Applications Packager - DV Cleared

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  • Location:

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

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    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    2 years +

  • Start date:

    April 2020

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Applications Packager - SCCM - DV Cleared

+ DV Cleared role based in London

+ 2.5 year project

+ SCCM Application Deployment

+ £500-£600 per day

+ Apps Packager

Responsible for all applications packaged and delivered to the support systems from requirements capture through unit testing, integration testing (by others), implementation and ongoing life-cycle management.
+ You will need to package to an agreed standard to allow applications to be shared and supported across organisations
+ Document the application packaging recipe, unit tests and the requirements of integration to SCCM for application deployment
+ Download software and patches following the Customer policies for media ingest
+ Work with the software asset management team for software acquisition and to acquire licences
+ With the wider technical team, you'll agree on the application packaging approach, method of deployment, software metering and application access control
- Be responsible for ensuring an adequate software packaging is available raising service requests and chasing others to ensure it remains functional
- Assess packages developed by others with a view to deploy 'as is' to the support systems with no to minimal changes to the package
- provide support for own applications consumed by other departments in addition to our own supported systems
- Raise incidents as required
- Assist with 3rd Line Technical Support to the Customer Systems under support of the Enterprise Desktop Service.
- Assist with Discovery activities on new Systems being brought under support of the Enterprise Desktop Service
- Assist with application incidents to determine root cause and the required resolutions

Technical Skills:
- Excellent knowledge application packaging for Windows 7 and Windows 10 for both physical and virtual desktops
- Knowledge of application deployment methods and the reasons for each approach available
- Familiar with patching methods including WSUS, standalone and tailored deployments with SCCM
- Knowledge of Windows Lockdown using Group Policy to NSCS/Microsoft SCM Levels
- Knowledge of Microsoft System Centre Configuration Centre Current Branch, Implementation and Support, including OS Deployment, Application Deployment, Patching and Endpoint Protection
- Knowledge of Active Directory Group Policy Objects, including Applocker and Firewall Implementations.
- Knowledge of Troubleshooting using SysInternals tools such as ProcMon and NetMon
- Previous experience for packaging applications for a Citrix Virtualised Desktops
- Experience with Application Virtualisation (App-V)
- Experience with User Environment Virtualisation (UE-V)
- Fault finding using a range of Microsoft tools such as ProcMon