LOCATION: Sterling or Annapolis Junction
TYPE: Direct Hire
NorthHill Technology Resources is seeking a VDI SME who specializes in Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD). WVD is a comprehensive desktop and app virtualization service running on Azure and Hybrid that delivers simplified management, multi-session Windows 10, optimizations for Office 365 ProPlus, and support for Remote Desktop Services environment.
⦁ As a VDI Lead, the candidate will deliver quality engagements with your expertise, either as an advisor, workshop, troubleshooting, assessment, reviewer or resource in high profile projects to ensure customer value. The ideal candidate must have the ability to combine their technical skills, creativity and customer focus to deliver great solutions to the customers and ensure they get the best out of our technologies and solutions. Person in this position should be able to focus on deep experience with technologies
⦁ Experience in leading, designing and implementing Microsoft infrastructure solutions including Windows Virtual Desktop, on-prem, cloud and hybrid;
⦁ Experience in managing, deploying, transforming to Windows 10 Modern Management (Intune, Autopilot, Windows Virtual Desktop, etc);
⦁ Expertise in Windows 10 area - SOE, imaging, evergreen;
⦁ Good understanding of Microsoft Endpoint Manager(SCCM); designing, deploying, managing will be a plus;
⦁ Awareness of Mobile Devices management systems (Android, iOS) (Vmware Workspace One, Citrix Workspace, Vmware Airwatch);
⦁ Understanding of Microsoft 365 products (Office365, SharePoint, EM+S, etc.);
⦁ Experience with Citrix products (Virtual Apps, Virtual Desktops, ADC, Provisioning) will be a plus;
⦁ Experience with scripting skills in Powershell or Python;
⦁ Azure certification will be advantageous.
⦁ Experience with one or more cloud service providers including Microsoft Azure (preferred)
⦁ Design, implement, configure, and maintain various Azure SaaS Cloud Services such as Azure AD, AIP, ATP, ASR, CAS, EM+S, Teams, Intune, AAD Connect, Exchange Online and O365.
⦁ Deploy and maintain Azure IaaS Virtual Machines and Azure Application and Networking Services to support growth into the cloud.
⦁ Optimize Azure buildouts for cost/performance (VM optimization, reserved instances, etc.)
⦁ Knowledge of cloud, networking, and enterprise architectures
⦁ Experience securing systems to one or more compliance standards (e.g. NIST 800-171, NIST 800-53) ⦁ Experience with at least one programming/scripting language (e.g. PoweShell Python, BASH)
⦁ Experience with SQL Clustering Failover