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Senior Systems Engineer - Altiris Experience Required
Ref No.: 18-30143
Location: Richardson, Texas
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Job Category:Information Technology
Position: Senior Systems Engineer
Location: Richardson, TX 75082
Contract Term: 4+ Months
Pay Rate: $45.00 - $60.00/hour
Schedule: 8:00AM - 5:00PM, Monday - Friday
Screenings: Background and drug screening prior to start date

  • Troubleshoots and resolves Altiris system failures by identifying and analyzing the situation and provides corrective actions.
  • Monitors systems activities and fine tunes system parameters and configuration to optimize performance and ensure security of systems.
  • Provides senior level expertise on decisions and priorities regarding systems architecture.
  • Evaluates existing solutions and infrastructure and provides recommendations.
  • Approves system designs and functions as a project lead as required.
  • Facilitates the establishment and implementation of standards and guidelines that guide the design of technology solutions including architecting and implementing solutions.
  • Manages and maintains the hardware, software, security, and connectivity to the Internet as well as middleware components.
  • Performs other Altiris duties as assigned.
  • Qualified candidate will have a Bachelors degree or equivalent years (5+) work experience with Altiris or other endpoint management suite.
  • Candidate will be responsible for application packaging from scratch (scripts, asset management, etc).
  • Automation including packaging, scripting, image creation is a must.
  • Candidate will need at least 3-5+ years experience with Altiris Total Management suite.
  • This person will play a critical role on the Tools and Automation Team as efficiency increases within the end user computing group.
  • Requires a team player who is self-motivated and focuses on customer experience. Candidate will serve as the go-to resource for managing the Altiris environment including patching and updates.
  • If candidate is strong in SCCM or Dell KACE that will be considered instead of Altiris experience*