Trace Systems

  • Active Directory, Senior SME

    Posted Date 1 year ago(1 year ago)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Job Locations
    US-AZ-Sierra Vista
  • Overview

    Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded in 1999 to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad–– whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.


    Job Description: Active Directory, Senior SME


    Job Location:  Sierra Vista, AZ


    Security Clearance Active Secret Clearance with Tier 5 Investigation (SSBI)


    Certification: DoD 8570 applicable certifications for IAT Level II

    Job Responsibilities

    The Active Directory (AD) Senior SME will operate, monitor, sustain, and secure the Active Directory Enterprise Forest, to include the forest, domains, and all remote domain controllers (DC) on multiple Department of Defense (DoD) networks at multiple locations.  Typical daily duties will include:

    • Perform daily and weekly preventive maintenance on all CONUS Domain Controllers IAW Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) and Standing Operating Procedures (SOPs).
    • Create and sustain Group Policy Objects to meet theater, installation, and organizational requirements.
    • Coordinate and work with other forest owners and installation or organization administrators to correct user account data duplication and other user data problems.
    • Configure, operate, sustain, and secure the Public Key Infrastructure / Certificate Authority (PKI/CA) servers/enclaves in support of certificate auto-generation/issuance to all network devices.
    • Provide Microsoft Exchange support.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Minimum five (5) years demonstrated/practical hands-on experience working in a DoD enterprise Active Directory environment.
    • Familiarization with the DoD Public Key Infrastructure (PKI).
    • Working knowledge of Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Guides (STIG) for Windows operating systems and AD.


    Required Certifications:

    • DOD 8570 applicable certifications for IAT level II
    • Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional -- Enterprise Administrator (MCITP:EQ) or current highest level of Microsoft certification for AD


    This position supports a 24/7 watch section.  Must be willing to work shifts.

    Security Clearance

    • Active Secret Clearance with Tier 5 Investigation (SSBI)


    To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at:      #jointracesystems


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    Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.



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