Sabre Senior Desktop Engineer in Southlake, Texas

Req ID: 45389

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development

Sabre is the global leader in innovative technology that leads the travel industry. We are always looking for bright and driven people who have a penchant for technology and want to hone their skills. If you are interested in challenging work, being part of a global team, and solving complex problems through technology, business intelligence and analytics, and Agile practices - then Sabre is right for you! It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs for our airline, hotel, and travel agency customers.

Job Description

Under general supervision, the Office Windows/Linux Engineer will serve as a subject matter expert on the desktop environment, contributing to a wide variety of projects in support of the DWS roadmap. Works under the direction of senior leadership and reports to the Manager of Digital Workplace Infrastructure. Duties will include some or all the following:

  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology related to the desktop environment

  • Maintain the standard operating desktop environment including drivers, applications, and standard configurations

  • Perform configuration, administration, and troubleshooting of both Linux and Windows platforms to include but not limited to base configuration, security and system patching, performance monitoring, etc.

  • Perform design, integration, and configuration of monitoring tools

  • Provide O/S hardening and system patching

  • Assist in application testing and OS upgrade/release management

  • Provide top-tier support of Linux and Windows Operating Systems, provide technical documentation and operational guidelines to global operations team

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree in technology, or a related scientific or technical discipline is preferred.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience working in an ITIL aligned service delivery organization

  • Minimum 5 years of related experience

  • Produces detailed documentation and training guides when required

  • Knowledge of Windows, Mac, and Linux desktop platforms

Working on the Sabre Corporate IT Digital Workplace Infrastructure Services Engineering and Architecture team will give you opportunities to develop your technical, business, interpersonal and intercultural skills. We have opportunities to develop technical, leadership, planning and project management skills. You will have an opportunity to own, cooperate and coordinate tasks with a committed team, working in modern technologies (Windows 10, SCCM, Office 365, Intune, etc.).

Reasonable Accommodation

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Affirmative Action

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