SCCM Architect Project Leadership Associates
PLA is seeking a Desktop Technical Architect at our Southfield, MI Office to help us to grow our EWS Group. The role will be responsible for Desktop Management and Desktop Infrastructure related activities.
The role will assist with:
Design and deployment of Systems Management Solutions such as Microsoft?s System Center products
Conduct Windows 7, Windows 8, and Office migrations.
Conduct Desktop Assessments
Facilitate and lead planning sessions with clients
Assist with the development of best practices, guidance, and standardization for the internal team.
Presentations to internal and external clients around desktop management and best practices.
Assist in writing and review proposal/quotes for delivery to clients
Staying up to date on Microsoft exams related to desktop and systems management.
Assist customers define a technology model that meets the needs of the organization according to the strategy and goals of the organization.
Design and implement new desktop management systems to help with the automation and maintenance of the desktop environment.
Responsible for the oversight of technical projects and teams from initiation through implementation. Provides overall direction for establishing project requirements
Make recommendation to customers on their technology roadmap that will help in the improvement of business in the organization.
Leverage best practices to help guide customers in the process of deploying and managing their desktop environments.
Leverage virtualization technologies to help streamline and automate the deployment of the desktop environment.
Should have excellent presentation and communication skills
Be familiar with Project Management methodologies and best practices
Extensive experience with the implementation and troubleshooting of ConfigMgr and Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
Extensive experience and knowledge of components involved with desktop deployment. i.e. application packaging, image development, deployment automation, group policy development, etc.
Knowledge of OpsMgr, SvcMgr, Group Policy Objects, Group Policy Preferences, Windows 7.
Strong understanding of Operation Methodologies such as ITIL and MOF.
7-10 years of experience, with at least three being as a consultant.
Passing of Microsoft Exams around desktop and systems management a plus
Ideal candidate will have experience with System Center 2012. i.e. ConfigMgr 2012, SvcMgr 2012, Orchestrator 2012.
||Southfield, MI |
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|Headquarters:||120 S LaSalle Ave|
Chicago, IL 60603
|Industry:||Business Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||Project Leadership Associates (PLA) is a business and technology consulting firm that empowers small, mid-market and enterprise organizations with services across four core solution groups: 1) Strategy & Execution, 2) Business Operations, 3) Applications and 4) Infrastructure. We focus on delivering all of our services with industry leading thought-leadership, seasoned senior consultants and strong business understanding. As our name suggests, we hire experienced consultants with strong business and technical backgrounds, capable of leading projects to successful completion.
PLA has been consistently ranked among Crain's Chicago Businesses' Fast 50 and Inc. Magazine's Inc. 5000 List as an annual recognition of our growth, performance, and for maintaining profitability since its founding in 1998. With headquarters in Chicago and branch offices in Houston, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, New Orleans, New York, San Francisco and Washington DC, PLA is uniquely poised to offer a broad array of business and IT consultancy services that work collaboratively with clients to help them realize substantial results. Project Leadership Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes individuals of diverse talents and backgrounds.
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