The Clorox Company System Engineer IV - Active Directory in Durham, North Carolina

System Engineer IV

Dedicated Operational support role responsible for the support and maintenance of the Clorox AD (Active Directory) environment. The role focuses on working with both onshore and offshore technical teams to quickly identify and resolve AD related issues and minimize business downtime. The role will also be responsible for the operational improvement of the Clorox AD environment including upgrades, enhancements, and policies.

Make your mark

At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we're all able to make a positive impact -- at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth -- growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.

Position Description

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure 24/7 availability of the global AD environment.

  • Provides Tier 3 escalation support and oversight, as well as monitor day to day operations of AD.

  • Serves as a key liaison to the Delivery and Architecture teams to provide them information and support around the current AD environment. Will be a technical representative for the Problem, Change and Incident management processes.

  • Administration and Optimization of AD tools.

  • Establish and report against operational metrics that clearly articulate the performance, currency, and capability of the AD environment.

  • Complete accountable for architecting, designing and managing AD environment.

  • Gather and analyze metrics for the Directory Services system to develop future road map and plan infrastructure migration, redesign, and integration projects.

  • Work across product life cycles and architecture groups to plan next generation technology structure.

  • Provide third level technical support for all Active Directory (AD) applications and systems.

  • Develop and maintain operational support documentation.

  • Test, plan, and implement Service Packs and Hotfixes.

  • Design and administer authentication and authorization solutions in multi-forest/multi-domain AD and Lightweight Directory Services (LDS) environments.

  • Design and implement auditing tools and enhance monitoring for Directory Services.

  • Document and validate Disaster Recovery Process.

  • Design replication model for AD, DFS-R, Datacenter, and internal sites.

  • Design Group Policy Objects (GPO) and perform Group Policy Management.

  • Plan and implement migration projects on AD and Directory supported applications.

  • Design and implement Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) with external cloud vendors.

  • Develop and support all products in the Active directory development portfolio.

Position requirements

  • Information Systems Engineer / Bachelor Degree or Computer Science or equivalent with at least 8+ years of hands on experience

  • Minimum of 8+ years of experience managing a global Active Directory environment larger than 12K users

  • Architecture, design of AD environment and leading upgrades

  • Minimum of 8+ year's relevant IT experience with LDAP standard directories.

  • Minimum of 8 + Years of experience working in access controls or other relevant information security experience.

  • Experience working with specific software and/or hardware systems with a specific concentration in one or more areas: Active Directory for 2008/2012/2016 Server Domains, Group Policy, Support MS Windows Server versions 2008/2012 R2, DNS, WINS, DHCP, VB Scripts and Power Shell.

  • Experience in large enterprise Domain Consolidations and upgrade of active directory environments.

  • Experience in addressing security audit findings.

  • Excellent communication skills -- ability to articulate technical designs, strategies and problems to management.

  • Strong skills on Virtualization -- VMWare, Citrix , Nutanix.


  • Experience managing and supporting enterprise Active Directory environment for large environments with user base > 10K

  • Experience in architecting, design and managing complete AD environment.

  • Experience in playing technical SME role for AD environment

  • Maintain hygiene of AD environment

Education Level/Degree:

  • Bachelor's Degree or similar qualifications.

More about Information Technology (IT)

We are critical players in putting the consumer experience at the center of everything we do at Clorox. Whether it's driving Clorox's digital leadership, building platforms and capabilities, or using data and analytics to uncover consumer insights, you'll be working with a talented and diverse team and have opportunities to build your technology and leadership skills.

More about Clorox

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with 8,700 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2017 sales of $6 billion. In addition to our namesake bleach and cleaning products, we market some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including:

  • Brita® water-filtration products

  • Burt's Bees® natural personal care products

  • Fresh Step® cat litter

  • Glad® bags, wraps and containers

  • Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces

  • Kingsford® charcoal

  • Liquid Plumr® clog removers

  • Pine-Sol® cleaners

  • RenewLife® digestive health products

  • Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality®, Neocell® and Stop Aging Now® dietary supplements

  • Professional services: Clorox Healthcare® and Clorox Commercial Solutions®

More than 80% of our sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.

Making a positive impact

Clorox is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, a community of global leaders committed to sustainability. We've been broadly recognized for our corporate responsibility efforts, most notably being named to the Drucker Institute's 2017 Management Top 250 list, The Just 100: America's Top Corporate Citizens list, CR Magazine's 2018 Best Corporate Citizens list and the first sector-neutral Bloomberg Gender Equality Index in 2018.

We also support our communities, and, in FY2017, contributed $11 million in combined cash grants, product donations and cause marketing.

The Clorox Company and its subsidiaries is an EEO/AA/Protected Veteran/Disabled/LGBT employer.

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