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Desktop Engineer
Ref No.: 18-08103
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/12/2018
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Desktop Engineer with our client in the financial industry in their New York, NY location. This is a direct placement position.

Seeking a Desktop Engineer

  • Desktop Engineer is responsible for the delivery of Desktop Applications, Physical and Virtual Desktops through Local and Remote Access systems
  • Implements and maintains supporting systems and architecture to ensure a secure, highly-available and stable workstation for the firm
  • The Desktop Engineer team is also responsible for project delivery related to supported technology
  • Maintain, Administer, Implement and Support User Endpoint Systems and Operating Systems which includes: 
  • Physical Desktop/Laptop Configurations (Windows 10) 
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (Citrix XenDestkop) 
  • Thin Client Endpoints including Mobile Devices 
  • Preparing Master Client OS Images 
  • Management of Group Policies for physical and VDI user endpoint environments 
  • Active Directory maintenance 
  • Support VDI/Citrix Infrastructure 
  • Develop and execute projects that drive IT automation and better end user experiences 
  • Manage the lifecycle of end user equipment (research technology, provide guidance on selection, etc) 
  • Guide desktop engineering standards and creating diagrams and documentation on the environment 
  • Responsibility for the security of the end user endpoints meet the current standards of the organization
  • Work with the IT Security team to improve and enhance security and suggest other tools to secure the user end point
  • Manage the IT security products for the end points (vulnerability scanning, AV, application whitelisting) 
  • Escalation support to the Help Desk and for enterprise applications
  • Six (6) years of IT knowledge and demonstrated hands-on experience and/or training in desktop engineering and administration (Windows) 
  • In depth knowledge of SCCM, Microsoft Deployment Technology (MDT/OSD), Windows 10 Operating Systems
  • Virtualization (VMWare, Citrix UPM/AppSense), PowerShell, Group Policy and Active Directory
  • Experience with security initiatives and technology including Device Guard, Application Guard, Credential Guard, Bitlocker, Carbon Black, DLP, Bomgar
  • Experience with Windows Server System Administration a plus 
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or a similar field
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”