Job Description :
Client- Nomura

Senior Desktop Engineer



Duration 9 months

Location- NYC (remote to start) Need local or Nearby





Our client is looking for a consultant who is a Desktop Platform Engineer to work in a Global Digital Workspace Engineering function.

The candidate will possess subject matter expertise across end usercomputing technology disciplines, with a focus in delivering on the MicrosoftWindows platform, Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, and applicationmanagement solutions. The role will be part of a global project team todrive end user workstyle transformation across the organization.



THE DAY TO DAYRESPONSIBILITIES:

The candidate will:

? Join a team with global engineeringresponsibility on the enterprise Windows and end user computingplatforms.

? Work with the Technical Domain Architect tooversee engineering projects in managing resources and deliverables within timeand budget, will respond to third level escalations on technology stacksassociated with the technical domain.

? Need to work closely with other members of theengineering team, specifically those located in Hong Kong and London. As aresult flexible working hours will need to be supported.

? The position is an advanced engineering rolerequiring full spectrum of subject matter knowledge, industry awareness, aswell as business and technical acumen.

? MUST be skilled in translating complex businessrequirements into well-structured research, design, and documentation toproduce global technical solutions with maximized cost-effectiveness.

? Will engage with a wide audience of technologyand business groups in analyzing requirements, presenting solutions, definingplatform strategy, and driving adoption of new technology.

THE SKILLS YOU NEEDTO GET THE JOB:

? Advanced knowledge/experience in Windows DesktopTechnologies, including Windows 10 configuration, user environmentmanagement, Active Directory, group policies.

? Advanced knowledge with Microsoft EndpointConfiguration Manager (MECM), with strong experience managing OS deployment,application deployment, software updates, and resource management.

? Experience managing user-targeted softwaredeployment.

? Advanced knowledge in Windows applicationpackaging technologies, including MSI, App-V, UWP.

? Strong in creating workflow automation andintegration and in creating workflow and testing automation framework.

? Proven experience in Windows scripting includingPowerShell, VBScript.

? Strong knowledge in managing end user computinghardware devices, specifically in configuring and securing laptop devices inremote access work styles.

? Experience in managing global desktop platformand desktop hardware migration.

? Experience implementing/supporting end userself-service systems for desktop services such as application installation.

? Technical knowledge of supporting networksystems and technologies in a distributed global organization.

? Prior experience in an engineering role in alarge global organization, preferably in the finance industry.

? Proven stakeholder management skills and strongteam dynamics to achieve in a mixed and geographically dispersed virtual globalteam.

? Strong sense of work ethics and discipline incomplying with regulations and policies.

? Highly self-motivated/result-drivenand independent.

? Strong oral/written communication skills -English is a must.

DESIRABLE:

? Advanced experience in virtualizationtechnologies such as Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware Horizon, Citrix.

? Knowledge in designing a thin office / freeseating environment with stateless desktop technologies and an user-targetedapplication service experience.

? Knowledge in user environment managementsolutions such as AppSense, RES, UE-V.

? Experience in evaluation, selection, anddesigning management framework for end user computing devices, including mobiledevices, tablets, laptops, desktop thin clients.

? Knowledge in end user desktop conferencingsolutions including software phone and conference room collaboration solutions.

? Knowledge in designing user printing services ina globally dispersed office environment.

? Strong awareness of industry trends, products,solutions, and best practices