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Active Directory IT Security Specialist – Eden Prairie, MN or
AFTON MN 55001
Category: Health Care Industry , Insurance
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90671510

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Active Directory IT Security Specialist – Eden Prairie, MN or
Participate and operate on large scale implementation from medium to high complexity of Active Directory environments, participating in engineering and operational responsibilities on the team to accomplish initiatives and tasks. This role would participate in the work intake, act as an advisor for application teams and business owners looking to connect their service(s) or application(s) to Active Directory, and assist in the tactical and strategic tasks within larger projects and objectives. Additionally, this individual is a key resource in the organization's effort to migrate, consolidate, and simplify Active Directory environments from mergers and acquisitions. Deliverables include independent or participation in group efforts, leadership of small groups to perform specific goals or objectives, clear communication of issues and goals met, technical documentation, investigation/research of unusual Active Directory activity, participation in the 24x7 On-Call rotation, and on-going stability and performance monitoring of Active Directory. You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S.
as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities:Provide subject matter expertise on large scale implementations of medium to high complexityAct as an advisor on best practices for designing a robust architecture to enable the businessMaintain industry leading knowledge of current and emerging technologies, products, and trends related to Active Directory architecture and managementParticipating in the definition and assisting programs that support the enterprise strategy and architecture for secure access management services, mechanisms and safeguardsWork in active partnership with stakeholders to understand business requirements and develop supporting security principles and objectives that will enable the secure growth and evolution of UnitedHealth Group (and communicating those requirements to security and risk management stakeholders throughout the enterprise)Contributing to consistent patterns and frameworks to evolve the company's security architecture and a clear, comprehensive security framework (and promoting those requirements through partnership with enterprise architecture and IT governance functions)Providing consulting to business owners and application teams in addressing their requirements to connect their application(s) or service(s) to Active DirectoryParticipating in the 24x7 On-Call rotation supporting the Active Directory infrastructureRecommending changes, when appropriate, to security policies and control standards and operational practices Required Qualifications:8+ years of IT experience5+ years of experience designing, managing, or maintaining Active Directory environments for a large enterprise, or as a consultant to large organizationsKnowledge of AD architecture, infrastructure, platform, and data securitySpecific experience in architecture, engineering, deployment and/or operational management of enterprise access management solutionsPreferred Qualifications:PowerShell scripting experienceSystem Center Operations Manager (SCOM) experienceSystem Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) experienceSoft Skills:Demonstrable knowledge of troubleshooting Active Directory infrastructure issues (e.g.
replication issues, authentication issues, performance issues, etc.)Demonstrable collaboration, communication, conflict resolution, and problem solving skillsDemonstrated knowledge in SaaS, PaaS, IaaS or Cloud computing environmentsFamiliarity with IT Governance standards including ITIL and CoBITPowerShell or other scripting/programming languageWorking knowledge of utilizing monitoring tools (e.g.
SCOM) to monitor and alert on Active Directory functionality and performanceDemonstrable knowledge of managing and maintaining Group Policy Objects (Dell GPO Admin experience preferred)Provide weekly activity reports describing activitiesCommunicate effectively both orally and written with customers, stakeholders, and technical engineersStrong organizational skills and ability to work independently or in groupsAbility to create detailed technical documentationPassionate commitment to quality, success, teamwork, and customer serviceTechnology Careers with Optum.
Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives.
This is where it's happening.
This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved.
We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed.
We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions.
This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality.
This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.
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