IDAM Support Engineer

City of London
18 Aug 2017
15 Sep 2017
Mustafa Miah
Clearance Level
Job Type

IDAM Support Engineer

6 - 12 months contract - London - DV Clearance


*** This position will require successful candidates to be DV Cleared prior to being allowed to work on onsite with the client organisation.

We will accept candidate who are SC Cleared AND are eligible to undertake DV Clearance.

Candidates must meet a very strict eligibility criteria to be considered for security vetting, therefore we highly recommend that you research this level of clearance and eligibility criteria before applying to avoid any disappointment ***

Role Profile

On behalf of our undisclosed client operating within the Security Cleared sector, Capita is managing a major recruitment drive to recruit a highly talented and skilled IDAM Support Engineer to join and enhance a fast-growing and innovative Identity and Access Management (IDAM) Support team in maintaining and monitoring key components of the Identity Infrastructure.

In this role, you will be ensuring all supported components provide the level of availability and capacity as required, provide subject matter expertise in various areas and contribute to a continuous service improvement ethos within the team.

You will also be required to provide technical support to various project streams and engage with external suppliers ensuring the service receives value from these relationships.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide support to Windows Active Directory Domain Services and Security Infrastructure in a varied and growing IT environment.
  • Liaise with other teams in both the Support and Project areas to progress and implement changes and tasks.
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd line support of the Active Directory Domain Services in all corporate environments and provide support for Privileged User Account Management and corporate IDAM solutions.
  • Respond with 2nd and 3rd Line Support for incidents and IT service requests; take ownership of problems and resolve calls logged with the team. Assist with proactive monitoring and daily checks to avert incidents.
  • Follow the corporate change process and ensure implementation of changes in accordance with processes.
  • Help to maintain the integrity of the Identity Management services; follow industry standards and recommended designs and practices by vendors such as Microsoft and RedHat.
  • Due to demands and fast paced environment there may be occasions to work outside of normal working hours in support of, for example disaster recovery tests or critical project changes.
  • Support of FIM/MIM and its integration with HR systems and Active Directory.
  • Candidate Profile & Experience

    We are seeking the IDAM Support Engineer to hit the ground running with excellent written and verbal communication skills that has the ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team whilst also adhering to project and work timelines/schedules.

    To be successful we require you to have the following key skills and breadth of knowledge:

  • Minimum of 3 years+ experience and certification in administering Windows Server Infrastructure hosting environment (2008/2012)
  • Working experience of administering Linux Systems.
  • Experience of working with Two Factor Authentication (RSA) and PKI/Certificate technologies.
  • Working knowledge of PowerShell and experience in developing automated processes.
  • Working experience of FIM/MIM.
  • Experience administering DNS and DHCP.
  • Good working knowledge of firewalls and network protocols.
  • Knowledge of system security, system integration principles and technologies.
  • Disaster recovery planning and testing.
  • Anti-Virus
  • Experience managing Forefront Identity Manager/Microsoft Identity Manager.
  • Experience installing, upgrading and/or managing Forefront Identity Manager/Microsoft Identity Manager.
  • If you meet the above, we will offer you the chance to work within a challenging, yet interesting environment that will allow you the opportunity to play a crucial role in making significant differences to our project programme.

    We are also offering an excellent daily rate, 6 - 12 Months contract with the option to extend the contract based on your own personal performance and the opportunity to be sponsored for DV Clearance.

    INTERESTED??? Do you have the talent, skillset and experience that we need???

    Then please apply with your most recent copy of your CV, ensuring all dates of current and past work history is correct and up-to-date.

    Capita is committed to recruiting a workforce that reflects the diverse communities that our clients serve. We are committed to a policy of equal opportunities and welcome applications from all suitably qualified people, regardless of your gender, age, disability, marital status, race, ethnic origin, sexual orientation or religion.

    Capita TRACS is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered is those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

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