Desktop Image System Engineer Senior

Citrix, Database, DNS, Hardware, Manager, Management, MCSE, Packaging, PowerShell, Program Manager, Release, Security, SQL, Testing, Windows, Windows 7, WSUS
Full Time, Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description



Company Job Title:

Desktop Image System Engineer Senior


TS/SCI with CI Poly


Dulles, VA

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Summary: The Desktop Image System Engineer Senior Engineer is to serve as a program lead for the purpose of deploying thick and thin client desktop OS solutions and promoting structured software engineering and process improvement initiatives across a distributed virtual desktop enterprise. The OS Image Lead designs/integrates operating system deployment solutions for Enterprise-wide rollouts and upgrades; designs and manages baseline image creation for multiple hardware configurations; and provides preventative maintenance and troubleshooting expertise.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

  • Develop architectural design documentation for desktop hardware, physical and virtual operating systems and management capabilities

  • Perform secure baseline image creation and tailoring of Windows operating system images for specific hardware configurations from a common core baseline

  • Support application packaging, deployments, documentation, and release control in an Enterprise environment

  • Utilize PowerShell scripting to maximize productivity of platform management

  • Maintain platform security and compliance with PCI to protect data and including desktop security patching and management of segmented virtual desktop environment

  • Define, create and test Group Policy updates for desktop OS

  • Utilize standard enterprise tools to develop or implement infrastructure hardware, software or other technical components

  • Provide preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and quickly resolve routine problems to ensure infrastructure stability

Non-Essential Duties: Other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities: NONE

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education.
  • A combination of 5+ years of experience to include the following areas:

    • Active Directory

    • Hyper-V SCVMM (2012)

    • Microsoft Server (2012 R2 preferred)

    • Microsoft DHCP/DNS Server

    • SQL Database (2014 preferred)

    • PowerShell Scripting


  • Possess one of the following certifications:

    • MCITP

    • MCSA

    • MCSE

    • MCSA

    • MCTS
  • Experience in a large, geographically dispersed environment
  • Extensive experience in the following:
    • Microsoft Windows client operating system
      • Tailored images for Windows 7 and 10
    • Active Directory design and administration
    • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
    • SCMM
    • WSUS
  • Preferred but not required experience to include:
    • Dell Hardware
    • Citrix XenDesktop 7
  • TS/SCI with CI Poly

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Technical documentation skills
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art engineering technical approaches in design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to be DoD 8570 compliant within 90 days of hire


  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.


  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment :

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
Dice Id : 10125215
Position Id : 1700001391
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