IT Senior End User Computing Specialist

Date: 04-Oct-2022

Location: Dublin, Ireland

Company: Ornua Co-operative Limited

Ornua is a dairy co-operative which sells dairy products on behalf of its Members, Ireland’s dairy processors and, in turn, Irish dairy farmers.  It is Ireland’s largest exporter of Irish dairy products, exporting to 110 countries worldwide.  Headquartered in Dublin, it has annualised sales of over €2.5 billion and a global team of 2,850 employees.  Ornua operates from 10 business units worldwide, including 16 production facilities, and has sales and marketing teams working in-market across all four corners of the globe.

The Group is structured across two divisions: Ornua Foods and Ornua Ingredients.

Ornua Foods is responsible for the marketing and sales of Ornua’s consumer brands including, Dubliner, Pilgrims Choice, Kerrygold, Avantage, Forto, and BEO.  Markets are served by production facilities and in-market sales and marketing teams in Africa, Asia, Germany, Ireland, the UK, the rest of Europe, the Middle East, and the US.

Ornua Ingredients is responsible for the procurement of Irish and non-Irish dairy products and for the sale of dairy ingredients to food manufacturing and foodservice customers across the world.  Ornua Ingredients is also responsible for managing volatility through de-risking and trading strategies. The business is supported by production facilities in Saudi Arabia, Spain, the UK, the US and by in-market teams in Africa and the Middle East.


Ornua’s Values

At Ornua, our Values guide us as we work together and care for each other to achieve great things. Our five values, and their underlying behaviours, encourage us to Seek and Embrace New Ideas, Make It Happen, Be Our True Selves, Show You Care and Achieve Great Things Together.


Dynamic Working

Ornua have a Dynamic Working policy in place which facilitates flexible hours and hybrid working.


Job Summary


As a senior member of the Solutions Delivery team, you will be responsible for all aspects of end user computing management from developing roadmaps, patch life cycle management, device performance and User adoption of OS and Microsoft Office enhancements.

The successful candidates will work closely with Service Delivery team on endpoint problem management and Security team to ensure all end user devices are compliant with security policies.


Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Exceptional Technical skills in EUC specialist areas – OS Build and deployment management, application delivery and patch lifecycle management.
  • Thorough understanding and extensive experience of Microsoft System Centre Configuration Manager, Microsoft Endpoint Manager, Microsoft Windows, Group Policy, end user devices, MDM and other related technologies.
  • Build annual roadmap to deliver excellent end user computing experience.
  • Device compliance and performance reporting.
  • Develop user adoption programs for OS and Office Desktop enhancements.

Key Skills & Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • 2+ years’ experience in an End User Computing Specialist role.
  • Excellent knowledge of SCCM and Microsoft Endpoint Manager (Intune) for Windows and Mobile devices.
  • Strong AD GPO and Windows skills.
  • Technical proficiency and hands-on experience in testing and deploying Windows OS, application updates and security patches is required.
  • Exposure to Azure Virtual Desktop with hands-on experience an advantage.
  • Proven commitment to continuous technical development.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to clearly communicate technical issues to a non-technical audience.
  • Understanding of project delivery and service delivery methodology.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Proven track record of engineering excellence and improving organisation efficiency.
  • Microsoft certification is an advantage.




Key competencies

  • INTEGRITY: Supports and encourages constructive outcomes for others by demonstrating integrity.
  • RIGOUR: To ensure excellence in own work applies effective professional skill, analysis and decision making, and planning and reviewing.
  • FORWARD-LOOKING: Responds positively to change and looks ahead to anticipate task.
  • OWNERSHIP: Takes responsibility for and pride in delivering quality and results; is tenacious.










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