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Job ID: 52172

Citrix Systems Engineer
Our client is hiring a Citrix Systems Engineer for their team in Hillsboro, Oregon.

Responsible for full life cycle management of global enterprise-level Citrix virtual application environment and related dependent technologies.
Install, configure, and maintain Citrix infrastructure (including VPX NetScalers/ADCs), published applications, and endpoint client versions.
Manage the day-to-day administration, maintenance, monitoring, capacity management, and problem resolution.
Serve as SME and L3 escalation for application support, troubleshooting, and guidance to junior Citrix engineers.
Responsible for keeping track of Citrix and RDS license and resource usage, trending and capacity planning for future growth.
Provide advanced technical consulting to internal teams for solution design, system management, performance tuning and modification of solutions.
Design and implement high availability throughout Citrix components, eliminating single points of failure, and taking into consideration disaster recovery and business continuity strategies.
Leverage extensive technical knowledge and experience utilizing Citrix to deliver solutions to the business. Plan, prioritize, and manage projects, service requests, and routine assignments.
Identify opportunities to optimize inefficiencies, standardize, and automate existing processes.
Accurately maintain all documentation as it relates to configuration, processes, service records, asset inventories, topologies, administration manuals, standard operating procedures, support contacts, etc..
Work within a ITIL framework, following change control policies, and leveraging enterprise ticketing system (e.g. Service-Now).

Required Skills:
7+ years supporting Citrix technologies, including XA/XD/CVAD (7.6 or later), Provisioning Services (PVS), Machine Creation Services (MCS), Web Interface/StoreFront, and Citrix App Layering, within a large enterprise environment.
4+ years managing NetScalers/ADC, to include Design/Architect/Deploy, Gateway, GSLB, Rewrite/Response Policies, Certificate Management, CLI, Utilization and Traffic Analysis.
8+ years of experience with Windows Server OS, on-prem (VMware ESX) and Cloud (Azure, AWS) based hypervisor environments, and LAN/WAN/Firewall network technologies.
Expert proficiency in scripting, especially PowerShell and Python.
Extensive experience navigating, querying, and extracting information from database sources (i.e. SQL) and presenting in easily digestible format, such as Tableau or Power BI dashboards.
Expert understanding of Windows internals and system level debugging for Windows 10 and Server 2008 and later.
Expert knowledge of Windows Active Directory, Citrix and Domain Group Policy, DHCP, DNS.

Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or related field OR equivalent work experience in a technical discipline related to Information Technology that demonstrates technical competency.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.

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