Citrix Engineer

Bloomfield, CT 06095 | Contract

Post Date: 01/10/2018 Job ID: 9824 Industry: Technology

Position: Citrix Engineer

Location: Philadelphia PA / Hartford CT / Remote

Status: Contract assignment

Estimated Duration: 10 months+

Hourly Target Range: TBD

Remote Option:   Yes

A Health Insurance company is presently looking for a  Citrix Engineer  to add to their growing team.

This is a great opportunity for an Engineer with a minimum of about 7-10 years’ experience, who will join a team that works collaboratively together. Experience is required with Unidesk/Citrix Application Layers, as you will be managing the infrastructure and creating layers. 

Job Duties to include:
  • Work with the current Engineering team to implement large-scale Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp 6.x and 7.x infrastructure components, including Citrix Storefront, Provisioning Services, Desktop Studio and Director.
  • Interact with customers via phone and email and sharing ideas with the rest of the team as well as working with development and QA when required.
  • Communicate effectively with customers as committed, impressing customers with the ability to deliver resolution or status according to that commitment.   Be able to communicate effectively with peers to ensure that technical issues are addressed in a timely manner.
  • Consistently share problem/cause/resolution information, troubleshooting tips, white papers, best practices, case studies, training information, etc.
  • Analyze the experiences of a user and implement solutions that consistently improve user experience.
  • Log all activity details into the case management system, and keep all cases up-to-date by logging actions taken, emails, contacts, and other pertinent information.
  • Write scripts using PowerShell to automate tasks and extract information from the infrastructure.

Skills Required for this role:
  • Experience with Unidesk/Citrix Application Layers.   
  • Managing the infrastructure and creating layers.  This is a required skill.
  • Experience with the following products and technologies: Citrix XenDesktop 7.x and XenApp v 6.5 and 7.x, StoreFront v 3.x, Windows Server 2008 and higher,  Windows 7 and Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Visio, PowerPoint and Project, and scripting with PowerShell.
  • Knowledge of network protocols including DNS, SNMP and DHCP.
  • Ability to create network and system artifacts including run books, diagrams, installation, maintenance, monitoring and troubleshooting procedures. 
  • Ability to present at different levels of the organization.
  • Knowledge of network protocols including DNS, SNMP and DHCP.

  • Bachelors' degree or equivalent experience

Benefits include Medical and Dental Insurance, 401(k), Employee Service Center, Referral Bonuses, Loyalty and Longevity Bonuses, Plum Benefits, and PNC Workplace Banking options

To be considered for this position you  need to have the ability to work in a very fast paced environment, have worked in an enterprise environment and possess all of the necessary skills listed above. 

If you feel you are qualified for this position, please apply directly via

Frank Paparelli

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