Robert Half Technology Active Directory Federation Services Architect SME in Dallas, Texas

This Active Directory Federation Services Architect SME will be responsible for design, deployment, configuration, troubleshooting, monitoring and supporting Active Directory Federation Services Infrastructure and with integration of systems and applications utilizing this infrastructure. If you have the required skills and experience please Email your resume to for consideration

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Req ID: 04860-9500198473

Functional Role: Database Architect

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Dallas

Postal Code: 75201

Compensation: $65.00 to $75.00 per hour

Requirements: Required skills, abilities, and certifications * 7+ years experience in operating Enterprise-scale Federated Services Infrastructures * Direct Experience with Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services Server Component * Deep knowledge of associated technologies such as: Windows Server, Active Directory Recommended skills, abilities, and certifications * Strong knowledge of associated industry protocol standards such as: SAML, LDAP, Kerberos, DNS, TCP/IP, x.509, TLS/SSL, XML, XACML, HTTP, WS-Trust, WS-Federation, STS * Broad Knowledge in associated Infrastructure services and concepts that rely or are reliant on this area such as networking protocols, authentication mechanisms, encryption methods, security concepts, PKI, SSO, provisioning, client configurations, schema and attributes * Experience with scripting and development (Java, Powershell and .NET) * Familiarity with Retail Industry compliance requirements (PCI, SOX, HIPPA) * Design, Build and Deploy experience with solid understanding of the following concepts: high availability, load balancing, firewalls, topology models, performance testing, functional testing. * Must be able to work with application teams and assist in implementing and tuning services that are reliable, available and performing. * Must track and trend metrics for continuous service improvement to include capacity, monitoring, auditing, growth, and maintenance * Must be able to identify system issues, troubleshoot and correct assigned problem * Must be self-motivated, responsible, conscientious, and detail-oriented and possess a passion for excellence.