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Desktop Engineer in Rockville, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/12/2019

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    Rockville, MD
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Desktop Engineer with our industry-leading client in Rockville.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Desktop Engineer:

  • Monitors desktop application, patch, and other client deployments through packaging, scripting and deploying applications across enterprise workstation desktop environments using automation tools.
  • Develops and integrates builds by deploying a hardware agnostic desktop management solution and providing an environment that ensures currently deployed machines can be remotely brought up to new corporate standards in an automated fashion.
  • Gathers requirements and implements systems that simplify management of and improve the user experience.
  • Packages applications and creates user profile packages for various use cases.
  • Documents resolutions and analyzes trends in order to be proactive in problem solving.
  • Analyze and validate data using statistical tools to answer product and business questions, to drive product and marketing actions.
  • Build a holistic understanding of our product features, its customer, the data infrastructure & environment, and business goals.
  • Establishes and maintains automated computer inventory and tracking utilizing desktop management tools.
  • Acts as an escalation point for Tier 1 and Tier 2 support

Requirements of the Desktop Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, MIS or related field
  • 4+ years of progressive desktop engineering experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Occasional travel both locally and nationally may be required.
  • Strong experience with building processes around desktop deployment and management.
  • Experience with patch management and development of application deployment packages to include scripting, application re-packaging, and automated deployment/remediation.
  • Experience with enterprise automated deployment tools, e.g. SCCM, JAMF, Active Directory, WSUS, Powershell, Wise.
  • An excellent knowledge of Windows 10 and Microsoft Applications; an in-depth ability and understanding of Windows 10 registry, services, drivers, file systems, networking, etc is required.
  • Experience with ITSM tools e.g. HEAT, ServiceNow
  • Experience with SQL, SSRS, PowerBI, Excel, CMPivot
  • Programming languages: .NET, C#, VB
  • Experience with Macintosh in the enterprise for any of the above requirements is a strong plus.
  • High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications.

Keywords: Desktop Engineer, SQL, SCCM, PowerShell, ITSM, automation, .NET, C#

Job ID: 320168

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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