Citrix Systems Administrator Job - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-17
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Shaw Afb
South Carolina
United States

Citrix Systems Administrator (Job Number:441071)

Description:



SAIC has an upcoming opening for Citrix Systems Administrator. Must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain a Secret Clearance. Position is located at Shaw AFB near Sumter, SC.

Excellent opportunity to be hands on in a Citrix environment!

Job Description/Duties

- This position requires a strong background in XenApp 6.5 or higher (terminal service environment)
- XenDesktop – the ability to manage, maintain and update; must be experienced working in a production/live environment
- The Systems Administrator will perform daily system maintenance activities to maintain 24/7, 365 days/year system and services availability; activities include the repair, patching, fixing or replacement of existing hardware and software.
- The Systems Administrator will also provide Tier 2 Help Desk duties for tickets escalated.
- Knowledge and administration of VSphere Client 5.0 or higher; desire a VCP certification but not required
- Knowledge of NetApp would be a plus, but not primary duty
- This position will also maintain all databases required by the system and user base.
- The Systems Administrator will perform daily system maintenance activities to maintain 24/7, 365 days/year system and services availability; activities include the repair, patching, fixing or replacement of existing hardware and software.
- The Systems Administrator will also provide Tier 2 Help Desk duties for tickets escalated.

CDI

Qualifications:
Education/Experience:

- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Computer Engineering or related field with a minimum of 5+ years engineering work experience. 4 additional experience may be used in lieu of a degree.

- Experience with Citrix XenDesktop.

- DOD 8570 IAT Level 2 Certification - CompTIA Security +

- Must be able to obtain Citrix Certified Associate -Virtualization (CCA-V) and Citrix Certified Associate -Networking (CCA-N) within 6 months.

- Must be eligible to obtain a Secret clearance.

Operating in an environment with both physical and virtual servers, the Systems Administrator will support the backup and recovery of an end-to- end system which includes Microsoft and Red Hat Linux based systems, Servers, Thin Clients, SAN storage devices, C4I applications, Office Automations Services, and multiple classification domains.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 15, 2018, 7:47:03 PM
Primary Location: United States-SC-SHAW AFB
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time