Application Packaging Specialist

£Competitve Day rate + Gym

Malmesbury

Description

The Application Packager will be responsible for packaging COTS and LOB applications for the global desktop environment within Dyson.

Market Overview

The building is the heartbeat of Dyson. Over 2,500 people, including James himself, spend their days strategizing, inventing technology and telling the Dyson story to the world. From 2016, our HQ will begin doubling its footprint with an ambitious new expansion.

Function Overview

Ensuring Dyson’s IT infrastructure performs around the clock, around the world, isn’t easy. And as we expand geographically, taking on more people and more complex enterprises, our IT needs to continually evolve to face new challenges. Our hub of technical architects thrives on empowering and protecting Dyson with the latest and best business transformation technology. From servers and storage, to database management, network configuration, communications and collaboration tools, we’re investigating the future and providing global solutions.

Accountabilities

As an Application Packaging Specialist you will be responsible for packaging COTS and LOB applications for the global desktop environment within Dyson that will consist of building installation packages in MSI/MST format and performing installation testing on Windows 7 / 10 following an established process and workflow.

You will also be responsible for packaging MSI applications, Document packaged application configuration and support the team with all global application patching and updating alongside the Client and Mobile Solutions Manager with new initiatives and project deliveries

Skills

We are looking for someone that displays strong application packaging experience, using Flexera Admin Studio skills with commercial experience in developing installers for Windows using Install Shield. You must have experience of complex application packaging ideally in a Global Organisation.

It would be desirable to have Application virtualisation (Microsoft APP-V), Application layering (VMware App Volumes) and scripting experience using BAT, PowerShell and VB Scripts

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition

Posted: 9-Feb-2017

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