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IT Systems Engineer (O365 Platform)



Software Engineering, IT
hawthorne, ca, usa
Posted on Tuesday, April 30, 2024

SpaceX was founded under the belief that a future where humanity is out exploring the stars is fundamentally more exciting than one where we are not. Today SpaceX is actively developing the technologies to make this possible, with the ultimate goal of enabling human life on Mars.


SpaceX is searching for an IT Systems Engineer with a focus on Entra and Office 365. This employee will be a member of the Windows Engineering team and will function as a subject matter expert in Entra infrastructure and Office 365 resources among multiple Entra tenants. Responsibilities include management of Exchange Online, Sharepoint Online/Onedrive, Teams, EntraID, and other related resources and applications. The ideal candidate will be flexible, excel at multi-tasking, and flourish in a fast-paced and challenging environment. This person should be a self-starter, self-motivator and possess the ingenuity to excel in this position.


  • Relentlessly improve the security posture and productivity in Entra/O365 environments
  • Manage and maintain multiple Entra/O365 environments, each with different requirements
  • Ensure data is securely accessed and protected in O365
  • Work with the team to manage and maintain the O365 suite (e. Sharepoint Online, Onedrive, Exchange Online, Microsoft Teams)
  • Build automation solutions to deploy and manage O365 solutions at scale
  • Monitor issues in Entra/O365 environments. Resolve or escalate critical Microsoft support issues
  • Collaborate with the Infosec team to improve monitoring and security of the Entra environments
  • Support eDiscovery and Compliance requests
  • Build innovative solutions that adapt to customer needs leveraging existing platforms


  • Bachelor’s degree in a STEM discipline and 3+ years of experience managing Entra and/or O365 environments; OR 5+ years of experience managing Entra and/or O365 environments without a degree
  • Hands-on experience deploying best practice designs in Entra/O365
  • Experience securing Azure/O365 environments (i.e. conditional access policies, Intune MDM device compliance, Global Secure Access/Azure App Proxy, sensitivity labels and data loss protection policies, implementing strong authentication requirements, data encryption/key management)
  • Expertise in scripting and automation of Entra/O365 resources leveraging MSGraph API and Powershell, utilizing source code and code revisioning tools
  • Experience in managing, securing, and maintaining O365 resources (i.e. Sharepoint Online, Onedrive, Exchange Online, and Microsoft Teams)


  • Experience managing and maintaining Azure government cloud environments
  • Experience in provisioning and managing subscriptions and resource groups for business units
  • Experience in establishing cross-tenant trusts to securely collaborate with external users
  • Experience in On-premise Active Directory and supporting a hybrid environment
  • Deep understanding with Microsoft Purview for compliance and eDiscovery
  • Expert understanding on SSO solutions (SAML, OIDC/OAUTH, Flask, Melon, ADFS, etc.)
  • Strong expertise with Intune app configuration policies


Pay Range:
IT Systems Engineer: $120,000.00-$160,000.00/per year

Your actual level and base salary will be determined on a case-by-case basis and may vary based on the following considerations: job-related knowledge and skills, education, and experience.

Base salary is just one part of your total rewards package at SpaceX. You may also be eligible for long-term incentives, in the form of company stock, stock options, or long-term cash awards, as well as potential discretionary bonuses and the ability to purchase additional stock at a discount through an Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You will also receive access to comprehensive medical, vision, and dental coverage, access to a 401(k) retirement plan, short & long-term disability insurance, life insurance, paid parental leave, and various other discounts and perks. You may also accrue 3 weeks of paid vacation & will be eligible for 10 or more paid holidays per year. Exempt employees are eligible for 5 days of sick leave per year.


  • To conform to U.S. Government export regulations, applicant must be a (i) U.S. citizen or national, (ii) U.S. lawful, permanent resident (aka green card holder), (iii) Refugee under 8 U.S.C. § 1157, or (iv) Asylee under 8 U.S.C. § 1158, or be eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.

SpaceX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with SpaceX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of SpaceX’s Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at (310) 363-6000.