Role: Software Application Packager / Third Level Support Specialist
Location: New Orleans, La
Duration: 6+ months
3+ years application packaging experience using Flexera AdminStudio and at least one other utility such as Smart Packager Pro, InstallShield, or Wise Package Studio.Ability to communicate effectively via phone, email, and Jabber to an internal customer base that includes onshore and offshore users.Experience working with applications deployed in a Citrix environment.Working knowledge of application deployments using IBMs BigFix.Experience using Service Now for managing service requests, trouble tickets, and Change Management.Comprehensive technical problem resolution skills.Knowledge of Active Directory & Group Policy Management.PowerShell and general scripting knowledge.
Role and Responsibilities:
Responsible for creating deployment packages for COTS and custom applications in an enterprise environment.Ability to create and deploy packages using Flexera Admin Studio, Install Shield, and Smart Packager Pro according to customers requirements.Gather requirements, document processes and procedures for creating and deploying software in an Enterprise environment.Document customizations and changes made during the packaging process.Follow required Change Management processes through to final deployment.Create tagalongs for application deployment using IBMs BigFix.Troubleshoot and resolve installation and deployment issues affecting the workstation environment. Be able to use utilities like Process Monitor to help identify software problems on the users workstation.Must have the ability to work with many teams to assist with resolving customers issues including the Service Desk, Field Service technicians, Application Developers, Project Managers, and Citrix team to provide the best possible user experience for the customer.Be able to work extended hours when necessary, including on call support after hours and on weekends.Create technical documentation on problem resolution for the Service Desk, Field Services, and end users.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline preferred.