Senior Active Directory Engineer

Netflix, Los Angeles, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

Netflix is the world's leading streaming entertainment service with over 167 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

Netflix is looking for a Senior Active Directory Engineer to join the Corporate Systems & Services team in our LosAngeles office. We are part of the larger Corporate Engineering organization at Netflix which also consists of Employee Applications and Asset Deployment Services. Corporate Engineering’s mission is to innovative, engineer, and provide technical solutions that are scalable and secure to optimize employee productivity. Our studio landscape is changing rapidly and will require you to effectively collaborate and gather requirements from various teams and partners to provide solutions that meet their current urgent needs and long term goals. This is a unique opportunity to architect, design, and administer Active Directory and AD services from the ground up with security, high availability, multi-regions, multi-sites, and low latency in mind.


  • Architect, deploy, secure, and administer multiple Active Directories and AD services
  • Work with internal partners to develop technical solutions that meet their needs
  • Manage Windows server infrastructure in AWS
  • Be the technical lead on large corporate technology initiatives and projects 
  • Develop automated solutions using scripts
  • Respond to and resolve requests quickly and efficiently
  • Participate in team on-call rotation
  • Create and update technical documentation

Required Qualifications

  • 10+ years of hands on experience designing, architecting and managing complex multi-forest and multi-domain Active Directory
  • Expert level knowledge of Forest/Domain/Sites design, replication, AD security, Kerberos and NTLM authentication, GPO, delegation, DNS, and LDAP
  • 10+ years of hands on experience deploying and managing Windows Servers
  • Experience in automating or scripting languages such as Powershell, Perl, JavaScript, Python, etc
  • Experience with deploying AD in AWS
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Other Nice to Haves:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or a related technical field)
  • Experience with VMware enterprise infrastructure
  • Proficient in Windows, Mac, Chrome OS and Linux
  • Hands on experience in networking, routing and switching (physical and virtual)
  • Experience with identity management and SSO integration
  • Experience working in accordance to SOX and/or PCI compliance
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • A self-starter that shows initiative and takes action

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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