Citrix Administrator

Patuxent River, MD
Oct 04, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
Full Time
The NAVAIR 7.2 DNA Data Center is looking for a Citrix Administrator. The Citrix Administrator's role is to ensure the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of the in-house information systems that support core organizational functions. This is achieved by monitoring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all networked software and associated operating systems. The Citrix Administrator will apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate, and resolve issues in order to maximize the benefit of IT systems assets. This is an onsite position.The Citrix Administrator Responsibilities:Coordinate with DNA Data Center customers and DAiTA Server Teams to ensure the systems in the Citrix environments are maintained in accordance with site security standards.Must provide support to the systems in the Citrix environments following government established processes, policies, and standard operating procedures.Work with vendors and assist application owners with system software updates and patches.Provide customer Program Management Tool application level support.Monitor ticketing system and respond to customer requests for assistance with Windows applications or support issues.Provide planning assistance to the engineering team for Windows application deployments.Research new Windows software and hardware requirements.Create and maintain documentation and procedures for Windows application support.Analyze and coordinate application/front-end/system/interface outages and interruptions.Maintain current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.Participate in special projects as required.Participate in the team's on-call rotation supporting outagesRequired Skills and Experience:Clearance Requirement:: Must have or able to obtain and maintain a DOD Top-Secret security clearanceSelected applicant must have DoD 8570/5239 IAT Level II Certification (Security + CE)The candidate must have experience with Windows server 2012, 2016 and 2019 as well as experience with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop, Active Directory, NTFS Permissions, account management, groups, and shares.Experience managing an enterprise server environment.The ability the manage multiple projects at a time.Desired Qualifications:3-5 years' experience with Citrix products desiredKnowledge of Citrix ADC a plus.Candidate must be self-motivated.Candidate must like working with a team.Performing general IT requirements, installation, configuration, maintenance, and security in a classified or unclassified network environment.Supporting configuring and publishing of virtual applications.Creating and maintaining virtual desktops.Hardening systems to comply with DoD IA policies.Performing security monitoring and maintaining security patches and updates.Providing ACAS vulnerability management and compliance reporting. #LI-EW1Who we areSmartronix, an OceanSound Partners company, delivers advanced solutions in digital modernization, cloud, cybersecurity, mission-focused engineering, systems integration and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities. The company provides expertise to design, manage and secure the world's mission critical enterprise solutions. We are a leading provider of next generation multi-cloud platforms to public sector and commercial markets leveraging most innovative global platforms. Headquartered in the Washington DC area, Smartronix has offices throughout the US and has been positioned by Gartner as a Leader in its 2020 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services, Worldwide.Who Are Our EmployeesOur employees are encouraged to think big and collaborate every day. We ensure that each employee is not only aware of our strategic vision; they are a part of it. This is because we know that our employees are critical components to the company's ever-growing success. Committed to ensuring the highest levels of customer satisfaction, Smartronix is structured around the programs and technologies we support to provide optimal and seamless operations. Due to our talented workforce, we have maintained a reputation for excellence, helping to assure the missions of our Department of Defense, Public Sector, Fortune 1000, and other Government and commercial customers.Smartronix is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation. Smartronix is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.