Desktop Architect / EUC Architect (Citrix / VDI / SCCM / App-V)

DGH Recruitment Ltd
United Kingdom
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Desktop Architect / EUC Architect (Citrix / VDI / SCCM / App-V) - London

DGH Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a leading International organisation who are recruiting for a Desktop Architect / EUC Architect to join the team in London.

The successful candidate will co- own, develop, maintain and provide support leadership for the firm's global desktop architecture and application packaging and delivery methods.To manage projects to upgrade and replace desktop solutions including remote access and desktop security protection. To impart expertise and provide processes for others to operate to maintain solutions in their optimum condition. To grow awareness and understanding of related systems and technical architecture.

- To be the 'co-owner' of desktop and remote desktop solutions - to be one of the main contacts in respect of developing, maintaining and providing support leadership, business continuity, change management and release management.
- To maintain desktop solutions in line with ISO27001 and Cyber Essentials Plus requirements - to manage and deliver projects in respect of upgrades, maintenance, capacity management, system performance and measurement, in conjunction with relevant vendors and consultants where appropriate.
- To lead projects in respect of upgrades to desktop solutions, including remote desktop
and desktop security protection, including as part of office expansion or office move

Required Skills / Experience:
Desktop build and deployment (physical and VDI)
- Detailed knowledge of the design, build, configuration and effective management of a global desktop and VDI architecture, including Active Directory.
- Detailed knowledge of desktop operating systems to include at least Windows 7 (all variations), including methods to configure, deploy, manage and maintain, e.g. RIS, MD, Group Policy, SCCM, Lumension.
- Detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office application configuration,including methods to configure, deploy, manage and maintain, e.g. GPO, OCT.
- Detailed knowledge of desktop management tools including the ability to design, build, develop, maintain and support a global platform for managing desktops, the means to maintain desktops and the means to package and deploy applications, e.g. RES, AppSense, SCCM, App-V.

Desktop build maintenance (physical and VDI)
- Knowledge of applications to manage the deployment of desktop operating system patches and hot-fixes, e.g. WSUS.
- Knowledge of desktop protection systems, e.g. Lumension.

Remote access Desktop
- Detailed knowledge of remote desktop platforms such as Citrix XenDesktop and Citrix XenApp including methods to design, build, develop, maintain and support a global platform for remote access / VDI desktops.

Desktop Architect / EUC Architect (Citrix / VDI / SCCM / App-V) - London

In accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003, this position is advertised based upon DGH Recruitment Limited having first sought approval of its client to find candidates for this position.

DGH Recruitment Limited acts as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business
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