End User Computing Engineer

KForce   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Not Specified years

Posted 43 days ago

Description

Kforce has a client seeking an End User Computing Engineer in New York, New York (NY). Summary: As a member of the End user computing group you will be responsible for the creation, maintenance and improvement of the firm wide user environment. In this role you will provide advanced support on all laptop, desktop, software and remote access issues. The ideal candidate will help determine the best solutions for our business needs, help identify gaps and shortcomings in current setups, and determine necessary path forward to create consistent and efficient systems. The emphasis is less on the Citrix and more on the Windows 10, Office 365, endpoint management via (Kace, Altiris, SCCM). Any experience architecting Windows 7 to Windows 10 environment is a huge plus. Responsibilities include:

  • Contribute to workflow across change requests, documentation, ticketing, design sessions and meeting participation
  • Help contribute to the team through annual roadmap planning and fluidly handle reprioritization
  • Contribute to the team's ability to mitigate risk by understanding technical details in depth and asking the right questions
  • Efficiently troubleshoot/prioritize issues and create a culture of root cause analysis
  • Architect and implement automation, ensuring a consistent and reliable environment
  • Coordinate vendor escalations by acting as a bridge between the vendor's engineering resources and the company
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex 3rd level desktop related issues
  • Research and evaluation of user-facing hardware and software platforms
  • Continuously move this firm forward by researching new and emerging technologies

Requirements

  • Experience architecting Windows 7 to Windows 10 Deployment is preferred
  • Experience with Citrix Administration via PowerShell scripting would be helpful; Strong Citrix experience is not required
  • Experience with SSL VPN, or other remote access products
  • Experience with Ghost, Image X and other OSD technologies and deployment methods
  • Experience with Application packaging, compatibility testing, and software distribution
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory, Windows Operating System, Office, and Internet Explorer Group Policy administration of client devices
  • Strong understanding of Windows profile management, folder redirection, offline files, Windows registry and other core operating system technologies
  • Proficient in all Windows operating systems - primarily Window 7/10
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexualorientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."

JobID: 1738494-AQG

$150K - $240K