Windows Desktop Engineering - job id 33955

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Windows Desktop Engineering

$87 - Per Hour IC - Self Incorporated or $77 w2

Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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George Konetsky


(646) 876-9562


(212) 616-4800 ext-180

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact George Konetsky. call (646)876-9562 / (212)616-4800 ext.180 or email with the Job Code GK33955 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.


Detailed Info: Long Term contract position primarily focused on Windows Desktop Engineering with strong focus on platform integration. The position is highly technical and hands-on with a focus on Windows desktop. . Responsibilities include:

Windows Desktop General Engineering

Creation of Application Profiles based on Business Requirements

Create automation scripts (using PowerShell, VBScript, etc.)

Change and Release Management for Windows Desktop OS and Applications

Creation of Desktop Performance Baselines for Windows Desktop Platform

Evaluate Desktop Products and Tools and provide solutions to support integration initiatives

Creation of test case scenarios based on environmental considerations (Supported hardware models, Application profiles)

Creation and maintenance of Desktop Build Documentation

Manage Operations for Integration Engineering Services lab environment

Development/Computing Environment: Qualifications/Skills:

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

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

Deep technical understanding of Web Browser Technologies

Experience managing system and user configuration across large, distributed environments

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

Strong scripting knowledge (PowerShell is a priority

additionally Batch, WMI, VBScript, etc.)

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

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

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

Experience in Performance Engineering in large Enterprise Windows Environments

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

Strong verbal and written communication skills


The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33955