Desktop / Infrastructure Consultant, (LANDesk Management Suite, Windows, MacOS)
My client based in Leeds are currently recruiting for a Desktop / Infrastructure Consultant with strong LANDesk Management Suite experience working across Linux, Windows and MacOS devices and platforms. The successful candidate will work alongside other members of the team in order to implement LANDesk Management Suite across an estate of approximately 1000 devices. After an evaluation period, my client has now decided to implement LANDesk including the Patch Manager product, a Cloud Services Appliance and the IT Asset Manager module. This will provide capabilities across a mixed estate of Windows, Linux and Mac devices, and the initial focus will be on: deployment of the infrastructure and agents providing hardware and software audit capabilities across all devices controlling MacOS configurations through policy Automatic patching of Windows and MacOS devices Creating compliance reports The successful candidate must have prior experience of implementing LANDesk Management Suite - ideally, in a mixed OS environment of Windows and Mac devices. Experience of the Patch Manager and ITAM modules is also desirable. In addition to the implementation of LDMS, there are a number of other infrastructure improvements they need to make, and any experience of the following would also be advantageous: Windows client operating system builds - Windows 7, 8 and 10 - installation, configuration, maintenance and automation Working in a mixed hardware environment with no desktop OS lockdown. Apple Mac OSX configuration and operation in a Windows based network. Experience of group policy configuration and deployment. McAfee EPO and Anti-virus Knowledge of Office 365 including Exchange online and Sharepoint online. As well as having an in-depth technical background, my client are looking for someone who has the ability to provide input into plans, task breakdowns and provide accurate estimates of work required to achieve the given outcomes. You should have strong communication skills, and an ability to empathise with users. This is an urgent requirement with interviews taking place imminently, so please apply immediately to be considered.