SkyePoint Decisions, Inc.

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SCCM Application Packaging Engineer

SCCM Application Packaging Engineer

ID 
2017-1518
Job Location 
US-DC
Job Type 
Immediate Hire
Category 
Information Technology

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Overview

SkyePoint Decisions is looking for a SCCM Systems Engineer with packaging experience to support their client located in Washington, DC.   Our company supports the customer by leveraging leading-edge IT solutions to improve the customer's mission effectiveness while continuously seeking opportunities to increase efficiency. Under the Information Technology Support Services (ITSS) contract, our organization's 110-member team delivers the full breadth of IT services, including infrastructure engineering and operations, software development and maintenance, cyber security, enterprise architecture support, and document processing. We also provide document processing capabilities in support of the agency’s regulatory mission.  

 

We are looking for a talented SCCM System Engineer to be part of our team providing enterprise-level IT operations, engineering and maintenance support for all applications, (COTS) and internally developed packages.  The SCCM engineer will be part of the Windows Application team which supports application packaging for Windows 7, Windows 10 deployments as well as maintains the user's workstation image. The Engineer will be expected to resolve deployment issues and when needed engage vendor support. Write and implement change management requests. Install and configure systems per approved change requests. Coordinate and communicate changes with the client and team members.  

Responsibilities

  • Create, validate, deploy, rollback enabled packages for COTS and custom applications in an enterprise environment through the system configuration management server.
  • Complete packages in a timely manner. Packaging will consist of building silent installation packages in a MSI/MST format and performing initial installation testing on Windows 7 /10 or Windows Servers.  Scripting experience will be required for packaging.
  • Develop and follow procedures for testing applications prior to deployment.
  • Document the customizations and changes made during the packaging process
  • Check for enterprise security compliancy using SCCM, and query the environment for specific software installed on systems.
  • Add systems to collections. 
  • Create update packages for Microsoft security bulletins/hot fixes, and creating packages for 3rd party software.
  • Troubleshooting SCCM agents installed on clients to ensure that all systems are receiving updates and report to the central SCCM server.
  • Research and perform analysis of complex system requirements & capabilities and provide solutions.
  • Provides support for escalations from Help Desk and deskside support technicians for deployed applications.
  • Build, update and maintain Windows workstation image. 

Qualifications

Required Experience: 

  • Scripting experience using VBcript, WSscript, and/or PowerShell
  • Extensive knowledge and experience using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) (SCCM 2012 or higher preferred).
  • 3+ years’ Patching and updates to servers and workstations using SCCM
  • 3+ years’ Creating, modifying, and running compliancy queries in SCCM
  • 3+ years’ Windows 7 system administration
  • Windows 10 system administration
  • Knowledge and Use of Active Directory
  • Experience using the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) technologies and Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit (MDT) knowledge highly preferred
  • Experience building and updating a computer image.

Desired Experience: 

  • SQL query development
  • Experience with Shavlik\Ivanti patching
  • Knowledge of Remedy ticket tracking system
  • Working knowledge of server upgrades
  • Understanding of SCOM monitoring agent and responding/tracking to alerts
  • Working knowledge Nessus Vulnerability Scanner and or ability to run and read reports

 

SkyePoint Decisions is an established ISO 9000:2008 certified small business headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, with local offices across the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. SkyePoint Decisions has grown into a successful federal contractor by combining industry best practices with innovative solutions that consistently meet or exceed customer requirements. We understand and integrate our customer’s technology and mission requirements to successfully deliver high quality, cost effective services on time and on budget.

 

SkyePoint Decisions empowers a secure dynamic workforce to complete any mission -- anytime, anywhere. It’s what we call Agency Anywhere®. SkyePoint Decisions delivers Agency Anywhere® by tightly integrating our technical competencies (cybersecurity, cloud services, remote access, collaboration, system & network optimization, device management and more) to provide our customer’s operating environments with the security, flexibility, availability, and operational continuity required to enable today’s on-the-go federal workforce to successfully and securely complete any mission – anytime, anywhere.

 

SkyePoint Decisions is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.