Applications Packager

NES Associates
Washington, DC
Dec 01, 2021
Dec 03, 2021
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Type of Requisition: Regular Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None Suitability: No Suitability Required Public Trust/Other Required: NACI (T1) Job Family: Systems Engineering Job Description: We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We are seeking an Applications Packager to join our team on our federal client, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC) in Washington, DC. The Application Packager (SCCM Packager) will be part of the Client Engineering team to support application packaging for a Windows 10 deployment as well as other commercial off the shelf products such as Google Chrome, Adobe and JAVA Products and other add-ons. The SCCM Packager will act as one of the point of contact between the Desktop Team for technical support regarding packages and SCCM deployments. This position will be located in Washington, DC. This is an on-site position with no telecommute possibilities. Responsibilities: * Responsible for creating deployment packages for COTS and custom applications in an enterprise environment. * Package applications and software updates utilizing tools such as Flexera Admin Studio, Install Shield, PowerShell, VBScript, and Wise Package Studio. * Proficient in creating and editing MSI installers. Windows batch and PowerShell scripting. * Develop, maintain, and deploy secure web browser packages using a variety of web browsers including Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome in a Windows environment. * Develop and follow procedures for testing applications prior to deployment. * Document the customizations and changes made during the packaging process. * Participate in the preparation of materials and oral presentations for customers and management. * Play a lead role in meetings relating to specific technical projects or tasks. * Build common application packages into SCCM and deploy onto workstations. * SCCM Software package deployment and troubleshooting. * Develop software installation scripts and provide code review for complex software installations. * Assist support services in advanced level software installation package distribution troubleshooting. * Design, implement and configure the COTS/GOTS software needed to support our enterprise SCCM Current Branch (CB) infrastructure. * Update/create documentation. * Working effectively in a collaborative and innovative team-oriented environment. * Provides weekly statuses & estimates of all priority and non-priority projects along with recommended scope or schedule changes based on capacity and unforeseen challenges. * Weekly review of all change requests (CRs). Required Skills: BA/BS and ten years of experience * Experience packaging applications and application updates using Flexera Admin Studio, Install Shield, or Wise Installer/Packaging Studio. * A thorough understanding of how applications install on the Microsoft Windows platforms. * Experience or knowledge of PowerShell and/or VB scripting. * Knowledge of Active Directory, Microsoft Registry, and ability to query or modify settings. * Experience with remote access tools, including RDP, NetMeeting, and Windows Desktop Sharing. * Ability to develop and maintain accurate and comprehensive IT documentation. * Technical document writing experience. * Experience in software support/packaging. * Software Deployment using Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager (SCCM). * Extensive knowledge and understanding of Microsoft client operating systems including Windows 7 and Windows 10 and their use in enterprise environments. * Extensive experience with Microsoft Office and other enterprise applications, including ownership, support, and management. * Experience with and knowledge of AD design and GPO management. * Knowledge of Windows security components and permission. WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU * Full-flex work week * 401K with company match * Customizable health benefits packages * Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators * Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career * Rewards program for high-performing employees GDIT CAREERS Opportunity Owned Discover more at Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Travel Required: None Telecommuting Options: Telecommuting Not Allowed Work Location: USA DC Washington Additional Work Locations: This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Texas or Montana or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement. We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.