Windows Desktop Engineering
Downtown, NYC - Financial District
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Skills required for the position: WINDOWS, ENGINEERING, POWERSHELL, MSI, VMWARE SERVER.
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