Citrix Administrator

citrix, net-scaler
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

This position will lead all VDI and application virtualization projects and serve as the subject matter expert and lead technical support for assigned business applications to meet these needs. The primary platform at Bioclinica for desktop and application virtualization is Citrix XenDesktop.

Primary Responsibilities

Serves as IT technical expert for new business application initiatives by:
Participating in the evaluation, planning, design and implementation of new application initiatives
Serving as the expert in implementations and migrations of the latest Citrix and application virtualization technologies; recommending solutions to support and enhance our existing systems
Assisting in the creation of the system design and functional specifications for internal development projects
Identifying opportunities and implementing solutions to improve business processes and productivity

Serves as systems administrator for enterprise applications by:
Providing on-going support of installed application systems including resolution of application systems incidents, root cause analysis of problems, impact analysis and planning of proposed system upgrades and patches
Analysis and development of enhancements to meet changing user requirements
Execution of change control procedures to ensure all enhancements, upgrades and patches are thoroughly tested and planned before implementation in the production environment
Maintaining all related technical documentation; where applicable, developing and communicating company policies and procedures
Maintaining corporate Citrix environment
Maintaining corporate VMWare environment with regards to Citrix VMs
Managing system requirements within budget
Working with business units and internal teams to strengthen existing capabilities

Maintains Quality Service and Departmental Standards by
Reading, understanding and adhering to organizational Standard Operating Procedures (*SOP*)
Assisting in establishing and enforcing departmental standards
Ensuring the application of Enterprise IT policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all services
Participating in the modification of related company SOPs*

Secondary Responsibilities
Contributes to team effort by
Working with internal staff to resolve issues
Exploring new opportunities to add value to the organization and departmental processes
Helping others to achieve results
Performing other duties as assigned

Maintains Technical and Industry Knowledge by
Attending and participating in applicable company-sponsored training
Continuing education in network and/or application engineering

Bachelor*s degree in Information Technology, Information Systems, or equivalent required.
Microsoft Certification in SharePoint or .Net development preferred.

8+ years experience in Information Technology
5+ years experience working with SharePoint
2+ years of combined experience in programming, development, administration and architecture with SharePoint
Knowledge of SharePoint and .Net capabilities, business process analysis, web design, and project management and the software development life-cycle
Full lifecycle experience in architecting large scale scalable applications
Possess knowledge and experience in developing, customizing and implementing software solutions
Experience with Service-Now preferred
Experience working with clinical trials and/or within pharmaceutical environment preferred
Proven problem solving abilities
Project management experience a plus

Additional skill set:
Ability to work in group setting and independently; ability to adjust to changing priorities
Ability to work with technical and non-technical people to successfully complete work assignments
Excellent attention and orientation toward meticulous work
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
Fluent in reading, writing and speaking English
Ability to project and maintain a professional and positive attitude

Working conditions:
Travel:* 0-15%
Lifting:* 0-20 lbs
Other:* Computer work for long periods of time
Work Schedule * Requires availability to occasionally work unusual hours including evenings and weekends to respond to urgent requests or maintenance (i.e. on call)

Posted By

Lisa Lee

Dice Id : RTX153779
Position Id : 244509
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