Added Mar 17, 2021 Citrix Administrator (22319) Carrollton, TX | Contract Apply

Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces
honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT
consulting, we need to talk! LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Citrix Administrator for a contract to hire opportunity with our client in Carrollton, TX!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to
our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our
clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard
every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates
who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

Job Description
The Citrix Administrator is responsible for providing technical support for the Citrix environment including monitoring, maintain, and upgrading while ensuring a high level of uptime.

Essential Job Functions:

Supports Citrix environment including XenApp and XenDesktop
Serves as escalation point for Citrix issues from the Help Desk
Performs general administration of servers (upgrades, patching & installs)
Provides direct and remote escalated application/server support in Citrix environments
Installs, modifies, and maintains applications hosted in the Citrix environment.
Supports and maintains information security measures as appropriate to the position
Monitors ticketing system and enter all relevant data as tickets are completed
Monitor Citrix environment for performance, reliability and security
Participate in on-call rotation and morning check rotation
Completes projects and daily tasks as assigned
Non-essential Job Functions:

Participates in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals
Adopts Fairway values in personal work behaviors, decision making, contributions and interpersonal interactions
Contributes to a positive work environment by demonstrating cultural expectations and influencing others to reward performance and value "can do" people, accountability, diversity and inclusion, flexibility, continuous improvement, collaboration, creativity and fun
Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge and Skills:
Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop
Solid knowledge and understanding of virtualization technologies such as VMware vSphere
Extensive knowledge and understanding of Windows server environments
Solid knowledge and understanding with Windows 7/10 and application delivery/packaging solutions
PowerShell, or any other form of scripting and automation
Basic understanding of Citrix NetScaler
Basic network understanding
Extensive knowledge and understanding of Citrix configurations and client management

Education and Experience:
Citrix Certified Associate
3+ years of experience working with Citrix
3+ years of experience working with XenApp and XenDesktop
Demonstrated experience in managing and deploying multiple high-availability Citrix farms
Solid understanding and proven experience with tools such as Process Monitor, Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, and other server monitoring tools to troubleshoot server software as well as network issues.
Experience with Citrix PVS and/or MCS
Must have experience supporting VMware ESXi environments
Must have experience configuring, troubleshooting, and supporting Citrix policies and user management tools
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and newer
Active Directory Group Policy Management
Intuitive and analytical approach to problem solving
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Experience discussing technology issues with business users and customers
A highly self-motivated individual with the ability to work effectively in a collaborative, team-first IT environment

Colorado salary range - $20/hr to $125/hr

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive
consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion,
creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity,
domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship
status or protected veteran status