Senior Systems Engineer - Windows

  • Job Reference: 674701
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2021
  • Employer: Tesco
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  • Location: Welwyn Garden City/UK
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

About the role

Key Aspects of the role

  • Design solutions that introduce new technologies into Tesco and impact a single or more Infrastructure product.
  • Define product roadmaps and standards for windows devices, along with core workplace applications
  • Actively contribute to commercial contracts/RFPs for windows devices and deliver better value for money
  • Design, integrate, and manage complex infrastructure solutions
  • Collaborate with Software Engineering teams who are adopting new technologies to the Infrastructure products.
  • Collaborate with a wider area or teams to drive overall enterprise design.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities by coaching and mentor others to achieve team objectives.
  • Understand Initiate supplier Proof of Concept activity.
  • Ability to support business cases by evaluating suitable products for their technology and commercial impact on Tesco and assist the business team in making the right decision.
  • Understand how budgeting and procurement process works in Tesco and can effectively apply the knowledge in planning and influencing product roadmaps.

You will be responsible for

As a Senior Systems Engineer - Windows you will be:

         Be responsible for full life cycle of device engineering based on windows client operating system.

         Be responsible for roadmaps and technical standards of windows endpoints.

         Be responsible for planning & implementation of majos upgrades / changes.

         Represent Infrastructure/Systems Engineering across all of Tesco Technology and with suppliers

         Design and deliver Infrastructure solutions involving multiple Infrastructure domains which enable best user experience and secure computing for our users across all business functions.

You will need

  • Expertise on managing device hardware catalogue lifeycle
  • Expertise on design and deployment of windows client operating systems (~win10 )
  • Expertise on design and deployment of full client device with seamless integration in eco system, including Active directory, wifi, certificates, security & management stack
  • Expertise on Microsoft office applications ( office 2019 and office 365), deployment and management
  • Expertise on Modern device deploymet and management ( Autopilot and Intune/MEM)
  • Expertise on Active directory GPOs and Intune plicies.
  • Expertise on MECM task-sequencing and managing image deployment
  • Having at least 10 years of hands on experience in managing windows devices in complex global setup

Nice to have:

  • Apple products and technologies
  • Office 365 collaboration stack
  • Microsoft licensing
  • MECM platform management
  • Desktop performance monitoring and analytics solutions


What's in it for you

We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work.  These include but aren't limited to:

  • Annual bonus scheme up to 20%
  • Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day (plus 8 Bank holidays)
  • On-site state of the art gym at our Welwyn Campus with discounted Gympass membership & free health checks via Nuffield Health
  • Retirement savings plan - save between 4% and 7.5% and Tesco will match your contribution
  • Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay
  • Share Schemes - Join our Buy As You Earn' & Save As You Earn' share schemes after 3 months service
  • Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 3 months service
  • Colleague Discounts:
    • 10% increasing to 15% after every pay day for a four day period, off most purchases at Tesco
    • 10% off One Stop
    • 10% off pay monthly & SIM only deals with Tesco Mobile
    • 20% off all F&F purchases
    • 20% off car, pet and home insurance at Tesco bank. T&C's apply
    • 25% off Tesco Café
    • 50% off complete glasses purchases & free eye tests (other offers available) at Vision Express
    • 50% off health checks at Tesco Pharmacy
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases, treats for the family, eating out and utility bills for the home
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Shuttle Bus Service to/from Welwyn Garden City Station to Welwyn Campus
  • Opportunities to get on - take advantage of our ongoing learning opportunities and award-winning training, to help you achieve the job and career you want
  • Our Employee Assistance Programme helps you deal with life's challenges
  • Financial wellness - Tesco has partnered with experts to help you make the most of your money
  • Get involved in a range of fundraising activities with our long-term charity partners


About us

Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop, whether they are at home or out on the move. Our core purpose is Serving Britain's shoppers a little better every day'. Our business was built with a simple mission - to be the champion for customers, helping them to enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living. This hasn't changed. Customers want great products at great value which they can buy easily and it's our job to deliver this in the right way for them. In the UK, we serve some 66 shoppers every second, so it's our goal to ensure every one of those customers experiences just a little better service on each visit.
At Tesco, inclusion means that Everyone's Welcome. Everyone is treated fairly and with respect; by valuing individuality and uniqueness we create a sense of belonging.
Diversity and inclusion have always been at the heart of Tesco. It is embedded in our values: we treat people how they want to be treated. We always want our colleagues to feel they can be themselves at work and we are committed to helping them be at their best.
Across the Tesco group we are building an inclusive workplace, a place to actively celebrate the cultures, personalities and preferences of our colleagues - who in turn help to build the success of our business and reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.