Sr. Microsoft Desktop Engineer
TEKsystems 784 reviews - Minneapolis, MN

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TEKsystems has a contract opportunity for a strong Microsoft Desktop Engineer in the Minneapolis area. This an exciting opportunity for a IT Professional to take on leadership responsibilities and also get experience/training in emerging technologies . There are a number of key projects that will both provide challenge and also grow technical skills. This is a very well run organization with virtually no turnover. Very competitive rate.

Position: Sr. Microsoft Desktop Engineer
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Duration: 6 months
Start Date: 2/18/2013

Top 3 Skills:
1. Desktop Management experience (ie. Zenworks, SMS, LanDesk, SCCM)
2. Desktop imaging
3. Windows 7
  • Grasp of Windows Active Directory Administration (Group Policy is plus as they are moving to Group Policy)
Job Description:
The Senior Desktop Engineer's role is to function as a higher-level resource to the IS department. This consultant will ultimately operate as the top desktop engineer to oversee/manage the projects.

The consultant will act as a subject matter expert in the creation, modification, and deployment of Microsoft desktop standard operating environments by drafting, reviewing, modifying and approving design decisions, documentation, within established level of authority prior to implementation. The analyst will also assist in the development of the universal client image and advise the organization regarding client architecture services.

They will migrate to a new desktop management system in the coming year.
Client will migrate away from Novell.

This consultant will also partner with the Architect to:
  • Build Image
  • Build MS NW from Server to Desktop
  • Decide on desktop ToolsSCCM +
  • Group Policy
  • SCCM utilization
  • application delivery
  • Desktop security
  • Own the Desktop to Server issues
  • Migrate from Zenworks
  • Troubleshooting of recurring issues
  • Provide fresh perspective at support model
  • Migration away from Novell
  • Assist in Migrating to Virtualization
7 years total IT experience preferred
2+ years working with Desktop Engineering and application delivery

About this company
784 reviews
TEKsystems, a subsidiary of staffing giant Allegis, provides IT consulting and staffing services from locations in North America and Europe....