Manager, Active Directory/Azure Active Directory

at XPO Logistics, Inc.
Location Charlotte, NC
Date Posted November 13, 2021
Category All
Job Type Full-Time


Solutions driven success.

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 

As the Manager, Technology Infrastructure, you will be accountable for team deliverables and successful completion of team initiatives including the design, development, and implementation of business application systems for XPO Logistics transportation systems, ensuring applications are delivered timely, cost effectively, and with a high degree of quality. Responsibilities also include project management, technical and business analysis activities, budgeting, department initiatives related to process improvements, vendor management, contract negotiations and people management.  On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Operational ownership of business unit/Infrastructure systems which includes leading initiatives of various size in capacity and resource planning, project plans, project tracking, status reporting and actively influencing work efforts
  • Manages team budgets, authorize expenditures, monitor allocation and resources, and oversee project plans
  • Drives continuous improvement efforts and fosters innovation throughout all team activities
  • Actively participates in determining customer requirements, developing solutions, assessing project viability, estimating new work effort.
  • Effective management of staff, including hiring, counseling, termination, performance reviews.  Employee and team development and coaching to increase bench strength and flexibility of teams.

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 5 years of experience managing Active Directory environments and Azure Active Directory
  • Excellent critical thinking skills
  • In-depth understanding of Active Directory:  AD Site component topology; Forest/Inter-Forest Operations and Topology; AAD Connect; AD and Azure Environment Security; Group Policy, Azure AD, SSO applications, IDM/IAM
  • Expert Knowledge of AD and ADFS on Windows Server 2012R2 and 2016

It’d be great if you also have:

  • 3 years of experience leading large-scale AD and Azure Premium based projects
  • Experience with Azure RMS, Azure Active Directory Connect, O365 Portal Administration
  • Experience with Citrix Environments
  • Experience with Microsoft Identity Manager/ Forefront Identity Manager
  • MCSE and/or Azure Exams 70-533/70-534

Be part of something big.

XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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