEDGE
IN DEPTH HSM KNOWLEDGE
ACTIVE DIRECTORY MAINTENANCE
GPO CREATION AND MAINTENANCE
CREATION OF WORKSTATION IMAGES FOR LATEST VERSIONS / BUILDS
REMOTE USER VPN MAINTENANCE
CREATION OF ALL ELEVATED ACCOUNTS AND GROUPS
CREATION OF MANAGED SERVICE ACCOUNTS
Knowledge of networking protocols, including TCP/IP, HTTP, DNS, MLLP, NDMP, NTP
Experience in projects involving PCI/ NIST regulations, implementations and / or audits
Change Management
Disaster Recovery
Organizational Skills
Verbal Communication Skills
Written Communication Skills

PREFERRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
RDP MAINTENANCE
INITIAL SYSTEM HARDENING OF ALL SERVERS BUILT IN THE NETWORKS.
DAILY PRODUCTION ISSUES.
MANAGING WINDOWS 2012/2016/2019 SERVERS
Experience in projects involving Pub1075 regulations, implementations and / or audits
HYBRID CLOUD ARCHITECTURE
Shell Scripting

REQUIRED EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:
A Bachelor’s degree in information technology systems, computer science, or related field and two (2) years of experience in information technology systems or related area, an Associate’s degree in information technology systems, computer science, or related field and four (4) years of experience in information technology systems or related area, or a High School diploma and six (6) years of experience in information technology systems or related area.

PREFERRED EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:
VENDOR/PRODUCT CERTIFICATION WITH PKI & HSM
Multiple Industry Certifications in field. MCP, MCSE, VMWare

Experience
Administrative Verbal Communication Skills Yes 1 Advanced Within 6 Months 4 – 6 Years
Administrative Written Communication Skills Yes 1 Advanced Within 6 Months 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories Active Directory Yes 1 Advanced Within 6 Months 4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories VPN – virtual private network Yes 1 Advanced Within 6 Months 4 – 6 Years
Protocols HTTP Yes 1 Advanced Within 6 Months 4 – 6 Years
Quality Assurance (QA) Disaster Recovery Yes 1 Advanced Within 6 Months 4 – 6 Years

Remote Work Availability: 0%

SCOPE OF THE PROJECT:
This specific Statement of Work is for a contractor that demonstrates an expert knowledge of Active Directory administration and the designing, implementing and supporting agency environments within a PCI/NIST/PUB1075 environment. contractor must demonstrate an expert knowledge of DNS, DHCP, and GPO. See Required Skills section for specifics. General duties include managing internal agency Domain Controllers for agency and branch offices, effectively researching and provide guidance leading to solutions with our strategic direction initiatives, monitoring Active Directory infrastructure and security, assisting in supporting disaster recover/failover scenarios.
This individual will need to work with Active Directory and SCCM group to understand requirements for this area. Under general supervision, the contractor will serve as an engineer reporting directly to a functional manager. Contractor will be a team member that ensures the stability and integrity of data, and server services through monitoring, maintenance, support, and optimization of all server infrastructure. This individual has 24/7 on-call responsibilities shared with the group.

DAILY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
Non-Technical
– Effectively interact and communicate with peer to Director-level IT professionals.
– Provide feedback to team regarding product issues, enhancements and new features.
– Must have initiative, drive and be a self-starter.
– Ability to ask pertinent questions of others.
– Proactively seek to identify, communicate and implement process related improvements.
– Effectively manage multiple tasks and activities concurrently and able to provide periodic status updates to key stakeholders
– Collaborate extensively with peers and management to resolve client issues while actively contributing to a growing knowledge network that improves the effectiveness of our team and the information available to our clients.
– Prioritize numerous issues of varying severity, and effectively manage the resolution of all issues within accepted service levels. This includes ownership of the data entered into the Helpdesk system and appropriately updating both client and appropriate employees of status of all issues on a timely basis.
– Good customer skills, be attentive to detail, and responsive to customer tickets.
Technical
– Troubleshoot and recommend technical solutions for customer issues related to PKI/ HSM and backup configuration and recovery.
– Develop workaround solutions as appropriate.
– Perform equipment and software upgrades
– Maintain familiarity with current computer and network products
– Adhere to corporate information security guidelines and promote information security among coworkers
– Performs other duties and special projects as assigned.