Sr. Systems Engineer – IAM in Dallas, TX at MDI Group

Date Posted: 6/4/2018

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Job Description

MDI Group is a premier IT workforce solutions provider with more than 25 years of expertise in finding “best fit” IT talent for mid-sized to Fortune 500 clients. We have established relationships with our clients and work directly with the hiring managers. Why MDI Group?...You can expect that we will learn what is most important to you in your job search and match that to the needs of our clients. We offer career coaching and resume services, skills certifications, interview preparation skills, health benefits and a 401K plan. We are currently interviewing for the following contract to hire position:

Sr. Systems Engineer – IAM

Contract to Hire

Richardson, TX


We’re looking for a dynamic and highly-motivated individual that is seeking a position with the global leader in commercial real estate services.  This candidate will lead multiple projects and architect, build, deploy and maintain many of our industry leading business applications.  The candidate must have senior engineering experience with FIM/MIM, Microsoft ADFS (Active Directory Federation Services), Azure AD, B2C, B2B, B2E and UAG (Unified Access Gateway), possess strong communication skills, and have the desire to learn the complexities of the commercial real estate industry.  The candidate must also possess architectural and operational skills related to Enterprise Application technologies in medium to large scale data centers while keeping security centric.


  • Define complex system requirements and objectives based on business needs and deliver high quality solutions based on single sign-on technologies and secure gateways.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve system service failures by identifying and analyzing the situation and provide corrective actions.
  • Provide senior level expertise on decisions and priorities regarding systems architecture.
  • Facilitate the establishment and implementation of standards, processes, and documentation that guide the design of technology solutions including architecting and implementing solutions.
  • Manage and maintain ADFS (SSO, oauth, OIC, SAML etc…)
  • LDS (Lightweight Directory Service)
  • MFA technologies in general
  • Azure AD (B2C, B2B, B2E)
  • Siteminder
  • Manage and maintain Forefront UAG
  • Work closely with development teams to test applications and assist in providing direction for defect fixes and system enhancements.
  • Functions of DNS (generalized knowledge)
  • Simplify complex ideas and present the information in group settings.


  • Bachelors Degree (BA/BS) or Master's degree in related field of work or equivalent work experience. (Equivalent work experience = 2 years experience for every year of higher education).
  • Industry related certifications preferred.
  • Strong systems engineering skills with an emphasis on enterprise scale architecture.
  • 5 to 7+ years experience of advanced knowledge in Windows 2008, Active Directory/ADFS and UAG
  • Strong background in windows OS, virtualization, and the Microsoft Active Directory service model.
  • Technical level beyond ADFS, DNS, SSO and UAG applications.
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex problems, manage and resolve in a timely manner.
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities effectively.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of PowerShell 2.0 and VBScript.
  • Strong communication and conceptual skills with desire to share knowledge and cross-train.
  • Proven ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Energy, enthusiasm, and a strong work ethic is a must.

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