Job ID :
13793
Company :
Internal Postings
Location :
WASHINGTON, DC
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6+ Months
Salary :
Open
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
02 Jul 2018
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Position Overview:

The incumbent will be responsible for managing and maintaining the CITRIX farm of the client for the end-user access. The position requires in-depth knowledge of Citrix and associated technologies.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Participate in security audits and compliance initiatives and ensure the supported environments are fully compliant with client security policies and internal controls
  • Perform R & D activities and manage Infrastructure technical projects
Educational Qualifications and Experience:
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Math, Science, or Engineering
  • Role Specific Experience: 4+ years of experience in Citrix XenApp and Desktop 7x, Citrix Cloud
  • Strong experience with customization and packaging of applications for Citrix and Terminal Servers
  • Broad-based Citrix site implementations and significant experience with Citrix farm migrations
Certification Requirements:
  • Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA) or Citrix Certified Enterprise Engineer (CCEE)
Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Good knowledge of Citrix XenDesktop 7.x VDI infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Citrix Provisioning server 6.x and Citrix XenServer 6.x & 7x
  • Good knowledge and experience in Citrix XenApp 676, Citrix Access Gateway, EdgeSight, StoreFront 3x, Secure Ticketing Authority (STA), and Netscaler from both the engineering and administration point of view
  • Good understanding of MS Active Directory administration, specifically supporting technologies and how they relate to the Citrix Infrastructure
  • Strong understanding of GPO's and scripting, using various tools
  • Excellent level of server and application troubleshooting skills with a strong background in customer service;
  • Ability to create concise documentation for both technical and nontechnical audiences;
  • Strong writing and interpersonal skills and ability to work under tight schedule and deadlines
  • Flexibility and willingness to work in shifts and weekends in close co-ordination with onsite and offshore team, as well as with end users across the globe in a multi-vendor / service provider environment
  • Strong familiarity with the Windows Operating System to the level of kernel support and device drivers and be able to perform remote administration and troubleshooting;
  • Ability to serve as the highest level of Citrix and Windows administration support in the organization;
Desired Skills/Abilities: None specified

Pluses for Levels: (level II & III)
  • Level III:
Educational Qualifications and Experience:
  • Master's degree and 7+ years of experience with installing, upgrading, troubleshooting, and maintaining Citrix Presentation and XenApp Server environments, including Netscaler
  • 4 years of Citrix Access Gateway, Secure Gateway, and WI/StoreFront experience;
  • 4 years VMware ESX 4x/5x and Virtual Center experience.