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Windows Engineer

University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Institute for Advanced Computer Studies at the University of Maryland (UMIACS) is an interdisciplinary research organization focused on high performance computing, data intensive computing, and visual computing. The UMIACS technical staff is responsible for the computing environments for our 14 labs and centers and the research programs of our 70 faculty, including the students and staff who support them.


The main responsibilities for this position include providing support for Windows laptops, desktops, and servers while providing oversight for our help desk. Tasks will include, but are not limited to deployment and maintenance of Windows laptops, desktops and servers; patching and maintenance of these systems and their applications; management and scheduling of our help desk facility; and interacting with other technical team members to support unique computing environments.


A Bachelor of Science degree or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience and a minimum of four (4) years of hands-on experience supporting a large to moderate Windows laptop, desktop and server environment are required. Applicants must also have experience working in a Help Desk environment and in administering Active Directory with GPOs and proficiency in PowerShell. Finally, qualified candidates must have strong customer service skills, the ability to establish strong working relationships with colleagues, strong analytical and problem solving skills, and excellent oral and written communication skills.


The following experience and expertise is preferred:

  • Experience in supporting advanced Microsoft Windows services like Exchange, Direct Access, Bitblocker and
  • Automated systems management proficiency with products like Microsoft SCCM, LANDesk, or similar
  • Expertise with backup and restore products for Microsoft laptop, desktop, and server environments.


The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.


Please visit http://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/55061 to apply.

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