Sr. Network Specialist - Citrix Engineer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ65261

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular
  • Citrix Subject Matter Expert using system engineering and SQL experience
  • Assists with analysis and evaluation and with the preparation of recommendations for system improvements, optimization, and design/development
  • Provides application configuration and functional use of either Java, J2EE and web services, or PeopleSoft applications.
  • Hands on involvement with the implementation, integration, and maintenance efforts of an information systems architecture relating to the Citrix environment in both Windows and UNIX/Linux/Solaris systems
  • Works with the back-end application developers and DBA’s to effectively integrate applications into virtual desktop infrastructure. 
  • Must be a self-starter and team player that is able to work several high priority tasks concurrently, while maintaining a professional attitude
  • Must demonstrate initiative to move beyond status quo, i.e.  recommending improvements and ways to optimize systems
  • Must be able to multi-task at times, working several high priority tasks concurrently.  The ability to interface in a professional manner with non-technical customers is important.  Initiative, communicating, and listening are important to the success of the associated mission

Requirements:

10 years of relevant work experience and a bachelor's degree from an accredited university. 

  • A postgraduate degree from an accredited university may substitute for 6 years of experience.
  • Four (4) years’ experience (in addition to minimum experience requirements) to be substituted for a Bachelor's degree.
  • In-depth experience with XenApp and at least some these other Citrix elements ( Citrix XenDesktop, NetScale Appliance, Profile Manager, Citrix Provisioning Server, Citrix Web interface,  Citrix PNA/Receiver)
  • Experience with Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 and SQL Server security/mirroring/development/administrating/clustering, VMware (including ESX/ESXi server and VSphere), Active Directory (AD), Microsoft App-V, Solaris 8 and 10, Centrify, and Secure Global Desktop (SGD); and must be able to use command line
  • Solid Java developer with hands-on experience analyzing, developing and maintaining large scale, mission critical applications in Windows and Unix virtual environments. 
  • Extensive experience troubleshooting, managing and monitoring the health of routers and switches;
  • Creating and documenting processes and creating work instructions
  • Experience working as a part of a large team and working directly with customers
  • Excellent hardware troubleshooting experience.
  • Experience with supporting teleworkers and remote access technologies
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Experience utilizing Remedy ITSM system
  • Experience creating scripts to automate routine administration tasks

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.

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.