Application Packaging/Deployment Engineer

Workplace Engineer – Application Packager

Scottish Highlands

An overview of the role

The role of Workplace Engineer with Capgemini is to support the safe end to end transition of the End User Services from current suppliers into Capgemini.  

No matter the project or customer, your work will have a meaningful impact on society, businesses and lives. It’s really rewarding and varied. You’ll potentially work on a huge variety of projects (some larger than others), so you could gain lots of exposure in a timeframe.

Why this role

Application Packager will be part of a packaging and software team to support application packaging and deployment. The Packager will be responsible for packaging applications using Flexera AdminStudio packaging software following an established process and workflow. Packaging will consist of building silent installation packages to be deployed, these can range from MSI/MST, install scripts or App-V formats and performing initial installation testing before handing off to the client for user acceptance testing. 

Responsibilities:

⦁    Provides technical consultation and support associated with operating systems.
⦁    Provides complex analysis of systems software and hardware requirements to determine operating systems specifications and customizations.
⦁    May design sub systems and system integrations.
⦁    Provides the strategy and design to build a utility for systems programming tasks required for installations, configurations, upgrades and testing.
⦁    Develops new documentation, participates in the development of departmental technical procedures and designs user support guides.
⦁    Consults with management and recommends process and procedure improvements.
⦁    As an escalation point for operating system support and troubleshooting, provides guidance and direction to less experienced staff in resolution of escalated issues and/or complex production, application or system problems.
⦁    Leads projects, including assignment of tasks, and provides direction and guidance to less experienced staff (For I6 only).
⦁    Assures quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area and oversees updating and testing of the business continuation plan
 

Why you?

Skills Required:

⦁    Must have packaged applications for Windows 8 and Windows 10 OS platforms.
⦁    Expertise in virtualizing applications through sequencing is desired, AppV 5.0
⦁    Good Experience in Applications, Upgrades and Retiring Old Versions• Advanced experience of Windows Installer (MSI) technology
⦁    Advanced experience of Application Virtualization technology (App-V 5.1)
⦁    Advanced Experience using Flexera Admin Studio or other packaging tools such as InstEd or Orca.
⦁    Good scripting knowledge in VBScript, PowerShell 
⦁    Demonstrated experience with MS App-V sequencer
⦁    Intermediate knowledge of SCCM 2012
⦁    Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Windows platforms

Abilities Required:

⦁    Must have demonstrated ability to work in a secure customer environment
⦁    Must be able to work independently and as a team member.
⦁    Must be able to troubleshoot packaging problems.
⦁    Must be able to meet deadlines.
 

Why us?

While we’re a global consultancy, we’re made up of supportive, close-knit communities.  Everyone wants to get the best solutions for our customers and create the best working environment.

Upskilling
Potential is just as important to us as having the required skills. If you have the right mindset, we might be able to provide you with bespoke training.  So, if you’re not sure you have all the skills you need, but you’re still passionate about the role, please apply and we’ll see if we can support you.

Diversity

Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.

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Posted on:

March 8, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time

Location:

Any UK Base

Business units:

Cloud Infrastructure Services.

Department:

Infrastructure & Service Integration