Bridgestone Americas, Inc Identity Management Administrator in Antioch, Tennessee

Opportunity Details:


Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.

Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.

The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.

Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.

Position Summary:

IT professional providing advanced Identity Management Administration expertise in a Microsoft Active Directory environment. This position would assist with implementation and utilization of any future IAM program changes within Bridgestone. Operates as part of the Identity and Access Mgt. team within IT Infrastructure. This is an on-premises position with no regular work from home option


  • Responsible for Active Directory User Lifecycle management including:

  • Account provision/disable

  • Access control management

  • Works with HR, Security and other IT teams to continually improve ID Mgmt. process and toolset.

  • Support security, legal, audit with forensics/discovery.

  • Perform customer interaction when fulfilling requests.

  • Perform proactive cleanup activities within Active Directory.

  • Conducts complete diagnostics of identity management issues from an IT perspective, factoring in a strong understanding of the technical architecture. Anticipates implementation obstacles.

  • Works effectively on a continuing basis with customers to understand and explain business and technical issues.

  • Forms productive networks with internal and external customers and the vendor community.

  • Responsible for all aspects of AD User and Group administration including process design, continuous improvement, tool configuration, installation, patching, troubleshooting, performance tuning, and resolution of application integration issues.

  • Responsible for setup and maintenance of identities in the Office 365 tenant.

  • Responsibilities in AD migration projects relative to skillset.

  • Develop Powershell and other automation.

  • Develop reports for audit and internal data quality validation.

  • Required to be part of an on-call support rotation.


  • Customer service mentality.

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience

  • 2 years Experience working in an enterprise environment

  • Knowledge of Powershell, Windows Server OS, Active Directory, and Identity and Access Management concepts.

  • Excellent communication skills with both technical and non-technical teammates.

  • Excellent documentation skills.

  • Strong troubleshooting skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience administering Office 365/Azure AD beyond the GUI.

  • Microsoft SharePoint and Exchange administration

  • MS SQL queries

Employee Type Regular Full-Time

Degree Preferred 4 Year Degree

Requisition ID 2017-113025

Posted Date 6/27/2017

Location US-TN-Antioch

Zip Code 37013

Functional Area Information Technology

Category Information Technology

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.