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Windows Automation Specialist
Ref No.: 18-10417
Location: New York, New York
Global Financial Client in New York, NY
12+ Months Contract
Title: Windows Automation Specialist (+7 years)

The mission of the Global Technology division is to provide a highly reliable and commercial technology platform, which supports the Firms strategy, delivered by an innovative, world-class team of professionals. There are ten divisions within Technology. Enterprise Infrastructure (EI) is that global technology group that delivers the software and hardware technology solutions that make our businesses run. The team manages the production, operations, and engineering of our data centers, voice and data networking solutions, wireless technologies, server and database operations, desktops, servers and mainframes.

This is a project-oriented architecture role within the Windows Shared Services team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background working primarily on Microsoft technologies and the related ecosystem. This role will initially be focused on helping to deliver the Firms Windows private cloud implementation with opportunities to contribute to related projects.


Skills Required:
- Expert-level proficiency with PowerShell
- Demonstrable experience automating IT processes
- Intermediate knowledge of Windows Server and related technologies
- Experience with virtualization technologies (Hyper-V, VMWare ESX, etc.)
- Demonstrable experience with Windows infrastructure technologies (SCCM, SCOM, Group Policy, Clustering, etc.)
- Experience creating technical architecture documentation
- Strong communication and written skills
- Experience with the Microsoft System Center family (CM, OM, VMM, Orchestrator, etc.)

Skills Desired:
- Exposure to System Center Orchestrator, SMA or other enterprise runbook automation tools - Knowledge of Powershell DSC
- Experience with Open Source Cloud and configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef, etc.)
- Working knowledge of network device management, i.e. switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers - Experience working with Linux