Novel Applications Dulles , VA 20102
Residency Status: ALL CANDIDATES MUST BE A U.S. CITIZENS
Clearance: Active TS Clearance with SCI eligibility
Time Type: Full-Time
Relocation Fees: No
Novel Applications of Vital Information Inc. (Novel Applications) is a premier technology services company that provides solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Information Management, Systems Integration. Novel Applications is a business that combines experience, creativity, flexibility, pragmatism, and cost-effective solutions in order to deliver measurable business value to our clients.
Headquartered in Springfield, Virginia, Novel Applications employs engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.
Novel Applications is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
NAVOI is seeking a Senior Software Engineer/Altiris Integration Lead will be responsible for the development, finalization, implementation and maintenance of Altiris' service-oriented management software to enable the NCPS to manage DHS and other user organizations IT assets. Responsible for the administration and maintenance of the Altiris server environment including installations, configurations, and customizations and reporting, and the development and support of applications and Altiris workflows.
Daily management and support for the Altiris Service Desk, SMP and Workflow applications.
Works in collaboration with Operations, Infrastructure, Applications and Database teams to ensure service availability and prompt issue resolution.
Quick and effective response to incidents, resolution of trouble tickets; provides technical support and solutions to meet NOC and the customer needs.
Write, test, deploy and support custom code and script as necessary to automate Tasks and IT processes.
Evaluate, develop, test, document, and support Altiris enhancements and application integration between the Altiris system and any other systems.
Experience in the integration of Altiris capabilities with other service desk tools and applications; transition/upgrade from Altiris 7 to 8 with the ability to maintain similar levels of reports and metrics gathering between versions.
Manage the desktop configuration and applications, using tools and documented policy.
Maintain PC/Laptop hardware lifecycle documentation.
Produce and maintain Altiris build and admin guides.
3-5 years of experience administering and developing Altiris, to include Altiris Service Desk and Workflow development.
Proficient with Windows Server 2008, 2012, and 2016, and Windows 7 and Windows 10 Operating systems.
Good in technical troubleshooting and problem solving.
Familiarity with using VMWare and Ghost Images.
Experience in VB Scripting, PowerShell Scripting, and SQL report/script building.
Application integration and deployment through Altiris.
Proficient in ITL framework.
Strong Knowledge of the integration of Altiris and other systems (LDAP, AD, Exchange, Web services, etc.) Good understanding of Active Directory/ SCCM and Exchange.
Deployment of OS Image and Applications using Altiris.
Experience with virtualization tools (VM Ware).
Scripting languages (PowerShell, VB script).
Service desk experience.
Altiris or corresponding Symantec certifications
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and a minimum of 8 years of prior relevant experience.
A Masters degree in a related discipline may be substituted for two (2) years of experience.
Eight (8) years of experience (for a total of sixteen (16) or more years) may be substituted for a degree.