Senior End User Engineer

Chicago, Illinois 60606

Employment Type:
Date Added:
June 16, 2015

Palace Gate is seeking a Senior End User Engineer for our premier client in Chicago, IL. This is a full-time hire opportunity. Our client provides outstanding benefits and career path opportunities.

Technical Skills

• At least 3-5 years of experience in selecting, architecting, implementing, troubleshooting and supporting end user technologies & services in medium to large sized environments.

• 5+ years of Windows OS administration, optimization, configuration and troubleshooting experience

• 3+ years of experience with Microsoft SCCM, SCSM and SCOM

• 3+ years of experience with XenApp, XenDesktop, AppSense, App-v.

• 3+ years of Desktop OS deployment and bare metal imaging technologies.

• 3+ years of experience managing, monitoring and maintaining HP Workstation hardware with Microsoft System Center.

• Experience with DNS, LDAP, DHCP and Active Directory technologies

• Experience in HP BSM, SiteScope, Microsoft SCOM or related monitoring tools

• Experience in Mobile device management, preferably Intune or mobile Iron

• Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop configuration, administration and support experience

• Microsoft App-V administration, configuration and support experience a plus

• Scripting experience with Microsoft PowerShell and VB Script a plus

Professional Experience and Background

  • Broad knowledge of full range of client, server and distributed computing hardware and systems management, application infrastructure, infrastructure consolidation and related operating system & supporting technologies and operational standards
  • Must have deep and broad technical experience implementing, configuring, supporting and maintaining Windows Server operating systems
  • Must have SCCM and SCOM 2012 experience in addition to any previous versions.
  • Maintenance, patch management, and support of Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop and Microsoft App-V technologies
  • Technical knowledge in Active Directory and core Microsoft technologies

Education and Training

· Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of professional experience as an Administrator in an Enterprise environment (this position requires a Bachelor’s Degree)

• Certifications are preferred Microsoft training and/ or certifications (MCSE, MCITP, MCTS)

• Citrix Training (XenApp, XenDesktop)

Personal Attributes

· Ability to manage multiple projects and adapt to changing priorities

· Strong written and verbal skills

· Desire to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment

Our client uitilizes the following technologies:

End User Technologies

• HP Z class workstations, Elitebook laptops, Microsoft Surface tablets, iPad, Windows phones, Android, iOS, Crestron VC, Smart Rooms, PolyComm

Application Virtualization

• Understanding of Microsoft App-V, Citrix XenApp, SCCM software deployment, Appsense, Microsoft UEV, Wise Package Studio)


• Microsoft Windows OS 7 and higher, Microsoft System Center, Microsoft Active Directory, Lync 2013, Office 2013 and 365, Microsoft Intune, Mobile Iron, Virtualization tools and technologies to include App-v XenApp, XenDesktop, Hyper-V, General Performance, Monitoring and Benchmarking tools (Microsoft SCOM), Patching Tools (Microsoft SCCM), Enterprise/System Monitoring and Administration across the HP server platforms (HP BSM, SIM, SUM) and Microsoft Exchange 2013.

• Advanced knowledge using Microsoft Office Professional and general Visio knowledge

Qualified candidates may send their resume to:

Our client provides outstanding benefits and career opportunities. This is a great role for a technologist who is looking for a place where he/she can grow and enjoy world class benefits and employee programs.

Palace Gate Corporation is an information technology consulting and full-time placement firm that is committed to the success of our clients and our talented placements alike. Palace Gate is consistent in matching the right people with right opportunity. Our company approach is simple: understand our clients’ requirements, business needs and cultures in order to quickly identify the best resources to meet those needs and achieve business success. Palace Gate Corporation offers full medical and dental insurance, 401K, as well as weekly direct deposit.

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