Sr. Active Directory Services Engineer

in Bluemont, VA

Sr. Active Directory Services Engineer Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID


  • Job Location

    Bluemont, VA 20135, US

  • Job Category

    Engineering & Technology

  • Job Type


  • Clearance Level

    Top Secret

  • Career Level


  • Travel


Job Description

BAE Systems is seeking a Senior Azure and Multi-cloud Directory Services Engineer to support our customer in the northern Virginia area. This position will provide support for the client's employees and customers, and will be part of an existing team who provides technical assistance for our re-hosting and ongoing O&M support for the customer’s enterprise systems. Work will be performed in a multi-cloud environment. The Candidate must possess an active Top Secret Security Clearance.

  • Provide planning, design, implementation, integration, and operational support for Microsoft Active Directory & Azure AD/Entra ID in a hybrid and multi-cloud environment.
  • Handle the configuration, management, of all the core Identity & access management (IAM) services and tools to manage and support the enterprise environment.
  • Lead the analysis, deployments and support for all IAM integration needs including Multi Factor Authentication & Single Sign On solutions.
  • Manage all the IAM monitoring and proactively identify and remediate all the security risks and vulnerabilities to the Directory Services environment.
  • Serve as a technical escalation engineer for all hybrid/multi-cloud identity and directory service technologies related issues and needs.
  • Be able to thoroughly research and come up with the required IAM solutions and development of automation processes for the business needs.
  • Be able to handle root cause analysis and problem management effectively for the IAM environment.
  • Proactively identify areas of improvements, opportunity for innovations and ways to enhance the IAM solutions and directory services environment.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

    • 5+ years’ experience with AD/Azure AD/Entra ID in an enterprise mission critical IT environment managing all identity and directory services needs and solutions
    • 5+ years’ experience with ADFS/Azure MFA/Single Sign on integrations
    • 5+ years’ experience integrating AD/Azure AD with other 3rd party IAM solutions like OKTA
    • Strong experience in troubleshooting and solving IAM issues and integration needs in a complex cloud environments
    • Excellent knowledge and experience in developing and maintaining standards, processes, proactively identifying and remediating issues/gaps in the IAM environment.
    • Excellent communication, presentation, and customer relationship skills
    • Experience working with cross-functional teams (Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, Business Analysts).
    • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
    • “Can-do” attitude, proactive and resourceful.

Typical Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related IT or Engineering field, or equivalent experience. Typically a BS Degree and 10 years' work experience or equivalent experience.

The Candidate must possess an active Top Secret Security ClearancePreferred Education, Experience, & Skills Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related IT field
  • 7+ years of experience with Azure AD/Entra ID and other IAM solutions in an enterprise environment
  • Experience supporting multi-cloud environment and IAM integrations involving Azure, Oracle, Google and AWS cloud providers.
  • Experience in developing Infrastructure as Code automations using Terraform or Azure automation tools and services.
  • Experience in developing PowerShell, YAML and Python scripts for automation needs.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in Identity governance, privileged access management and industry standards and protocols utilized for IAM solutions.

Pay Information
Full-Time Salary Range: $126610 - $215270

Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience.

Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That’s BAE Systems. That’s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

Additional Information

Who We Are

You're used to protecting what matters most.

Throughout your career in the military, you've been dedicated to improving security, defending freedom and making the world a safer place. Now you can continue that commitment through cyber operations, intelligence analysis, and building combat vehicles and electronic systems. We’re proud to provide solutions and services that advance the strength and security of America and our allies – and we’re honored to offer an environment where veterans and reservists can continue doing mission-centered work. In all that we do, we are guided by our company values – trusted, innovative and bold – understanding that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it that underpins our success.
+ The Organization

Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.

+ The Culture

We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.

+ The Work

Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.

+ The Opportunity

On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.

+ The People

We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.

+ The Reward

See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.

What We Offer

+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)

This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.

+ Camo to Corporate (Est. 2013)

Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.

Perks & Benefits

  • Veterans Support Network
    Veterans Support Network +-

    The mission of the Veterans Support Network is to help connect former service members, active duty members, reservists and those who are supportive of the Armed Services.

  • Health & Wellness
    Health & Wellness +-

    We offer medical plans that take great care of you and your family’s health and well-being. These include medical plans, prescription drugs, dental and vision, along with incentive programs and health saving and spending accounts.

  • Time Away From Work
    Time Away From Work +-

    Paid Time Off (PTO) provides you with paid time away from work that you can use for vacation, personal time, personal illness, or to care for dependents. You can accumulate up to a maximum of 400 PTO hours.

  • Military Leave
    Military Leave +-

    Full-time and part-time employees who serve in the military reserves are eligible to take paid and unpaid leaves of absence to perform military duty.

  • Employee Assistance Program
    Employee Assistance Program +-

    The EAP offers confidential support to manage personal issues, such as stress, family issues, and substance abuse.

  • Employee Discount Programs
    Employee Discount Programs +-

    BAE Systems partners with Beneplace to offer exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services.

  • Tuition Reimbursement
    Tuition Reimbursement +-

    Lifelong employee learning is critical to both your personal growth and that of BAE Systems as a trusted, innovative, and bold organization. That’s why we offer a tuition reimbursement program, so you can pursue advanced education to help further your career.

  • Adoption Assistance
    Adoption Assistance +-

    You can be reimbursed up to $4,000 for qualified adoption expenses through the Adoption Assistance program.

  • Financial Wellness
    Financial Wellness +-

    Plan for today, save for tomorrow. Our programs support your goals at every stage of life. These programs include 401(k) savings plans, life and accident insurance, disability coverage, home, auto, and pet insurance and legal planning.

Our Partners

G.I Jobs Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Job Mission Joining Forces Soldier for Life American Association of People with Disabilities

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