Citrix Engineer SME (Telework Options Available!)

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Washington, District of Columbia
Remote, Based in District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ106753

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

The world of investing is fascinating yet complex. While hundreds of first -time investors are turning to the markets to help pay for their homes, send their children to college and secure their futures the mission of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is becoming all the more vital.  GDIT is excited to support the SEC in as it seeks to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation.

The SEC ISS program is a comprehensive IT program charged with operating, managing, and advancing the SEC’s IT infrastructure. Our dynamic program team of IT leaders and large and small business partners is seeking bright, energetic and talented individuals to join us as we bring our innovative IT Service Delivery solutions to SEC. Currently; we are seeking a Citrix SME in Washington, D.C. The selected candidate must be US Citizens (without dual citizenship) and able to obtain a Public Trust Suitability clearance, per contract requirements.

Responsibilities include:

  • Analysis, diagnosis, and resolution of complex problems on physical and virtual infrastructure platforms.

  • Recommends, implements and document corrective solutions and preventative measures.

  • Participate in the evaluation and recommendation of new technology solutions.

  • Document policies, standards and knowledgebase articles.

  • Provide operational and Tier 2 and Tier 3 customer support for the Citrix environment.

  • Evaluate, plan and integrate technical infrastructure solutions with a secure infrastructure environment, production stability, and performance.

  • Assist with the rollout of large projects, including installing computers, networking equipment, server and storage solutions and more.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Sound knowledge of the following technologies:

    • XenApp 6.5 and 7.6.

    • Web Interface and StoreFront platforms.

    • Windows 7/10 and Windows Server 2016/2012/2008 R2.

    • Hypervisors, VMWare vSphere, MS Hyper-V and Citrix XenServer.

    • XenApp farm migration and upgrades.

  • Provisioning services and virtualizing Citrix Servers and VDI.

  • Physical and logical networking; to include Application Virtualization technologies (MS App-V)

  • Demonstrated experience in the O&M of Citrix Machine Creation Services (MCS) and/or Provisioning Services (PVS) for desktop servicing

  • Familiarity with proactively monitoring VDI implementations for performance degradation and tuning and optimization opportunities.

  • Familiarity with Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Secure Socket Layer (SSL) certificate generation, use, and upkeep as it pertains to Citrix-based solutions

  • Familiarity with basic Networking troubleshooting concepts and approaches. interact at all levels of management internally, and with customers

  • Superior communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Excellent follow-through

  • Must have the ability to analyze, explain and document methodically.

  • Must be able to multi-task

  • Flexibility and ability to bounce between projects quickly

  • A natural troubleshooter; someone who will see a problem through until its resolved, and is able to quickly diagnose problems even on technology not previously worked with.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.