Responsibilities:

Challenge yourself as part of a dynamic, talented development group for a highly driven and successful technology. As a mid-level systems engineer, you will contribute your experience and skills to enhance technology service offerings across all aspects of financial services. The incumbent will have good technical skills and a strong desire to dig deeper to learn and apply designs, techniques, patterns and technologies to strengthen the team. Close business partnerships will drive your work as you gain business experience that will help you anticipate business needs while applying technology solutions in a rapid, proto-typing manner

Essential Functions:

  • Define Citrix Desktop Virtualization, Virtual Workspace, and Application Delivery strategy and roadmap
  • Design, implement and support enterprise-level Citrix environments o Install, configure, and maintain Citrix servers and related systems
  • Lead NetScaler implementations and configuration for networking, load balancing, and performance optimization
  • Develop, document, and enforce the standards and controls to ensure integrity of the Citrix environment
  • Identify opportunities to standardize, enhance, and automate existing processes
  • Provide advanced technical consulting to internal teams for solution design, system management, tuning and modification of solutions.
  • Investigate, troubleshoot, and resolve incidents and problems with Citrix and related systems
  • Serve as third level escalation for application support and troubleshooting
  • Engage in technical problem solving across multiple technologies
  • Own Root Cause Analysis and Problem Management for Citrix and related systems
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned
  • May assist in other related departments as required by business needs

Skills/Requirements:

  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in information technology
  • One of the following Citrix certifications is preferred: Citrix Certified Enterprise Engineer (CCEE), Citrix Certified Professional - Virtualization (CCP-V); Citrix Certified Expert -Virtualization (CCE-V); Citrix Certified Professional - Networking (CCP-N)
  • Extensive experience with Citrix technologies, including CVAD (Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7.1811 or later), Citrix NetScaler, PVS, Web Interface/StoreFront, Citrix Provisioning and Machine Creation Services (MCS), App-V Integration, Citrix AppLayering, Citrix Workspace Environment Manager.
  • Proficient in implementing end-to-end Citrix Desktop Virtualization, Virtual Workspace & Application Delivery solutions
  • Possess a detailed understanding of architectural dependencies of Citrix technologies
  • Must have the ability to identify and instill industry best practices
  • Experience in configuring and managing complex Citrix environments containing XenApp, XenDesktop, NetScaler, Storefront, Firewalls, and other supporting technologies
  • Ability to translate complex technical information into understandable business language
  • 7+ years of experience in deploying and managing large Citrix environments with over 2000 concurrent users
  • 7+ years of experience as Citrix Virtualization engineer/administration with responsibilities including roadmap design, assessments, architecture, planning, implementation and upgrades/migrations of Citrix Virtualization solutions
  • 7+ years of experience with Windows Server OS, VMware ESX based virtualized server infrastructure, and LAN/WAN/Firewall/VPN network technologies
  • Team Player with proven leadership, communication, organizational, and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to establish new standards for quality, performance or productivity
  • Self-motivated, with keen attention to detail and excellent judgment skills
  • Must have excellent writing and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and drive to results with a high emphasis on quality
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, mathematics or natural sciences preferred
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality