A senior application packaging contractor is needed for a global mining company based in Downtown Vancouver.
This is a brand new project and new position, working with the enterprise patch management team. You will be assisting with day to day administration of the ITSM (information technology service management) tool and related projects. You will also be involved with the packaging and testing of applications. Work with Systems Administrator/Patch Team, you will determine patches to test and deploy, and analyze the results before and after deployment. You will also help with generating reports using the ITSM tool and document the procedures and configuration as required.
-Experience with WSUS (windows server update services) and understanding of how patching works with operating systems and applications such as Microsoft office, Java, and Adobe suite.
-Expert knowledge of how packaging and deployment of applications occurs
-Experience with Enterprise IT projects/Enterprise application systems
-Thorough understanding of Windows Operating System, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office Suite.
-Familiar with Group policy and ability to push policies
-Familiar with Active Directory
-Proficient in Excel to help with data presentations (i.e. vlookup, pivot table)
-Familiar with SharePoint
-Strong written and documentation skills essential
-Working knowledge of ITSM tool
-Ability to create vbscript to use for packaging software
-Experience in troubleshooting windows operating system
-Experience with SysPrep and image creation
-Experience with MSI packaging and deployment
-Experience with BMC Footprints Service Core and Asset Core is preferred
-ITIL Foundations certification is preferred
A degree in Information Systems related studies or equivalent work experience
This is a 6 month contract with the probability of extensions beyond this.