Windows Desktop Engineering - job id 32307

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Windows Desktop Engineering


Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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Matthew Senna


(646) 876-9554


(212) 616-4800 ext-240

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Matthew Senna. call (646)876-9554 / (212)616-4800 ext.240 or email with the Job Code MFS32307 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.


Detailed Info: Create automation scripts (using PowerShell, VBScript, etc.)

Windows Desktop General Engineering

Microsoft Desktop Product Packaging

Change and Release Management for Windows Desktop OS and Applications

Platform / Solution Ownership and Management

Coordination of Application Reviews and Turnover process

Document Dependencies and Construct Application Profiles based on Business Requirements

Evaluate Desktop Products and Tools and provide solutions to support initiatives

Implement Package Testing based on defined process

Manage Operations for Integration Engineering Services lab environment

Creation of Desktop Performance Baselines for Windows Desktop Platform

Creation of test case scenarios based on environmental considerations (WM supported hardware models, WM application archetypes)

Creation of automation scripts in support of performance efforts

Evaluation of bench-marking and performance engineering tools

Creation and maintenance of all WM Desktop Build Documentation

Development/Computing Environment: Strong scripting knowledge (PowerShell is a priority

additionally Perl, Batch, Altiris, WMI, VBScript, etc.)

Extensive knowledge of Windows Operating System Internals and Microsoft based applications and technologies

Microsoft Desktop Product Packaging (i.e. SCCM,, MSI, Wise, etc.)

Deep technical understanding of Windows infrastructure services (e.g. AD, GPO, CIFS, DFS) within the enterprise

Deep technical understanding of Microsoft IE Web Browser Technologies

Experience managing system and user configuration across large, distributed environments

Software Integration, Packaging, Distribution and Patch Management using MSI, SCCM

Strong troubleshooting mindset (i.e. parsing event log, sysinternals tools, analyzing memory dumps)

Experience with virtualization technologies (i.e. VMware, XenServer, Citrix) is a plus

Experience in Performance Engineering in large Enterprise Windows Environments * Experience in Windows Performance Benchmarking and Monitoring Utilities

Experience in monitoring tools for Network and Workstations, including but not limited to Netuitive, SevOne, Perfmon, SysTrack, Splunk

Ability to write technical and operational management documentation (system design and engineering documents, operational run books)

Strong verbal and written communication skills


The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32307