Chenega Corporation Citrix System Administrator (Senior) in Dulles, Virginia

NJVC

Company Job Title:

Citrix System Administrator (Senior)

Clearance:

TS/SCI with CI Poly

Location:

Dulles, VA

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Summary:The Citrix System Administrator will maintain all aspects of the Citrix environment to include deployment, design, build, and day-to-day Operations & Sustainment of our enterprise Citrix environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

  • Tier II-III O&S responsibility of the Production Citrix Environment including maintaining complete Active Directory environments and services within a Citrix deployment, including multi-factor authentication and multi-domain environments

  • Provide leadership, expertise and strategic guidance on critical data systems that span multiple systems and groups

  • Serve as the escalation point for all Citrix issues related to the Desktop Initiative Solution

  • Work with the DTF, Engineer and Transition teams on the development of patches that will be applied to the Production system

  • Provide engineering expertise in the update/creation of the Citrix XenDesktop and VDI solutions

  • Monitor, evaluate and remediate any health concerns within the Citrix XenDesktop environment

  • Monitor the available virtual machines within the XenDesktop environment

  • Monitor and troubleshoot Hyper-V issues and concerns in relation to the Citrix deployment

  • Monitor the interaction between Citrix, Windows and SQL

  • Provide On-the-Job training to staff as needed

  • Review and monitor deployed thin client

  • Develop and maintain documentation of all processes associated with administration of the network and duties performed by network and system administrators

  • Ensure compliance with policies and procedures including DoD STIG requirements

  • Ensure problems and error conditions are promptly and appropriately addressed

  • Establish and maintain configuration and recovery documentation for designated systems

Non-Essential Duties:Other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:NONE

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline

  • Citrix Certified Associate – Virtualization (CCA-V) (CCA/CCEA/CCEE accepted

  • A combination of 5 years’ experience to include the following areas:

  • System administration with Citrix or VMware products and other relevant virtualization

  • Technical documentation

  • O&S experience in the following disciplines:

  • SQL Server (2014 experience preferred)

  • Microsoft Server (2012 R2 experience preferred)

  • Microsoft DHCP/DNS Server

  • Active Directory

  • Desired experience to include:

  • PowerShell Scripting

  • VDI Environment

  • Citrix XenDesktop 7.x

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to be DoD 8570 compliant within 90 days of hire

  • Highly skilled in all core Citrix technologies, with a focus on the virtualization platform including:

  • XenDesktop

  • XenApp

  • XenServer

  • Web Interface/StoreFront

  • Provisioning Service

  • Desired basic knowledge to include:

  • Dell Networking Appliances

  • Cisco Security Appliances

  • Ability to be flexible and after hours on-call may occur

Diversity:

  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.

Ethics:

  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment :

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline

  • Citrix Certified Associate – Virtualization (CCA-V) (CCA/CCEA/CCEE accepted

  • A combination of 5 years’ experience to include the following areas:

  • System administration with Citrix or VMware products and other relevant virtualization

  • Technical documentation

  • O&S experience in the following disciplines:

  • SQL Server (2014 experience preferred)

  • Microsoft Server (2012 R2 experience preferred)

  • Microsoft DHCP/DNS Server

  • Active Directory

  • Desired experience to include:

  • PowerShell Scripting

  • VDI Environment

  • Citrix XenDesktop 7.x

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly required

Job: Systems Administration

Organization: NJVC

Title: Citrix System Administrator (Senior)

Location: Virginia-Dulles

Requisition ID: 1700002186