Systems Engineer - Directory Services

Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI


Vykin Corporation is currently looking for an experienced TS/SCI cleared Directory Services Engineer to join our team in Sterling, VA.  We are a small defense contracting company that is veteran owned servicing the US Department of Defense.  The successful candidate will receive competitive wages, health plans and the opportunity to join a small company that still believes every employee counts.


Directory Services Engineer will be responsible for design and implementation of Directory Services Environment utilizing Microsoft stack.   This position will analyze and evaluate major system project requirements of considerable complexity, requiring a thorough understanding of all parameters affecting and interfacing with the system. Review user requirements and provide direction in identifying problems and potential resolution. Provide analytical support in the conceptualization, development and implementation of complex, multiple inter-linked systems. Define system objectives and prepare system design specifications to meet user requirements and satisfy interface problems.


  • Serve as an escalation point for Jr. System Engineers and System Administrators for all issues related to the Directory Services of Desktop solution
  • Maintain optimum performance and availability standards through implementing appropriate technical solutions
  • Work directly with Microsoft PFEs/Vendor, Engineering and DTF on improvements of the DTE Solution





  • Bachelor’s Degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent technical degree and a minimum 12 years of experience in a similar role.
  • A minimum of seven (7) years’ experience of Active Directory and ADFS.
  • Significant experience with Red Forest Architecture.
  • In depth knowledge of MIM/FIM.
  • Extensive knowledge of PAM.
  • Significant working experience Windows Server 2012.


  • Experience and understanding of Citrix/XenApps.
  • Understanding of Powershell environment.
  • Understanding of Skype for Business. Understanding for SharePoint,
  • Possess one of the following certifications: MCITP, MCSA, MCSE, MCSA, MCTS,

  • ITIL V3 Foundations, 

Working Conditions

The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.  The work location is a government facility located on a military installation in Sterling, VA supporting a DoD customer.  The successful applicant will be working for and reporting directly to the prime contractor or the DoD customer as appropriate.  The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.


Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.


Vykin Corporation is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and strives to comply with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, marital status, HIV-positive status, as well as any other category protected by federal, state, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful and all persons involved in the operations of the company are prohibited from engaging in this type of conduct.


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