Desktop Patch and Remediation Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/24/2019

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Job Description

Are you highly skilled in patch management and remediation? Are you interested in working with a nationally-leading financial services organization? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Pittsburgh!

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 Patch and Remediation Engineer:

  • Decide appropriate patches, ensure proper installation, and test systems after installation
  • Leverage various tools to perform advanced troubleshooting, problem resolution, and root cause analysis
  • Determine and recommend solutions to resolve vulnerabilities not covered by vendor patches
  • Investigate best method to apply security changes to remediate vulnerabilities 

Requirements of the Desktop Patch and Remediation Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related; or, equivalent work experience
  • At least 4 years of related desktop infrastructure experience required
  • Advanced knowledge of Desktop OS, including Windows 7, 8.1, and 10
  • Understanding of SQL with the ability to write well-formed queries
  • Experience with patch management and patch automation
  • Advanced understanding of SCCM and change management
  • Excellent interpersonal, collaborative, and analytical skills
  • Extensive MS Office Word and Excel for metrics and tracking
  • Financial services experience is a plus

Keywords: Desktop Patch and Remediation Engineer, Root Cause Analysis, Windows, SQL, SCCM, Change Management, Excel, Financial Services

Job ID: 331388

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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