Modern Workplace Engineer

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  • Location:

    New York

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    351005

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiration date:

    12/22/2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Modern Workplace Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in New York, NY.



Job Description:

  • Create Hybrid workplace solution roadmap, architecture and implementation approach from traditional Windows OS imaging to SCCM/MECM/Autopilot based Windows OS management for both on-prem physical end points, VDI and cloud-based desktop
  • Analyze existing processes and develop migration strategy from traditional to modern device management in cloud without impacting any of services
  • Design and implement Unified endpoint management solution for windows and mobile devices using Microsoft Endpoint Manager (MECM, Intune, Autopilot)
  • Work with Microsoft Intune/Autopilot environment including device enrolment, implementing, and configuring auto provisioning scenarios, configuring profiles, managing device access and compliance, application management, managing security etc.
  • Plan an Operating System deployment strategy using MECM and Intune Autopilot to implement both Imageless solution as well as hardware independent images to support multiple hardware types and OS architectures, perform Windows upgrades, driver management, and the certification of new hardware devices
  • Implement solutions to build and maintain virtual desktops in Azure/Citrix cloud with custom images
  • Define and manage endpoint profiles throughout the enterprise from design to deployment and steady state
  • Manage internally developed modular desktop build, tools, and solutions throughout the migration
  • Modern Management to ensure there is no impact to operations and end user experience
  • Develop or enhance forward-looking standards, architecture specifications and solutions using MECM and Intune to improve user experience, simplify device management as well as deployment of windows, security, and third-party updates in timely manner to all devices globally including on-prem, cloud-based as well as remote internet-based
  • Manage internally developed tools such as the Technology Toolbar and Login Screen Assistant
  • Manage and implement group policies using Microsoft Intune for desktops, laptops, and VMs
  • Provide health and performance insights as well as trend analysis using Azure monitoring, endpoint analytics etc
  • Identify system problems and develop innovative solutions to improve processing efficiency and stability
  • Create supporting documentation for various audiences

Must Haves:

  • 10+ years of experience with End User Computing and Infrastructure technical skills especially in the areas of Desktop, VDI, Remote Access, Windows OS Image Management, End-point Security, Application Packaging, Group Policy, Security patching, Firmware and Device Drivers upgrades etc.
  • 7+ years of experience on VDI and DaaS (Citrix, Microsoft) solution implementation, OS Imaging for VDI environment, cloud desktop, user profile and thin client engineering
  • 7+ Strong experience in design, architecture and management using SCCM or MECM and Intune in Windows 10 Deployment: In-place upgrade, OS refresh and replace
  • Understanding of Azure cloud platform especially with Microsoft 365, Cloud management software products like Terraform or Nerdio, Azure Image Library, Azure Active Directory concepts, Network protocols/services and Network Infrastructure
  • Experience as solution lead managing projects, solution roadmap, POC and leading initiatives with minimal direction throughout the project lifecycle
  • Experience with Windows Autopilot as a modern OS deployment solution with strong understanding of the mechanics and processes for developing end to end provisioning processes through MS Intune including images, software deployment, and patching
  • Exposure in co-management (Intune + MECM) as part of modern device management transformation
  • Exposure in PowerShell, VBScript, WMI scripting and automation
  • Experience with Microsoft Graph, Azure Alerts and Monitoring, Endpoint Analytics

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.