Citrix Project Contract Engineer

Job TitleSectorLocationSalaryDate Added
Citrix Project Contract EngineerITBrightonDay Rate TBC27/09/2017

Our client, based in Brighton, is currently seeking a Citrix Project Engineer to join their team on a contract basis. There is an immediate start of this role.

They are seeking someone who has:

Essential Skills/Experience
 

  • Subject matter expert in Virtualization Technologies.
  • Experience delivering system designs, new infrastructure projects, system migrations,  and service improvement to existing infrastructures
  • Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 5 & 6, 6.5, 7+
  • Citrix Provisioning Services 6+
  • MS Windows Server 2003 – 2016
  • Active Directory and Core Windows Server Skills
  • VMware and XenServer – build / management of large scale environments
  • Medium to Large Scale Design and Implementation Projects
  • Application Virtualization – Microsoft App-V 4-5, Citrix Application Packaging
  • Citrix Web Interface and Citrix StoreFront – installation / management etc.
  • Monitoring & reporting toolsets – Edgesight
  • Ability to take ownership of technical issues and see them through to resolution
  • Extensive project delivery and 3rd line technical support experience (5 years min)
  • Wide knowledge of toolsets and techniques to measure performance and enhance the user experience
  • Customer facing and willing to travel
  • Strong Technical Documentation skill – to produce LLDs and HLDs for Design and Implementation work.
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • At least 3 years experience in a fast paced, dynamic IT environment
  • Experienced in using Microsoft Office Applications
  • A proven track record of taking project specific activities from start to finish
  • Good interpersonal skills and effective communication, internally and externally
  • Good customer care skills
  • Effective problem resolution skills
  • Ability to produce high quality documentation for use internally and externally
  • Ability to achieve targets as agreed by your manager
  • Willingness to work flexibly and at other locations as and when required

 

Desirable Skills/Experience /Qualifications
  • Citrix Certified Administrator
  • Citrix Certified Professional
  • Citrix Certified Expert
  • Citrix NetScaler Certification
  • Microsoft Windows Server – Core Skills
  • VMWare vSphere
  • Ability to design, build, and support Citrix Farms of varying sizes.
  • Ability to work effectively with support analysts within IT Services on escalations.
  • Project Management Experience
  • Experience of legacy editions ie. Citrix Presentation Server 4
  • Solid understanding of Networking Terminology and conventions
Personal Attributes
• Good standard of general education

• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels

• Ability to produce high quality written documentation

• Ability to work as part of a distributed team

• Good interpersonal skills and effective communication, internally and externally

• Effective problem resolution skills

• Ability to produce high quality documentation for use internally and externally

• Ability to achieve targets as agreed by your manager

• Willingness to work flexibly and at other locations as and when required