Active Directory Architect and Administrator at The Ohio State University
Posting DateJuly 15, 2016
Location of Position
For 144 years, The Ohio State University's campus in Columbus has been the stage for academic achievement and a laboratory for innovation. It's where friendships are forged. It's where rivalries and revelry are born.
The university's main campus is one of America's largest and most comprehensive. As Ohio's best and one of the nation's top-20 public universities, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center. As a land-grant university, Ohio State has a physical presence throughout the state, with campuses and research centers located around Ohio.
Duties and Responsibilities
Under the direction of the Infrastructure Manager in The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES), Information Technology Services (ITS) department, the Active Directory Architect and Administrator serves as a subject expert and is responsible for creating and merging several AD domains into a single college-wide domain; defines and administers all aspects of multiple Windows Active Directory environments; performs AD Site, Organizational Unit (OU), Users and Groups, and Group Policy Management; is responsible for the use of PowerSHell and VBSripts to perform User and Group management; deploy and maintain Active Directory Infrastructure (Domain Controller Lifecycle); administer and troubleshoot AD replication, DNS, WINS, DFS, DFSR, ADFS, LDAP, Kerberos and NTLM authentication; maintain Forest and Domain Trusts and set up cross-forest authentication; perform forest, domain, and object level recovery, when required; assist in developing new AD services, application integration, and Domain migration planning.
Bachelor’s degree in computer & information science or an equivalent combination of education and experience; knowledge of Infrastructure components which include systems hardware/operating systems/virtualization technologies; extensive experience designing complex Active Directory implementations; Identity & Access Management; storage/capacity management; demonstrated knowledge of architectural frameworks, methodologies, and tools and how to apply this knowledge to successfully deliver College and customer projects; extensive experience in enterprise architecture, design and implementation of large-scale systems, and networks.
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.