Desktop Virtualization Engineer in Dallas, TX at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dallas, TX
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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Desktop Virtualization Engineer with experience in the Banking Industry.This is a 06+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Dallas, TX. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 19-08485
Key Responsibilities:
  • Translate technical and business requirements into Enterprise level designs, validate in a test lab environment, publish findings and provide knowledge transfer internally.
  • Provide technical leadership and serve as the technical point of contact for assigned projects.
  • Participate in design sessions, assessment, analysis and troubleshooting.
  • Assist in design of practical and cost effective solutions and services that meet customer requirements.
  • Support operational teams with technical subject matter expertise.
  • Have the ability to analyses and solve business or technical problems.
  • Have the ability to effectively communicate to internal clients through all available mediums (verbal, listening, writing and presenting).
  • Have the ability to produce first rate technical documentation.
  • Willingness to stay on the leading edge of technology by learning new technologies.
  • Assist with knowledge transfer to internal engineering and operational peers.
  • Research new technologies, services and products and work with appropriate engineering teams to evaluate their applicability.
  • Provides advanced technical support and guidance for troubleshooting incidents.
  • Coordinates with vendors and National IT End User Services Operations team to resolve Tier 3 issues.
  • Coordinates and manages technical pilot and production projects including scheduling, resource identification, and making recommendations based on testing results.
  • Documents solutions to complex technical problems. Recommends procedures, controls and business continuity plans to mitigate risks and prevent recurring issues.
  • Develops and documents complex scripts to be utilized for automation of the virtual desktop infrastructure.
  • Develop automation to replace/simplify daily operational tasks
  • Critical Skills
  • Proven track record of delivering technology services and products.
  • Proven success in establishing regional and global relationships with other technology groups.
  • Ability to implement and maintain an environment where team members understand and are committed to providing exceptional, value-added service to internal and external customers.
  • Knowledge of and experience with planning and executing a software platform change with minimal disruption of service to the client.
  • Knowledge of and experience with tools and mechanisms for distributing new or enhanced software across the organizations software infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of and experience with processes and practices for executing a hardware platform change with minimal disruption in service to the client.
  • Knowledge of approaches, tools and techniques for anticipating, recognizing, and resolving technical (hardware, software, application or operational) problems.
  • Demonstrated understanding of troubleshooting techniques and tools. Ability to proactively recognize and resolve unique technical issues.
  • Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience of creating Enterprise level architectures that are focused on core technologies and include cloud-based service offerings.
  • Experience of Windows desktop technologies, including the ability to perform debugging.
  • Experience of virtual computing technologies, which must include VMware Horizon View. The ability to troubleshoot infrastructure and client issues is paramount.
Key Responsibilities and Technology Experience:
  • Experience of Application delivery technologies. Remote App, App volumes, App-V
  • Knowledge of hypervisors, networking technologies, storage subsystems, as it pertains to integrate into an overall VDI solution.
  • Experience using and understanding of automated software distribution and remote access tools.
  • Experience with planning, directing, and documenting significant technical initiatives.
  • Excellent skills in Scripting, Automation of Installation
  • Education / Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Management Information System preferred.
  • VMware Certified Professional certification or higher preferred
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) preferred.
  • Agile, Six Sigma, Scrum Product Owner or ITIL Foundation certifications preferred.
  • 3+ years work experience with VMware Horizon View preferred).
  • Equivalent education and / or experience may be substituted.
Our client is a leading Banking Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.