24 Hour Fitness, INC. Microsoft Systems Engineer (Remote) in San Ramon, California
LOCATION 12647 Alcosta Blvd San Ramon CA 94583
GENERAL SUMMARY: Primarily responsible for engineering efforts related to all aspects of Windows clients using Traditional and Modern Device Management and other appropriate technologies. This job also includes the responsibility of all aspects of custom Windows imaging for all endpoints within the organization so that they adhere to outlined security guidelines and meet all requirements of the business to provide an excellent end-user experience and perfect interoperability with business systems. This position is also expected to be the subject matter expert for Windows clients and client management and as such act as the highest escalation point for issues.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Using expert knowledge of the Windows OS and related technologies, utilize Microsoft Deployment Toolkit, Group Policy, Modern and Traditional device management technologies (primarily BigFix, Intune and Autopilot) to develop, create, provision, and manage custom images.
Perform testing, QA, and pilots to ensure secure baselines are in place and that the image is 100% functional and compatible with business systems and hardware models and peripherals.
Use PowerShell and/or Visual Basic scripting to automate required changes to endpoint configurations and to deliver consistent and predictable products.
Provide engineering and support for other client management solutions such as Trend Micro's Apex One and Solar Winds Dameware.
Create automated software and solutions packages for deployment to Enterprise devices.
Manage and oversee mass software update/deployment efforts to Enterprise devices.
Support application packaging, deployments, documentation, and release control in an Enterprise environment.
Develop and document architectural design for endpoint hardware as well as operating systems configurations and management capabilities.
Write documentation, including project plans, backup plans, business continuance, installation procedures, and troubleshooting tips.
Manage incidents with vendors in the event of a problem relating to a supported hardware or software platform.
Manage and oversee monthly Windows Security Patch deployment and remediation.
Provide detailed reports on endpoints and manage to KPIs.
Consistently develop and introduce efficiencies and automation to improve UX.
Develop strategies, understand business/endpoint needs, and deploy adequate solutions.
Recommend and assist in the development of technology roadmaps.
Other duties as assigned.
FUNCTIONAL GROUP Information Technology