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Windows Infrastructure Engineer


Dec 04, 2019



Job #: 154828

Salary: DOE

Job Description

AQUENT is seeking a well skilled Windows Infrastructure Engineer​ to work with a client in the North Houston area.  Candidate can be remote. 

Key Responsibilities:

Support IT workflows for PC’s

  • Have a keen understanding of Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) tools and analytics technology (Intune, Workspace One, etc.)
  • Have in depth product knowledge of Windows 10 OS
  • Have a deep understanding of PC Hardware components
  • Deliver holistic endpoint lifecycle services for PC’s using both human and AI techniques
  • Influence the product development team to deliver modern IT workflows, analytics and reporting
  • Ability to maintain, upgrade, and implement improvements to the Windows Infrastructure
  • MCSA and MCSE Certifications (Microsoft Certified Solution Associate and Expert)
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining all Microsoft Infrastructure technologies such as Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, DHCP and Exchange.
  • Ability to design and implement an efficient scalable Active Directory Infrastructure with efficient Group Policy integration.
  • Manage and maintain solutions that enable modern management for DaaS UEM
  • Design the software-enabled service infrastructure needed to support external customer requirements; responsible for technical aspects of solution design, analysis, coding/testing and integration success
  • Contribute to effectiveness of endpoint monitoring and analytics solution using existing toolkits
  • Understand the core business processes, and apply current technology trends to innovate for the future
  • Engage on customer first processes, demonstrating an ability to adopt and provide feedback on conceptual mock-ups and process maps
  • Direct and influence multiple groups across diverse business units to drive unified solutions
  • Work closely with our product management and design teams to review the feature set that resonates with customers and our channel partners
  • Influence the engineering product development of cloud-based IT (including IT infrastructure, connectivity and applications) solutions based on direct engagement with our Customers.


Additional Qualifications:

  • Windows Server
  • Active Directory
  • Windows PowerShell
  • ADFS (Active Directory Federation Services (Single Sign-On (SSO))
  • Office365
  • System Center Suite, SQL Server, SharePoint
  • WSUS (Windows Servers Update Services)
  • Java coding skills
  • Production experience using RDBMS at scale
  • Consulting experience in enterprise environments
  • Experience developing microservices


Similar tools:

  1. Citrix Workspace Suite
  2. Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Security (EMS) suite


Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Advanced level experience with Intune, Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), Windows PowerShell, Scripting
  • Experience as Windows Server 2012-2016 R2 operations administrator/engineer (i.e. securing Windows Server OS and administering administration)
  • Update and patch management log troubleshooting
  • Subject Matter Expert on Microsoft SCCM, Microsoft Azure, Active Directory – Cloud MS, Office365 and Intune, Windows Autopilot, Windows Analytics, SQL Server, Windows Desktop Operating Systems
  • Proficiency with solutions design, configuration, and implementation
  • Experience of IT processes, tools and solutions
  • Experience with MDM configuration and administration
  • Knowledge of cloud services, software and mobility hardware technology
  • Self-Starter with solution development initiative
  • Excellent written/oral communications and analytical skills
  • Ability to interface effectively with all levels of management and functional disciplines
  • Additional technology (hardware, EMM software, OS) certifications a strong plus
  • Highly organized and familiar with tools such as Microsoft Teams, Visio, Office, etc.


Certifications / Credentials:

  • ITIL Certification preferred, strong understanding of ITIL tools, processes and terminology a plus
  • Additional technology (hardware, EMM software, OS) certifications a strong plus


Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business Management, Engineering, Computer Sciences, or equivalent.
  • Typically, 4-6 years’ experience. – IT or SCCM side.