• Systems Administrator - Citrix - SISW - 240193

    SiemensNovi, MI 48376

    Job #1480937399

  • Company: SISW - EDA

    Job Title: Systems Administrator - Citrix - SISW - EDA - 239992

    Job Location: OR, WA, TX, MA, AZ, MI, AL, NY

    Job Category: Information Technology

    Do you enjoy solving problems and have a passion for building high availability systems and administration? Do you have experience in a medium scale data center environment? Siemens EDA is seeking a Citrix NetScaler Systems Administrator to join our Systems Engineering team to help manage our critical business systems data center.

    Daily duties will include (but not be limited to):

    • Maintenance of various components associated with theCitrix environment which includes, but is not limited to, PublishedApplications, Profile Management, Provisioning Services, Load Balancing,Redirect/Forwarding, VM Management and Group Policy

    • Work effectively as a team member in a fast paced, dynamic,deadline-driven environment

    • Respond to, identify, isolate and resolve issuesrelated to the Citrix environment

    • Assist in the analyzing, tuning and configuring ofCitrix environment to perform optimally

    • Manage guest Operating Systems including resourceallocation, patching, and user management

    • Participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation

    • Respond to all inquiries, incidents and projects in atimely manner meeting customer SLA


    • 5+ years professional experience in an enterprise leveldistributed data center environment utilizing a variety of technologiesand operating systems including Citrix NetScaler, SAN, NAS, SUSE Linux,Solaris, Windows Server, VMware, MS SQL and Oracle

    • 2+ years professional experience working as a Citrix orSystems Administrator in an enterprise data center environment

    • Experience in building, troubleshooting and maintainingCitrix NetScaler and/or other web load balancing solutions (NSX, F5, A10,etc)

    • Gather business and technical requirements necessaryfor the design, development and implementation of enterprise applicationdelivery and load balancing solutions

    • Working knowledge of web load balancing features (i.e.,application firewall, load balancing, etc.)

    • Provide Operating System administration for, but notlimited to Linux and Windows Server guests including guest OS builds,template creation and deployment, and VM cloning

    • Knowledge of backup and recovery best practices

    • Knowledge of Disaster Recovery best practices

    • Strong automation/scripting expertise (i.e., PowerShell,Ansible, Python)

    • Experience with the configuration and management of NASrelated technologies and file systems

    • Solid understanding of TCP/IP, LDAP, DNS and othernetworking protocols

    • Proven experience supporting and communicatingeffectively with end users and internal customers

    • System tuning and capacity planning activities gearedtowards meeting specified service levels

    • Strong knowledge of systems administration and bestpractices

    • Working knowledge of virtualization technologies suchas VMware, Docker, etc.

    Other Qualifications

    • A team player with good verbal and writtencommunication skills

    • A critical thinker and problem solver

    • Highly organized with solid documentation skills and consultativeexperience and skills

    • Able to work in high-profile, potentially stressfulcustomer environments

    • Able to work flexible schedules, evenings and weekends,according to project requirements

    • Able to deliver small projects with minimal oversightand direction

    • Able work as a member of a team on large projectstaking direction from a project manager and/or lead architect

    • Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA) and/or CitrixCertified Enterprise Administrator (CCEA) certification (desired but notrequired)



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    Organization: Digital Industries

    Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

    Experience Level: Experienced Professional

    Job Type: Full-time

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