Senior systems engineer (f/m/d) for Microsoft 365 / Azure AD Connect

Job Description

Rethinking IT.
We have lots of ideas about how to successfully drive digitalization in companies. For example, with open cloud platforms, highly developed security systems, and clever tools for developers. What is your role in this? Move the world from behind the scenes with your IT expertise and passion for game-changing information technology. Rethink IT and steer projects in completely new directions. Be bold when others would have given up. In short, play a key role in driving digitalization forward! We’ll provide the resources you need to do this. We also offer a variety of opportunities to get involved and to be part of a global network of IT experts and professionals. Welcome to our world!
Siemens IT designs, implements, and operates IT environments for the over 250.000 employees of Siemens AG. The Azure AD team at Siemens is looking for a Senior systems engineer for Microsoft 365/ Azure AD Connect to support our globally distributed team. We are responsible for managing Identity and Security at Siemens, from on-premises Active Directory to Azure Active Directory and Microsoft 365 in the cloud.
As Senior systems engineer for Microsoft 365 with a focus on Azure AD Connect you are responsible for designing, implementing, and helping to operate our service offerings around our central Microsoft 365 environment in particular topics around identity synchronization and federation.

We make real what matters. This is your role.
  • Participate in interesting and challenging projects (e.g., implementation of new IT-services which are relevant for Siemens employees and customers around the globe)
  • Act as a trusted consultant for our internal customers when they have questions or raise new demands regarding Azure AD, in particular Azure AD Connect, synchronization rules, Identity provisioning and attribute flows
  • Collect, evaluate and manage the demands from our internal customers
  • Implement and rollout new features of Azure AD Connect, and our custom Microsoft Identity Manager based solutions 
  • Assist our operational teams in helping deliver a secure service, on-premises as well as in public cloud services
  • Coordinate with our internal and external technical experts to ensure IT-compliance (e.g., Penetration Testing, Export Control or Data privacy)

Use your skills to move the world forward.
  • University degree in Computer Science, IT Security or a related field would be preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of the Microsoft 365 platform and its capabilities, especially in the area of Identity and Security
  • At least 5 years of professional experience and deep technical knowledge in Active Directory, Azure Active Directory and directory synchronization topics, preferably in large enterprises
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in designing and running high-complexity migration projects in a multi-hybrid Exchange environment, preferably in large enterprises
  • Excellent analytical skills to accurately predict impacts of system changes
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft MIM 2016 or previous versions
  • Extensive knowledge of Azure AD Connect
  • Experience with development skills on programming language C#, .NET Framework and PowerShell
  • Very good working knowledge on SQL database operations
  • Experience with Implementing, supporting, and maintaining of FIM 2010 / MIM 2016
  • Good understanding of FIM architecture overview and its components
  • Good understanding of Exchange and Exchange Online architecture
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in German are a plus

We’ve got quite a lot to offer. How about you?
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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Information Technology

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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