Azure WVD / Citrix Engineer
$120 - Per Day w2
Jersey City, NJ
A Contract position at One of the largest international banking networks with strong positions in Asia and a significant presence in the United States..
Pay Options: w2.
Contact Spencer Sotto. call (646)876-9544 / (212)616-4800 ext.220 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Job Code SS34279 or Click the Apply Now button ().
Location: Jersey City, NJ.
Skills required for the position: AZURE, Azure WVD, FsLogix, MSIX , CITRIX.
Detailed Info: Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Responsible for the maintenance, and support of the Azure WVD environment. Implement and proactively monitor WVD environment for capacity, risk, and workload and take necessary remediation steps. Develop and implement a process for WVD image updates and deployments. Responsible for the backup/restore of Azure WVDs. Responsible for the architecture, implementation and support of a Citrix Xendesktop environment including Netscaler components, thin clients & smartcards. Provide daily support for WVD / Citrix Xendesktop environment with users in various geographical locations. Implement robust monitoring of the WVD VDI environment. Take full ownership to work with various teams to resolve any production related incidents.
Be actively involved in the planning & implementation of new projects. Interface with Vendors and Internal Global Teams to ensure the environment conforms to the current standards. Manage Business Continuance in relation to Disaster Recovery. Maintain System high reliability, availability and resiliency levels. Provide 1st, 2nd and 3rd Level Support for the production Environments. Proactive System Performance Monitoring and capacity management. Perform system upgrades and mandatory security/OS patching. Provide 24*7 On call support based on rotation within the team. Perform thorough morning checks on all critical applications using existing tools or scripts.
Development/Computing Environment: Expert knowledge of Azure WVD
Expert knowledge of image deployment and updates for Azure WVD
Expert knowledge in the backup/restore of WVDs
Expert knowledge of Azure Cloud Powershell
Good knowledge of FsLogix
Good knowledge of MSIX packaging for Azure WVD
5 to 7 years managing Citrix Xendesktop / XenApp architecture and components
Expert knowledge of Citrix Xendesktop 7.X architecture and components
Expert knowledge of Citrix Netscaler 10.X and above technology
Software Engineering and Support for multiple products such as:
Microsoft operating system (Win 7, 64bit & Win 10), Office Suite, Microsoft Development tools (Visual Studio, etc.), Adobe products, Web Based apps, etc.
Expert knowledge of Windows OS components and technologies such as Windows Registries, PowerShell etc.
Good knowledge of smart cards or other two factor technologies and its integration with CITRIX clients.
Good knowledge of Active Directory (group membership)
Good working knowledge of implementation of SSL Certificates
Good understanding of Firewall rule implementation & troubleshooting.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Project Management and Documentation skills
Service oriented, positive, committed and enthusiastic team player..
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 34279