Qualcomm Active Directory - Lead/Staff IT Engineer in Hyderabad, India

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Active Directory - Lead/Staff IT Engineer

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Qualcomm Incorporated

Information Technology

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Information Technology


India - Hyderabad

Job Overview

  • The person filling this position will be a senior member of the Directory Engineering team at Qualcomm.

  • The Directory Engineering team is an infrastructure, integration, and operations team responsible for Identity Management account life cycle and access controls for Qualcomm and Qualcomm Partners.

  • This includes but is not limited to Active Directory. One of the Directory Engineering teams primary areas of responsibility is to ensure that we have a highly available, highly stable identity infrastructure while always providing exceptional customer service.

  • The successful candidate will work with various cross organizational IT teams and business units within Qualcomm to research, design and release business solutions for corporate Active Directory and related environments.

  • This role requires an in depth knowledge of Active Directory, Federation, Windows Server 2008R2/2012 R2, Windows security, and related technologiesScope of role involves exposure to:

  • Experience working with Microsoft Identity technologies including: Progressive advancement in responsibility including deep troubleshooting technical skills.

  • Experience and knowledge of AD, ADFS, PKI in Windows Server 2008/2012R2, Windows Server 2012 R2 PowerShell scripting DNS, DHCP, DFS, in a Windows 2012R2 landscape.

  • Monitoring best practices.

  • Experience with infrastructure and server theories, principles and concepts; application infrastructure and standards; networking fundamentals, Windows Physical Server architecture, Virtualization Technologies (e.g. VMware), and LAN/WAN/Firewall/VPN network technologies

  • Experience applications like IIS Web, SharePoint Experience administering Active Directory (AD) and GPOs

  • Experience with LDAP directory Infrastructure principles and concepts .

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent customer support skills

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and 4+ years IT-relevant work experience OR 7+ years IT-relevant work experience without a bachelors degree.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Forefront Identity Management, Microsoft Exchange are preferable.

  • Must have an understanding of how to identify and instill industry best practices...

  • Ability to translate technical issues into understandable business language for end users.

  • Develops, documents, and enforces the standards, security procedures, and controls for access to ensure integrity of the Windows Systems, Active Directory, and related systems Experience with other LDAP directories desired (Oracle a plus) Linux understanding desired

  • Analytical Skills - The ability to collect information and identify fundamental patterns/trends in data. This includes the ability to gather, integrate, and interpret information from several sources.

  • Decision Making - The ability to make quick, accurate decisions. This includes the ability to weigh alternatives and take into account the impact of the decisions on people, equipment, or other resources.

  • IT Security - Knowledge of IT security policies and how to apply them when working with end-users. This includes the ability to adhere to policies even when faced with end-user challenges.

Education Requirements


EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.