19 days old

Software Packaging & distribution

Multiple Cities, Multiple
  • Job Code
    255984BR
Introduction
We build phenomenal products that our customers rely on so its important they are running at their best. As a Systems Management Specialist, you will work with the latest software to keep moving business forward. Whether its our Engineering teams that need a test environment or our software running in production, we are seeking skilled systems management professionals ready for the challenge.

Your Role and Responsibilities

As Software Packaging and Distribution Specialist, you are responsible for performing application discovery, application packaging, software distribution and troubleshooting/problem determination. The delivery practitioner in this role will engineer automated installation code that enables a software application, update or patch to be sent electronically to an end user workstation or device within a client environment.

  • Complete software packaging per the information listed in the package requirements form. and activities to required timelines
  • Perform complex resolution activities to diagnose packaging issues and perform Quality Assurance activities to ensure package operates successfully in the customer environment
  • Work with Transitions/Transformation teams to complete solution packaging work as described by the statement of work. This includes all Process Change Requests (PCRs) during Transition/Transformation
  • Schedule distribution of software packages to target audience through distribution tool within the required duration and time frame and complete pre-distribution analysis to ensure the request includes the necessary information to fulfil the process
  • Update workflow management tools to ensure all Software Distribution activities are tracked and recorded
  • Report any issues that may compromise the distribution timeframes or success
  • Perform software distribution remediation on unsuccessful endpoints per account procedures

If you thrive in a dynamic, collaborative workplace, IBM provides an environment where you will be challenged and inspired every single day. And if you relish the freedom to bring creative, thoughtful solutions to the table, there's no limit to what you can accomplish here.

We always believe that it is deeply important to have the right person for the right job and you are a flawless fit to this strategy. We want people with an openness and ability to learn and who are ready to put good ideas into action. So, go ahead, and grab the opportunities we wish you outstanding success in your career and inspire you to bring your best self to work with IBM



Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Minimum 4+ years overall professional experience and 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Working knowledge of Windows / Apple / Linux desktop operating systems, components and configuration.
  • Expertise in software packaging tools (e.g., InstallShield, Admin Studio, App V, ThinApp, XenApp)
  • Proficient in scripting languages (e.g., VBS, Perl, Batch Scripting and PowerShell).
  • Experience in Virtualization Platforms (e.g., VMware ESX/Workstation, Hyper-V, VirtualBox)
  • Proven ability in software distribution tools (e.g., SCCM, Radia, IEM, WSUS, Altiris)
  • In-depth knowledge to manage and produce MSI packages from legacy applications and create transform files for vendor based MSIs


Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Ambitious individual who can work under their own direction towards agreed targets/goals and with creative approach to work
  • Intuitive individual with excellent written and oral communication skills with ability to manage change and proven time management
  • Excellent teamwork skills balanced with the ability to work independently
  • Proven interpersonal skills and have basic knowledge office tools (e.g., Excel) for collecting and manipulating distribution results.
  • You love collaborative environments that use agile methodologies to encourage creative design thinking and find innovative ways to develop with cutting edge technologies


About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking.If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS isthe place for you!

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-05

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