Citrix Engineer

in VDA 6.5 to 7.X migration, security hardening policies, tuning for graphics/video, zoning, exposure to Director, EdgeSite, InSight Center/MAS, understanding of NetScaler-StoreFront-Farm network comm
Contract Corp-To-Corp, 6 Months
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Title: Citrix Engineer

Location: Vernon Hills, IL

Duration: 6 Months

 

 Citrix Engineer Job description

1.    Client has requested a supplemental Citrix resource to augment their Citrix engineering team

2.    Client is expecting the assigned resource to develop design documentation

3.    Client is expecting the assigned resource to assist with solution design for capacity management and system performance

4.    Client is expecting the assigned resource to provide level 4 support

5.    Client would like to have the ability to cancel the assignment without notification

6.    Client will like the ability to change or request replacement of the resource with suspended billing during sourcing of replacement

7.    Client would like the ability to request replacement with suspended billing during sourcing, if the supplied resource does not prove suitable for the role

8.    The preference is to have the resource on-shore and on-site

9.    The resource would require on-site time for initial knowledge transfer, this on-site requirement will not for on an ongoing basis

10.  The resource should be trained in Citrix XenApp 6.5 and 7.x, XenDesktop 5.6 and 7.X and NetScaler

11.  The resource should have relevant job experience in an enterprise class company.

12.  The resource should have training/experience with Windows Server 2008+, and Windows Group Policy

13.  Preference will be given to candidate with skills in VDA 6.5 to 7.X migration, security hardening policies, tuning for graphics/video, zoning, exposure to Director, EdgeSite, InSight Center/MAS, understanding of NetScaler-StoreFront-Farm network communication, Understanding of Citrix data stores

14.  The resource needs to be a senior engineering level resource who may periodically need to effectively with engineering team, ops team and Citrix

15.  Responsibilities would include

a.    Level 4 support

b.    Develop design documentation

c.    Assist with solution design for capacity management and system performance requirements

d.    Assist with designing new XenApp, XenDesktop and NetScaler deployments as needed

 

Citrix technical Specifics:

5 plus years working with Citrix XenApp 6.5 and 7.x

5 plus years working with XenDesktop 5.6 and 7.x

  • Base Citrix policies
  • MS Server 2008 R2/2012 R2 and optionally 2016
  • Migration practices for 6.5 to 7.x VDA
  • Policies for hardening XenApp Published Desktop

 

Tuning for IE and video

  • Zoning
  • Load evaluators
  • Profile Management and associated storage tuning
  • Exposure to Director
  • Exposure to Edgesight
  • Knowledge of Insight Center/MAS
  • Can detail the communication paths involving Netscaler/Storefront and the Citrix farms
  • Experience with SQL as it relates to the Citrix datastores

 

Application integration experience would be a plus as this helps with real world tuning and load balancing settings.

 

Education

 

 Required Education

Bachelors / Degree or Equivalent Work experience with a demonstrated pursuit of ongoing education, certifications or technical learning.

 Required Experience

6 – 8 years or equivalent

 Basic Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, plus a minimum of 6 years of Citrix   Systems Engineering experience.  VMWare, Citrix and Windows MCSE Certification a plus.

 

  " We are equal opportunity employer and we encourage veterans and minorities to apply for the jobs"

Thanks & Regards

Harry John
Sr. Technical Recruiter,
Dynamic Enterprise Solutions Inc
Phone: (847) 874-7274 / 224-635-0898

Email: harry@dynamic-enterprise.net

URL: http// www.dynamic-enterrise.net

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150 N. Martingale Road, Suite # 830 Schaumburg, IL, 60173

Dice Id : 10450168
Position Id : DYES00014553
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