Sr Windows Engineer

Alltech International   •  

Washington, DC

11 - 15 years

Posted 273 days ago

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Alltech is an award winning provider of IT services with nationwide project capabilities. Since 1994, Alltech’s focus on quality support to the Federal Government and Government Integrators has led it to become a leader in the Federal Services marketplace.


Alltech is currently seeking a Sr Windows Engineer to join our team in Washington, DC.


  • Be a technology leader in the Microsoft Windows Server platform for all of customer’s data centers
  • Lead New Product Introductions for Microsoft Windows Server, related components, and supporting technologies
  • Provide technical expertise in the Windows OS for both existing and new Windows Server products and technologies
  • Interface with other teams such as x86 hardware, virtualization, tools, application and operations’ teams
  • Develop and implement best practices and engineering standards for the Windows OS server space
  • Create and maintain OS install automation as well as application installation automation using both packaged tools as well as variousWindowsscriptinglanguages (PowerShell, VbScript, batch, etc.)
  • Work closely with x86 hardware, storage, backup, network, and other teams to develop and deliver optimized, end-to-end Windows Server technology solutions
  • Develop and maintain Work instructions for OS and application based installation
  • Develop and maintain designs and deployment strategies for advanced Windows features such as IIS/FTP/SMTP as well as VMware
  • Provide technical leadership and consultation to the customer and internal teams
  • Be comfortable with conducting meetings, and creating and presenting professional grade deliverables such as technical architecture documents, technical drawings, and presentations
  • Interface directly with Microsoft Corporation and related Microsoft Windows technology vendors
  • Use Project Management Methodology in developing business solutions


  • Must be a US Citizen and will be subject to a full field investigation and must be able to obtain and maintain appropriate access credentials for customer location.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems/Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Minimum 10 years of technical experience in windows environment
  • 5years of engineering experience in a windows environment
  • Minimum 4years of hands on experienceworking with x86 hardware in a large scale, multi-hundred or thousand server, environment
  • Minimum 4years of hands on experience with x86 Operating Systems: 32 and 64-bit version of Windows2003/2008 and Windows2003/2008 Clustering
  • Minimum 2years of experienceworking with a variety of Windowsscriptinglanguages (PowerShell, VbScript and batch)
  • Minimum 2years of experience with VMware vSphere or Microsoft Hyper-V in a large scale enterprise environment
  • Prior experience with storage platforms utilizing EMC Symmetrix, Centera and CLARiiON hardware
  • Windows XP, Vista and 7 desktop experience
  • Active Directory
  • Group Policy Objects
  • WMI filtering
  • TCP/IPnetworking
  • Extensive enterprise level Windows OS experience
  • Prior experience with OS/application automation


  • Change oriented - actively generates process improvements, supports and drives change, and confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways
  • Strong interpersonal, written/verbal communication, organizational and leadership skills
  • Ability to interact across all levels of management
  • Excellent team player - collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources
  • Demonstrated customer focus - evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships and creates processes with customer viewpoint
  • Excellent analytical skills - strong problem solving skills, communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve