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Sr. Desktop Engineer

Boston, MA

Job Type: Contract
Job Id : 303171
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Job ID: 303171

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Our client is seeking a Sr. Desktop Engineer to join their team.

What You'll Do:

  • Maintain and develop Group Policies 
  • Oversee/troubleshoot Horizon View VDI infrastructure and related desktops
  • Deploy software and create images using enterprise deployment technologies (SCCM)
  • Design and maintain Microsoft Windows client architecture through a strong understanding of industry best practices
  • Develop and update VB (Visual Basic), Microsoft Windows PowerShell or other scripting languages
  • Packaging applications and application updates using Flexera AdminStudio or other related technologies
  • Requires rotating on-call for after-hours support and escalations
  • Minimal travel may be required

Who You Are:

  • At least 5 years of experience as a Desktop Engineer or similar
  • Must possess a thorough understanding of application installation on MS Windows platform
  • Experience with VDI technologies such as VMware Horizon View
  • Strong ability to multi-task and manage multiple competing priorities 
  • Perform well in a high pressure, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent collaboration skills, able to work well in a team and cross-functionally
  • Stay abreast of current developments and emerging trends in technology 
  • Focus on optimizing stability, availability, reliability, and performance
  • Display professionalism, quality service and a "can do" attitude
  • Motivated self-starter, proactively look for innovative ways to improve
  • Innovative troubleshooting skills
  • Prefer structured management principles such as ITIL

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

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

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