Workspace Platform Engineer

Global Investment Firm #028

Core Responsibilities

• Architect a modern and scalable desktop platform for our business users
• Lead the trial and deployment of a greenfield physical (Windows/Mac) and virtual
desktop (Windows) platform
• Implement day-to-day changes to improve the desktop platform
• Migrate users from our legacy desktop environment to the new physical and virtual
desktop platforms
• Fully own the deployment and operations of our MDM solution, i.e. MS Intune and
Autopilot
• Drive the deployment of an Endpoint Management solution to all mobile devices
• Contribute to the MS 365 Design and Implementation effort
• Create an OS Design and Deployment standard via filesystem images and/or continuous
automation
• Lead the continuous desktop patching and OS updates efforts
• Improve and lead our Change Management practices related to endpoints and desktops
• Onboard and manage vendors and partners who will contribute to the desktop platform
efforts
• Engage in technical collaboration with other Infrastructure groups and business teams

What We Value

• Demonstrated experience at building and managing a fleet of more than 100 desktops
• Automation mindset – focused on making manual tasks the exception, not the rule
• Experience with Microsoft management tooling (e.g. Azure AD, SCCM, O365, Intune)
• Exposure to non-Microsoft tooling (e.g. JAMF)
• Exposure to Okta (both from a user and administrator perspective) and SaaS applications
• Experience in automating routine tasks
• Experience in configuration management and application packaging
• Fundamental knowledge of compute concepts (e.g., different OS environments,
virtualization, file systems), networking concepts (e.g., DNS, HTTP, TCP, UDP, IP)
• Ability to team up with technical team and non-technical users to troubleshoot issues
• Exposure to Active Directory, Azure AD, MS Exchange and GPO Design
• Working experience with fundamental Computer Engineering concepts: solution
architecture, documentation, implementation, testing, operationalization and support
• Ability to lead other teams (both internal and external) and own initiatives
• Communicate impacts to end-users and continuously share status with leadership
• You care deeply about removing yourself from manual and repetitive tasks, and enjoy
leveraging technology and automation to gain scale
• Proficient and impactful oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills: desire and ability to work on a team
• Interest in finance, investment banking, and the capital markets

To apply for this job email your details to Graham.Gates@TechExecOnline.com

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