NCIS Citrix Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Administration
Quantico, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Citrix Administration

Citrix Hypervisor

Citrix Netscalers

REQ#: RQ173876
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Join GDIT and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. The NCIS program is searching for a Citrix Administrator to join their team in Quantico, VA.

The Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) is an organization of over 2,200 personnel of which 700 serve at HQ and the remaining staff serve at offices worldwide. NCIS is the Department of Navy (DON) component with primary responsibility for criminal investigation, law enforcement (LE), counterterrorism (CT), counterintelligence (CI), and cyber matters.  NCIS not only has primary responsibility for all criminal investigative, CI, CT, and cyber matters within the DON, but it also has exclusive investigative jurisdiction in non-combat matters involving actual, potential, or suspected criminal, terrorism, sabotage, espionage, and subversive activities.

This position is part of the IT Technology Operations division within the NCIS ITD organization and provides daily support of Citrix based applications to include:

  • Experience with NLB and F5 will be considered in lieu of strong Citrix skills.
  • Citrix Virtual Apps & Desktops (CVA&D)
  • Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS)
  • Experience integrating Citrix NetScaler ADC/NetScaler FIPS devices in an enterprise environment
  • Upgrades Citrix based applications and hardware as required
  • Dell Wyse terminal integration
  • Assists with daily operations and maintenance of enterprise Windows-based environments.
  • Provides support with restoration efforts for unplanned system outages and service disruptions
  • Assists various SMEs with task-oriented work while receiving OJT learning opportunities (VMware, Exchange, SharePoint, MS SQL).
  • Performs software upgrades, patch installs, firmware upgrades
  • Performs incident resolution for Tier 3 requests
  • Diagnosis and troubleshoot problems related to the OS, hardware, network, and related software
  • Troubleshoot and configure servers in a virtual environment using vSphere
  • Create scripts in various shells to automate daily and periodic tasks
  • Document work for leadership, update/create Standard Operating Procedures, and brief staff and customers various tasks

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • 5+ years of experience and deep expertise with systems administration:
    • Highly experienced in configuration, management and deployment of Citrix ADC/NetScaler FIPS HA appliances
    • Strong understanding of Citrix Application Delivery Management (ADM)
    • Strong understanding of Citrix Web Application Firewall (WAF)
    • Managing Citrix XenDesktop, XenApp, for hosted applications and virtual desktop deployments via zero client terminals
    • Microsoft Windows desktop design engineering and implementation options
    • System configuration based on security guidelines such as DISA STIGs
  • Security+
  • Secret clearance to start; must be able to obtain TS/SCI


  • Excellent customizable health benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)
  • 401K with company match
  • Educational Assistance and eLearning
  • Flexible work week
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to employee advancement
  • Rewards and Recognition programs
  • Innovative and collaborative environment encouraging of highly motivated critical thinking

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


CompTIA - Security+ - CompTIA

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $97,750 - $132,250. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.