Location: Plano, TX
Duration: 1 year with possible contract to hire
Client is seeking a candidate to perform desktop application administration and deployments, as well as Microsoft security updates.
As a member of the Application Delivery team, you will create, test and deploy software packages, security patches and OS updates to a large and distributed enterprise. Candidate will bring solid expertise in Windows Desktop OS, PowerShell, SCCM and automation, and familiarity with Mac OS and Apple scripting.
Engage Application Owners/Developers/Vendors as needed to develop appropriate technical solutions
Create application packages in MSI and/or Virtual format
Maintain windows updates using Configuration Manager 2012
Create deployment plans that mitigate risk, minimize conflict, and optimize level of effort
Create partnerships with support teams ensuring they're aware of desktop changes and have an opportunity to provide feedback
Provide input into strategic direction and provide technical leadership within the App Delivery team
Own and implement process and technical improvements including process documentation and compliance improvements
Remediate issues discovered during testing or deployment
Provide third level support on packages, deployment, and windows update issues
Provide desktop troubleshooting support during high impact events
Provide automated solutions to alleviate issues that require manual technical intervention
Engage with project teams as needed to provide packaging and deployment support