Windows Automation & End User Support Engineer - Greenwich Connecticut
Company: Software Guidance & Assistance
Location: Greenwich, Connecticut
Posted On: 10/18/2018
Windows Automation & End User Support Engineer Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for an Windows Automation & End User Support Engineer for a FULL TIME assignment with one of our premier Financial clients in Greenwich, CT. Job Description and Responsibilities This application packaging engineering position involves working with business applications owners to fulfil application delivery, automation and troubleshooting requirements. We will need to convert 400+ business applications and automate our application deployment processes for Windows 7/10. You will be responsible for deploying Windows applications, security patches, service packs, hotfixes and application vulnerability fixes to physical/virtual Servers and desktops utilizing SCCM or other application deployment systems. Daily Duties Include: - Design, develop, coordinate and manage application packaging projects. - Develop enterprise OS migration plans and conduct project management and documentation as needed. - Conduct Root Cause Analysis and remediation efforts on major Windows application packaging and deployments. - Diagnose Windows application deployment issues and perform roll-backs as needed. Qualifications Key Technical Skills & Competencies. - Enterprise knowledge of Windows 7 and 10 Desktop Operating Systems, Image Management, Application Packaging & Distribution, Mobile Device Management, performance monitoring tools in a large distributed environment. - Enterprise knowledge of Active Directory/DHCP/DNS/Group Policy in a distributed environment. - Enterprise knowledge of Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016/Desktop Security Patch Management and application deployment process. - Enterprise knowledge of VMware vSphere ESXi 6.x & Horizon View 7.x and above. - Expert knowledge of architecting, designing and automating a zero-touch environment for Windows 7/10 Operating Systems and application deployments in an enterprise. - Expert knowledge of industry deployment tools such as SCCM, LANDESK or any other enterprise application deployment and automation systems. - Expert knowledge of Application Virtualization/Streaming solutions such as Microsoft Application Virtualization (SoftGrid/App-V), ThinApp, App-Volume or Citrix XenApp for our virtual environment. - Expert knowledge of automated application packaging and distribution methodologies and tools such as Flexera Admin studio suite or Wise Packaging Studio. - Expert knowledge of MSI and custom actions. - Experience with enterprise-scale zero-touch Windows and application deployments - Experience with application assessment and compatibility tools such as Microsoft MAP/ACT, AppDNA or Change Base. - Experience and knowledge of Windows Image management utilizing Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit (MDT), Task Sequencing and Hardware driver injection to create hardware images. - Experience with software package builds and GPO deployment methods. - Experience with Enterprise Mobile Device Management tools such as Airwatch/Mobile Iron, etc. is a plus - Experience with Mobile application development and deployment is a plus. - Experience with Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP). - Experience with SQL, Perl, VB, Batch, PowerShell and other Scripting languages. - BA or foreign equivalent in Information Technology SGA is a Certified Women s Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit. We are unable to sponsor for Right-to-Hire, Fulltime, or Government roles. All parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply for all roles. Only those authorized to work for government entities will be considered for government roles. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. More...
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