Desktop Architect & Engineer

Software Engineering | TSS
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Position Summary

Desktop Architect/Engineer

Are you passionate about technology and interested in joining a community of collaborative colleagues who respectfully and courageously seek to challenge the status quo? If so, read on to learn more about an exciting opportunity with Deloitte’s Information Technology Services (ITS). We are insatiably curious and life-long learners focused on technology and innovation.

Work you’ll do

This position will be working in a team that is responsible for engineering end user computing solutions from concept to implementation. This role includes defining, building and operating solutions for our end user compute function. The ideal candidate must have a strong interest and capacity to learn new technologies. Designed hardware and software solutions will meet stated requirements and needs, and will focus on the following areas: (1) design management systems that deploy software and patches/updates, deploy imaging systems, manage configurations and policies for desktops/laptops/VMs, deliver security policies, perform data backups, gather data and inventory of assets, and monitor end user experience; (2) create applications/packages/scripts that deliver software or settings for end users and technical staff; and (3) set hardware standards for laptops, desktops and peripherals. This role provides third level support for hardware, software and systems environments and collaborates with other ITS and functional teams in US and global firms. 

The team

Information Technology Services (ITS) helps power Deloitte’s success. ITS is the engine that helps to drive Deloitte, which serves many of the world’s largest organizations. We develop and deploy cutting-edge internal and go-to-market solutions that help Deloitte operate effectively and lead in the market. Our reputation is built on a tradition of delivering with excellence.

The ~2,200 professionals in ITS deliver services internally including:

  • Cyber security
  • Technology support
  • Technology & Infrastructure
  • Application development and management
  • Relationship management group
  • Strategy
  • Deployment
  • PMO
  • Financials
  • Communications

Technology Support Services

The Technology Support Services (TSS) team is ITS’s first line of contact with personnel. Providing walk-up support, asset management, PC compliance, and mobile devices support, TSS provides hands-on support to Deloitte employees.

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in an IT role along with specialized knowledge and/or experience in the end user technology environment. Experience should involve reviewing and running software installs and system configurations, deploying software and policies, testing scripts/packages/software, supporting, troubleshooting and use of deployment/management systems within an end user environment.
  • This role also requires experience in creation of documentation and processes and proven capabilities in technical writing
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows OS and/or Mac OS, including life cycle management and root cause analysis using advanced diagnostic tools such as Sysinternals Suite. (Knowledge of Linux is a plus)
  • Understanding of systems-based management/monitoring/endpoint protection software such as SCCM, Cylance, Privilege Management and Nexthink.
  • Understanding of how Group Policy and Preferences work in OS environments.
  • Knowledge and understanding of virtual workstation environments.
  • Knowledge of Scripting and Packaging Languages (Primarily PowerShell, with knowledge of other scripting is very helpful. Examples include VB, AdminStudio, .NET, JavaScript, Python, SQL).
  • Substantial experience with problem solving in complex system and network infrastructures, with a focus on ensuring a positive end user experience.
  • Familiarity with cloud-based solutions.
  • Detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office 365/ProPlus.
  • Strong technical grasp of strategic platforms such as Microsoft, Networks and Security, WAN, LAN.
  • Knowledge of Active Directory/SCCM/Intune.
  • Solid networking knowledge, including LANs, WANs, Routers, VLANs, VPNs, Wi-Fi.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to collaborate, share the workload, and provide direction to team resources.
  • Collaborative, self-starter with the ability to manage multiple projects and changing priorities in a fast-paced and US/global oriented team.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future.

Our people and culture

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Learn more about our commitment to developing our people.


As used in this posting, "Deloitte" means Deloitte Services LP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Requisition code: 55594

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