Job Description :
Systems Engineer (Applications Engineer)
Duration: 6 month contract (Most likely be a 12-18 month project) –They need someone who has done application packaging.
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Can do phone interview

Overall Scope: Provide services to inventory, organize, catalog, and plan for end user technology for the End User Services (EUS) department that will be in place for the new Hospital facility that is currently under construction.

Application Services - Consultant will perform the following services:
i. Application Discovery document/track what applications are currently in environment for approximately 10,000 end user devices.
ii. Application Rationalization which applications are officially supported (require official packaging for automated deployment via SCCM) vs. which are not (not packaged, not deployed centrally
iii. Application Compatibility coordinating efforts with application owners of officially supported applications to test and validate Windows7/Windows10 compatibility and if incompatible, coordinating efforts to remediate.
iv. Application Packaging determining and setting packaging priorities (prioritize packaging requests for apps that are running on highest percentage of systems) (end user support)
v. Engage with ITS teams to Client hardware / software based solutions.

Require background:
Experience deploying, operating and managing diverse application stack.
Experience supporting applications on a myriad of operating systems
Experience in a clinical setting required or a big big plus
Expert with Microsoft Desktop and Server operating systems
Microsoft SCCM/SCOM required, Microsoft certifications preferred
Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop experience, certification preferred