Information Technology

Desktop Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Desktop Engineer, a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Candidates should be willing to work on our W2 ONLY.

Job Title: Desktop Engineer

Remote: Yes

Location(s): Morris Plains, NJ

Role Type: W2 ONLY, NO C2C

Contract Length: 12 months

How to Apply: Please send resume and contact information to Suganya, Sourcer at

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Provides expert content/professional leadership on complex Infrastructure assignments/projects.
  • Serves as a technical consultant responsible for design, engineering and development of information technology solutions.
  • Supports the design, analysis, development and implementation of engineering infrastructure solutions of projects and/or work requests for complex business solutions.
  • Troubleshoots and proceeds on resolving infrastructure compatibility issues based on system architecture, project requirements, customer expectations, etc.
  • May be involved in the creation of design specifications and the development and application of utility programs and may resolve infrastructure compatibility problems as they arise.
  • Responsibilities may include risks assessments, partnering on capacity planning, budget forecasting, and the diagnosis and correction of application/network problems. May serve as the primary contact for vendors.
  • Technologies span mainframe, midrange, desktop, server, network data, voice, messaging, web, database, and output/receiving.
  • Exercises considerable creativity, foresight, and judgment in conceiving, planning, and delivering initiatives.
  • Uses deep professional knowledge and acumen to advise functional leaders.
  • Focuses on providing thought leadership within Infrastructure Engineering but works on broader projects, which require understanding of wider business. Recognized internally as a subject matter expert.

Required Skills/Experiences:

  • At least 5 years of experience working with Windows desktop operating systems
  • Must have experience with managing and using all aspects of the SCCM suite.
  • Experience working with, troubleshooting, and certifying endpoint hardware for enterprise deployment is needed for this role
  • Knowledge of the Stratodesk NoTouch Operating system is a plus.
  • A working knowledge of Flexera App Portal would be beneficial
  • Candidate should have experience with Windows image design and engineering for enterprise client using Deployment Image servicing and Management (DISM) and MS deployment toolkit (MDT)
  • Experience with remote deployment of customized corporate windows operating system, GPOs, Software and MS hotfixes/ security updates using MS System Center configuration manager (SCCM) is requested.
  • Working knowledge of Tanium is a plus
  • Knowledge of Adaptiva OneSite is also a plus
  • Ability to manage configurations, security policies, firmware, driver updates for Workstations and laptops is desired.
  • Must have the ability to Perform new hardware device drivers and applications certification for Workstations, docking stations, monitors, and other peripherals.
  • Create high level design artifacts independently and support prototyping through creation of Proof of Concept (POC).
  • Use ITIL standards to streamline and improve incident/problem/change management.
  • Deliver high quality code/ scripts (.NET and PowerShell) and support peers in quality check such that design requirements are met.
  • Conduct impact analysis of issues logged, prioritize and ensure that production support is provided as per the committed SLA.
  • Participate in architectural review sessions to provide inputs to architecture team through framework analysis, design patterns, prototype specifications.
  • Support client interfacing activities and help create the relevant reports in a timely manner.
  • Evaluating and testing core applications for Windows 10 (all versions).
  • Advising on process improvements to create/enhance existing engineering tools for improved performance.


High school diploma or equivalent.

Job ID: JOB-215848
Publish Date: 13 Jan 2023

Tagged as: Desktop Engineer