VariQ has an exciting opportunity for a highly qualified Symantec Altiris SME to support the Symantec effort in New York City.
With CMS, the customer is trying to leverage the entire product. Inventory, Patch Management, Software Management, and IT Analytics, and reporting. Asset, they want to manage the entire life Cycle of a machine, and license compliance. On the server, they would be looking to bring everything under one console, and manage the patching, inventory, VM management, etc.
5000 clients and estimated 400 servers.
Location: Manhattan New York City, NY
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Security Clearance: None
Available: Within 30 days
The Contractor shall provide enduring capability to provide support to the Altiris infrastructure.
The Contractor shall provide the following Altiris support:
Design, plan, and implement modifications/upgrades to existing Altiris v7.1 environment focusing on Service Desk
Provide technical support, troubleshooting and complex problem resolution on escalated issues while monitoring and maintaining application environment stability.
Configure the Service Catalog for the enterprise
Implement solutions for software and baseline image deployment
Manage and configure CMS 7.1 including plug-ins and policies
Use tasks and policies to deploy applications, endpoint operating systems, and personalities
Configure the Software Portal to deliver applications
Download, stage, and deploy software updates
Create custom reports as requested by senior management or customer
Diagnose and troubleshoot problems
Analyze and assess client/server architecture requirements and identify optimum, costeffective solutions
Collaborate with internal and external teams to identify and support technology advancements
Work closely with other system architects and project manager to develop, plan and implement system enhancements and upgrades
Work effectively with cross-functional teams to identity, isolate, and resolve technical design issues and hardware/software malfunctions
Produce clear and concise documentation capturing system configuration, design, and standard operating procedures, using MS Visio, MS Project, MS Excel and MS Word
Collaborate with client, server and other internal/external teams to identify support and technology advancements.
In addition to mandatory qualifications, personnel assigned shall have the following qualifications:
Senior Altiris Administrator - Bachelors degree and at least 8 years of IT experience
At least 6 years of Altiris experience
Solid understanding of the following Symantec products:
Symantec Service Desk 7.1
Altiris Client Management Suite 7.1
Altiris Asset Management Suite 7.1
Altiris Server Management Suite 7.1
Altiris Deployment Solution (client and server)
Proven track record of leading engineering excellence and implementation of global technologies that scale, are manageable, reliable and cost-efficient
Experience engineering technical solutions to complex requirements
Experience in managing engineering activities and solid knowledge of the following technologies: Windows 2003 & 2008, Linux Red Hat, VMWare ESX 4.x, SCCM, Active Directory, EMC products, Microsoft clustering and McAfee HBSS
Experience with Windows XP to Windows 7 migrations and deploying Office 2010 in a global environment
Fundamental understanding of ITIL
Strong knowledge of Windows desktop and server security controls and best practice
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