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ADFS Architect/SME

Req #: 244705
Location: International, DE
Job Category: Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret

Job Description

Are you interested in continuing your career in a mission focused environment? CACI has established and upcoming positions in Stuttgart, Germany supporting the United States Africa Command. We are looking for experienced, innovative and motivated IT Specialists to support enablement USAFRICOM’s mission objectives.

What You’ll Get to Do:

CACI has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) Architect/SME. This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, US AFRICOM located OCONUS in Stuttgart, Germany.  This position is required to relocate OCONUS. 

Architects and designs the configuration and operation of federated identity solutions to support command initiatives, as well as interoperability between the command and its partners. Optimizes system operation and resource utilization and performs system capacity analysis and planning. Provides guidance to operations personnel for operation and troubleshooting of these systems.

The successful candidate must be able to communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner. The candidate will be required to work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts.  The candidate must be experienced in interfacing with both client managers and system users.  The architect will be competent in all areas of identity and authentication.  Additionally, the candidate will be responsible for designing and documenting the federation solution for the command.  The architect should speak well in front of an audience and be able to present design briefs to high ranking personnel and be able to provide whiteboard training sessions and presentations to incoming personnel in a clear, concise but comprehensive manner.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Currently hold an adjudicated Top-Secret Clearance with SCI and be able to maintain
  • Current MCSE
  • Professional certification that meets or exceeds DoD 8570.01. IAM II (Security+ or equivalent)
  • BA/BS or 15 years recent relevant experience
  • 10+ years supporting Active Directory in a large enterprise IT environment
  • 10+ years designing and supporting federated authentication in a large enterprise IT environment
  • Experience establishing and maintain IdP/RP trusts with varying platforms
  • Deep understanding of claims and Kerberos authentication
  • Thorough understanding of SAML 2.0
  • Experience coordinating on-boarding of new applications into the ADFS environment
  • Experience troubleshooting authentication and network connectivity related to authentication and authorization issues
  • Experience evaluating and reviewing new technologies/applications and tools to support federated identity systems and multi-factor authentication
  • Very good understanding of Windows Server design, configuration and administration
  • Extensive PowerShell Scripting experience
  • Group Policy Management (GPO) and application of Local Security Policies
  • Application of security settings/STIGs and other commercial security best practices

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Microsoft Azure knowledge and certification
  • ITIL v4 - Foundation
  • Experience with Microsoft SharePoint
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure
  • Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs
  • Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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