I’m an experienced application packager seeking application packaging related work in the U.S., in the Chicago (IL) area. I would be available to start working at the beginning of September. My spouse is coming to the U.S. to carry out her LL.M. studies and therefore, I am primarily looking for a one year’s employment. However, should a further time period be required/desirable, I would be prepared to extend my stay. I will require a work visa / work permit.

I have…

…certified myself as MCSE on Windows Server 2003, MCSA: Messaging on Windows Server 2003 as well as SCA: SoftGrid Certified Administrator (Application Virtualization solution)

…wide experience of developing Microsoft Installer-based application packages with Wise (over 5 years), and supporting them throughout the application lifecycle

…an in-depth knowledge and experience of supporting and using Microsoft technologies like SMS 2.0 and 2003, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000 and XP Professional. (Windows Vista is under investigation)

…done complex application deployments with Microsoft Systems Management Server (both SMS 2.0 and 2003) as well with Active Directory

…experience with multi-site, large environment application package deployments

…wide knowledge in scripting technologies including VB Script, Wise Script and Command Shell

…excellent understanding of WMI and the Windows registry

…wide experience on Operation System installation automation

…the ability to quickly learn new applications and new technologies

…excellent troubleshooting abilities

…strong understanding of project, application development, and systems management methodologies

…strong standard processes, procedures, quality assurance documentation background

…good communication skills in the English language, both oral and written

For further information please e-mail me at nicklas.halme@gmail.com