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IBM Software Distribution Specialist in Katowice, Poland


The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world's relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Specialists are responsible for keeping up with these latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Currently, we are looking for Software Distribution Specialist.

The main responsibilities on the position will include:

  • Complete software packaging using MSI technology meeting Industry & Microsoft best practices

  • Provide software Distribution services ensuring that applications are built to meet technical specifications suitable for applications to be run and operated within customers Standard Operating Environment

  • Complete Software Distribution activities to required timelines

  • Perform complex troubleshooting activities to diagnose Distribution issues

  • Ensure software packages meet & operate under client specific deployment mechanisms

  • Perform testing on client specific Standard Operating Environments

  • Perform application compatibility & migration testing

  • Perform Quality Assurance activities to ensure package integrity & accuracy

  • Follow & Complete specific work checklist while completing Packaging & QA activities.

  • Assist with producing and updating procedure documentation for Software Packaging.

  • Create software application (MSI), data setup.exe packages and scripts using standard processes and toolsets (e.g. Installshield) in respect to customer approved processes, toolsets and environments.

  • Develop software Distribution based on customer requirements and perform test according to customer test plans.

  • May require shift work to accommodate global client needs.

  • Accountable for completing work assignments within a specific timeframe to meet or exceed business objectives

  • Activities subject to business measurements, impact on customer satisfaction or impact on project costs/expenses.

Additional benefits:

  • Internal and external trainings and certifications

  • Upskilling programs, wide possibilities of skills' development

  • Multisport card

  • Private medical package (Medicover) and insurance package

  • Fresh fruits in the office

  • Cinema, ski and mountain trips for IBMers

  • Holiday camps for children

  • Discounts for IBMers (for a wide range of services/products)

  • Social Fund benefits

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience in mass software rollouts, BigFix,

  • Migrations experience between Windows platforms,

  • GPO

  • Multiuser solutions on Windows 10

  • VBS Scripting, Knowledge of Microsoft OS, MSI,

  • English B1 minimum

  • Testing application experience

  • Client facing

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • App-V, MSI, VBS, Wise Script, Powershell,GPO, BigFix, SWD

  • End user services processes,

  • Access management,

  • GPOw

  • Packaging skills

  • PCI DSS requirements,

  • Service Monitoring

About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.

As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.

Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.

We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities. Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what's next.

Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.

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